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, 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 24th October 2016
For giggles, guffaws and cackles, head to Comedy Cirque every Tuesday as they roll out the finest comedy talent for your viewing pleasure. Hosted by resident DJs the night mixes it up with the best from the open-mic circuit as well as professionals; tickets start from £3 and there's drinks deals throughout the evening.
Found yourself at a loose end this weekend? Head over to this multiple award-winning comedy club for an evening of side-splitting laughs and late night dancing. Performances on the night come from from a top roster of stand-up names, and your ticket includes entry to the Verve nightclub afterwards too.
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. Come along for belly laughs aplenty with 3 comedians and 1 compere for every show, you’ll be able to get discounted food at the Lulivo restaurant and free entry to the after-party at Opal!
Looking for a comedy night in London with a difference? Join Karaoke Rumble for one of the rowdiest nights on the London tiles as a roster of names are set alongside cracking jokes, comedy, karaoke, mischief and more.
The monthly Comedy Carnival returns to Infernos in Clapham this month, bringing with it some of the biggest names in comedy right now. Whether you're a fan of Reginald D Hunter's sarcastic chat, or perhaps prefer the quirky, wonderfully awkward humour of Sara Pascoe, you'll leave this South London spot in stitches of laughter and simply counting down the days until their next show.
Looking for one of the most affordable and unique comedy nights in London? Funnily enough (geddit), Comedy Cirque are providing just that. Join them this October in London as they head on down to one of the most quirky private clubs in London for a roster of laughs to remember.
Shoreditch may be reserved for the city's hipster heavy, but it's also home to one corker of a comedy night. Found every Friday and Saturday at Bedroom Bar, take to Rivington Street and hear the chuckles reach a roaring stage as the likes of Jamali and more entertain East London folks with their jovial notes and top notch jokes. Dancing and DJ's later!
Join London's quirkiest pub for a side-splitting comedy show every Thursday night. The Headliners Comedy Club has seen a shed load of the big names of UK comedy perform, as well as the circuit's hottest new acts. Laugh, drink and enjoy!
Holly Walsh, David Morgan and Ian Stone are just a few of the big names you can see at The Hippodrome Casino's comedy night. The casino will be putting on two hilarious shows and inviting top performers to showcase their talents, from a witty piano player to a hilarious magician.
Partnering the biggest names with the hottest new acts is Knock2bag’s thing. It’s something they do really well; lining up five dynamic and ridiculously hilarious acts for just a tenner. They’ll be at the renowned Hackney venue The Moth Club for one final time this year, bringing you another rib-tickling squad of comedians for some midweek lols come Wednesday 30th November.
Knock2bag offers a warm and intimate comedy night with a whole host of differing stand-up styles on show. Catch them for their last show of the year on Saturday 5th as another completely hilarious night unfolds; tickets are a snip at £10 and Sara Pascoe is your headline act!
Bar Rumba - usually your weekend romp destination where raucous partying comes as a guarantee. But not this time. Bar Rumba is hosting a Comedy Carnival of the latest, greatest and rising stand-up acts in the industry. Come Friday or Saturday and start your weekend off with some laughs, drinks and some cracking entertainment.
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.