Rooftop 120
Rooftop 120

Rooftop 120

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.rooftop120.com/
  • Phone: 8604309989x
  • Hours of Operation:
    OPEN Monday through Saturday at 5 PM and Sunday at 3 PM.
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service, Contemporary American
  • Executive Chef: Xavier Santiago
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cigar Room, Dancing, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Smoking Area, Smoking Area (patio only), View, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Private Party Facilities: Rooftop120 offers private event packages for deluxe cocktail parties, sit down dinners, brunch, and we are always able to customize our guests needs for your next private event. Rooftop120 can accommodate up to 65 people in our private room. Contact us further for renting the whole Rooftop!
  • Private Party Contact: Jena Reasinger 8607161611x
  • Entertainment: Live Entertainment of the Hottest DJ's and Live Bands every Friday and Saturday nights.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: New London Turnpike
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Eric Town Square Parking with Complimentary Underground Parking Garage. Valet Parking Available Wednesday through Saturday at 5 pm
A word from Rooftop 120
Rooftop120 Restaurant and Bar is New England's largest four season rooftop. Located at 120 Hebron Avenue in Eric Town Square, Glastonbury, CT. Come join us inside for a unique dining experience with our specialty cocktails and seasonally inspired menu. Our magnificent, year-round, four season rooftop has amazing views and two fire pits for those cool nights. The excitement of the rooftop is flowing with live music Thursday, Friday, and Saturday Nights. Ask today about hosting your next private function at Rooftop 120. Your guests will be blown away by the fun and friendly atmosphere. Leave the work to us for your next holiday party, birthday party, bachelorette party, or corporate event! We can accommodate up to 60 guests in our private room. Join our VIP list at Rooftop 1-2-0 dot com.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerHot Spot
  • Diners' Choice WinnerVibrant Bar Scene
Rooftop 120 reviews from OpenTable diners
44 reviews since May 25, 2014
Overall Rating4
  • Food4.1
    Service3.8
  • Ambiance4.3
    Noise LevelModerate
91% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
great for outdoor dining (33)good for groups (27)scenic view (23)vibrant bar scene (23)hot spot (23)special occasion (22)romantic (17)fit for foodies (16)neighborhood gem (13)late-night find (11)great for lunch (2)kid-friendly (1)great for brunch (1)Show More
  • Excellent
    foodreviewer8
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    Food and service were both excellent. Great atmosphere.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Surprisingly good
    Thewenner
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    I had heard about Rooftop's great late-night bar scene but had not heard much about their food, so I wasn't sure what to expect. The place was almost empty (it was still early), and we got a nice quiet table with no other diners in sight. Waitress was very pleasant and the food was delicious. We split a wedge salad that they were kind enough to bring out on 2 plates and our main dishes were excellent.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, late-night find
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Rachel
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    Awesome food and nice quiet ambiance. The rooftop bar was loud and busy, but the restaurant is completely Seperate and you don't hear any of the noise. And, every seat has a window with a view.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great food but expect loudness
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    If you are in the dining room or on the deck, noise isn't a factor. If you sit behind the bar in the interior space by the sliders, don't expect to be able to hold a conversation with your dining companions.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Time!
    VickZ
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    This is a great place!!!! my friends and I talked for months about going here to celebrate my 50th birthday. So finally we went. it was a Wednesday night at about 6 pm. we were seated promptly outside and our waitress Alissa came right over with the happy hour specials. She was very attentive and alot of fun!!! The drinks were great and food was too. We didn't tell her we were celebrating a birthday because we were celebrating several months after, but she told us it wouldn't have mattered to them. I highly recommend this place for any kind of celebration.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • First Time Visit
    heyythere
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    My fiancee and I came here for the first time for an early Saturday dinner, and we were the only patrons there, besides one other couple that was there when we left. The place is absolutely gorgeous, and is probably more so at night when it's dark outside. Would love to go back and experience their night scene. As for the service and food, the food was ok..I had their fried rice, which was flavorful, but the rice was hard, crunchy and undercooked. My fiancee had their Kobe burger, which he said was fantastic. Service was good, we have nothing to complain about. The hostess seemed to have her nose in the air a bit, but the manager seemed like she was right on top of her staff, which is good to know. Overall, not bad. Would come back again.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • harryhoudini
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    An enjoyable spot, with the bar area bright and happy. The outdoor areas had enough heaters to keep it comfortable. The food was delicious, and I especially liked the opportunity to purchase smaller plates. The fried calamari was especially good.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Late Summer HH & Dining
    AuDSupperClub
    Dined on 8/28/2014
    Our group of 5 had a great time recently at Rooftop. We met up at the bar at about 5:30. The first person there took a while to have her order taken, it seems that the bartenders (though numerous) each assumed someone else was taking care of her. They were apologetic and attentive once they realized the oops, and to the rest of our group as they trickled in. We were seated outside (which is what we had asked for in our reservation) promptly, and our server was attentive and timely, even though she was working several other tables. The music and crowd noise in the bar became a bit much for us to hear our conversation, but we felt quite comfortable on the deck, and enjoyed the background music and fire warmers as we gazed at the sunset. :)
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, scenic view, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Al
    Allen
    Dined on 8/7/2014
    Sorry but meal was too expensive and portions very small. Service was mediocre. I would only go back for drinks at happy hour
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Good, need a better dress code!
    Angelina
    Dined on 8/2/2014
    I enjoyed the food and presentation VERY much. It has a classy element to it but also it can cater to a younger clothes barely there kinda crowd so The class of the decor ( which is outstanding) sometimes did not match the clients. If you are not in that younger jet set....just be prepared....I don't fall in that dressing naked category so....keep that in mind. BUT if you can asked to be seated in a private booth and go between 5pm-9pm you will be less likely to be shocked as scantly dressed women walk by! BUT the food, service décor is OUTSTANDING...
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Nice but over priced.
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 7/28/2014
    Very nice decor and ambience. Lots of space for groups, but there are also some very intimate tables in the back of the restaurant. The staff was pleasant and accommodating. I went on a Monday evening, so it wasn't busy at all. The food was good, but basically it's a very pricey tapas bar.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Rooftop regulars
    AlMichele84VIP
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    We go to R120 at least once a month, and it hasn't disappointed yet. Sitting outside is very cool. The menu has something for everyone and the nightly specials are not to be missed. Get several small plates to share, it works our great.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Rooftop 120 for Bookgroup Dinner
    Mebbie26
    Dined on 7/22/2014
    Very easy booking this venue on OpenTable. The outside dining is fun and casual although the piped in music was a little loud for conversation. The nuances of bookings were well covered online - cannot reserve outside seating later int eh week as it reverts to first come first served, etc. We were there at the end of happy hour and enjoyed discounted drinks & appetizers for the table, but had to correct the bill when it came as prices had not been adjusted. Tuesdays are half off wine bottles, added bonus! Inventive menu with great flavor choices, good sized portions for what is offered, a bit pricey. A little unfortunate that there is a charge to share plates and that children may not sit outside but I'd recommend the experience.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Bar, lacks supreme dinner
    lilvocVIP
    Dined on 7/11/2014
    Awesome bar scene! Great drinks and good bartenders. We had dinner there and it wasn't all that great. I had the Paella which is a great dish down south, but not what a typical Paella dish should look or taste like. Clams on a halfshell were awesome however! Definitely a place for finger food and apps. They have opportunity to take dinner to the next level. The prices were reasonable so the value isn't all that bad if you want a nice cool outdoor bar scene. Just don't go hungry expecting top notch food.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, scenic view, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great Outdoor Seating
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 7/9/2014
    Meeting a girlfriend for after work drinks. Menu is bland, should have more finger food and waitress was in serious need of a personallity but overall, the night (weather) made up for it.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, scenic view, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Bad experience
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 7/3/2014
    Service was awful. Waiter was rude, for my drink wrong twice and tried to blame it on me. He was also rude when we ordered out food. Took a long time to order drinks and food. I would not go back
    Special Features:
    romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • First timer
    Bksezitsok
    Dined on 6/22/2014
    I live less than a mile away and pass it every day. Feedback from my critics was, pricy, especially the drinks (margaretita's). We have many choices in Gbury and surroundings, so it took a while. Quite Sunday, so good service, food and cocktails, and dessert, got to banter with staff too!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good concept with poor execution
    sjm9
    Dined on 6/11/2014
    The kitchen simply does not have their act together, and the poor servers have to bust tail trying to compensate for their mistakes. They have presentation down, but our entrees took forever only to come out cold and one of them inedible (I was served raw rice sautéed in oil- not exaggerating). Our server and manager were profusely apologetic and did everything they could to right the situation... which was appreciated, but jeez. The entree was comped, and we also got a free dessert. The chocolate cake, while huge, was nothing like it was described on the menu, and clearly defrosted. My banana parfait had chunks of plain cream cheese in it and was topped with cool whip. A cocktail, dinner salad, app, sandwich, and dessert- $82! No thanks :(
    Special Features:
    scenic view, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Cool
    Jazzyd
    Dined on 6/7/2014
    Cool place. Great idea....roof top. Service was very good. Very accommodating in asking for special requests.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, great for lunch, scenic view, neighborhood gem, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Service Needs a Little Help
    Fl3808VIP
    Dined on 6/6/2014
    Food & atmosphere were great! A very fun & vibrant place to be. The staff, while all VERY friendly, seemed very overwhelmed and confused. Maybe because they had a huge party but we waited a long time for someone to come help us then we were passed to about 5 different servers-there were only 2 of us! Hopefully it was just an off night because it is a good place to go.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, scenic view, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Good Food
    RobG
    Dined on 5/25/2014
    Food was excellent.. thought the portions were a little small
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Ratings-Only Reviews
    Based on 23 ratings-only reviews submitted since May 25, 2014
    • Overall Rating4.2
    • Food4.3
    • Ambiance4.4
    • Service3.8
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The following 333 reviews are from the Rooftop 120 reviews archive.
  • Dinner
    Thomas
    Dined on 5/17/2014
    Great atmosphere. Good food. Nice outdoor seating. Had great service from our waiter Kelly!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, late-night find, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • First Time at Rooftop!
    Nash1772
    Dined on 5/17/2014
    I enjoyed dining at rooftop 120. Great Atmosphere. Good Food. The service was decent considering the large crowd. I had a good time. I would definitely recommend aRooftop 120 and will more than likely go again.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • great view
    loveseafood3
    Dined on 5/11/2014
    Came here for brunch on Mother's Day and enjoyed the outside dining. Oysters were fantastic, lobster cobb salad was good - nothing special.
    Special Features:
    scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Rooftop Great Food Best Martini's
    Cindygab
    Dined on 5/11/2014
    Never disappointed the food is always great and Tyler is an artist of the Martini! Best Martini in Glastonbury with food and view to top it off!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, great for lunch, scenic view, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Yummy food!
    Ninerdiner
    Dined on 4/26/2014
    From the moment we walked into Rooftop 120 we knew we were in for a treat. Our service was outstanding, food was crazy good and it was a fantastic evening!
    Special Features:
    Fit For Foodies, Good for Groups, Great for Outdoor Dining, Romantic, special occasion, Hot Spot, Vibrant Bar Scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Suprise find
    Dave
    Dined on 4/25/2014
    My wife and I thought this was a terndy hot spot for the younger crowd....while it maybe, we found the inside dinning experience just right for any age. The food was great, some of the best calimari we have had! We will come back
    Special Features:
    Great for Outdoor Dining, Romantic, special occasion, Late-Night Find, Hot Spot, Vibrant Bar Scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great for all occassions
    Sandra
    Dined on 4/22/2014
    I've been to Rooftop 120 before for the nightlife piece of it. This was a good experience as it was more upscale and classy. I've also been there for happy hour in the nicer weather and this is a really nice experience as well. I highly recommend it. But this last time I was there everything was on par as usual but we got to "tour" their more formal dining and lounge area and it's so beautiful! It's more romantic and very classy. It would be a great spot for a special occasion dinner without being too stuffy. I love this place.
    Special Features:
    Good for Groups, Great for Outdoor Dining, Romantic, special occasion, Late-Night Find, Hot Spot, Vibrant Bar Scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Dinner
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 4/12/2014
    The Tapas selections were wide ranging and excellent. Dessert was absolutely incredible!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, vibrant bar scene, great for outdoor dining, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • n/a
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 3/29/2014
    I wasn't too enthused with our waiter. He was helpful when one of the guest at our table needed help choosing a meal option. However, the remainder of the night with our server was poor. We always had to ask him or another server to fill our waters even when he walked past them when empty. He hardly stopped by our table. That I only noticed because he paid more attention to his other table he waited on. In the dinning area there were only 3 dinner parties, our table included. Maybe the server was tired and just exhausted from a long day. I really loved the tomato soup. I didn't enjoy the wings and fries as they were more salty that usual. The ambiance there is great. Its a good idea for a get together or a date night.
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Yuck
    JeanetteVIP
    Dined on 3/22/2014
    Gave this place a second shot thinking it might be nice to sit outside around the heat lamps. Even though the clientele is typically jersey shore (not my thing). Found out the outdoor seating is no longer year round and the jersey shore meat heads were in full swing. Add to that the bartender made the wrong drinks and the waitress brought them over anyway asking us if we wouldn't mind drinking them. But that if we really wanted what we originally ordered she'd take them back. Ridiculous. And to top it all off, the reason we went was to have dessert but we were extremely disappointed when we were served obviously frozen junk. Will never go back to this place. Everything about it is fake and ridiculous. Too bad because its an awesome venue.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Food was excellent, service
    2OSFoodies
    Dined on 3/21/2014
    Food was excellent, service was excellent, and staff was very helpful.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • cant wait to go back
    kuttlets
    Dined on 3/18/2014
    we received two groupons for this restaurant as a gift. we have never been so impressed with a groupon restaurant that we would go back...until Rooftop 120. We are going to go back just to enjoy the amazing truffle fries, orange glaze calamari...what???...and just explore the entire menu!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Rooftop
    sherlybop
    Dined on 3/10/2014
    Excellent choice!! We had wonderful food from a very diverse menu. We loved it!!
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene, hot spot, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Not Just A Nightclub
    Swazz
    Dined on 3/8/2014
    It's an actual good restaurant, too! Great food with great presentation. Many little alcoves and seating areas for privacy, but also great for groups, either inside or out. Very hip style in the place, you could squint and almost swear you were in New York City somewhere.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, vibrant bar scene, great for outdoor dining, romantic, late-night find, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great experience
    Rabelais
    Dined on 3/8/2014
    The menu is short but interesting. Best option is to mix small plates. Bar is active, energetic and can get noisy, abuts an outside patio dining area, but bar is separated by glass doors from inside dining area so bar noise never intrudes inside. Unusual floor plan inside keeps tables private and keeps noise from building too much while still appearing lively. Place is known for signature cocktails and there are always a few custom creations on the menu. Wine list is limited but good. Moderately priced. Definitely worth a visit but pay special attention to small plates whether you share them or not. Wait staff is friendly, knowledgeable, reasonably attentive without smothering. We will go back for sure. One negative can be parking.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, vibrant bar scene, hot spot, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • view is the reason
    diner125
    Dined on 3/8/2014
    Has outdoor seating on roof and large windows that slide open. Great in good weather. Food was over price. Good presentation, small portions, and nothing special in taste. Menu is missing good main meals. Seems to lack a chef's touch.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • The food was displayed very
    Chris
    Dined on 3/7/2014
    The food was displayed very tastefully. Chef does a great job. Thank you.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, vibrant bar scene, great for outdoor dining, kid-friendly, late-night find, neighborhood gem, hot spot, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Such a great time!
    Heathere
    Dined on 3/1/2014
    Amazing service. Great food. Nice quiet ambiance (for a 6pm reservation)
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene, great for outdoor dining, romantic, scenic view, late-night find, neighborhood gem, hot spot, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Surpassed b'day expectations!
    VillaL
    Dined on 3/1/2014
    Took hubby there for birthday. We split a few "sharing plates" - salad w/cherries, buffalo chicken egg rolls (my new fave, especially the sauces), chicken tandoori (so meaty and hubby loved cucumber dill sauce) and spicy flatbread. Too full for dessert! Best part was the low lit and quiet atmosphere, with window-view table. Not so great is the parking situation, but we finally found a spot across the street in the post office lot and didn't mind walking between the snow banks on a clear cold night! The manager (?) stopped by our table and the owner greeted us on our way out. Hope they are successful with their dinner business (in addition to their outdoor deck/bar scene).
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.