Upcoming events

Mario’s Bottom-Less Brunch

Saturday 27th April

Come down to the Star by Hackney Downs for Bottomless Brunch!

For £25 you get a main brunch dish, plus 2 whole hours of bottomless booze!

Choose from Rum Punch / Mimosa / Bloody Mary or Prossecco.

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Saturday 27th April

A man of mystery, a man of style but most importantly a man of amazing tunes. Lárus playing party tunes all night, don’t miss out on this one!

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Monday 29th April

Come down to the Star by Hackney Downs on Monday night for a free unamplified singaround, open to all!

We’ll take it in turns to play and/or sing a song – original or cover (a cappella versions welcom...

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Naughty Finger

Friday 3rd May

Back for its second instalment of weird and wonderful Disco, House and the like. Naughty Finger takes its first step into The Star by Hackney Downs.

Joining is a London based label “High Praise” affair w...

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Studio 45

Saturday 4th May

Hackney vinyl junkies Sam and Jason are bringing their new night Studio 45 to the Star.

Playing classics old and new with funky breaks, hip-hop, RnB, 80s soul and disco, Studio 45 is all about bringing the party.<...

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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.

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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.

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Starry Starry Night

Every last Wednesday of the month 7:30pm

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

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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.

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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.