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Address: 2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA
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Comedy Club fun!

We have seen two comedy shows there so far, and both were people from SNL. We really enjoyed ourselves. First time we got there shortly after the doors opened and we were sitting... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2015
Marla57
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Frederick, Maryland
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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

It's always offers great comedians. But during the Xmas holidays they show Xmas movies. Great food, too!

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DMV
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

The Hubs and I was at ACDH for a comedy show last year and I was less than impressed. I loved the comedian but the food was not good. Fast forward to June 2015 and the place has not been spruced up but the food is better.they could stand to replace the carpet or just get rid of it all... More 

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Frederick, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We have seen two comedy shows there so far, and both were people from SNL. We really enjoyed ourselves. First time we got there shortly after the doors opened and we were sitting in the back (we had 4 people). We could see but it would have been nice to be closer. Just last night we went and got there... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

I'm rating one singular event, not the atmosphere of actually seeing a movie or eating there. I enjoyed some standup comedy one evening with friends. While we were late, there was till standing room. We crammed in there and stood around for about an hour laughing and boo, cackling and gasping. The place was tight and service was hard to... More 

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Frederick, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

With the early show (7:30p) sold out weeks beforehand, we were relegated to buying tickets to the late show. Doors opened at 9:30p, Standup Comedy from 10-10:20p, and The Princess Bride movie was shown from 10:20p-shortly before midnight. Of course, just getting there was an adventure as we had to endure mother nature's special event, the beginning of 2015's Siberian... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We had an amazing Valentines Date at Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse! Make sure to get there early to get a good seat with a table! It needs a little love to spiff it up, but I was happy to have a place that feels like a slice of home to have a fun date night! The comic was funny too!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

The good. The price for the show was very reasonable. Food and drink prices were fair. The comics were great, lots of energy in the room, great laughs. Were it needs work. Everything in the place is well worn in. Comfortable but well worn. The staff was nice but seemed overwhelmed. Despite several members of the staff walking past us... More 

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Ambler, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

It's a movie house that has live shows. You need to get there early if you want good seating. Bar type food served, hard to get your servers back so order a pitcher or bottle of wine. Wasn't the best comedy show I have seen but it was a different type of scene and fun atmosphere.

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Arlington, VA, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

The Arlington Cinema and Drafthouser is an Arlington tradition. They have both comedy nights plus fun movies that have left the regular theatres. For example, they recently showed "Guardians of the Galaxy", and now have "The Equalizer". They have tables so you can eat pizza and other munchies plus pitchers of beer. The whole point is to relax and enjoy... More 

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Springfield, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We went there to watch comedian Eddie Griffin. He's funny as hell. You get to have a sit down dinner while watching the show. I love the concept. The food was good. I had salmon. And I liked my Carribbean drink, something with rum maybe but it was good. The chairs are comfortable. Now I look for more events there.... More 

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Address: 2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington

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