Private Hire

Birthday bash, Eurovision party, Dog Runway. We’re confident that whatever it is we can cater for your event.

If you’re looking for private hire in Hackney Downs, make sure to check out our spaces.


  • If you want an honest real quality and relaxed time, this is the place for you! The staff, the atmosphere is just all you need in life ! Prepare yourself for simply have a good time.

    SuperM - Design My Night review
  • Loved this stylish pub with great service, food and atmosphere. What more could you ask for. I’ll be back!

    Scarlett Franklin - Google Review
  • Excellent Sunday roast and bloody Mary’s. Service was unbeatable.

    Kerry - DMN Review
  • Always have a great time, super friendly staff and great burgers!

    Becky - Design My Night

The Wall of Fame

Roll up and be part of the photo tombola. Our pub wouldn’t be anything without you lovely lot and we want your photos to shine… don’t look too far though, some of them take some awful ones too. Next time you visit us make sure to tag your snap with the hashtag below to appear on our wall. – You’ll be a star kid.

Join the wall of fame! Tag us on Instagram using #starbyhackneydowns to be featured.

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~ tomorrow (Wednesday) ~ yoga and meditation in Nature ~ Hackney Downs 6:30-7:30pm ~ come down with your mat (we’ll be near the Star by Hackney Downs entrance) ~ or DM to book and I can bring you one along ☀️🙏🏼✨
‘The Star by Hackney Downs Joins Bloc’ 
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starbyhackneydowns is one of the latest venues to join Bloc’s advertising. A star was born when the venue was created by the team at electricstarpubs as the venue is energetic and perfect for Bloc users.

Users can check-in here to get 6 ⭐️, eat delicious food, order reasonably priced drinks and even do free karaoke 💃🕺. Check-in and check it out today, you won’t regret it 🎉
This girl always makes me smile. She baked a beautiful cake, and now she claims her reward. #birthdaycake #blackforest #starbyhackneydowns #london #burger
Chiaroscuro returns! dj SHE-RA's next synthwave retrofuturewave 80s Italo disco night in Hackney! Designed by me #djsheraofficial #djshera #starbyhackneydowns #chiaroscuro #chiaroscuroclub #synthwave #synthwaveart #retrofuturewave #italodisco #italo #outrun #electro #eastlondon #hackney #hackneydowns #synthwavemusic #synthwavefriday #synthwave #myhood #fiikdesign #djane
djbibop will be playing records at thediggersltd Social tomorrow night at the starbyhackneydowns
The brief: “We’re looking for record collectors and DJs who’s like to share heir hidden treasure with others”. So head down to hear some weird, whacky and wonderful music. These guys know their shit and the music’s always on point. 
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Every Tuesday


Think you've got what it takes to win our weekly prize and ultimate bragging rights? Book your table and join other likeminded boffins for our weekly quiz.

Opening Times

Monday - Friday
4pm - 12pm
Saturday - Sunday
12pm - 12pm


35 Queensdown Road, London E5 8NN