Broadway Comedy Club
Broadway Comedy Club
2.5
Comedy ClubsTheatre & Performances
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Sunday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
About
Broadway Comedy Club is located in Times Square , we feature top comics as seen on MTV , Comedy Central Tonight Show and Letterman. We have featured Letterman, Comedy Central , Tonight Show and Just For Laughs auditions. Top Comics that have appeared here in the past include Damon and Shawn Wayans, Tracy Morgan, Tim Allen, Rosie O'Donnell, Whitney. Cummings, Caroline Rhea, Judah Freidlander, Dave Attell and a whole host of others. Please before buying tickets, always check our websites for the official lineups.
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  • Companion66899136378
    1 contribution
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Don't Buy Tickets from Times Square Sellers - Great Show
    We had a great time at the comedy club. Our flights were cancelled, so we came into town meaning to catch last minute tickets to a Broadway show, which we ended up being too late for due to some public transit issues. We dodged the gent selling comedy tickets in Times Square, but he gave us the idea to check out the club. So glad we did! We got our tickets online as we were in line. The strict two drink minimum was a surprise, but it was fine. The real surprise came after the show, when the two drink minimum hit the bladder and the restroom line was long. We loved the comics! Al Allubel Lubel, we loved you, and Troy Bond, and all the others we saw. One gal was a total flop, but at least she realized it and excused herself gracefully, and Troy picked up the pieces flawlessly.
    Visited March 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 10 May 2023
  • Ed G
    New York City, New York11 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great venue for comedy
    Fun night out at the Gaylarious LGBT Comedy Show. I’ve been to maybe 5 shows in this series and they never disappoint. The venue is nice and the drinks aren’t too pricey (I love their mudslides). Good time out
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 18 July 2023
  • Lori M
    California1,831 contributions
    3.0 of 5 bubbles
    fun enough
    we had fun, wasn't expecting much. there were about 8-10 comedians, none fantastic but good enough. we had gotten free tickets via Eventbrite (also check Groupon). we knew about the 2 drink minimum but thought it not cool they add in the gratuity and another "fee" and a charge to use a credit card. 3 waters and a rum&coke cost $40. I guess they have to earn enough to pay the rent, etc...
    Visited October 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 14 October 2023
  • Simon N
    2 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Enjoyable evening out!
    This was an unexpected treat - a really good night out - we both laughed a lot!! Thanks to William for convincing us to visit ... Highly recommended! Some of the reviews seem to state that the drinks were a bit of a rip-off, but they were no more expensive than any other place we visited while in NY.
    Visited November 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 7 November 2023
  • Heleen E
    Leuven, Belgium9 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great experience but go with the right mindset
    I really want to counter the string of one-star reviews on Google. Some people just don't have the right mindset for shows like this. Obviously don't expect big names for club gigs. If you're used to comedy festivals like the Edinburgh Fringe, you'll feel right at home! In fact I sincerely hope to see some of this guys (/gn) again there. As for the 2 drink minimum: this is communicated clearly and handled politely. Ok so it will add another 20 to your expenses, so what? Where else are you gonna get 2 hours worth of atmospheric entertainment in Manhattan for 40 dollars per person? I went by myself, had a lovely chat with people at my table and with the comedians at the door afterwards as well. You create a big part of your enjoyment during a club comedy lineup gig yourself. Point of criticism to staff: the restroom floor guys... doesn't need to be that sticky I'm sure. Just mop it between gigs ok, it'd go a long way 😏
    Visited February 2024
    Travelled solo
    Written 7 February 2024
  • Mike H
    19 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Fabulous!
    Really fun night out. The venue is a bit of a dive, but that actually added to the night in a strange way. Two drink minimum seems to have upset a number of other reviewers, but we had a couple of drinks and had a lot of laughs, what's not to enjoy!?
    Visited March 2024
    Travelled with family
    Written 3 April 2024
  • Bullmastiffmom2max
    New York City, New York156 contributions
    3.0 of 5 bubbles
    Not very comical
    Bought the tickets from a legit vendor in times square for $15 a ticket. ( face price 30 a ticket ) told us, the comedy club was just up the street, “right over there” he pointed to 53rd. That was fine, but once you get to 53rd, the club is between 8th and 9th. Bit out of the way from actual Times Square. Knew about the two drink minimum. They do add on the gratuity. there is another line for an additional tip, so be aware. Show was not funny. Seemed like each “ comedian” had very similar acts and lines. Couldn’t even understand one of them! Two out of the seven were a bit funny. Couldn’t wait to get out of there. Will definitely search out a different comedy club next time
    Visited April 2024
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 10 April 2024
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Bullmastiffmom2max
New York City, NY156 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Couples
Bought the tickets from a legit vendor in times square for $15 a ticket. ( face price 30 a ticket ) told us, the comedy club was just up the street, “right over there” he pointed to 53rd. That was fine, but once you get to 53rd, the club is between 8th and 9th. Bit out of the way from actual Times Square. Knew about the two drink minimum. They do add on the gratuity. there is another line for an additional tip, so be aware. Show was not funny. Seemed like each “ comedian” had very similar acts and lines. Couldn’t even understand one of them! Two out of the seven were a bit funny. Couldn’t wait to get out of there. Will definitely search out a different comedy club next time
Written 10 April 2024
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Mike H
Gloucester19 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Family
Really fun night out. The venue is a bit of a dive, but that actually added to the night in a strange way. Two drink minimum seems to have upset a number of other reviewers, but we had a couple of drinks and had a lot of laughs, what's not to enjoy!?
Written 3 April 2024
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Jim F
Greensburg, PA210 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Solo
Had a wonderful time. The staff was very friendly while the MC was funny and kept things moving smoothly. There were 5 acts which were both entertaining and funny. The admission fee is very reasonable but there is a two drink minimum. There is a good selection of drinks which are very reasonably priced. For a fun event, give this place a try! Highly recommended!
Written 18 February 2024
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Heleen E
Leuven, Belgium9 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Solo
I really want to counter the string of one-star reviews on Google. Some people just don't have the right mindset for shows like this. Obviously don't expect big names for club gigs. If you're used to comedy festivals like the Edinburgh Fringe, you'll feel right at home! In fact I sincerely hope to see some of this guys (/gn) again there.

As for the 2 drink minimum: this is communicated clearly and handled politely. Ok so it will add another 20 to your expenses, so what? Where else are you gonna get 2 hours worth of atmospheric entertainment in Manhattan for 40 dollars per person?

I went by myself, had a lovely chat with people at my table and with the comedians at the door afterwards as well. You create a big part of your enjoyment during a club comedy lineup gig yourself.

Point of criticism to staff: the restroom floor guys... doesn't need to be that sticky I'm sure. Just mop it between gigs ok, it'd go a long way 😏
Written 7 February 2024
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.

Chris
Hawthorne, CA1 contribution
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Couples
We recently had a very disappointing experience with a comedy show ticket purchase, which I feel compelled to share. Last night, around 11:50 PM, we bought tickets from a reseller in Times Square for a midnight comedy show, excited for what we thought would be a highlight of our New York visit.

However, upon arriving at the venue, we were informed that no late-night shows were scheduled for that time. This was not only confusing but also frustrating, as we had just secured tickets for this specific show. The staff suggested we attend the next night’s show, but this wasn't an option for us due to our travel itinerary.

This experience significantly impacted our evening plans, and we felt let down by the lack of organization and clear communication. The situation was a stark contrast to the vibrant and reliable nightlife we had experienced in the city so far.

I would advise others to be cautious when purchasing tickets from resellers in Times Square, especially for late-night events. It's a shame that what was supposed to be an enjoyable part of our trip ended in such a disappointing manner.

I have reached out to the club in hopes of a resolution, and will update this review with any updates.

*Note: This review is based on my personal experience and is intended to help others make informed decisions.*
Written 21 December 2023
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Simon N
2 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2023 • Family
This was an unexpected treat - a really good night out - we both laughed a lot!! Thanks to William for convincing us to visit ... Highly recommended!

Some of the reviews seem to state that the drinks were a bit of a rip-off, but they were no more expensive than any other place we visited while in NY.
Written 7 November 2023
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Rob D
1 contribution
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2023 • Family
We bought tickets from a street guy with a hand drawn sign (1st red red flag), and he promised certain well known comedians (lie #1), he said there was a two drink minimum, but he would wave that (lie #2), water was available for us if we wanted. We got to the club and the bathrooms were disgusting, and the waiter came up and said no one could wave the 2 drink minimum. So we ordered a water, a canned drink, and a mixed drink. I had no idea what was in the mixed drink, but it tasted like industrial cleaner. He came back after and brought a second round, and I refused the second drink because the first was so bad. At the end of the show he gave us our tab worth $63 for 2 canned drinks and 2 waters plus a handsome tip. When I told him I couldn't stomach the mixed drinks he said it didn't matter, and he demanded the money. This is a scam. Never buy these tickets from a street vendor, and especially don't go to this club.
Written 27 October 2023
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Lori M
California1,831 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2023 • Couples
we had fun, wasn't expecting much. there were about 8-10 comedians, none fantastic but good enough. we had gotten free tickets via Eventbrite (also check Groupon). we knew about the 2 drink minimum but thought it not cool they add in the gratuity and another "fee" and a charge to use a credit card. 3 waters and a rum&coke cost $40. I guess they have to earn enough to pay the rent, etc...
Written 14 October 2023
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whelenfamily
6 contributions
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Family
Comedians were pretty good. Beware: cramped space, no table to set your drink on, there is a 2-drink minimum, they add a gratuity to the bill that you cannot see since its dark when they give you the bill and collect the money, and the drinks are terribly gross. If you're paying that much for a drink, they should at least use name-brand alcohol.
Written 3 October 2023
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Ed G
New York City, NY11 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2023 • Friends
Fun night out at the Gaylarious LGBT Comedy Show. I’ve been to maybe 5 shows in this series and they never disappoint. The venue is nice and the drinks aren’t too pricey (I love their mudslides). Good time out
Written 18 July 2023
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