The Three Compasses


When most pubs in Hackney have turned into gastro pubs or micro breweries, The Three Compasses have managed to stick to their roots as a proper East End boozer. No pretension, just amazing local craft beers, the best burger pop-ups, friendly staff, party DJs on a weekend and major sports fixtures on projectors. They've created a home from home neighbourhood pub and won the Time Out award for Best Pub in Hackney E8. 

Tuesdays are now home to a very popular Pub Quiz, brought to you by hosts named by Time Out as being in the top ten quiz masters in London! Weekend DJs create a great party atmosphere. Check the website for listings.

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Tuesday Pub Quiz
Join us every Tuesday for an epic quiz brought to you by the creators of Time Out's 'Top Ten Quizzes in London.’ Yarp. It’s a varied general…

Every Tuesday

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Viral Nights
Lauren’s been DJing since 2016 around East London at The Shacklewell Arms, The Victoria Dalston, The Old Blue Last, The Three Crowns, The Hand…

Friday 30th June 2023 and 9 other Fridays

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  • London - Drinks and Finger Food, London - Christmas Dinner, London - Christmas Lunch
  • Taking Bookings
  • Dance floor
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 16:00 23:00
Tuesday 16:00 0:00
Wednesday 16:00 0:00
Thursday 16:00 0:00
Friday 16:00 0:30
Saturday 12:00 0:30
Sunday 12:00 22:30



The Three Compasses, 99, Dalston Lane, E8 1NH



Nearest Station

Dalston Kingsland (Rail)

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
Large areas Venue Hire 80 180 - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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