Arcola Bar | Arcola Theatre

Account | Basket

Make This Happen
Become a Supporter from just £4.17 a month.
Work with us
We're looking for a new Marketing Manager.
020 7503 1646

Arcola Bar

Cafe Opening times:
Monday – Saturday: 10am – 8pm

Bar Opening times
Monday – Thursday: 5pm – midnight
Friday: 5pm – 3am
Saturday: 2pm – 3am

We are only open on Sundays if there are performances / special events.

For Table Reservations, please email: [email protected]
Please note that emails will not be checked after 4pm.
For Event Enquiries, please email: [email protected] / [email protected]


Fri 29
Oct 10

Dalston Day Rave

October 10 @ 6:00 am


“We’d go for the drinks menu alone.”
Evening Standard

“… a hefty beer list loaded with rare treats”
Mr Hyde

Get 10% off with the Arcola Passport.

Find out more


Redchurch Brewery

Brick Lane Lager £4.40
Bethnal Pale £4.40
Great Eastern IPA £4.40
Paradise Pale £4.40
Shoreditch Blonde £4.40
Hoxton Stout £4.40

East London Brewery

Cowcatcher £4.80
Jamboree £4.80
Foundation Bitter £4.80
Nightwatchman £4.80
Quadrant £4.80

Pressure Drop Brewery

Pale Fire £4.40
Wallbanger Wit £4.40

Bottled Lager

San Miguel £4.00


FourPure Bermondsey Brewery

Pint £4.80
Half £2.60

Currently On:
Session IPA
Flatiron Red Ale

Previously On:
American Pale Ale
Skyliner Wheat Beer
Oatmeal Stout


40FT Brewery
(E8 – The Bootyard round the back!)

Larger £4.30
Pale Ale £4.30

Beavertown Brewery

Neck Oil IPA £4.40
Gamma Ray American Pale Ale £4.40

Aspalls £4.00
Perry Vale Pear £4.80

East London Liquor Gin £3.50
Sipsmith Gin £4.00

Tovaritch! Vodka £3.50
Sipsmith Vodka £4.00

Mount Gay Rum £3.50
Appleton’s White Rum £4.00

Four Roses Bourbon £3.50
Jack Daniels £4.00
Bushmills Irish Whiskey £4.00
Bruichladdich Single Malt £5.00
Wolfburn Single Malt£5.00

Courvoisier VS £4.00
Hennessey VS £4.00

Jagermeister £3.50
Sambuca £3.50
Tequila £3.50

Double Up for £2.50

SUB Saturday’s:

From 11: 4 Shots £10


Fever Tree Ginger Beer £1.50
Fever Tree Lemonade £1.50
Fever Tree Soda £1.50
Fever Tree Tonic £1.50

Coke / Diet Coke Mini Can Mixer £1.10

Redbull £2.50

Splash Juice £0.60


Dark N’ Stormy £6.00
Moscow Mule £6.00
2 for £10

Mojito £7.00
Southside Fizz £7.00
2 for £12

Espresso Martini £9.00

El Bonne Homme £19.00 bottle / £4.75 med / £3.50 sml
Chianti £22.00 bottle / £5.50 med / £4.25 sml
Picpoul £19.00 bottle / £4.75 med / £3.50 sml
Sauvignon Blanc £20.00 bottle / £5.00 med / £4.00 sml
Cuna Poeisa (Rose) £19.00 bottle / £4.75 med / £4.00 sml
Prosecco £26.00 bottle

Coke £2.50
Dalston Fizzy Apple £2.50
Dalston Ginger Beer £2.50
Dalston Lemonade £2.50
Diet Coke £2.50
Red Bull £2.50
San Pellegrino £1.50
Square Root Soda £2.50
Still Water £1.50


Apple Juice £1.50
Cranberry Juice £1.50
Orange Juice £1.50
Tomato Juice £1.50

A wide selection of traditional and herbal teas £1.50

From East London locals ‘Climpson & Sons’

  • Currently On: ‘Climpson Estate’ (Ethiopian / Colombian: Milk Chocolate, Butterscotch, Orange Blossom)

Espresso single £1.60/double £2.20
Americano £2.00
Latte / Cappuccino / Flat White £2.20
Mocha £2.50

Hot Chocolate £2.20

Soya + 20p

Grab a coffee and a delicious Dusty Knuckle Sticky Cinnamon Bun for £4


“Let it be known that the food in Arcola Bar is magnificent and fine value.”
Libby Purves

We offer delicious, nutritious food in partnership with The Dusty Knuckle and the Arancini Brothers.

Serving times

Sandwiches available from Midday (Tues – Fri)
Hot Food available from 5pm-9pm (Mon-Sat)

Sandwiches (made FRESH by The Dusty Knuckle Bakery)

Sandwiches served Tuesday – Friday from Midday.

(Note: these are made fresh daily and as such are subject to change and availability.)

Cakes (made fresh by Cafe Route)

Blueberry, Lemon Loaf (vegan) £2.80
Banana & Nutmeg Loaf w/ Salted Caramel & Hazelnut  £2.80
Pomegranate Cake  £2.80
Brownies £2.80

Pastries (made fresh by The Dusty Knuckle / Tues – Sat)

Apple Pastry £2.50
Sticky Bun £2.50
Chocolate Brioche £2.50

Croissants (made fresh by The Spence Bakery / Mon + Sat)

Butter Croissant £1.50
Almond Croissant £2.00
Pain au Chocolat £2.00

All of our evening food is vegetarian and served from 5.00pm to 9pm.

If you have pre-ordered hot food, we will have reserved a table for your arrival.

Light Bites

Salad Box £6.50

Served with 3 risotto balls, fresh cut salad, chutney and garlic mayo.

5 Risotto Balls – £4.60
7 Risotto Balls – £5.60

Served with our mild chilli chutney and garlic mayo.

(Note: these are made fresh daily and as such are subject to availability. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment.)

Hot Mains

Our main meals are prepared by the Arancini Brothers and available to order with your ticket!

Serving times are 6.00pm and 6.30pm for Studio 1, and 7.00pm for Studio 2. Please try to arrive in plenty of time to get your food at its freshest!

Hot Vegetarian Stew Pot – £7.50
Butternut squash, lentil, and spinach stew served with 3 risotto balls, rice, and mild chutney.
Risotto Burger and Fries – £11.00

Vegetarian risotto patty with crispy onion in an organic brioche bun and delicious emmental cheese. Served with seasoned fries.

All Arancini dishes may contain traces of the following allergens:

Wheat; Gluten; Peanuts; Nuts; Sesame Seeds; Celery; Soy-beans; Milk; Eggs; Mustard; Lupin; Pork; Mollusc; Crustaceans; Fish; Sulphur Dioxide or Alcohol.

Please note that if you are pregnant you may need to take caution when consuming any of the above dishes. For any questions regarding the allergen contents of specific dishes please contact the bar directly by emailing [email protected]


Arcola Bar has various delicious options on offer to cater your event

Please see our Food and Refreshments List for more information.

24 Ashwin Street, Dalston, London, E8 3DL
020 7503 1646

© 2017 Arcola Theatre.
Arcola Theatre Production Company is a registered charity no.1108613. Registered as a company limited by guarantee in England no.5242988. Registered Office: 24 Ashwin Street, Dalston, London E8 3DL.