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The Stand Comedy Club, Bar & Kitchen

Closed Now: 6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Open today: 6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
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Fantastic fun night

Booked this at short notice as looking something to do but so glad we did. The acts on our night... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Peter C
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Strabane, United Kingdom
via mobile
Unexpected

Came with a group of 8 of us and we had a great night. We got there early and got seats right at... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2019
Ashleigh H
,
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Purpose built comedy club open 7 days a week in the heart of Newcastle. We host regular touring comedy from the biggest names on the comedy circuit. On Wednesday nights we host our famous Red Raw (beginners night) developing the stars of the future...more
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31 High Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1EW, England
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+44 191 300 9700
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was lucky enough to have Dave Johns on what would be an average night of comedy. He stole the show. Staff seemed happy and certainly provided a quick service. Good Saturday night out - average prices.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank beas006
Reviewed 5 days ago

So to be open from the start, we have been here before this and had an ok experience. Prices aren't too high at the bar although the que can be long at times. On this occasion however we were turned away simply because my fiancé...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Liam G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been many times to the Stand, mainly on a Wednesday evening for RAW which at £3 is cracking value and to be honest I’ve found the talent on that show to be often better that on a Thursday or Saturday night at a fraction of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this at short notice as looking something to do but so glad we did. The acts on our night were great and had us in stitches loads. Comedy can be hit and miss but we got a great night and would definitely recommend.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Peter C
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

Came with a group of 8 of us and we had a great night. We got there early and got seats right at the front of the stage. The compare on the night was absolutely brilliant and had us all in fits of laughter.. the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ashleigh H
Reviewed March 1, 2019

Went on the Friday night and had a good time. Jo Caulfield was the compère and was very funny. 2 acts were very good and 1 a bit poor and 1 just awful (naff Danish chap). But this is what you get when you go...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 28, 2019 via mobile

We came last Friday night, seating a bit cramped and very hot could have done with aircon on. Compare was excellent as was the first lady comedian, it went downhill from then. The Norwegian comedian was a dead loss with his sketch on 'Higge' 1/10...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank rolyroly1968
Reviewed February 25, 2019

Each comedian/night commands a different price. The tickets are sold at the bar upstairs or online The comedy is downstairs The food on offer was pretty shabby, a small selection of bar food bites so don't expect to go there for a meal The seating...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Nataly D
Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

Just went to the the stand for drinks after being recommended to go by friends - although not cheap drinks, the service was absolutely lovely, enthusiastic and attentive. The decor is funky and unique for Newcastle and the smoking area/ outside seating area looks lovely...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank M1440RMlucyb
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Great friendly place for a good night out. Good reasonably priced drinks . 4 acts on most weekends. Staff are all lovely and friendly so a brilliant night out with friends

Date of experience: February 2019
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Liz h
January 10, 2017|
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Response from StandBoxOffice | Property representative |
Hi, There is an NCP on Dean St which is just a couple of mins walk away. Can't post a link to it here unfortunately. This or try grabbing a space on Dean St & Grey St.
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Liz h
January 6, 2017|
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We took our 11 and 16 yrs old was very good, better for the younger ones with some good interactions and fun for adults too. Great price for an afternoon out.
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Annemariepit
November 28, 2016|
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Response from emloue | Reviewed this property |
You can buy tickets on their website or on the door. They take advance ticket sales for future shows too. As for accommodation there's loads wait for a last minute deal .
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