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Gotham Comedy Club

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Address: 208 W. 23rd Street, New York City, NY 10011
Phone Number: 212.367.9000
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Description: Leading comedy club and host to top talent.

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Best evening for not alot of $$

My 2 college age boys and I had a really enjoyable evening here. The tickets were reasonably priced-app $22/person. The comedians were actually FUNNY And besides the featured... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
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Lismore, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Had a great night. Seriously funny acts with a great host who gad hilarious interaction with the audience. Left with sore jaws and aching bellies. Highly recommend if you are look8ng for a great night out.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Always check the programme for this comedy club if you're going to be in NYC. You could get seriously lucky. The Late Night Writers night featured the writers form he top late night TV shows - we left with aching jaws and bellies from laughing so hard. Highly recommend!

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Vista, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

My 2 college age boys and I had a really enjoyable evening here. The tickets were reasonably priced-app $22/person. The comedians were actually FUNNY And besides the featured comic, there were 2 "warm up" comics who did their piece before hand. The venue is small, so all of the seats are good. There is a 2 drink minimum per person.... More 

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Byram, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Gotham comedy club just had a new talent night where the new comics were from Harvard University. They were terrific. The venue was great; nice small atmosphere, friendly staff and the two drink minimum was not a bother. The emcee moved things along and kept the interludes funny. Really amazed at the talent they assembled for a weeknight. The crowd... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I didn't get to see any celebrity comics, but maybe I saw a future celeb. There have been many stars that have performed at this club and that adds to the appeal of going to Gotham Comedy Club. The comics that perform are funny (not all of them) and if you sit close to the stage, don't get too embarrassed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

Had such a great time. We went as a group of five. The tables are all pre booked when you buy tickets and the hostess service was great. I loved that they took us to a set table. So no pushing and scrambling for tables. Wait staff were prompt. Two drink minimum was odd. The host comedian Jabron (?) was... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Great comedians and comfortable venue. The staff was friendly and the prices were reasonable. We did not eat there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We came here on a tapping night.. which means you have to keep clapping for every intro... Comedians were funny.. the place is clean.. spacious and you get a good view wherever you sit. Over priced drinks off course...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

On April 23, I went to Gotham Comedy Club in Manhattan, NYC. Went to see the very funny comedian Cristela Alonzo. The place was great, my girlfriend and I did not have to wait long to get our seats. Had a strong Vodka drink and Shelly one of those girlie drinks as we waited for the show and my yummy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Nice location, easily accessed by subway(dont remember which line but its close to the subway station). Great warm-up, and funny comedians, off course some more than others, the all-over-impression is that this was a fun night! Our tickets demanded that we had to buy two units of (alcoholic?)bewerage and so we did, it was all good. We also bought some... More 

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Address: 208 W. 23rd Street, New York City, NY 10011
Phone Number: 212.367.9000
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chelsea

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