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Check out what laughs we recommend the most! Our easy access to the 3 Arena ensures that any renowned comedian coming to Dublin needn’t be missed. We also have a few cheeky favourites in the city centre.

The Comedy Cellar

Ireland’s oldest club is often packed with seasoned comedy fans, and it’s no surprise. Resident MC Sharon Mannion ensures a fantastic nights comedy is in store. Located in the International Bar on Wicklow st. Commonly known as “The International Comedy Club” for this reason.

The International Comedy Club is home to four different comedy evenings. You will find lots of laughs here from Tuesday to Sunday, with a special mention to the Comedy Cellar on Wednesday nights.

Cherry Comedy

A well known Wexford Street venue, Whelan’s, hosts the Cherry Comedy Club every Monday night. Headlining comedians leave the audience in stitches each night and still leave them with an appetite for comedy as they await the next act.

You will not find a better night out than this excellent comedy club with a ticket price of just €8 and a real intimate comedy experience.

The Comedy Crunch Club

Outstanding comedians and comedy lovers unite in this unique venue just off Dame Street. You will not find a more budget-friendly comedy club, there is no cover charge and there is free Ice-Cream mid show!

We would certainly recommend queueing up from 8pm, when the door open 15 minutes later, you will not get a seat! There are a number of great bars around the area for a drink, or come back for a Cocktail at the Hendrick Bar.

Laughter Lines

This monthly comedy night is a brilliant start for the curious newcomer to the comedy scene. On the last Wednesday of each month, the Duke hosts Laughter Lines. Known as one of the best pubs in town, the Duke offers a free beer on entry to all ticket holders.

At every show, players improv sketches, scenes, jokes and maybe even a tune or two for the audience and create an unforgettable night for all involved.

Craic Den Comedy Club

The Workman’s Club comedy nights runs five nights a week from Tuesday to Saturday. Giving a platform to newcomers to the comedy scene while still delivering a fantastic night to the audience.

If you fancy yourself as a joker, try out the Craic Den comedy course. You’ll learn writing, timing, stage presence, comedy and improv along with how to deal with the infamous heckling.

In Stitches Comedy Club

With three venues under one name, In Stitches rarely stays in situ. Between Peadar Kearney’s, Workman’s Club and a well known Wicklow Street venue this comedy club offers a night for every comedy lover.

In Stitches offer laughs seven nights a week, with quality Irish comedians being front and centre of many shows, along with up and coming guests.


Both international and home grown talented comedians bring their laugh a minute tours to Dublin City Centre, albeit in less in a less intimate venue to many of the famous comedy venues above. The 3Arena is a 13,000 seater venue, with a genuine warmth for comedy gigs.

Are you coming to Dublin for a gig? Stay at a hotel near 3Arena with the Hendrick! Search for brilliant deals on overnight stays now.

Laughter Lounge

The laughter lounge is the perfect way to spend a night in Dublin. Popular Irish and international comedians take the stage while guests laugh the night away indulging in the food and drink on offer.

Coming as a group or meeting people in the city? The laughter lounge do incredible group deals offering a variety of food packages and access to the VIP lounge.

The venue always have upcoming shows running for a number of days so without a doubt there’s something for everyone. Simply hop on the Red Luas line in Smithfield, 10 minutes later you’ll be there!

Dublin’s Comedy to Improv scene is alive and well, From the Craic Den Comedy Club to the more unpolished comedy routines of the beginners.

Dublin is a brilliant place for a fun night out, be it in intimate settings of bar or an amazing experience of a comedy performance at the 3arena.

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