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 8th September 2021




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 to Tobacco Dock, which you can watch while tucking into street food and sipping on cocktails.

Good Ship Comedy

138 user reviews 5

If you cheap and cheerful laughs, head to Good Ship Comedy at The Colonel Fawcett pub. This comedy event in Camden has welcomed some of the UK's leading stand-up stars as well as exciting newcomers, while keeping tickets to a very reasonable £7. 

Fuller's Comedy on Tap

38 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.

Backyard Comedy Club

36 user reviews 4

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

332 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 Carnival London

57 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.

The Boat Show Comedy Club

200 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 Vauxhall Comedy Club

95 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.

Top Secret Comedy Club

232 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, cheap drinks and an amazing atmosphere.