Dogstar Brixton – The Ballroom

The Ballroom at Dogstar is a room for all occasions. With a stage, PA and self contained bar, it really does lend itself to a multitude of events. For Stage productions and comedy  the room can be laid out with chairs in theater style, alternatively it can be cleared out completely for bands, DJ’s Parties etc. Often acting as a second room for club nights , the ballroom is perfect for showcases, label launches and after parties. Staff at the Dogstar certainly know their stuff and will work with you to ensure you get exactly the sound and feel you are looking for in the room, ensuring the night runs smoothly and you and your guests leave happy!

Details, Tech Spec & Pizza Menu


Capacity200 Standing
Costs£200 & £150 deposit refundable on £1500 min. bar spend
PaymentsFull payment must be made in two weeks after provisional booking.
FoodAt Dogstar, it’s all about the Pizza. Cooked from fresh, we offer a delicious range, which can be pre ordered for your party.
DrinksThe Ballroom has a bottle bar that is well stocked with a range of house wines, spirits and beers. Draft beers can be bought in the main bar and taken upstairs, but be sure you tell the bar staff that you are in the VIP so that your drinks can be added to your bar spend. Top shelf spirits and Champagne are available with prior arrangement.
DecorationPlease feel free to decorate to your hearts content
EntertainmentThe room is perfect for bands and DJ’s, comedy and theatre. Or as host to a good old party if you find yourself with an awful lot of friends.
TimingsThe venue is available during pub hours but must be vacated 1 hour before close. You are of course welcome to continue your party in the main room for the last half an hour.
AccessThe room is accessed up two flights of stairs and is not wheelchair accessable.

Tech Spec

 X2 JBL SR4731A Series II Speakers
X2 2x18 custom made Bass speakers
Yamaha P5000S Amplifier
Yamaha P7000S Amplifier
SOUND DESKX1 Soundcraft Spirit SX 12 channel mixing desk
XLR box on the stage for inputs and monitor outs.
DJ EQUIPMENTX4 Technics SL1210MK2 vinyl decks
X2 Pioneer DJM600 mixer
X2 Pioneer CDJ-1000MK3 CD decks (audio discs only, do not play mp3)
X2 Pioneer CDJ-1000 CD decks (audio discs only, do not play mp3)
MICROPHONESx6 Sennheiser 835
x1 Shure SM57
X2 Straight
x2 Kick drum
Various assortment of phono & jack cables
DI BOXESX1 Behringer Ultra-DI Pro DI800 (8 channel)
X2 Mono DI

Pizza Menu

Specials are on our board in the main bar area & vegan options are available on request

All of our Pizzas are made with fresh, handmade dough, local ingredients and are stone baked by our Sicilian chef

MandorlaHome roasted peppers, spiced chicken & almond flakes£8
SantoHome roasted aubergine, chorizo & chicken supported by a double cream base£8
Zeff Hunks of Mozzarella with chef's own pesto, cherry tomatoes and Parma ham.£9.50
Agricoli (V)Grilled artichoke and honey roasted aubergine, Mozzarella & soft goats cheese coloured with sun dried tomatoes£8
Pepperade (V) Roasted peppers, Jalapeno peppers & sliced red onion£8
Margherita (V)The classic tomato base, Mozzarella & fresh Basil leaf£5
PepperoniHomemade pesto base, spiced pepperoni, mushroom & Mozzarella£7
Meat LoverTomato base, spicy pepperoni, Spanish chorizo, honey roasted ham & British pork sausage.£8
Hot & SpicyChorizo, fiery Jalapenos, green chilli, home roasted peppers & basil leaf£7.50
Porkies –Double cream base, chunky chipolatas, British Stilton, tender stem broccoli topped with a garlic, chilli & basil garnish£8
Courgi (V)Chopped courgette, smooth Goat’s cheese, red onion and succulent sun dried tomato£7.50
MarinellaFinely sliced anchovies peppered with capers & a sprinkling of oregano.£7.50
Ham & MushroomHoney roast ham with our signature mushroom topping£7
Choki (V)Double cream base,  marinated artichokes, pungent Gorgonzola cheese, mushrooms & red chillies£8
CrudoPistachio cream base, Buffalo mozzarella, Parma ham, marinated artichokes & sweet cherry tomatoes£9.50
Calzone (Vegetarian option available)Pizza, folded and baked with pepperoni, mushrooms, tender stem broccoli and mozzarella filling, topped with chef’s signature chilled tomato sauce£8.50
Garlic Pizza Bread (V)Garlic on a round dough base, lightly sprinkled with mozzarella£3.50