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Village Underground

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Address: 130 W. 3rd St, New York City, NY
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Love love love the live band

The live band are an absolute must. This is the second time I've been to watch them - just fabulous. Cocktails are so so but the atmosphere and friendliness of people there more... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The live band are an absolute must. This is the second time I've been to watch them - just fabulous. Cocktails are so so but the atmosphere and friendliness of people there more than make up for that. My friend left early and I felt more than happy to stay until 2am without her. Make time for this one on... More 

Thank kaaf
Cleveland, Ohio
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20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

There were 6 acts. First two, good, One very good, one a little uncomfortable and two of them appeared to have no planned material/act and were dragging it out to fill time. The audience member hook-ups crap, who cares, not clever, not funny, waste of my time. They needed help from the MC to get anywhere. We enjoy comedy clubs... More 

Thank JohnDoe727
Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

Visited the "open mic" with my girlfriend and we were contemplating whether to do it, because of the $15 entry per person and a 2 drink minimum (6-7 for beers, and 11-12 for cocktails). But it was worth every dollar. The band and the local singers were just amazing, the mood was great in the room and we ended up... More 

Thank PBoier
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

All I can say is OMG. I visited the Village Underground on Sun Nov 1st 2015 and what an awesome show it was. From the MC to the final performer it was nothing short of Amazing. this was my first time there and i am so glad i went. I would definately return , But i will have to book... More 

Thank Lamont M
Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

My boyfriend and I really wanted to go to the Comedy Cellar, but it was all booked, so they recommended going to their sister club, the Village Underground, around the corner. It ended up being the same line-up as it would have been at the Comedy Cellar later and it was great! $14 for each ticket and a two drink/item... More 

Thank MAM582
Armonk, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Better than decent lineup of comedians on a hot Friday night in August. Weakest link was the MC. Best to be there early as we were seated way in the back at a communal booth with four strangers. $20 cover is fair imho. Drinks too are fairly priced and well made (surprising at how tough it is to get a... More 

Thank vacationater
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7 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

The show was good however do not show up without having your email confirmation. My friend submitted a reservation and it said it was confirmed but she never received an email. So when we arrived the woman was quite rude thank godness another woman spoke up and said there must have been some confusion but no worries and seated us.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

We booked the 8pm Comedy Cellar slot on a Wednesday night. We sat in the first row which was practically on stage. There was no entry fee but there was a 2 item food/drink min per person. I had the wings and my husband had the spinach panini and we both really enjoyed our meal. The line up was pretty... More 

Thank Jacintha M
Gothenburg, Sweden
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79 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We asked some locals, not the ones trying to sell you stuff on Times Square, were to go to see comedy and they all recommended Comedy Cellar (or Village underground, which is the same thing but different local and only ones a week). I enjoyed most of the comedians and it was generally really good value. Make sure to make... More 

Thank Lord_Dehf
Kamloops, Canada
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

My boyfriend and I decided last minute to make a reservation at the underground because of the huge lineup we saw the night before and were so glad we did! The show was so good that we decided to go another somewhere else in Greenwich village right after! I would definitely recommend booking one, if not two shows while you're... More 

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