The Capital has a cool new rooftop bar. Upper 5th,in Shoreditch, occupies the 5th floor of the newly opened Courthouse Hotel, and treats visitors to some spectacular views of the London skyline.
The design vibe sets out to emulate contemporary New York, with a little London opulence. There’s room for up to 180 guests, with standing tables and lush scenery. The Garden is a reservation only area, with table service and inviting cabana sofa-‐bed seating.
Both areas offer a cocktail menu, devised by resident mixologist, Danut Fundulea.
The menu features a variety of small plates and sharer options.
Upper 5th is open from 3pm (midweek) and 12pm (weekends) till 11pm. Virtual DJs spin dance tunes and house every weekend.