“BEST ROOFTOP BAR IN CHICAGO” – Forbes Magazine
Opened in June, 2012 Drumbar, which sits on the 18th floor of the Raffaello Hotel, has become one of Chicago’s most celebrated and buzzed about cocktail-focused bars, earning such accolades as “Top Ten Bars in Chicago” by Chicago Magazine, “Best Whiskey Bar” by GQ Magazine, “Chicago’s Best Rooftop Bars” by Forbes Magazine, and “One of the Best New Bars in America” by Details Magazine.
Drumbar is a speakeasy style, cocktail-focused rooftop bar off Michigan Avenue atop the Raffaello Hotel. Located in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood, the moody yet energetic bar boasts an intimate indoor lounge area and a beautiful outdoor terrace with views of Lake Michigan and the Hancock building.
Drumbar’s spirits menu is comprised of an unparalleled selection of earnestly sought after whiskeys, scotches, bourbons and cognacs, available by the glass. Many of these are limited released, one-of-a-kind, highly allocated products meant to offer some of the unique spirits to our guests. Click here to take a tour.
Hours of Operation:
- Monday – Wednesday 5PM – 12AM
- Thursday – Friday 5PM – 2AM
- Saturday 5PM – 3AM
- Sunday 3PM – 10PM
Happy Hour Monday-Friday 5-7pm
After 8:00pm, dress code is strictly enforced (no baseball caps, sandals, baggy clothes, etc.). All guests are required to be at least 21 years of age and must present a government-issued ID at time of entry. Please review our disclaimer list here.
At Drumbar, we are committed to making our property accessible to all. Our bar and restrooms are ADA accessible.
Your experience matters to us and we want to ensure it is a good as it can be.