Feb 26, 2011|
Cotton's bar at Anting Lu
The original Cotton’s still draws the crowds thanks to its leafy terrace – perfect for enjoying a cocktail or a coffee on a summer afternoon.
132 Anting Lu, near Jianguo Xi Lu, 6433 7995
294 Xinhua Lu, near Dingxi Lu, 6282 6897
Sasha's restaurant and bar
The former residence of Soong Meiling and Chiang Kai-shek, this gorgeous restaurant and bar has one of Shanghai’s most attractive terraces.
11 Dongping Lu, near Hengshan Lu, 6474 6628
This Beatles-themed bar is especially popular in warmer months thanks to its tree-filled outdoor space.
45 Yueyang Lu, near Dongping Lu, 6431 6787
One of Shanghai’s best-located venues, Barbarossa’s terraces look out onto a lily pond inside People’s Park, towards the buildings of People’s Square.
People's Park, 231 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Huangpi Lu, 6318 0220
南京西路231号, 人民公园内 近黄陂南路
Chill out with an iced coffee on this family-friendly terrace inside the Ferguson Lane complex, or head down with your laptop on weekdays for free Wi-fi.
Ferguson Lane, 376 Wukang Lu, near Tai'an Lu, 6466 0361
The Apartment restaurant and lounge bar
The 47 Yongfu development is blossoming, and this rooftop bar is one of the highlights.
3/F, 47 Yongfu Lu, near Fuxing Xi Lu, 6437 9478
Decent beer can be tricky to find in Shanghai, but Kaiba has a great selection of imported brews. Its terrace gives out onto the 538 Kangding complex.
528 Kangding Lu, near Xikang Lu, 6288 9676
433 Changle Lu, near Xiangyang Lu, 5403 3218