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Old Ship

Address: 2 Sylvester Path, Hackney, London, E8 1EN
Telephone: 0844 264 1444

Old Ship, Hackney - Entrance in Mare Street

Old Ship, Hackney – Entrance in Mare Street

Pleasant and clean gastro-pub (and hotel) in the centre of Hackney, close to the Hackney Empire and Hackney Central Station.

Although the official address is Sylvester Path, I expect most people enter the Old Ship along a narrow corridor that fronts on to Mare Street. The pub area is large with a high ceiling – giving an open and airy feel. One side of the pub is set aside for diners, the other for drinkers – with some comfortable sofas.

On the bar there are 4 hand pumps. The selection on my last visit was Doom Bar, Ruddles Best and TT Landlord. The beer I tried tasted OK but not the best.

Food is available from an extensive menu. I’ve not eaten here, but the reviews are good.

Free wifi is available.

Old Ship, Hackney - The Bar

Old Ship, Hackney – The Bar

Old Ship, Hackney - The Restaurant Area

Old Ship, Hackney – The Restaurant Area

Last visited: April 2013

Good Beer, Good Pubs rating: 3 stars out of 5

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