Hotel Empire New York City Rooftop Sign

The Empire Rooftop Bar & Lounge

Rooftop Bar + Restaurant in the sky of New York City's Upper West Side

Empire Hotel Rooftop Lounge New York City
Empire Rooftop Bar at Night - The Empire Hotel New York City
The Empire Rooftop Bar New York City
Outdoor Patio of the Empire Hotel Rooftop Bar NYC
Empire Rooftop Bar - The Empire Hotel New York City
Delicious Drinks and Dining at the Empire Rooftop Bar in NYC

Join us on The Empire Rooftop for a stately escape on our rooftop haven. We invite you to stop by for a meal or cocktail, and enjoy the magnificent panoramic New York City views, directly over Lincoln Center, Columbus Circle, and Central Park. Named as Diner's Choice by Open Table.

The Empire Rooftop is open year-round and offers a luxurious 8000 square feet of interior and exterior space. Complete with East and West Terraces, our lounge has two bars, an intimate fireplace, and a retractable roof on the West Terrace. Serving up brunch on weekends, delicious cocktails + fare options 7 days a week, and endless NYC views 365 days a year.  

Guests of all ages are welcome on the roof until 7PM, when those under 21 must vacate. Seating reservations for the Rooftop Bar can be made starting one week in advance.

Private Events

With significant outdoor and indoor space for over 250 guests, The Empire Rooftop is the ultimate setting for your next private event; Holiday Parties, Weddings, Film Shoots, Premieres, Social and Corporate Events alike. 

44 West 63rd Street 10023 New York United States


Monday - Tuesday: 2 pm - 12 am
Wednesday - Thursday: 2 pm - 1 am
Friday: 12 pm - 1 am
Saturday: 11 am - 1 am
Sunday: 11 am - 12 am

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