Tips for UP Comedy Club

230 W. North Ave Chicago IL 60614 3rd Floor Pipers Alley
4.4 by 1906 members
UP Comedy Club 4.359758656873032 out of 5 1906

424 UP Comedy Club Tips

  • Casual 7
  • Take public transit 3
  • Call a cab 3
  • Street parking only 1
  • Food and drinks for purchase 2
  • Dine before you go 1
16 events
3 reviews
11 stars
we ate at OLD TOWN PUB just a couple of blocks south on Wells then split dessert at 2nd City
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16 events
3 reviews
11 stars
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29 events
17 reviews
4 stars
As always, SC seating is very intimate (read tight!) so you will get to know your neighbors.
The Second City's Game Night
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7 events
3 reviews
5 stars
While you could not tell that the, "seasoned fries" were seasoned with anything other than a little salt, the sweet potato fries were the best I'd ever had - crispy and lightly seasoned. The guacamole was fresh and delicious. The commemorative cup with unlimited refills of soft drinks were a great value.
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7 events
3 reviews
5 stars
4 events
1 review
8 stars
Skits can get quite "blue" so really wouldn't bring anyone under 20. Keep your kids at home.
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4 events
1 review
8 stars
Dined at the local joint for ribs B/4. YUM!
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1 events
1 review
0 stars
You can order bar type food there or there are restaurants and bars in the area.
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1 events
1 review
0 stars
The weather was mild for december.. I wore Casual attire.
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12 events
10 reviews
8 stars
Parking in building is great for those who might have a hard time walking
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4 events
3 reviews
0 stars
We ate beforehand at Thai Aroma a couple blocks away (don't recommend), but the food and drinks are competitively priced inside the venue. Just make sure you get there a little bit early and ask for a table in front of you.
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4 events
3 reviews
0 stars
1 events
1 review
1 stars
We had the Chicago River! It'll mess you up
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4 events
1 review
41 stars
Elly's Pancake House is 24-hrs and two blocks away from UP Comedy Club. Delicious food! (get the chicken and waffles)
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4 events
2 reviews
9 stars
You will have a hard time finding parking in the area unless you want to pay $16 for parking for the time you will be there. I always take an uber or a lyft there as I like to enjoy my night and have a few drinks. DONT DRINK AND DRIVE!!
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4 events
2 reviews
9 stars
The weather was Cool. I wore A dress shirt, chinos and oxfords. You want to dress nice for the event as a lot of people go there on dates and also you don't want to look like a bum. .
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4 events
2 reviews
9 stars
It gets dark in there so its best for you to eat elsewhere before you go to see the comedy show. Plus you will be laughing from the time they start and you don't want to choke while eating. There are many pubs and restaurants in the area. All of them are very nice :)
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4 events
2 reviews
1 stars
The weather was cool and pleasant. I wore jeans and golf shirt.
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8 events
3 reviews
3 stars
We ate at Kamehachi before the show, just down Wells. The area is fun to walk before or after the show.
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32 events
21 reviews
6 stars
Plenty of great dinner choices in the area- our favorite is Topo Gigio down the street
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