Tips for UP Comedy Club

230 W. North Ave Chicago IL 60614 3rd Floor Pipers Alley
4.4 by 2266 members
UP Comedy Club 4.354545454545453 out of 5 2266

433 UP Comedy Club Tips

  • Casual 7
  • Take public transit 4
  • Call a cab 3
  • Street parking only 2
  • Food and drinks for purchase 2
  • Dine before you go 1
6 events
1 review
0 stars
Arrive early to get good seating. There are some awkward spaces to sit with no tables and not so great views!
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2 events
2 reviews
0 stars
Doors do not open as they are advertised. It is a small theater seems like all the seats are good. We got there early just to stand in a really long line!
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2 events
0 reviews
0 stars
11 events
7 reviews
1 stars
We are usually taken to our seats and so you have no idea of where you will be seated. We ended right underneath the speakers and while we had an excellent view the incredibly loud volume during the transition between scenes made me wish I brought ear plugs. So look up when you get to your seat and ask for a different seat if you are next to the speakers. Some of you may not mind and that's ok too. Have fun.
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1 events
1 review
0 stars
Request center or left seating, away from piano up-front right, so you can hear comedians better.
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3 events
1 review
0 stars
The weather was nice out. Cool, autumn afternoon.. I wore You will want a coat & scarf for the theatre. It is cold inside the UP theatre..
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17 events
4 reviews
12 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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17 events
4 reviews
12 stars
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32 events
19 reviews
5 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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9 events
3 reviews
9 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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9 events
3 reviews
9 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
1 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
1 stars
The weather was mild for december.. I wore Casual attire.
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13 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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