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 October 2023

The Regent

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.

The Boat Show Comedy Club

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.


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.

Fuller's Comedy on Tap

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.

Comedy Carnival London

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.

Laugh Train Home Events

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.

Backyard Comedy Club

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.

Instant Laughs Comedy Club

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.

Shakespeare Comedy Club

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.

Comedy at The Rose

Whether you're looking for fun date night ideas or just fancy a laugh, bag tickets to Comedy at The Rose. The Fulham hotspot will be graced by the award-winning Shazia Mirza, as well as Stefano Paolini and MC Sion James. Topping it off? A complimentary burger and chips.

LDN Comedy

For a night that'll split your sides, check out East London's LDN Comedy, hosting pop-ups and regular nights across multiple venues. On Wednesdays, tickets are only £1 as new gags are given a test run at the Star by Hackney Downs, and Thursdays at Wanstead Pub see standup sets from a range of comics and rising stars.

Comedy Cabin

Making it as one of the best clubs in London is Comedy Cabin, with a range of nights showcasing established comedians as well as giving up and coming talent a platform to try out their material. As part of Hoxton Cabin's performance art collection, laughs are guaranteed.