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Such an amazing place

Acts fantastical, amazing state of the place, brilliant staff, and della and David are absolutely... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2016
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A top night out!

We've visited the grinning idiot on many an occasion and it's a friendly and very well ran club... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2016
Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
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5 Nov 2016
“Such an amazing place”
26 Oct 2016
“A top night out!”
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Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Acts fantastical, amazing state of the place, brilliant staff, and della and David are absolutely bae

Thank LilyRoseLe
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We've visited the grinning idiot on many an occasion and it's a friendly and very well ran club with a fantastic room layout. The calibre of the comedy line-ups are second to none! We will definitely be returning in the very near future! Thank you...More

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Management response:Responded 30 October 2016

Thanks so much for coming, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 25 October 2016

Having recently moved back to the wonderful Northeast we were looking for a small, intimate comedy club to attend, to replace the Funhouse Comedy Club nights we used to attend in Grantham. Thankfully we somehow stumbled across The Grinning Idiot! Visited 5-6 times now. Always...More

Thank leemcd1
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Good fun, some really top comedians on show and at the most affordable comedy club in town, will be going back.

Thank RichyLeighanne
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Visited for the first time last Saturday. I had a busy weekend planned but thought I'd squeeze a visit in. So pleased I did. Ive been to many Comedy Store nights and have to say The Grinning Idiot certainly delivered on entertainment. Your met by...More

Thank MarkC4474
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Loved it some fantastic Comedians, if you love comedy and who doesn't! go along, We will be back really reasonable prices too including drinks. Suzy

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We had a great night with DAVID HADINGHAM - MC introducing KATE LUCAS, SEAN TURNER and JOHN FOTHERGILL. Intimate venue, friendly staff and cheap drinks, happy days! Looking forward to our next visit on Saturday 5th November.

Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I went with a few friends of mine and the Grinning Idiot didn't disappoint. The venue had a great atmosphere when I arrived (and the drinks were cheap too which always helps). The compère was great craic from the beginning and built the laughter and...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Been to this night a few times now, and it has never disappointed! Always a great night out, with absolute top class comedy acts. Definitely recommend!

Thank Jessi_H5
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I have been following the grinning idiot for about 6 years. From the big shows in the Theatres right down to preview nights in the local bar upstairs. The comedy they supply is second to none. The booking is always fresh and exciting. If you...More

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