Scroll down to learn more about our comedy club venue and shows! The Comedy Bar’s Chicago location is open 7 days a week with shows every single night in both our main stage and B-stage venues. Below are some Frequently Asked Questions
Where are you located?
At 500 N LaSalle, in the same building as Gino’s East in Chicago, IL. Our Nashville location will be opening at 311 3rd Ave South in February of 2019. Our Dubuque location will be opening at the corner of 10th & Washington in April of 2019.
Do you have more than one stage?
Yes! Our Chicago location features our main stage showroom seats 150 and is located on the 3rd floor of our building. Our B-Stage, the more intimate 100-seater, is located inside Gino’s Brewpub on the first floor.
How can I purchase tickets?
Click HERE to see our full calendar of events. Tickets may also be available on a first-come, first-serve basis at the door. Please call to check for availability.
What time do doors open?
The box office opens at 3pm each day. We begin seating guests approximately 30-60 minutes prior to show time. It is recommended that guests arrive at least 20 minutes early for the best possible seating.
I don’t have a printer. Will I need to print my tickets?
Tickets do not need to be printed; we will have a guest list at the door.
How do I use my deal voucher (Groupon, Living Social, etc) to reserve tickets?
Please send an email to RSVP@comedybar.com with your full name, date/time of show, and voucher number. Please remember that we require a 24-HOUR NOTICE for all voucher reservations.
Do you have a dress code?
No, we do not have a dress code.
Do you serve food at your venue?
Yes, we do. We have an appetizer/snack menu and Gino’s East’s full menu is always available upon request. We recommend arriving at least 30 minutes prior to showtime if you plan to order pizza.
Is there a drink minimum?
There is no drink minimum!
Are there any age requirements?
We are an 17+ venue. 21+ to consume alcohol. ID REQUIRED. (Rated R Shows) No guests under the age of 13 are allowed in the showroom.
How long are your shows?
Shows run about an hour and 15 minutes, on average.
Do I need to reserve a table?
If you have a group of 8 or more, we recommend calling to check if a seating reservation will be necessary. For all other guests, seating is provided on a first-come, first-serve basis. Priority seating is given to early arrivals and we do have a strict no call, no show policy. Please give us a call if you will be running late.