8 of New York City's best rooftop bars

There's something about being far above the hubbub of the Big Apple's streets, especially in the summertime, when humidity levels soar and the concrete feels like it's emanating heat waves.

Sesame rice

This nutty, fragrant dish goes great with grilled meats.

Grilled pineapple

Try this as an appetizer, with an entree or as a base for a dessert!