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
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Looking for fun comedy clubs in London? Head over to the West End where the Covent Garden social club is bringing you an epic lineup of standup talent week after week. And with tickets from just £12? There's no excuse not to check it out.
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.
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.
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.
A cool take on a traditional evening of comedy, The Camden Eye is bound to get you giggling with its night of fun. So, what's the twist? This popular boozer will be choosing the topics, and if the comedians can't come up with anything... they will face a hilarious forfeit.
If you're after a spot in the capital for hilarious entertainment, The Covent Garden Comedy Club at the Freemasons Arms is sure to impress. Not only will there be a range of top-notch acts who are set to grace the stage with their jokes, but there's also a crackin' bar.
For those of you that need a laugh, head on over to The Sun of Camberwell's Comedy Club. Not only will you have the chance to catch performers showcasing their brand-new material, but there will also be a range of up-and-coming and seasoned names on the lineup.
Taking place every Wednesday evening, Oddity Comedy is pulling out all the stops over at The Moustache Bar. You'll get to enjoy some of the best stand-up comedians on the circuit, as well as entertainment from your host, Lucas Jefcoate.
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.
You're guaranteed something new every time at the We Are Funny Project in Dalston, where emerging new comics perform brilliant and bizarre short sets. For just £3 a ticket, Farr's School of Dancing's comedy night is entertaining for all.
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.
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.