The Gravity Bar, 7th floor, Guinness Storehouse, St James's Gate, Dublin 8. +353 1 408 4800. The all-glass-walled circular rooftop bar at 7th floor of the Guinness Storehouse. Or pour your own pint at the museum's rooftop Source Bar (5th floor). Sitting sky-high, relax and enjoy the uninterrupted panoramic views across Dublin City. email
The Rooftop Restaurant at Marks & Spencer, 15-20 Grafton St, Dublin 2. +353 1 679 7855. Atop their department store is Marks & Spencer's new Dublin rooftop restaurant. The atmosphere is bright and airy with an outdoor terrace overlooking Grafton Street. ph
La Corte, Top Floor, Powerscourt Townhouse Shopping Centre, South William St, Dublin 2. +353 1 633 4477.
Roof Terrace, Fitzsimons Hotel, 21-22 Wellington Quay, Temple Bar, Dublin 2. +353 1 677 9315. Open-air heated rooftop terrace bar.
The Roof Garden, The Grand Social, 35 Lower Liffey St, Dublin 1. +353 1 874 0076 Rooftop beer grden. Mon to Thurs 4pm-11.30pm. Fri & Sat 3pm-2.30am. Sun 3pm-11.30pm.
Parnel Heritage Pub, 72-74 Parnell St, Dublin 1. +353 1 878 3380 Rooftop bar and elevator to get you there. Mon to Thurs, Sun 11am-12 midnight. Fri & Sat 11am-1am.
Clouds Rooftop Restaurant, at Dublin Airport, Old Airport Road, Cloghran, Co. Dublin. +353 1 866 7500. This rooftop restaurant has unique views across the airport runways in one direction and uninterrupted views across Dublin and out into the bay and the mountains in the other.
The Blue Light, Barnacullia Road, Sandyford, Dublin 18, Sandyford, Dublin, Co. Dublin. +353 1 295 4682 Great view over Dublin. Mon to Thurs 12pm-11.30pm. Fri & Sat 12pm-12.30am. Sun 12pm-11pm
Lady Lucy's Rooftop Restaurant, The Millrace Hotel, Carrigduff, Bunclody, Wexford. On the 4th Floor with panoramic views of Mount Leinster & the picturesque town of Bunclody. Bunclody is situated on the N80 between Carlow and Enniscorthy.
Blue Wave Restaurant, Atlantic Coast Hotel, Westport, Mayo, Ireland. +353 982 9000. The hotel is a member of the Carlton Hotel Group. Stunning rooftop restaurant on the 4th floor of the hotel, on the shores of Clew Bay.
Rooftop Restaurant, Wine Street Carpark, Co. Sligo. +353 71 914 4421. Up the stairs.
Fossa Rooftop Restaurant, Killarney, Co. Kerry. +353 64 31497.
Rooftop Bar & Restaurant, Castle St, Tralee, Co Kerry. +353 66 712 8111
The Rooftop Restaurant, Ballybunion Golf Hotel, Main Street, Ballybunion, Co Kerry. +353 68 27 111. All of Ballybunion's beauty can be enjoyed from the Rooftop Restaurant with its panoramic views of the complete shoreline.
Austin's Rooftop Restaurant, Austin's Dept Store, The Diamond, Derry BT48 6HR. +44 2 871 261 817.
Fahrenheit Rooftop Restaurant Dundalk, 14th floor, Crowne Plaza Dundalk, Green Park, Inner Relief Road, Dundalk, Co Louth. +353 42 939 4900. + 353 87 1423 4917 Breathtaking panoramic views of the Cooley Mountains & Peninsula and the Irish Sea. Rooftop open from Thursday to Saturday and for Sunday Lunch.