Best Comedy Nights in London

London is one of the world's best destinations to catch some side-splittingly funny comedy shows. You name it, every comedian at one point or another has done their best to please the discerning and often highly critical crowds that flock to see comedy in London. It can be often difficult to keep your finger on the comedy pulse, fortunately DesignMyNight has done the hard work for you. Check out our recommended comedy nights in London and find one that tickles your fancy.

Last updated on 14th November 2019

@ Radisson Blu Bloomsbury Street Hotel on Various dates from Sunday 17th November 2019

Prepare for a dinner you won't forget in a hurry as Basil, Sybil and Manuel serve a disastrous three-course offering. Based on the famous series, Faulty Towers is a mixture of comedy, theatre and dining, that will bring the cult series to life like never before. 

@ Bar Rumba on Various dates from Thursday 21st November 2019

Comedy Carnival at Leiceister Square's Bar Rumba, features award-winning, international comedians. Raucous, lively and always hilarious, Comedy Carnival is perfect for a birthday celebration, office party or just a cracking night out with your pals. Make sure to buy your tickets online and reserve your space to avoid missing out.

The Comedy Store

3 user reviews 4

Offering some of London's best comedy nights, this iconic West End venue is a must-visit if you're looking for a giggle. Inviting some of the world's most influential comedy names onto the stage every night, you can catch everything from amateur evening to star-studded improv.

  The Covent Garden Comedy Club

90 user reviews 5

@ Heaven on Various dates from Saturday 23rd November 2019

Celebrating 16 years of making London laugh, the Covent Garden Comedy Club is renowned for booking only the biggest and best acts on the international circuit right now. Head along for a night of side-splitting gags from TV famous names; there's up to 5 comics and an MC on show for every event, guaranteeing chuckles all night long.

Top Secret Comedy Club

217 user reviews 5

We're probably ruining everything for The Top Secret Comedy Club by shouting about it from the rooftops, but when an event is this funny we don't really have a choice. Taking place on Drury Lane every weekend, head right this way for laughs on tap, a fully stocked bar with cheap drinks and an amazing atmosphere.

Comedy Carnival London

47 user reviews 4

One of London's best comedy nights is back at Bar Rumba. Hosting some of the world's most renowned comedy acts, it's a great option for a night out in London.

Knock2bag is an all-new night of side-splitting comedy from fresh faces and legends of the scene. Expect evenings of hilarity at Hackney's Moth Club from the likes of Jamali Maddix, Paul Foot and Stamptown that make for fun, affordable nights out in the city. 

  This Is Your Trial

2 user reviews 5

@ Taproom on Sunday 17th November 2019 and 2 other dates

Take up your jury service with a difference at this courtroom-themed comedy improv show. As members of the audience, you'll be expected to judge whether accusations against friends and family should be deemed guilty or not-guilty, helped along, of course, with some of the top names in comedy disguised as barristers and prosecutors. 

Laugh Train Home Events

204 user reviews 5

Have a barrel o' laughs to fill your weekday nights with Laugh Train Home. With a stonkin' line-up of TV treasures and the freshest faces from the comedy circuit, this is one comedy show you don't want to miss out on. With tickets starting at just a fiver, get yourself down there for some sure fired giggles and chuckles. 

@ Radisson Blu Grafton Hotel on Various dates from Friday 22nd November 2019

Looking for a cheeky laugh and mouthwatering meal? If there's one thing that this city is brimming with, it's immersive experiences but we can bet you haven't seen one like this. Join Rodney and Del Boy as the south Londoners bring a slice of Peckham and three-course feast to the Radisson Blu.

An interesting alternative to your usual comedy experience, The Funny Side brings a mix of UK and international talent to venues across London to showcase everything from rising stand ups to improv groups.

The Boat Show Comedy Club

34 user reviews 5

Whether you're after a quirky new date night spot or fancy a little lighthearted fun with mates, head to the Tattershall Castle where this docked boat is providing you with laughs, cocktails and music from the iconic Thames.


18 user reviews 4

From dating do-nots to tales of returning home and new beginnings, this series of nights offer a unique chance to experience the lives of others through the stories they tell. Whether they're funny, shocking, or painful, they always bring a stunning insight into the world's of those around us.


39 user reviews 4

Forget boring comedy in stuffy venues; Antic have the antidote with their unique range of pubs, bars and cafes, all filled to the brim with amazing comedians.

The Vauxhall Comedy Club

15 user reviews 5

This brand new space for cutting-edge comedy is sure to be a real treat for stand-up fans. Swing by The Vauxhall Comedy Club and catch one of their shows with London's finest rising comedy stars, you're sure to leave with a grin on your face. 

Comedy East London

34 user reviews 5

Comedy East's Snakecharmer Night will have you giggling all night long as fresh comedy talent takes to the stage from across the UK and around the world. With tickets at just £5 a pop, it's an absolute steal. 

Camden Cabaret

3 user reviews 5

Monkey Business is presenting an all-new night of variety performances for your viewing pleasure. Expect an exciting array of scintillating, sophisticated cabaret, drag, comedy and burlesque from The Pembroke Castle, with plenty of bang for you buck.

@ 99 Club leicester Square on Every Friday

It's time to get your weekend started right. Leave all thoughts of work at the door and get psyched to laugh yourself silly, as the 99 Club bring you stand up performances from Nathan Caton, Rhys James and Spencer Brown this Friday evening. What's that? You want more? Fair enough, your ticket also includes entry to the Storm Club after, so now you can cut some shapes on the dance floor too.