The new landlords here also run Machine No.3, a sharp Homerton cocktail lounge, but this no-airs 19th-century taphouse is a markedly different proposition. The interior isn’t much altered – the distressed-wood bar and claret plush survive – though now a more genteel clientele is ensconced within. The attraction? Hackney, Gypsy Hill, Five Points and Beavertown craft brews, among beers that also include gluten-free Estrella Damm; a dozen wines with few over £20; Negronis and Bloody Marys for £7.50; and street food from a regularly rotating cast of suppliers. The latter might include Claw’s crab and samphire, arancini, or barbecued octopus, veggie or chicken burgers. Sunday roasts (from street-food stalwart Papa Dez) and brunch are served at weekends when black pudding hash (£7.50) and smoked pancetta sarnies could appear. Some things never change, though, so you’ll still find board games, darts, Friday soul nights and live sports on ‘the biggest screen in Dalston’.
020 7923 4752
Share your thoughts with other diners
Write a review
Call The Three Compasses Dalston to make a booking on:
Book The Three Compasses Dalston for people on at .
These offers are optional, and there's no commitment.
For any questions regarding the cancellation policy please contact the restaurant 020 7923 4752
By clicking 'complete booking' you agree to the SquareMeal User Agreement
As well as 100 Reward Points for booking on SquareMeal, The Three Compasses Dalston will reward you with even more points offers from 100 to 3000 Reward Points (worth £1 to £30!) when you dine out!
You can spend your Reward Points on vouchers to spend in restaurants, as well treating yourself to luxury gifts.
Continue to Restaurant website
Join SquareMeal Rewards
The Three Compasses Dalston will reward you with SquareMeal Reward Point offers from 100 to 3000 Reward Points (worth £1 to £30!) when you dine out!
You'll earn 100 Reward Points (worth £1!) just for booking this restaurant - and thousands of other - on SquareMeal.
You might have missed 100 Reward Points (worth £1) by booking direct, but as The Three Compasses Dalston is a SquareMeal Reward restaurant we will still reward you with at least 100 Reward Points (worth £1) when you dine out!
Return to SquareMeal
As The Three Compasses Dalston is a SquareMeal Reward restaurant it's not too late to join SquareMeal Rewards to earn at least 100 Reward Points (worth £1) when you dine out!
If you booked The Three Compasses Dalston directly, you've missed out on 100 Reward Points this time. Don't worry though you can still earn up to 200 Points (worth £2!) today by joining SquareMeal Rewards!