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Hackney is an area in north east London. It’s not served by the underground network but is easy to get to – either from Liverpool Street to Hackney Downs station or to Hackney Central on the North London Overground Line.

It’s not really an area I know very well.

Hackney Pubs

Cock Tavern

Cock Tavern - full review

315 Mare Street, Hackney, London E8 1EJ
Tel: 020 8533 6369
Large, old wave, single room pub in the centre of Hackney, just close to Hackney Central Station and the Hackney Empire. Although it betrays its history as a former Trumans pub, the Cock Tavern opened in its current form in 2012. It is the ... Read full review of Cock Tavern

Good Beer, Good Pubs rating: 4.5 stars out of 5

Old Ship

Old Ship - full review

2 Sylvester Path, Hackney, London, E8 1EN
Tel: 0844 264 1444
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 ... Read full review of Old Ship

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

Pembury Tavern

Pembury Tavern - full review

90 Amhurst Road, Hackney, London E8 1JH
Tel: 020 8986 8597
Hackney is not an area I visit very often, but when I do I always make time for a visit to the marvellous Pembury Tavern. It's located on a busy road junction close to Hackney Downs station - so it's easy to get to from Liverpool Street. And ... Read full review of Pembury Tavern

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Good Beer, Good Pubs rating: 4 stars out of 5

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