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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DJ Begge

Friday 20th July

DJ Beggé returns to the Star by Hackney Downs for an eclectic all-night session of fresh Afro-Latin records and funk floor-fillers, mixed with classic 90s garage, house and jungle.

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We Are The Sunset presents A Summer Jam

Saturday 21st July

WATS continues the dance and this time we’re chuffed to have ace record selector and Nu Northern Soul label boss Phil Cooper spin at our SUMMER JAM. Phil’s been rocking dance floors for more than 25 years a...

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El Conchitas

Friday 28th July

El Conchitas is one of London’s leading female dance DeeJay. El’s Dj set ranges from house to rare grooves, from nu- disco to tech house.


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Kitty Day’s One More Night

Wednesday 15th August

Sad House Daddy presents Starry Starry Nights, a live music e...

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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.