With a name like The View it should come as no surprise such an establishment wouldn’t be mentioned. Found in the Marriott, be sure to visit at sunset.
Few places would impress your date like the view from Waterbar where you can feast on a great menu and drinks, along with an immaculate view of Bay area lights.
A trip to Bar 5 at Coqueta is almost mandatory. Be sure to get there early or put your name in with the hostess as tends to fill up quickly.
In the South Bay is Cielo insider the Hotel Valencia, not just a fave for the view but also the rooftop bar and terrace.
Minutes from Union Square is Jones, a hip yet sophisticated establishment that’s popular with many locals.
The Starlight Room offers exceptional views from atop the Sir Francis Drake Hotel and surrounds you with elegant style.
The rooftop bar El Techo also provides great food, excellent cocktails and grand views.
Another not so well kept secret, and what it lacks in altitude is made up in view worthiness when visiting Vesuvio.