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Helium Comedy Club

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Address: 2031 Sansome St., Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone Number: 215.496.9001
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6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Thu 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 12:00 am

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Laughed so hard my side hurt

Recently saw Rod Man at the club. The show was excellent. The club is nothing too special but we used the Helium Boost and had reserve seats which were 2nd row from the stage... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Monmouth Junction, New Jersey
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Monmouth Junction, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently saw Rod Man at the club. The show was excellent. The club is nothing too special but we used the Helium Boost and had reserve seats which were 2nd row from the stage. The section we were in was roomy enough. The service was average. We did not order any food but there were lots of people who did.... More 

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Williamstown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We saw Faizon Love at Helium. We were expecting Mr. Love to be funny and enjoyed his performance. What surprised us the most was how good the opening acts were. There was only one that we really had trouble following, but the other three (including the emcee) were excellent and really had us cracking up. I noticed another traveler complained... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw Jon Lovitz at the club. We had a great night. The club was clean and staff very friendly. Bars available for cocktails and food prior to show. The food was typical bar type food and it was delicious. The staff assisted us as needed and servers were attentive. We thoroughly enjoyed our experience and will return.

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Thank tmitch6
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

This is a small but good venue to see comics. They book amazing national and local talent. The ticket prices are reasonable. We always get first or second row center seats. The food could be better but I don't go here for the food. Last night we saw @ClaytonEnglish winner of Last Comic Standing.

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Thank M B
Havertown, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

the venue is cramped, the prices are high. The service and food were about average. We had a great night out but in no hurry to go back. this even though I won 4 free passes.

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Thank KG42
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

I am a VIP at this club. They have terrific headliners!!! Always a good time...Prices are reasonable, staff are polite and the comedians are outstanding!!!

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Thank Rachel G
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

Louis C.K. special event tonight. Logged in, no link available for purchase, then sold out link, then crashed site, then called and they hung up on me without answering, then no link for purchase again. Big fans were very, very disappointed with service today.

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Thank profnick13
Limerick, Pennsylvania, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

We went here on Valentine's Day weekend and the place was packed. Our server was attentive and the comics were great overall. We saw Hal Sparks and he killed it. The opening act was weak but we didn't go to see her. I would definitely go back again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

Saw Lou Sparks and really enjoyed the show. He was funny and adult without being raunchy. Even the host and opening acts were good. We bought reserved seats, and sat at our own table up front, which was a bit crowded. Not sure if it was worth reserving the seats, but it wasn't that much of an up charge and... More 

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Delran, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

We've been here many times incl NYE (which is when we attended this time) and the small venue is great for up close and personal. Most clubs of this kind pack everyone in so that you're sitting literally on top of each other, and I'm used to that too (not that I like it). The group in front of us... More 

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