East London is a popular place to hold a wedding, but luckily popular doesn’t necessarily have to mean expensive. The following are all affordable venues that don’t compromise on style.
Hoxton Docks is located on the banks of Regents canal in Hackney E2. This ex-coal storage factory offers the now much sought after industrial, urban feel and a hugely versatile space that can be adapted to fit any number of different needs for up to an impressive 700 guests per event. The large onsite courtyard and two rooftop terraces allow the party to move outdoors should the weather allow it but rest assured there is ample space inside if not. It’s also easily reachable from throughout London, with both Hoxton and Haggerston tube stations nearby.
This Bethnal Green establishment is a brilliant option for a quirky wedding venue in East London. It’s normally a Venezuelan restaurant, but they happily accept events of all types at any time of the day, or day of the week. That could mean a pretty great wedding menu too, right? As an railway arch venue, and with an outdoor area too, it is undoubtedly a popular events space so get in touch to find out more about booking this East London venue here!
If you like the idea of a blank canvas but want something a little more intimate instead, then The Pickle Factory – spread across 225 square metres – could be exactly what you are looking for. The white walls, steel beams overhead and brickwork style flooring underfoot combine for a great urban setting that effectively sets the tone but otherwise leaves the interior design choices up to you. Your 180 guests can choose to utilise either Bethnal Green tube station – just 10 minutes away – or Cambridge Heath Road train station – just 5 minutes away – to easily reach the party.
You won’t find a venue quite like Hatch – it’s a truly unique event spaces that can host anything, from simple work spaces to a wedding. Well known for it’s incredible frontage, Hatch gives off an alternative and quirky feel from its entrance and beyond. With a capacity of 120 standing, it could make for a fun wedding reception venue indeed. Find out more by getting in touch with the venue manager right here.
Bleeding Heart Yard has more than 30 years’ worth of experience when it comes to hosting successful events, including everything from wine tastings and banquets to business meetings and, of course, wedding receptions. The Private Dining Rooms within the Bleeding Heart Restaurants are historic, cobble-stoned and as such, are full to the brim with character and charm aplenty. The adjoining medieval crypt makes for a wonderful reception space, able to accommodate between 50 and 120 guests, depending on the scale of your particular nuptials.