It seems some of Hackney’s hippest hangouts have been labelled pretentious recently, but this isn’t just a change we’ve seen with recent gentrification. We’ve learnt there were pretentious hipster hangouts in the 1800s too. In August 1883 William Buckley was refused entry to the exclusive Hackney Road United Radical Club, and as a result attempted to set fire to the building whilst 250 people were attending a ball.
This ain’t your daddy’s liquor cabinet
Booze wunderkinds and friends Mikey Seddon and Thom Docker (both ex Mayor of Scaredy Cat Town) have joined forces to open Hackney’s latest subterranean bolthole of drink par-excellence.
Featuring a neatly curated menu of handmade bottled cocktails, fine whiskeys, premium spirits, tasty beers and fragrant Pour de Jour wines sourced from small vineyards, The Liquor Cabinet is the perfect place for a tipple.
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