Pick 1- Um Plateau
Tucked away in a quite corner of Clausen, this elegant gem feels intimate despite its popularity. Incredible views in the garden are complemented by chic chairs with a signature Um Plateau cocktail in hand. They claim that the Botanist G&T is their best drink so we say let the experts decide!
Good for: A perfect evening; sit in a tranquil oasis while watching the train coast along. Bet you take a selfie, summer libation in hand!
Where: 6, Plateau Altmünster L-1123
When: Monday-Friday from 12-3:30pm & 6:30pm-1am, Saturday from 6:30pm-1am
Contact: Tel: 26 47 84 26
Pick 2- Bouneweger Stuff
This place is where the cool kids go. Their drink list isn’t extensive, but it’s good and is cheaper and more laid back than any city center bar. Their patio is on the sidewalk and on a sunny night the young and lovely spill out onto the street. Come Saturday and Sunday for brunch mimosas! This place feels like you could be in NYC or Paris in a hip hood…
Good for: People watching and being seen.
When: Monday-Saturday from 9am – 1am & Sunday from 10am-1am
Contact: Tel: +352 26 19 05 50
Pick 3- Vis-à-Vis
Vis-à-Vis outside patio is wonderful in the evening or a sunny afternoon. Their outside seating is really just an open courtyard but with bistro tables and chairs it feels Parisian. The vibe is jovial and there are regulars hanging out at all hours of the day.
Good for: Watching the city pass by.
When: Monday from 10am-1am, Tuesday-Saturday from 9am-1am
Pick 4- Scott’s Pub
You know how much we love Scott’s! Who wouldn’t love sitting on their terrace looking at the water and taking in the beautiful views of the Grund? Scott’s was of course also recommended by tons of our readers.
Good for: A cold beer, delicious eats and an incredible view.
Where: 4 Bisserweg, 1238 Lëtzebuerg
When: Monday through Thursday from 5pm-12am, Fridays from 5pm-1am, Saturday from 11am-1am, Sunday from 11am-12am
Contact: Tel: +352 22 64 75
Pick 5- La Cave a Manger
This is the perfect location to catch up with friends and family or just have a break in your day. There is never a bad time for wine, so this spot is always a good choice. Have a glass or share a bottle, enjoy some cheeses and meats, you can’t go wrong!
Good for: A bottle of their amazing wine. The staff are so helpful with recommendations!
Where: 1 rue Bender 1229 Luxembourg
When: Tuesday-Saturday from 10am-12am
Contact: Tel: +352 661 669 339/20 21 03 40
Pick 6- Urban
Urban is always a fan favorite. They have so many fun cocktails to choose from. If you build up an appetite after drinking, this is also the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat. We love the environment and the scene (in both locations).
Good for: People watching and a relaxed drink with friends.
Where: 2 Rue de la Boucherie, L-1247 Luxembourg and 7 Avenue du Rock’n’Roll, L-4361 Esch-sur-Alzette
When: Luxembourg City (Monday-Thursday & Sunday from 10am to 1am, Friday & Saturday from 10am – 3am); Belval (Monday-Thursday from 9am-1am, Friday from 9am-3am, Saturday from 10am-3am, Sunday from 12pm-11pm)
Contact: Tel: +352 26 47 85 78/26 57 32 81
Pick 7- Dipso
Dispo, the wine Republic, has a beautiful and large terrace. This is the perfect place for people watching, trying new wines and enjoying a day with nice weather.
Good for: Gin and tonic, who doesn’t love this classic?
Where: 4 rue de la Loge, Luxembourg
When: Tuesday-Saturday from 5pm to 1am
Contact: Tel: +352 26 20 14 14
Pick 8- Beet
We always rave about Beet for their amazing vegan food, but their drinks are just as good! They make amazing classic cocktails and have a great wine menu. Both locations have an amazing terrace!
Good for: Our readers who love a cocktail with a side of delicious vegan eats.
Where: 5, avenue des hauts fourneaux, LU-4362 Esch-Belval, Luxembourg/ 26 Pl. Guillaume II, 1648 Luxembourg
When: Belval (Tuesday-Saturday from 11:30am-2pm), Luxembourg City (Tuesday-Saturday from 11:30am-9:30pm)
Contact: Tel: +352 28 57 66 20
Pick 9- Drupi’s
Drupi’s has been recommended to us as a local hot spot so we definitely had to add it to the list. This is a chic and modern wine bar with an adorable terrace. They specialize in wines so tasty that you may want to take a bottle or two home for later.
Good for: An afterwork glass of wine and a mean charcuterie board!
Where: 26, rue de l’Alzette, 4011 Esch-sur-Alzette
When: Monday from 11:30am-7pm, Tuesday-Thursday from 10:30am-8pm, Friday from 10:30am-10pm, Saturday from 10:30am-8pm
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or +352 66 14 04 071
Pick 10- The Buvette
Part of the cultural centre Rotondes, the Buvette is relaxed, fun and friendly. You’ll find a mix of people enjoying an afterwork here which makes for a truly international vibe. The Buvette is Luxembourg at its best.
Good for: Mixing cocktails and culture.
Where: Place des Rotondes, 2448 Luxembourg
When: Monday from 11am-11pm, Tuesday-Friday from 11am-1am, Saturday from 2pm-1am, Sunday from 10am-11pm
Contact: +352 26 62 20 40
Pick 11: De Gudde Wëllen
With an incredible view of the Grund and everything from house cocktails to craft beers this terrace is not to be missed. It’s the perfect spot to spend a chill summer afternoon or evening catching up with friends.
Good for: Feeling like a local.
Where: 17 Rue du St Esprit, 1475 Luxembourg
When: Tuesday-Thursday from 5pm-1am, Friday-Saturday from 5pm-3am
Contact: +352 26 20 28 86
Pick 12- Parc L’eh
This is the perfect terrace to keep the entire family happy. You can choose to drink and enjoy the fine dining of Restaurant Parc L’eh or you can head to the more casual portion of the terrace for drinks and snacks. Located in Dudelange’s forest, the kids can play on the playground next door or walk the barefoot path when they’re tired of sitting with the parents. It’s a win/win.
Good for: Parents who want to sip on a lovely cocktail or glass of wine while the kids play.
When: Tuesday-Sunday from 11am-1am
Contact: +352 51 99 90
Pick 13- KYOSK
Ok not technically a terrace, but this open-air restaurant is one of our absolute favourite places to sip on cocktails with friends. There’s always music and good vibes at KYOSK. It’s the perfect place to pass a Saturday away. Also good for families as the kids can play in the park.
Good for: People watching and lounging in the sun!
Where: 10 Rue Léon Hengen, 1745 Luxembourg
When: Monday from 3pm-9pm, Tuesday-Saturday from 12pm-10:30pm, Sunday from 12pm-9pm
Contact: +352 621 720 944
Pick 14- Mama Shelter
No terrace list is complete without a mention of Mama Shelter’s rooftop bar. With awesome views of Kirchberg and great vibes (think sun beds, pétanque and ping pong) this is the perfect place to spend a summer evening under the stars. …no reservations though, so arrive with the relaxed mindset that you may wait for a place.
Good for: Feeling like you’re in a big(ger) city.
Where: 2 Rue du Fort Niedergruenewald, 1616 Luxembourg
When: Wednesday-Saturday from 5pm-1am
Contact: +352 20 80 44 05
Pick 15- Sky Bar
Hidden away on top of the City Concorde, this unexpected restaurant/bar has a wonderful terrace that makes you forget you’re technically in a mall. Fantastic cocktails and food…it’s a place we find ourselves often returning.
Good for: showing your friends you’re in the know.
Where: 80, route de Longwy, 8060 Bertrange
When: Monday from 9am-6pm, Tuesday-Saturday from 9am-1am