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The Glee Club

U7a Unit U7a Mermaid Quay | Cardiff Bay, Cardiff CF10 5BZ, Wales
+44 871 472 0400
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A good night out

I have been to the glee club several times over the years and have really enjoyed myself each time... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Paul J
Disappointing comedy!

the venue was good, staff friendly however out of four comedians on the night, only one was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Wales' premier comedy club and live music venue. Multiple 'Best Comedy Venue' award winner. Weekend comedy, Christmas Parties, comedy tour shows, live music & more.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
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“great night” (28 reviews)
“great acts” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: Closed
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
U7a Unit U7a Mermaid Quay | Cardiff Bay, Cardiff CF10 5BZ, Wales
+44 871 472 0400
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Reviewed yesterday

I have been to the glee club several times over the years and have really enjoyed myself each time. The venue is fairly small which adds to the atmosphere but it is well located in Cardiff Bay, right in the centre by several bars. It...More

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 1 week ago

the venue was good, staff friendly however out of four comedians on the night, only one was actually funny and he was old school (few crude jokes but well timed) Pity as we really love comedy nights but this is the first time it was...More

Thank ericgleeds
TheGleeClub, Manager at The Glee Club, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Eric We are really pleased you enjoyed the club but obviously a little upset to read that you didn't enjoy some of the acts. We make a point of posting videos on our website and encouraging people to research the comedians that are on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to the Glee Club a fair few times now, and I get excited every time. It's a very small venue so the queues to get in are long and the tables and chairs are all tightly packed together; and the toilet scenario is...More

Thank alia_kel_aderon
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I visited this establishment for the first time last night and I only have positive things to say about the place. The staff were freshingly friendly and polite aswell as attentive to every customers needs. This could also be said about the door staff whom...More

Thank Callum G
Reviewed 9 May 2017

if you get the chance go there only thing we did not like was it closed to early but it's very good if your offended Do not go we were on a stag do and everyone enjoyed the acts and food.

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The place was great. We pre ordered food which was fish and chips. This was really nice. The cocktails were spot on. The compare was really funny. In fact he was better than onever of the main acts. What ruined it for me was the...More

Thank rcpanimal
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We went for a hen and were not disappointed. There were 3 comedians and a compere, all very funny. We arrived pretty early but the bar queue was already huge, it barely died down before the start of the show.

Thank thirst_for_travel85
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Went to the Glee Club in Cardiff for the first time tonight, the acts were fantastic, but was very disappointed with the food, the pizza that cost £10.50 was cold, and was a frozen bought pizza you can get from the supermarket for £2. Will...More

Thank Jemma P
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

First visit to Cardiff Glee Club tonight and I thoroughly enjoyed it! Had pre booked the tickets a while ago as it was Reginald D Hunter's pre tour shows, a great opportunity to see a popular comedian in a small venue for an excellent price....More

Thank Emily W
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and I were very excited to be going to the Glee club for our very first time. The evening was great and we laughed and enjoyed ourselved. Staff inside the venue were very friendly which made up for the 'Arrival' at the venue....More

Thank Amanda H
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What's on here Tuesday 25 or Wednesday 26 April?
23 April 2017|
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Response from TheGleeClub | Property representative |
Thank you for getting in touch. Sadly we don't have shows on the 25th and 26th. We have shows every Friday, Saturday and Sunday and a selection of other shows throughout the year but during this week it will just be the... More
Martin C
Going to see Lissie in December with the wife who has MS,will she be able to sit anywhere as music may be all standing event ,could she bring folding stool?
15 November 2016|
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Response from TheGleeClub | Property representative |
Hi Martin, we can reserve a bench seat for you which will be easily accessible. Can you please contact our box office on 0871 472 0400 and explain that you have been in touch. Please explain that you have had a response and... More
What time does it finish on Saturday night in Cardiff? So we can book taxis please. This would be great if you could put on the website for people. Cheers
16 July 2016|
Response from Mark T |
Hi, Generally between 10.45 and 11.15. It's a bit hard to be really specific as it 4 live acts, 2 intervals etc. Comics getting a nice buzz form a good audience can give a lot, and extend a bit! I hope this is helpful.