The Comedy Bar

at 157 W Ontario St, Chicago, 60654 United States

The Comedy Bar - Chicago | 157 W Ontario Chicago, IL 60654 773.387.8412

The Comedy Bar
157 W Ontario St
Chicago , IL 60654
United States
Contact Phone
P: (773) 387-8412


The Comedy Bar is Chicago's premier stand-up comedy venue. Located within Ontourage nightclub, a hip, upscale hotspot in downtown Chicago's scenic River North district, The Comedy Bar offers a unique and entertaining component to a night out on the town. Tickets range from $10- $20, with no drink minimum! If you want to see hilarious stand-up comedy in Chicago and you don't want to break the bank, you have to come to The Comedy Bar!

Opening time

  • Thursdays: 19:30- 23:30
  • Fridays: 19:30- 23:30
  • Saturdays: 19:30- 23:30


Price category
$$ (10-30)

Reviews for The Comedy Bar

Sarah G.

We had a great time at the Comedy Bar, and the fact that it was right by our hotel, and that we got 2-for-1 tickets via Groupon... made it even better.... Read more

Anna K.

A small group of us saw the 10 p.m. show Friday with Barry as the headliner. Prices must has changed because they used to be $15 but now it's $20 a head. No... Read more

Walter K.

I came, I laughed, I drank a $9 cocktail. This place is decent for the price. It also has people working in the bathroom that hand you paper towels.... Read more
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Company Rating

7726 Facebook users were in The Comedy Bar. It's a 7 position in Popularity Rating for companies in Arts/entertainment/nightlife category in Chicago, Illinois

14850 FB users likes The Comedy Bar, set it to 5 position in Likes Rating for Chicago, Illinois in Arts/entertainment/nightlife category

Attention Comedy Fans: Our grand re-opening date has changed. The Comedy Bar will be closed until Feb 12th due to renovations. We're excited to share our new look and feel with you beginning Valentine's Day Weekend!

Published on 2015-01-12 20:28:10 GMT

The Comedy Bar will be reopening in the first week of 2015!! Stay posted!

Published on 2014-12-17 19:07:58 GMT

The telling of jokes is an art of its own, and it always rises from some emotional threat. The best jokes are dangerous, and dangerous because they are in some way truthful. - Vonnegut

Published on 2014-12-16 05:09:48 GMT

During the month of December, The Comedy Bar will be closed for renovations. Check out for updates and info on our grand re-opening this winter. Thank you for your support and patience. See you soon!

Published on 2014-11-08 01:52:11 GMT

We've decided that if we're ever a superhero, our costume will absolutely need goggles...

Published on 2014-11-04 21:19:34 GMT

Going to the doctor is a gateway drug.

Published on 2014-08-28 02:03:44 GMT

We better see you out tonight Chicago! Get tickets for our headlining comic Mike Lebovitz at before they sell out! Shows at 8 & 10 pm.