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 February 2017
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!
Drink, dance and be very merry this New Year's Eve as Monkey Business Comedy Club put on several shows across the city. Head to either Hampstead or Camden for an intimate night of laughs as some of the best in the business get up and do their thing.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
See some of comedy's biggest stars at an intimate venue for a shockingly cheap price at Laugh Out Loud. Taking place in Islington's The Old Queen's Head, the night includes huge names from Sara Pascoe to Bridget Christie and Liam Williams and plenty of fun.
Head to Howling Hops for a massive night of comedy this February as the brewery in Hackney is taken over by professional comedians. Drink delicious craft beer, watch and a hilarious stand-up show and cheer on Guinness World Record Attempt - in pickled egg eating...
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.
Green Milk are pairing up with PBJ management to host a night of terrific comedy in the heart of the West End. Taking over the Phoenix Theatre, the line up of Good Ham is capable of rivalling any and features promising acts such as Joseph Morpurgo. Expect belly-aching laughter and plenty of hilarious one-liners.