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The Stand Comedy Club

31 High Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1EW, England
+44 191 232 1410
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Had a meal upstairs which allowed us to have seats reserved for the comedy

The food is always good here so it fits perfect to have a meal with family before heading down for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brian H
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Amazing lunch

We had an amazing lunch at this place. I had a vegeterian stir fry with ginger and chili, sooo... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
enidano
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Vollsjo, Sweden
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Purpose built comedy club open 7 days a week in the heart of Newcastle. We host regular touring comedy from the biggest names on the comedy circuit. On Wednesday nights we host our famous Red Raw (beginners night) developing the stars of the future and our Weekend Shows(Thurs - Sat)feature 5 acts over 2 hours. If comedy and a good bottle of wine is for you then look no further. Locally sourced home cooked food is available in the venue as well as our Bistro which is open daily from 11am serving lunchtime and evening menus. Please not we do not take bookings from Stag and Hen Parties.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“great night” (56 reviews)
“great acts” (7 reviews)
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31 High Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1EW, England
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+44 191 232 1410
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is always good here so it fits perfect to have a meal with family before heading down for the show. Trust the chef here...we havent had a bad meal yet. The bill on this visit was mixed... mandy was really good as was...More

Thank Brian H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing lunch at this place. I had a vegeterian stir fry with ginger and chili, sooo good, fresh but just the right amount of spices and heat. (Although not a huge portion so if you’re really hungry you could consider something small...More

Thank enidano
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Went for a night out here and totally loved it. Great selection of acts. Mandy Knight was comparing and loved her. She is so wrong she is right. Can’t recommend enough

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

I cannot say it is any different to a number of comedy clubs I have experienced: but that is no bad thing. The club is spacious. Seating was quite comfortable and I didn't feel too packed in, unlike some venues. The bar was well stocked...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Just gotten back from a lovely evening at a charity comedy night at The Stand. The people working here were all lovely and friendly, the comedy was hilarious and the tickets for the actual show were very good value. The only reason I have given...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Myself and my friends attended The Stand Comedy club on saturday night. The venue was great and the acts where hilarious, particularly Jarlath Regan. We honestly never laughed so hard!! The staff where so friendly and helpful particular the lovely (we think she was) Aussie...More

Thank Katrina A
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

We went to The Stand for a bite to eat & to see the comedians which were on downstairs. The food was lovely in the Bistro upstairs and the staff were very friendly & helpful & not too expensive. The comedy club downstairs is a...More

Thank Joanne C
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

This place is fab!!! I got taken here by some friends. Janey Godley was hosting who was quite funny if you like aggression and women who think they're hard as nails, Frank Foucoult who came on dressed as a 1950's British office worker and...it was...More

Thank Lois P
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StandBoxOffice, Marketing Manager at The Stand Comedy Club, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Brilliant! let's hope this isn't some roundabout way of telling us you actually wet your knickers?! ha ha - hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

I am a regular attender. First an foremost it is a great comedy venue. I still remember the dark days of the Hyena Club filled with stag and hen parties and Christmas works nights out. The club are strict with regards to noise etc but...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I booked tickets for the Kids Comedy Club at The Stand in Newcastle and having never been to a comedy club before I didn't know what to expect. The description boasted a fun filled afternoon and at £4 per person it seemed like a quirky...More

Thank christine h
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Liz h
10 January 2017|
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Response from StandBoxOffice | Property representative |
Hi, There is an NCP on Dean St which is just a couple of mins walk away. Can't post a link to it here unfortunately. This or try grabbing a space on Dean St & Grey St.
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Liz h
6 January 2017|
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We took our 11 and 16 yrs old was very good, better for the younger ones with some good interactions and fun for adults too. Great price for an afternoon out.
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Annemariepit
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Response from emloue | Reviewed this property |
You can buy tickets on their website or on the door. They take advance ticket sales for future shows too. As for accommodation there's loads wait for a last minute deal .
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