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Address: 1236 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-3820
Phone Number: 617-661-6507
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Looking for something to do in Boston/Cambridge

Really good comedy for an extremely affordable price in a unique setting. On the third floor of a Chinese Restaurant. It is a very intimate setting with great comedians. Had a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 15, 2015
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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suffield, ct
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2015

We attended the Dec. 5 show. At $13 per ticket, the show was a very good value. 5 comics were polished, lightening fast and funny as hell. 4 others ranged from polished-yet-boring to being very close to tip top, and one was flat out terrible, the poor guy. Only 3 of 10 comics made us wince or make us want... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

Really good comedy for an extremely affordable price in a unique setting. On the third floor of a Chinese Restaurant. It is a very intimate setting with great comedians. Had a blast!

Thank Goof21
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2015

I almost hate to review this place, since it will make it harder to get tickets. In brief, for less than $15, we go as often as we can for our dose of comedy. On Saturday nights, our favorite, there will be perhaps 8 or 10 comics putting on 10 minutes of material. Some comics are new and feeling their... More 

Thank kth100077
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

Just when things couldn't get worse than Blue Man Group, we went to the comedy studio - supposedly renowned and deemed the best comedy place in Boston. We went on a "magic show" night. Lucky us!!! It was absolutely bad. I don't think there are any reasonable or polite ways to describe the rubbish that we saw that night, so... More 

Thank NishCanada
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115 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2015

What a great surprise! We were looking for something to do on a Friday night and happened upon this place. Eight comics lined up, 6 were great acts. Only $12 pp and no pressure to buy food or drinks, unlike other places I've been. Really great friendly atmosphere, crowd was respectful and generous with the laughs. The comedians were varied...male/female/gay/straight/... More 

Thank NaplzTraveler
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2015

Fairly small venue above a chinese restaurant. However, $10 for two hours of comedy is great. The Thursday night we were there had about 10 different comics performing for about 10 to 15 minutes each. A couple were very good. One was awful. The rest were pretty good. No drink minimum makes this place a real bargain. Location is steps... More 

Thank JunoGHonk
Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2015

A group of colleagues came with me to The Comedy Studio for their Wednesday "fresh faces" night. Absolutely hilarious, and a fabulous time was had by all.

Thank kcpac
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

We went on a Saturday night and purchased tickets in advance for $12/each. Our seats were reserved for us. It was a really fun night full of nine comedians. There were two women and seven men, ranging from young to old and new to seasoned. It was a great location across from Harvard and we laughed all night. Must try!

Thank Tys0n2
Boston, Massachusetts
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87 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2014

We have seen quite a few shows here. Always very funny. Great host. Good service on food and drinks (although the food is nothing extra special). Saturday nights are best for the talent.

Thank James M
Panama City, Panama
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2014

We went to the location, three flights up the stairs above a Chinese restaurant, with absolutely no knowledge of what awaited us there. Sunday night and it was pretty much SRO already. For parking luck and an actual seat or barstool, don't wait 'til the last minute as we did! It's a dark, murky space where alcohol is served but... More 

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