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We currently have four venues, three of which are in our spiritual home of East London, and one in our home-from-home, Brighton. Our London venues are regularly featured in essential London press like Time Out and London Evening Standard for turning conventional club nights and culture showcases on their head, and Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen remains as vital to the live music scene today as when it first opened its doors in 2001.

Patterns, open since summer 2015, has made a serious impact on Brighton’s iconic seafront, with a world class sound system and critically acclaimed music programme across both DJ and live. As well as satisfying Brighton’s most discerning music fans and being nominated for the second year running as ‘Best Small Club in The UK’, Patterns is an essential hangout for locals, freelancers and the more creative student community with a head-turning cultural events programme.

 

Queen Of Hoxton

Bar, nightclub, roof terrace, performance space and art gallery, Queen of Hoxton is a staple of the East End’s cultural fabric, complete with a delicious off the grill menu and inventive cocktail list.

Holding court in the heart of Shoreditch with a tight programme of music, workshops, creative events, and seasonal rooftop pop-ups, Queen of Hoxton has been busy keeping London’s culturally switched on hedonists occupied every night of the week since 2009.

Equally tailored for the musically discerning, we’ve hosted some incredible musicians in the basement over the years, including Pete Doherty, Django Django, The Drums, Lianne La Havas, Gold Panda and Miles Kane, as well as world class electronic DJ/Producers like; Caribou, Todd Terje, Crazy P, Maya Jane Coles, Motor City Drum Ensemble and Greg Wilson.

Our stunning rooftop terrace is the original home of Rooftop Film Club and our seasonal immersive pop ups. Recent themes include Smokin’ Graciela’s a cuban themed bar with cabanas and domino tables, and Once Upon A WigWam, inspired by Grimms’ fairy tales and complete with a gingerbread bar. On Queen of Hoxton’s rooftop you’ll find event-specific food offerings, as well as a lovingly-curated seasonal cocktail menu.

With the London Evening Standard, The Metro and Time Out London regularly raving about our events programme and rooftop, Queen of Hoxton continues to be a vital hotspot on the Shoreditch map.

“The power of social media now allows one to capture all the honest ramblings of Londoners and they just simply love this establishment. It is fun, unpretentious, unique and cutting edge”  

– Grandbarleague.com 2015

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The Book Club

 

The Book Club fuses lively, creative events, forward-thinking music programming and late night drinking seven days a week with an alternative menu of brain-teasing and mind-expanding thought for food. Open from breakfast until late every day, The Book Club has turned the conventional arts institution on its head and is a firm East London favourite.

Well known for its Thinking and Drinking programme and pushing the boundaries of cultural event programming with immersive club nights, NYC-inspired raconteur parties, science lectures, perfume-making workshops, life-drawing classes, debates, performance-art and film festivals.

Since launching in 2009, The Book Club has also hosted some of the hottest names in electronic music, including Modeselektor, Andrew Ashong, Horse Meat Disco, Jackmaster, Daniel Wang, Roots Manuva and Braiden.

Design wise features include striking raw brick walls displaying curated exhibitions and a ceiling downstairs made from 22,000 light bulbs. We change the gallery every six weeks and our curator, Liat Chen, attracts the best of international talent from the art and photography worlds. We’ve developed a great reputation as a platform for artists, with the private views always a roadblock.

There is an event on every day of the week, all year. Vodafone, Orange and Puma are three brands that liked it enough to film their adverts there. The Wall Street Journal took over The Book Club for three days to do a ‘tech café’, attended by the head of Google, the head of Facebook UK and the Minister for Technology.

Tickets are usually on sale well before the events and frequently sell out a month in advance.

“The Book Club, has it all: events, an all-day menu of platters and classic dishes, ping pong, and a prime location on Great Eastern Street. Breakfast is a highlight, with pancakes and fruit, grilled polenta and a traditional full English on offer, while at lunchtime the bar serves up falafel wraps and English favourites like ham, egg and chips. By night, the fajita platter and cheese board are particularly popular, and if you stick around you might catch one of the venue’s many talks, DJ sets, video-game tournaments or life-drawing classes. There’s no better place to mix with Shoreditch’s young, fashionable dining population”

Culturetrip.com 2015

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Patterns

Patterns is a multi-purpose event space, cocktail bar and nightub located opposite the iconic Brighton pier on the seafront. Built on the former site of a 1920’s hotel, the recent refurbishment of Upstairs pays homage to its Art Deco roots with original stained-glass windows and exposed brickwork, complemented by warm cedar paneling and modern dashes of colour. From the Ohm sound system to the diamond-polished shell floor, everything has been carefully thought out and custom-designed to create a unique, spacious venue full of character and light.

The venue also has two stunning sea-view flats directly above the venue and is fast becoming a favourite wedding venue for Brighton’s alternative couples. On its doorstep is our sea-facing terrace, decorated this summer with a tasteful nod to poolside Miami. It’s the perfect sun-soaked spot from which to observe Brighton’s bustling seafront – accompanied by cold drinks, a sizzling BBQ and live acoustic sets. Downstairs is a world-class live performance space renowned for its programme of internationally acclaimed bands and DJs and is kitted with state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment and lighting rig to match. Both floors are furnished with bars featuring an eclectic menu of local and international craft beers, wines and cocktails. We work alongside Brighton’s favourite Hell’s Kitchen and Secret Service Events to provide a fresh, modern food menu for our private functions – but external catering is often permitted.

“The intelligent party-orientated bookings at Patterns showing no signs of slowing down, meaning the venue remains arguably the most exciting in Brighton & Hove”

DJ Magazine 2015

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Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen

Open since 2001 and one of the Hoxton originals, Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen has seen plenty of action in its time.

Bands that have previous played include: Vampire Weekend, White Lies, The Hives, The Maximo Park, Jessie J, Laura Marling, Mumford & Sons, Noah & The Whale, Florence + The Machine, and many more…

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