They say that laughter is the best medicine, and there is actually some proof to that! But even if you don’t need any proof, the London comedy scene is absolutely bursting with laughter, guaranteed to make you feel better. All you’ve got to do is know where to look, and here we’ll help you do that by taking a look at the 7 best comedy clubs London has to offer.
- Angel Comedy at The Camden Head
Open and running shows 7 nights a week, one-half of Angel Comedy Club is located above the Camden Head in Angel. This venue offers It is a unique blend of established and professional comedians trying some of their fresh new jokes, mixed with acts hailing from the open mic circuit. It promises to be a night that you will never forget, every night. The second best thing about Angel Comedy at the Camden Head is that it is free. Voluntary donations are accepted after the show, but because of the low price of entry, it does sell out! Get there early to secure your spot.
- The Top Secret Comedy Club
From new material nights to the best that the London comedy scene has to offer, The Top Secret Comedy Club is one of the worst-kept secrets in comedy. Offering audiences a variety of weeknight entertainment and laughs, as well as drinks specials, you can rest assured that you are going to get exactly what you came for. They’re also notorious for having “top secret” acts drop by so you never know who you might see!
- The Boat Show Comedy Club
Pitted as the finest floating comedy club in London, The Boat Show Comedy Club features top-class comedy acts, a floating beer garden, unparalleled views of the city, and an unforgettable night. The Boat Show Comedy Club has also been praised by the Evening Standard as “Glitzier than your average night of stand-up.” Where else in the country would you be able to see comedy on a river!
- Big Belly Comedy Club
This comedy club in London is one of the new kids on the block but has quickly established itself as a powerhouse in the comedy world. Big Belly operates and entertains 7 nights a week, offering comedy fans the best in UK comedy acts, TV comedians, and circuit comics. Every weekend they showcase the best the UK has to offer, midweek it’s about new talent and fresh new jokes then on Sundays it’s their infamous ding dong gong show. The show where young comic hopefuls try their hand at 5 minutes of comedy where you the audience have the power to GONG them off
- Angel Comedy at The Bill Murray
One of London’s oldest and most iconic venues, the Bill Murray is one of the most intimate rooms in London. They play home to tonnes of comedians, and it’s a great place to catch a show before comics head to the fringe. It’s less club comedy and more Edinburgh fringe comedy but there is a reason it’s many comedians favourite room in London
- Comedy Carnival Leicester Square
Showcasing some of the absolute best in award-winning international comedians, the Comedy Club Leicester Square is both unfiltered and unapologetic in its approach to making you laugh. Serving you food and laughs Thursday nights through Saturday nights, you are bound to be entertained beyond your wildest dreams.
- The West End Comedy Club
Hilarious line-ups of both TV and club comedy legends will have you in stitches every Sunday through Thursday nights at The West End Comedy Club. From absolute comedy legends to the latest up-and-comers, you can have it all at this London comedy venue.
So now you can have your cake and eat it, with all the latest and greatest comedy venues in and around London, guaranteed to have you in stitches, without the cost of the doctor.
Big Belly Bar & Comedy Club London
6 S Lambeth PI, London SW8 1SP, UK
+44 20 3576 3095