Upcoming events

Bottomless Brunch

Every Saturday 11am – 4pm

Best brunch in Hackney from Pretty F**king Good Brunch & Mario.   Dishes start from £6 with a £15 supplement for bottomless Prosecco, Mimosa, Bloody Mary, Coffee and Juice for 2 hours.

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National Burger Day

Thursday 23rd August


The most important day in the culinary calendar is back for 2018. Mr Hyde National Burger Day will be kicking off the burger celebrations on Thursday 23 August, where venues nationwide will be ...

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Andrew Thomson

Fri 24th Aug

The main man behind Huntleys +Palmers joins us for an all night set through the realms of disco, funk and Balearic.

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Free Summer Festival

Saturday 25th August

Star by Hackney Downs FREE Festival

Community-hub-pub The Star by Hackney Downs brings to you our snazzy Summer Festival. We venture to our grassy doorstep Hackney Downs Park for some village ...

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Regular events

Monday Offer 2 for £12 Burgers or 2 Grilled Cheese for £8

Every Monday from 4pm-10pm you can have 2 burgers for £12.
Choose between Cow, Chickpea or Chicken

Pub Quiz

Every Tuesday 7:30pm. £2 entry per person.

Prizes, 1st: £50 Cash prize 2nd: £25 Bar tab 3rd: £15 food voucher.

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Drawing the Star

Every Tuesday 7:30 – 9pm

Drawing The Star is a weekly life drawing group on the top floor of The Star by Hackney Downs. Untutored drawing for all, run by artists for everyone.


Starry Starry Night

Every Wednesday 7:30pm

Live acoustic music every Wednesday evening at The Star By Hackney Downs in our intimate, candlelit upstairs venue.

Workers Wednesday

Every Wednesday

20% off selected food and drink every Wednesday. For all local(ish) workers and students. Just sign up for our locals card. Giving the power back to the common man! Terms and Conditions apply. Not available for pre-booked events.

Register for our Locals Card

2 for 1 Cocktails Thursday

Every Thursday from 5pm

Come Down to the Star By Hackney Downs every Thursday and enjoy our delicious cocktails half price all night! Early weekend start anyone? Buy one get one free cocktails for loyalty card owners, not too bad is it? Cocktails start at £8.

Happy Hour

Every Friday from 5pm – 7pm

Happy hour every Friday 5pm – 7pm £3 pint (Five Points Pale Ale & Beck Vier) £3 Glass of red or white wine.