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Gotham Comedy Club

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Address: 208 W 23rd St, New York City, NY 10011-2306
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Leading comedy club and host to top talent.

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They really are funny comedians at this club

We have been to other comedy clubs in New York and they were not funny. This one is. We laughed all through the show. They had many comedians perform and each was great. Good... read more

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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Hervey Bay, Australia
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108 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to other comedy clubs in New York and they were not funny. This one is. We laughed all through the show. They had many comedians perform and each was great. Good food and good service. We had a great night out and would definitely look forward to returning to this club next time we visit New York.

Thank jonclo
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great night in NY. If you're looking for something a bit different in NYC out of the hustle and neon of Times Square, give Gotham Comedy Club a try. Went on Saturday to celebrate my son's 21st and had a blast. Even a surprise appearance by George Wallace. Went to the 10pm show. Great comedy, good service. 2... More 

Thank kk0108
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the comedy club on my own as my fiancée was ill, I had a really good night at this venue the comedians were all hilarious. The ticket was $15 on the door and a minimum of two drinks which wasn't a problem I had 3 beers anyway at $8 a bottle which isn't too bad for New... More 

Thank Adam S
Northville, Michigan
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74 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We saw an "all-star" show that included 10 comedians and a surprise guest at the end. Each one was funny, some more than others of course. The content was PG rated, which we appreciated. Service was really slow, in fact we did not even see a server to get us our required 2nd drink until right before the last performer.

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16 reviews
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We went here with co-workers, we had a great night full of laughs. If you're looking to disconnect yourself from the routine and have a good drinks and laughs you should visit this show.

Thank Dia R
Miami, Florida
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610 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 301 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We ended up here after not being able to get into another venue and I am glad things worked out the way they did. From the time we arrived everyone from the hostess to the servers and the bartenders were all friendly and nice. There is a standard two drink (food not included) minimum but drink prices for specialty sodas... More 

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Tysons Corner, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

My son and I had a great time at the Gotham Comedy Club. There wasn't a bad comic in the mix so it would have been a great time no matter what. But we hit the jackpot by getting to see Seinfeld and Jim Gaffigan. If you compare this comedy club to a show, it's quite a bargain. An evening... More 

Thank JamesNewberry
Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Several Comedians were showcased. All of them pretty funny. We did the VIP package which I'm not sure was worth the money. It was open bar, one appetizer and admission. VIP seats were good. Service was fantastic.

Thank MeadowsAC
Mississauga, Canada
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281 reviews
96 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved our evening at the Gotham Comedy Club. We went the weekend Carlos Mencia was headlining. Yes, there is a two drink minimum after the show entrance fee, but an evening out for $100 for two people is fairly reasonable anyhow. It was completely worth it - the opening acts and Carlos were hilarious. I would definitely be a... More 

Thank Slavik84
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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We went for a Sunday night "All Stars" show. The place was maybe half full? The food was okay -- nothing great -- but you don't really go there for the food. The drinks were good -- a little over-priced, but not exorbitant. However, all of the comedians were great -- plus we had two surprise guests -- Jim Gaffigan... More 

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