Upcoming events

Sunday Roast Launch

Sunday 23rd September

Get a free glass of Pinot Noir wine when you book ahead for Sunday 23rd September.

We have a new kitchen residency at the Star by Hackney Downs. Welcome to the team, The Black Star Kitchen. A catering company...

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S.S.N. #139: Cooper Collective/Rick Hayter/The Wolves/Mal Round

Sad House Daddy presents Starry Starry Nights, a live show held twice a month on Wednesdays at Read more

Black Star Kitchen Launch Party

Thursday 27th September

We have a new kitchen residency at the Star by Hackney Downs. Welcome to the team, The Black Star Kitchen. A catering company which creates mouth watering dishes which will satisfy your taste buds and leave your s...

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Cosmic Bob

Friday 28th September

Cosmic Bob is down at The Star by Hackney Downs to play an out of this world selection of soul, disco, balearic and more.

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We Are the Sunsets

Saturday 29th September

We Are The Sunset (WATS) is London’s monthly Balearic gathering where a pool of like-minded DJs spin a mix of Balearic beat, boogie, afro beat, cosmic and oddball disco to a loyal and appreciative crowd. Hos...

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Regular events

Monday Offer 2 for £12 Burgers

Every Monday from 4pm-10pm you can have 2 burgers for £12.
*Classic Burger, Cheese Burger, Halloumi Burger and Vegan Burger

Pub Quiz

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

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

Book here

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.