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Address: 412 Preston St | 1646 Saxony Crescent, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4M9, Canada
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Totally awesome!

Had a great laugh with all 3 performers and MC was also outstanding. We will be back when we are in Ottawa again.

Reviewed 14 April 2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Way too crowded (I get being full, but I don't want to touch knees with the people at the table next to me) and they don't serve glasses of water (I'd love an explanation on how that's legal).

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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Had a great laugh with all 3 performers and MC was also outstanding. We will be back when we are in Ottawa again.

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Thank Dan Mac 5904
Dublin, Ireland
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84 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Really had great fun there. So much, that we went a second time during our time in Ottawa. I really like the concept (being European - it is not very common here). The food was good too and all in all it was very good value for money. I suppose it depends a lot on the comedians and your sense... More 

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Thank ElFelipe
Ottawa, Canada
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4 reviews
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Absolute terrible, the main act could not handle the crowed and asked security to step in, the guy he was complaining about was having fun and laughing like every body. He was not even funny. The Devore in the place looks like it is from the dollar store curtains and all, a total revamp is in order even the comedians... More 

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Thank N N
Ottawa, Canada
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299 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Staff are excellent, it's very well run and the talent at this small comedy club was exceptional. We have not laughed that hard in a while. It's what you expect in a small comedy club - nothing fancy but it works and it's comfortable and well worth the cover.

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Thank Yvonne H
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

I don't think you can do anything for this price where you will have as much fun. Staff were excellent at organizing, seats were easily accessed. Food (sweet potatoe fries, nachos) was really really good. Price point average. Service, fast. Comedy

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Thank Just J
Thunder Bay, Canada
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63 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

First time at a small comedy club and I was very impressed with the quality of comic they attract, all three were good but the main headliner was hilarious. My son and wife go here often and they informed that it is consistently this good and they have only ever had one comic they found boring. The seating is a... More 

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Thank fishingdavep
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4 reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

First time at a smaller comedy club looking for a evening of laughs. The Mc did a great job breaking the ice with a full crowd. Club brought in a full crowd that added to the energetic atmosphere. Highly recommend this place after a great dinner in little Italy.

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Thank Jeremy G
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

I always enjoy myself at Absolute Comedy. On any given night, they usually have a good amount of talent to keep the laughs going. I find it odd that you can only buy water though. Like no free tap water, even when I'm ordering a beer?

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Thank Jessica L
Ottawa
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Hi, I hate to tell Absolute Comedy this on here but its the only way (no email address on the website). Ive been going to Absolute Comedy for years and its always great fun except that I went yesterday and saw Allister Mcallister for the third time with the exact SAME jokes (like 80%) he had 3 yrs ago. Can... More 

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