The Low Down
Fun Fact: Multiple scenes from the 2002 Jerry Seinfeld documentary "Comedian" were filmed at the Comedy Cellar.
When to Go: There are two shows per night on Sunday through Thursday (one at 9pm and one at 11pm); three shows on Friday (8pm, 9:45pm, 11:30pm); four shows on Saturday (7:30pm, 9:15pm, 11pm, 12:45am). Call in advance to find out who is scheduled to perform.
Save Money: A limited number of free passes are distributed for shows taking place Sunday through the Thursday (though a two-item minimum purchase is still required). To make a reservation, call after 11am or visit the Comedy Cellar online.
Rants, Raves & Reviews
This hip West Village spot has attracted young, rowdy performers and seasoned comedy veterans for over 20 years.
by Contributor at Citysearch
Located in a basement beneath the Olive Tree Cafe, this popular club has hosted a lineup of performers ranging from William Shatner, Ice T and David Lee Roth to Colin Quinn, Greg Giraldo and Dave Attell. The tight quarters, college-ageâ¦
A perfect date night!
By Rearmor at Citysearch
I went with my boyfriend and another couple - it was a great Friday night date night! They are very organized and efficient, even with a packed cro... Read More
Comedy Cellar NY
By Sarah S at Insider Pages
The Comedy Cellar is so great! They have many good comedians comethrough here all of the time an it is a small enough venue that you get a really ... Read More
#1 Comedy Club
By Justine H at Insider Pages
I've been to a lot of different comedy clubs in NYC and this is definitely #1. The comedians are always top shelf and it's always a great night. Read More
The Real Thing in a basement
By Fancy63 at Citysearch
I have been to comedy shows in other clubs in the city but NOTHING tops the Comedy Cellar. Located in a basement of a restaurant I was not a beli... Read More
Best Comedy Club EVER!
By MaryannLonergan at Citysearch
It was freezing in New York City and I braved the elements to see what turned out to be the best comedy show EVER! \r The whole experience was gre... Read More