COMEDY OAKLAND, 2016 Best Place for Comedy - East By Express Readers Poll and #1 Comedy Club on Yelp, features up-and-coming comedians alongside industry pros. Our comedians have featured on TV, radio, comedy festivals, late night talk shows, won competitions, and have performed on every habitable continent!
Fridays 7:30pm & 9:30pm
Saturdays 7:30pm & 9:30pm
Comedy Oakland was founded in May 2009. We have no drink minimums, no transaction fees, no tolls, and no parking headaches. Just great food and comedy!
Can I order food during the show? Can my group sit together? I am 19, can I attend a show? Find answers to Frequently Asked Questions on FAQ page!
Howden, Home Of The Spice Monkey
1628 Webster St, Oakland CA 94612
We are located inside Howden, Home Of The Spice Monkey, in the loft upstairs. We serve food and drinks at our shows. Spice Monkey's restaurant menus contains seasonal choices with high-quality ingredients. Selections offer something for all: meat eaters, vegetarians, gluten-free & vegans alike!
There are no drink minimums at our shows. You pay for what you buy. Water is free...even in this drought! The showroom is not wheelchair accessible. You will have to walk up a flight of stairs. Free street parking is available after 6pm. We are 2 blocks from 19th St BART.
Comedy Oakland is well deserving of their title of best place for comedy of 2016. After discovering this little gem I have been coming back every week for almost a month. - Marcus H. (Oakland)
I had seen comedy in a couple of other places in Oakland, but this one is definitely the best. - John Z. (Oakland)
With no food/drink minimums? And ... no eventbrite booking fee? What kind of anti-wallet-gouging is this? HECK YEAH. - S.R. (San Francisco)
Super funny! Great comedians and a great host! We had a blast. The food was also very good. - Geo A. (Union City)
Awesome show! We saw a competition between 8 comedians. All of them were very good and especially the winner (chosen by the audience). - Rachel M. (Oakland)
This was a super fun show in a beautiful little club. I hadn't expected it to be so nice! - M.S. (Berkeley)
Mar 13, 2017: SF Chronicle: India-born stand-up builds comedy utopia in Oakland
Mar 3, 2017: ABC7: BAY AREA WEEKEND EVENTS: GOURMET VIETNAMESE AT KHAI, STAND-UP COMEDY IN OAKLAND
Jan 5, 2017: ABC7: EXPLORE ACUPUNCTURE, YOGA AND LAUGHTER IN THE BAY AREA
Jan 12, 2016: SFGate: Comedy Machine to pump out the laughs in Oakland
*For press inquiries, email Samson Koletkar on info@ComedyOakland.com or call 510.214.2626
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Need a comedian or two at your location for your event? We got you covered. We have a large roster of local comedians that perform locally, nationally and internationally, with a variety of expertise. No matter what type of event, we have a comedian for you. Email us.
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