The Ellipse Rooftop Bar

Best Rooftop Bar In Downtown Washington DC Near The White House ~ Now Open!

Hours ~ Now open!

Monday-Friday: 5pm to 11pm
Saturday: 4pm to 11pm
Sunday: 5pm to 10pm


Happy Hour

Monday-Friday: 5pm to 7pm

Opened in June 2016, Ellipse Rooftop Bar offers spectacular views of downtown Washington DC, local & seasonal beer, signature cocktails, specialty wine, small bites, and exceptional service.


Perched high above the nation’s capital, atop the Hyatt Place Washington DC/White House is The Ellipse, Washington DC’s newest and best rooftop bar destination. Chic and stylish, the Ellipse Rooftop Bar features ultra-plush seating, cozy fire pits, and a retractable canopy. Immerse yourself in stunning skyline views of K Street towards the Key Bridge and the Walter E. Washington Convention while enjoying a drink with friends, clients, or colleagues. A welcoming gathering spot for visitors and locals alike, The Ellipse Rooftop Bar brims with the best of Washington DC. From our notable collection of cocktails, array of local and premium beers, a selection of fine wines, and a sampling of light menu offerings we offer a spirited escape from the noise of the city.


Private Events

A unique event venue destination, The Ellipse is perfect for intimate gatherings, groups, corporate events, and social celebrations. Featuring a retractable canopy, luxe seating, fire pits, and panoramic views of the city, our rooftop is the perfect private party destination for any occasion.


For booking information, please contact the sales office at 202-830-1903.

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1522 K Street, NW, Washington, D.C., USA, 20005

  • Tel: +1 202 830 1900