Undoubtedly one of the leading places for live comedy in London is the Covent Garden Comedy Club. Renowned for booking only the best comedians on the international circuit right now, acts only turn out a few times a year to ensure that every show is different.
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.
From weekly comedy shows to seasonal specials, this floating comedy club not only promises and fabulous roster of comedians, but also one of the most unique locations aboard the Tattershall Castle along the Thames.
Head to the Water Poet for a night of hilarious comedy from some of the city's finest new talents. Head over to the Liverpool Street Station pub (a great pit stop for after-work outings), grab a pint, feast on traditional pub food, and laugh your way into the night.
Bar Rumba is hosting a Comedy Carnival of the latest, greatest and rising stand-up acts in the industry. Head on over on Friday or Saturday and start your weekend off with some laughs, drinks and cracking entertainment from the UK's hottest comedic talents.
Set in The Pembroke Castle in Camden, Monkey Business Comedy Club is the chance to see a whole host of comedians in an intimate settings. Taking place throughout the week, the nights have featured some of the biggest names on the comedy circuit.
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, cheap drinks and an amazing atmosphere.
Head down to Soho Zebrano every Monday to catch some familiar funny faces doing what they do best. The line-up here changes weekly but always includes both well-known performers and those who are still rising through the ranks, guaranteeing a night of big belly laughs.
While a club night and party spot with a few roast dinners on the side, The Old Queen's Head in Angel also know a thing or two when it comes to comedy. Check their event line-up for a regular selection of chuckle worthy nights.
Laugh Train Home is one of the coolest comedy nights in London, bringing a fun atmosphere (and a bit of unexpected) and hosting famous faces like Joe Lycett, Seann Walsh, Josh Widdicombe and more. Head on over for plenty of giggles from top comedian without breaking the bank.
London's best comedy clubs are playing host to one of the biggest comedy events of the year. With fantastic acts, half price on all drinks and club night to end the night at Leicester Square's Bar Rumba, it's a great event to check out if you love stand-up.