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 27th September 2022

Comedy Cabin

123 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 Bedford

235 user reviews 4

With a 38-year-long residency at The Bedford under its belt, Banana Cabaret comedy club has become something of a local legend. Showcasing some of the best live stand-up in the biz over at this Balham boozer, this show never fails to tickle your pickle with incredible performances.

The Boat Show Comedy Club

446 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.

The Regent

78 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.

Fuller's Comedy on Tap

85 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.

Shakespeare Comedy Club

22 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 Vauxhall Comedy Club

149 user reviews 5

One of the best comedy clubs in London, this laugh-along session is taking up a weekly spot at the Vauxhall Food & Beer Garden complete with incredible lineups packed with thigh-slapping talent and bottomless booze.

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.

The Richmond Club

11 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 Carnival London

68 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.

@ Vaulty Towers on Tuesday 25th October 2022

If you're after a comedy night in a quirky London pub, then Comedy Punks at Vaulty Towers will fit the bill. Not only will you explore the venue's two treehouses, but you'll be treated to a lineup of five comedians in the basement space.

Backyard Comedy Club

82 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.

Laugh Train Home Events

382 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.