The Windsor Castle is a big Victorian pub located at 135 Lower Clapton Road, Hackney.

The pub features two courtyard style gardens, a dining area and a horse shoe bar serving (mostly) European wines, seasonal house drinks, and local craft beers.

The kitchen serves hearty pub food with a focus on local and seasonal produce seven days a week, including a classic Sunday roast.

The Windsor Castle is child and pet friendly with a generous outside seating area which is candle lit in the evenings.


+44 (0)208 985 6096


135 Lower Clapton Road
Hackney, London E5 8EQ



M–Thur 4pm–12am
Fri–Sat 12pm–1am
Thu-Sun 12pm–12am

Mon–Fri from 6.30pm
Sat-Sun from 1pm

The pub will be closed on December 24 / 25 / 26 / 27

The beer selection features our favourite East London breweries including Five Points, Trumans, Meantime, and Crate alongside some slightly more familiar faces for those of you who like their beer with minimum fuss. We also serve an ever-evolving selection of seasonal house drinks, see our Facebook and Twitter for the latest.

Wine List

The Windsor Castle’s kitchen is open seven days a week serving a seasonal, produce-led menu.

Please note, menus are samples and may differ on the day.

Main Menu Sunday Menu
Table and Area Bookings

We can accommodate very large groups at the pub, and we offer the option of a banquet for parties above twelve guests. Exclusive bookings are welcome, for more information call +44 (0)208 985 6096 or email or make a booking by clicking on the link below.

Please note that we can offer a 1am license for parties on request for Thurs, Fri and Saturday.

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Find Us

The Windsor Castle, 135 Lower Clapton Road, London, E5 8EQ - Map

By Car

There are pay and display parking bays on the streets adjacent to The Windsor Castle, however spaces can become limited at peak times.

Parking Map

Train and Overground

The are several stations within walking distance:
Clapton – 10 min
Hackney Central – 10 min
Hackney Downs – 10 min


By Bus

Nearby bus stops served by 38, 253, 106, 55, 254, 48, 56, 488, 242, 393.


By Bike

There are a number of bike racks located outside of the pub.

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