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 20th April 2018
From Sara Pascoe to Reg D. Hunter, Laugh Out London frequently hosts some of the biggest names on the London comedy circuit. Join them in either Tooting or Islington for a night of guaranteed chuckles.
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.
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.
Widely considered as one of the best for stand-up comedy in London, 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 3 comics on show for every event and your ticket gets you free entry to the Opal nightclub if you want to head out afterwards!
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.
With a varied and diverse line up of great comedians every weekend, this twice-weekly event is one of the best comedy nights in London. Perfect for a date night or fun Friday night with friends, it's a must-visit for comedy fans.
Burlesque, cabaret, and drag are uniting for the naughtiest village fete you’ve ever come across as Hooray Cabaret take over Bethnal Green Working Man’s Club; and after the performances, prepare for an appropriately ridiculous party.
With a reputation for highlighting comedic talent, the Boat Show Comedy Club claim abroad two of London's most prestigious vessels every weekend for a night of laughter and amazing one-liners. Taking over the Tattershall Castle and Hispaniola boats, the comedy club will show off the talents of London's brightest comedy stars. Expect laughter-induced tears and belly-aching laughter.
For one of the best comedy nights in London, head to Drink, Shop & Do for stellar stand up from some of the best funny people on the circuit.
Taking place on a converted canal boat in Barking, head to this hilarious night of comedy performed by women, with a spectacular line up. Expect the likes of Eleanor Conway, Bella Lauren, Narin Oz, and more.
Chuckles and deliciousness are on the cards at this Covent Garden gem. Covent Garden Comedy Cellar is putting on a nightly roster of hilarious entertainment, alongside a pizza.
Objectively Funny is the critically-acclaimed comedy night dedicated to everything cutting-edge. If you want the freshest, most experimental comedy performed by some of the best stars in the business, then this is the place to get it.
Spinning a tale of sexual fantasy, voyeurism and housework, Ethan Mechare brings you an immersive work of theatre that tells the story of a Naked House Cleaner.
See you favourite comedians without paying top whack at the brilliant Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club. Nice 'N' Spiky is show casing some of the best talent all from £9.
Want to get top-class comedy as seen on Netflix? Head down to Drink, Shop & Do for an all-star line up of Aisling Bea, Lou Sanders, and double act Lazy Susan, all as-seen-on-TV and all at the top of their game.
Every Thursday night, Aeronaut will be putting on a night of side-splitting comedy with the Laugh Train Home event. Laugh along to some of the best comedians from the circuit, including the likes of of Marcel Lucont, MC Robyn Perkins and many more. Here, genuine 'laugh out loud' humour is complemented by great food & beer - whet your whistle whilst you wet yourself laughing!
Not only is this one hell of an event to learn about all things cheese from some of the best in the business, you'll be sharing the night with a lady full of laughs and a pocket full of cheddar, Mary Camemberry.
Listen to four different people from very different backgrounds tell hilarious, ridiculous and unexpected stories, where three will be true and one false – and you have to guess which is which.
One of the finest comedy quizzes in the city, this ridiculous activity evening is one of the best comedy nights in London. Grab your mates and prepare for a fabulous night of side-splitting laughs and all-out silliness.
This weekly London comedy night aims to find the country's best new act. Catch 12 comedians going head to head to be crowned champion, and cast a vote for your favourite.
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.
A quick inspection of the trophy cabinet at the 99 Club shows just how highly this place is rated. Collecting prized gongs from the Chortle Awards four years in a row, this excellent comedy club takes emphasis away from commercial gain and places it firmly on creating an atmosphere where stand up flourishes and audiences have a great night. Simple, effective and downright hilarious.
Make Monday your favourite day as The Colonel Fawcett put on a regular roster of comedy; join the Camden pub to watch regulars and up and coming talents all for only £5.
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.
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.
Catch amazing comedy just steps away from Liverpool Street Station at the Water Poet. The perfect opportunity to see something hilarious, grab a great drink, and feast on British pub grub.