London's Best Comedy Clubs

When it comes to comedy in London, the clubs, gigs and nights are some of the best and funniest in the world. Hosting the likes of Russell Brand and Bill Bailey, as well as fresh underground talents, a night out to one of London's best comedy clubs would be great to have a laugh with a few mates or as part of an unforgettable stag do; check out our recommendations for the very best of them below. 

Last updated on 6th February 2023

The Richmond Club

19 user reviews 5

If you're looking for some top-notch jokes, then head along to The Richmond Club on Kew Road for its awesome comedy nights. Expect to enjoy some first-class performances from comedians including Mike Gunn, alongside a bar filled with lip-smacking bevvies.

Not only is Skylight London's largest outdoor venue, it's also host to side-splittingly brilliant shows. The Comedy Store is bringing top quality UK talent, which you can watch while tucking into street food and sipping on cocktails.

Comedy Under Siege

3 user reviews 5

Taking place on the first and third Wednesday of the month, Comedy Under Siege is a unique night at The Castle in East London where you can enjoy the brand-spanking-new material of five fantastic comedians for 15 minutes each. 

Sometimes heading along for a little bit of comedy is enough to clear the blues. So be sure to check to Instant Laughs Comedy Club across London venues for some non-stop laughter from some of the best comedians in the biz, along with some fabulous drinks.

Fuller's Comedy on Tap

91 user reviews 4

Fuller's are playing host to some of the best comedy nights in London. Pick your pub of choice and head over for an evening of witty anecdotes and hilarious one-liners from a number of fresh comics and cicuit pros.

Laugh Train Home Events

422 user reviews 5

Something of a well-oiled machine, Laugh Train Home has been providing London with some of the best comedy events for a long time, and they show no signs of slowing down. This summer, join them for a season of hilarious shows at their Battersea abode or go online for a virtual set.

Comedy Cabin

137 user reviews 5

Hoxton Cabin is an absolute barrel of laughs, hosting hilarious, knee-slapping shows most nights of the week. The East London venue hosts both raw, up-and-coming talent, as well as top names in the game. Whatever evening you'll go down, you'll have a hoot,

@ The Camden Eye on Various dates from Wednesday 8th February 2023

A cool take on a traditional evening of comedy, The Camden Eye is bound to get you giggling with its night of fun. So, what's the twist? This popular boozer will be choosing the topics, and if the comedians can't come up with anything... they will face a hilarious forfeit.

Shakespeare Comedy Club

24 user reviews 4

Looking for a comedy club in a London pub? Comedy Downstairs at The Shakespeare is providing plenty of varied nights of entertainment for their punters, with affordable drinks and different styles to enjoy.

The Regent

91 user reviews 5

Head over to The Regent every Monday night where they're bringing you one of the best comedy nights in Islington. Hosted by the hilarious Nice'n'Spiky team, the evening welcomes some of the freshest acts on the scene, and have been a launchpad for some big name stand-ups.

After London's best free comedy clubs? Look no further than Sunday and Monday nights at Poster, Hackney. Expect a variety of the city's comedians to take to the stage, alongside the chance to nab cocktails, craft beers and Argentinian food too.

Backyard Comedy Club

104 user reviews 5

Hailed as one of the best comedy clubs in the world by Russel Howard, Backyard Comedy Club in Bethnal Green should be next on your list. Most nights of the week, the venue holds shows from exciting names in the business, with lots of food and drink available throughout the evening.

The Boat Show Comedy Club

509 user reviews 5

This one is, quite literally, bringing you a boatload of giggles from onboard its floating comedy club. Head over to the Westminster haunt on a Tuesday or Friday to catch a range of fresh faces testing out new material and well-known comics that'll ave you in stitches from start to finish.

Comedy Carnival London

71 user reviews 4

Taking over venues in Leicester Square and Covent Garden, this hilarious night is one of the best comedy clubs in London. Catch some of the stars of the scene as they take to the stage to keep you laughing until late into the evening.