> La Terrasse Cuisine & Lounge, Sofitel Hotel
Located by the famous Villa Borghese Park, the restaurant and bar at the five-star Sofitel hotel offers unrivaled views over the city, including St Peter’s Basilica. According to the hotel website, the restaurant offers Mediterranean cuisine with a French twist with delicacies ranging from organic risotto to burrata cheese with tomato confit and delicate macarons.
A: Via Lombardia 47 | Hours: 12pm-12am | Price: $$$$ | T: +39 06 47 80 22 999 | E: h1312-fb1@sofitel.com | W: restaurants.accorhotels.com | Reservations: Recommended

> La Terrazza dell’Eden and Bar La Terrazza, Hotel Eden
A short stroll from the Spanish Steps and Villa Borghese, Hotel Eden houses the Michelin-starred rooftop restaurant, La Terrazza dell’Eden which offers some of the most magnificent views across the city and is popular with celebrities. Alternatively, you can visit the hotel’s Bar La Terrazza – also on the roof – where you can enjoy one of the signature cocktails while listening to live piano music.
A: Via Ludovisi 49 | Hours: Wed-Mon. 7pm-11:30pm | Price: $$$$ | T: +39 06 4781 2752 | E: stefania.ruggeri@dorchestercollection.com | W: dorchestercollection.com | Reservations: Recommended

> Restaurant Roof Garden, Hotel Forum
Located in the city’s historical centre, this hotel takes its name from the Roman Forum right next to it. Its rooftop restaurant offers fantastic views over the Forum and beyond. On the restaurant’s website it promises “international cuisine with an Italian touch” and a wine list “to subvert your senses”.
A: Via Tor de’ Conti 25-30 | Hours: 7am-11pm | Price: $$$$ | T: +39 06 67 92 446 | E: roofgarden@hotelforum.com | W: ristoranteroofgardenforum.it | Reservations: Recommended

> Terrace, Residenza Paolo VI
Go up to this hotel’s terrace for some fantastic close-up views of St Peter’s Basilica and the Apostolic Palace. Technically this one is more of a bar than a restaurant, but light meals are served here.
A: Via Paolo VI 29 | Hours: 4pm-12am | Price: $$$$ | T: +39 06 68 48 70 | E: info@residenzapaolovi.com | W: residenzapaolovi.com | Reservations: Recommended

> Aroma Restaurant, Palazzo Manfredi
This historical villa turned five-star hotel offers magnificent views of the Colosseum from its Michelin-starred restaurant. The menu changes according to season and boasts the freshest of ingredients.
A: Via Labicana, 125 | Hours: 7:30pm-12am | Price: $$$$ | T: +39 06 97615109 | E: info@aromarestaurant.it | W: aromarestaurant.it | Reservations: Recommended

> Zest Bar & Restaurant and Restaurant Sette, Radisson Blu
Both bar and restaurants are located on the roof of the Radisson Blu hotel, which is handily located by Rome’s central Termini station. You can even take a dip in the hotel’s two rooftop pools as well as soak in the view.
A: Via Filippo Turati 171 | Hours: 6:30am-12am | Price: $$$ | T: +39 06 444 843 84 | E: info.rome@radissonblu.com | W: radissonblu.com | Reservations: Recommended

Source: The Local IT