Venue Details

Spice Monkey
Formerly Howden Restaurant and Bar 1628 Webster St Oakland, CA 94612
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4.2 / 5 Rated by 23 members
Kal El
Review from Kal El
79 events 53 reviews

The host is always good but the performers are hit or miss. On Friday 5/13 it was unfortunately a miss. It had the feel of an open mic and that is fine but all four comedians pretty much bombed. The 3 stars are due to the fact the venue handled...continued

reviewed May 12 2017 report as inappropriate
Godhuli Bose
Review from Godhuli Bose
9 events 3 reviews

A cost place where I are not hassled go buy drinks. Coconut flan is to die for.

reviewed Jul 08 2016 report as inappropriate
Review from elaine
9 events 3 reviews

The two comedians I thought should've made it to the final round did not. They were Korde and Big T - just want to encourage them to keep going with stand-up.

The MC had some very funny jokes. He managed the time well and kept things going.

reviewed Aug 27 2016 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

• “With two funny hosts … and legit headliners, it shows that Oakland doesn’t have to live in San Francisco’s shadow.” — East Bay Express

• Read a feature article about Comedy Oakland in the San Francisco Chronicle.


For upcoming lineups, please check the Comedy Oakland calendar.

Lineups are subject to change.

These performances are recommended for audience members ages 18 and older.

Food and drinks are served, with no minimums.

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