Upcoming events

New Years Eve!

Monday 31st December

Jesus, New Years already?

Celebrate the final hours of the year with Enter Better Days at The Star by Hackney Downs. Let’s make it a rememberable one and go out with a bang! (..or actually not so remembe...

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We Are The Sunset

Tuesday 1st January

Hold tight as We Are The Sunset returns for their 6th annual New Year’s All-Dayer at The Star by Hackney Downs.

Whether you’re still celebrating from the night before or playing catch up with your m...

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Mario’s Belated Bday

Friday 4th January

Our favourite pub manager Mario has his birthday in December but due to the busy Xmas demands, he never gets to celebrate. To add insult to injury he can’t go back to Sardina to visit his family this Xmas as the ...

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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.


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.