The restaurant scene in Greenville, South Carolina, is booming, and more people are choosing to live and vacation here than ever before. What makes Greenville so special is the emphasis the city puts on local talent and locally sourced goods, offering visitors and locals alike a unique Greenville experience every time they come in town.

The Food Network, ABC News, Eater and other popular media outlets have been quick to explore Greenville and write up some of its best features, hot spots and must-try locations – and UP on the Roof has managed to stand out against the tough competition. With delicious food, handcrafted cocktails, and views you can’t find anywhere else in the city, we know why.

The Most Unique and Delicious Menu Options in Downtown Greenville


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named UP on the Roof one of the “11 Hottest New Restaurants in Greenville, South Carolina,” and local blogs like Visit Greenville SC named our rooftop one that everyone needs to experience.

Our uniquely crafted “Southern-leaning” menu impressed the critics at The Food Network when they visited UP on the Roof, naming us one of the best restaurants for “dining (and drinking) with a view” in Greenville. Calling out some of our “southern and savory” eats, they enjoyed our twist on a classic brunch item, the Duck ‘n Waffles, as well as the Humpty Dumpties, our special deviled eggs.

Not only do the critics love our food options, but our cocktails have been recognized as “regionalized” and “handcrafted.” At UP on the Roof, we pride ourselves on creating unique, refreshing cocktails that pair perfectly with dishes on our menu. Visit Greenville SC described our menus as “small plates (that) deliciously complement the libations, so do yourself a favor and order one or two samples.”

ABC News Highlights UP on the Roof as a Must-Try Restaurant

In a recent feature on the best spots in Greenville, ABC News highlighted UP on the Roof as one of the places visitors should definitely experience for its delicious menu and rooftop views. The piece really called out UP on the Roof for its brunch menu and bottomless mimosas.

Brunch is definitely a good time here at UP on the Roof. Served 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday, brunch at UP on the Roof is relaxed and inviting, with dishes like our Fried Chicken Biscuit Sliders and PB&J French Toast ensuring that everyone has a great weekend.

“The Best Skyline View” in Greenville Can Be Found at UP on the Roof

With unobstructed views of downtown Greenville and the Reedy River, UP on the Roof makes it easy for guests to linger a little longer when enjoying our savory brunch, lunch, or dinner options. Whether you’re sitting inside the restaurant or out on the rooftop, our views make an incredible first impression.

Visit Greenville, SC is full of experts on everything Greenville, and they agree that our views are just unbeatable.

“No one can refuse a rooftop bar. In the South, it’s practically social law. And UP on the Roof at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Greenville Downtown RiverPlace has the best skyline view, making it a no-brainer anyway.”

Experience UP on the Roof in Downtown Greenville

Whether you’re a Greenville local or visiting Greenville for the first time, join us at UP on the Roof. You’ll want to experience Greenville the right way by grabbing a seat on our rooftop and enjoying our stunning city views, unique Southern-style food, and handcrafted cocktails.

Give us a call at (864) 242-4000 or visit us online to reserve your table at one of Greenville’s best restaurants, UP on the Roof, today.