Upper West Side, New York

Stand Up NY

Making NYC Laugh Since 1986!

Stand Up NY

236 West 78th Street
New York, NY 10024
(212) 595-0850
Stand Up NY, Comedy Clubs, Nightlife and Music, New York, New York

If stand-up comedy shows sound like your idea of fun, then Stand Up NY should be your first stop on a night out. Located on the Upper West Side, this comedy bar offers a unique mix of food, drinks, and laugh-out-loud fun that’s perfect for any lighthearted occasion.

With a schedule that’s jam-packed with comedy acts, Stand Up NY has a little something for everyone. This historic club, which has been home to the likes of Jerry Seinfeld and Chris Rock, offers comedians a platform for their creative and comedic endeavors, while also providing patrons with a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience. At Stand Up NY, you’ll be able to enjoy open mic nights, as well as the comedic debuts of up and coming talents, so you’ll never run out of reasons to attend a show.

Stand Up NY not only offers you a good laugh, but it also conveniently provides you with a food and drink menu that’ll make your time there worthwhile. On the menu, you’ll find a wide range of delicious appetizers, Italian-inspired entrees, desserts, and specialty cocktails to choose from. 

To purchase tickets or to learn more about the best comedy club in NYC, give Stand Up NY a call at (212) 595-0850, or visit them online

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4 Reasons Your Summer Plans Should Include Visiting a Comedy Club, Manhattan, New York
For a fun and exciting night out this summer, there’s no better stop than your local comedy club. Stand Up NY, New York City’s raved-about comedy club, proves that watching New York’...read more
3 Ways to Prepare for a Laugh-Producing Open-Mic Night , Manhattan, New York
Performing a stand-up routine at an open-mic night can be thrilling and daunting, even for those who have been doing it for years. Stand Up NY, a comedy club on Manhattan’s Upper Wes...read more
Join Us For a Special Fundraiser In Support of The Orlando Victims, Manhattan, New York
June 29, 2016 10:00PM - June 29, 2016 11:30PM
Only a couple of weeks ago, Orlando was witness to a horrific act of violence and hatred, one that is almost beyond comprehension or understanding. And yet in such bleak times, there...read more
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Introducing BRING IT: New Talent Showcase! Here's How To Sign Up..., Manhattan, New York
Do you have dreams of becoming a Stand-Up Comedian? If you answered yes, then come “Bring It”. Stand UP NY has the perfect opportunity for up and coming comics to stand up and show...read more
Great Deals on The Best Stand Up Comedy Shows With SPECIAL OFFERS, Manhattan, New York
What You Missed: This past weekend we celebrated Memorial Day with killer performances from New York’s best comics, such as the outrageously funny Christian Finnegan and the one a...read more
We are bringing you the latest from Stand Up NY! Easily make reservations by texting 6464001983 or by going online! What You Missed: This week we had the legendary impressionis...read more
Your guide to what’s new at Stand Up NY including upcoming events, specials, and more! What you missed: This week we had stellar line-up’s including Yamaneika (Meredith Viera), G...read more
There’s nothing better than sharing a few good laughs with your best college buddies. When you need a break from studying, gather up your crew and head to Stand Up NYC! As the best c...read more
Thank you for subscribing to our email newsletter! As promised, your promotional code for $5 off your next ticket is fiveoff. This is good for you and your guests when purchasing y...read more
Want to give stand up comedy a try? There's no better spot than NYC's Stand Up NY, a buzzing comedy bar conveniently located on the Upper West Side. The go-to hangout spot for up-and...read more
When you work in the service industry, going out is tough. Your friends are never off of work when you are — if they’re even awake! So when it’s finally your night off, what do you d...read more
Tonight we have TWO SPECIAL GUESTS! Read more for deals!We are welcoming back Hasan Minhaj to the stage for our 10:30PM show who is currently The Daily Show's Correspondent whic...read more
We want to keep you posted with what's hot at Stand Up NY this month, besides our amazing daily shows.Sunday, April 24th 6:30PM Darrell Hammond (15 years on NBC's Saturday Night Live...read more
Just in! T.J. Miller (from Deadpool Movie) will be ‪#‎headlining‬ on our 8PM show TONIGHT!Get your tickets ASAP - bit.ly/TJMillerLiveNYAlso, known for Silicon Valley and a milli...read more
Judah Friedlander has been added to our 10:30PM show tonight!Our special guest is known for his character on NBC's 30 Rock and his many other acting/comedy roles, see IMDB credits&nb...read more
Don't forget that Tuesday's in April we're offering no cover with promo code 'apriltuesday' (no online service fee either, completely FREE cover).You must claim your promo code ...read more
There’s always something fun going on at Stand Up NY. The comedy bar features the best in stand-up comedy in New York City, and the current season proves to be one of their best yet....read more
If you’re in need of a laugh, hit a comedy show at one of New York City’s best comedy clubs. Stand Up NY has hosted performances from comedy greats, like Jerry Seinfeld, Amy Schumer,...read more
Just in... Judah Friedlander from NBC's 30 Rock is back on stage for this weekend! Get your tickets now!Use code "worldchamp" for 25% off your ticket order!Thursday 4/7 10:30PMFriday...read more
We're springing into spring with a special deal!We will NOT be charging admission on Tuesdays in April. Yes, you heard correctly, Tuesdays will have no ticket cover but only with the...read more
Enjoy spring evenings by stopping by one of our shows! Plus use the promo code below for 30% off tickets for any show in April!See April's line-ups here!This weekend's line-ups ...read more
We had a great weekend here at Stand Up. With four shows on Saturday and two on Sunday from club favorites like Guy Code’s Andrew Schulz, Comedy Central Presents’ Greer Barnes, and r...read more
If you’re looking for laughs in New York City, there’s no better place go to on a Friday night than Stand Up NY comedy club. This premier comedy club is a fixture of the Manhatt...read more
Stand Up NY has been making many changes this past year and looking forward to a great 2016. Continuing the trend, we are THRILLED to announce Stand Up NY’s new Booker, Luisa Díez! T...read more
Are you looking to enjoy a night of stand up comedy in NYC? Whether you're a comedian or you just enjoy hanging out at comedy clubs with your friends, check out these reasons to head...read more
Stand Up NY has made a tremendous impact on the New York City comedy scene. Located in Manhattan’s Upper West Side, this comedy club has successfully brought the world’s best comedia...read more
It’s no secret that Stand Up NY loves Tracy Morgan. Following his serious car accident in 2014, the team at Stand Up NY fiercely hoped that their fellow comedian would make a st...read more
Going to a comedy show with a date is a great way to loosen up with laughter, but what if that voice inside is saying that this is the chance to show off some real skills? Some peopl...read more
They say the fastest way to the heart is through the stomach, so why not get your date a great big belly laugh? Here at Stand Up NY we are putting on a great show just for you on Val...read more
Do you know what Dave Chappelle, Jon Stewart, and Jerry Seinfeld have in common? They all were prominent performers at the Upper West Side's premier comedy club, Stand Up NY! In fact...read more
You're the funniest one in your group of friends. You love to make people laugh. You've always wondered what it would be like to perform for an audience. If any or all of these are t...read more
Our goal is to make sure we offer the best stand-up comedy entertainment around while adhering to some of NYC industry guidelines. We can't change everything but we will try to make ...read more
Mondays just got more interesting in Manhattan. Upper West Side’s comedy club, Stand Up NY,offers special discounts on comedy club tickets and drinks for local businesses and their e...read more
Last week was very exciting for Stand Up NY, with the biggest surprise being: Tracy Morgan stopped by. In his hilarious 20 minute set, the all-star comedian joked about his car accid...read more
Hey!We have had a ton of success this past summer with our day event for camps from across the Tri-State area. Based on the great feedback we received, we have made some adjustments ...read more
We have a handful of seats left for our NYE shows; so for all you procrasintaors, here is 20% off ANY NYE ticket at Stand Up NY!PROMO CODE: NYE20Featuring NBC's 30 Rock Judah Fr...read more
There is only one perfect, hilarious way to bid farewell to 2015 and welcome 2016; you’ve got to be at Stand Up NY comedy club for a fantastic comedy lineup! On Thursday, December ...read more
OFFER CODE BELOW!New Years Eve Special Show Featuring Judah Friedlander 6:30, 8:30 & 10:30 PM *Package options available online at:6:30PM bit.ly/NYE6308:30PM bit.ly/NYE...read more
The team at Stand Up NY would like to wish you a happy and safe holiday! We also wanted to let you know, WE ARE OPEN for the holidays!Holiday Hours:Christmas Eve Kosher Komedy 7:30 P...read more
Every student knows how stressful it is to prepare for exams and tackle difficult homework assignments. If you need a break from endless schoolwork, head to Stand Up NY. Their p...read more
After a hard day at work, sometimes you owe it to yourself and your colleagues to celebrate a job well done with a night out on the town. Stand Up NY, a stand-up comedy venue on...read more
Did you hear the news? Judah Friedlander AKA ‪#‎TheWorldChampion‬ will be headlining all 3 shows on ‪#‎NewYearsEve‬ exclusively at Stand Up NY! Get your tickets online ASAP -- bit....read more
If you love to unwind with a little late night comedy on television, why not treat yourself to a night out at one of New York’s best comedy clubs? Stand Up NY is one of the city...read more
These have been some extremely busy weeks at Stand Up NY, with appearances at the club by some of the biggest comedians in New York. Before Thanksgiving, the always incredible Jay Ph...read more
Today's #DEAL only! Be the first to buy this amazing #offer for yourself, a #gift for friends and family or… just for yourself! Be selfish, why not with 80% off! It's almost like it'...read more
Deep in the heart of Broadway, there lurks a creature so outrageous, so scandalous, so totally surprising… and so refreshingly, shockingly true. This is Tyrone, the scene-stealing sp...read more
This was another great week for Stand Up NY. The shows featured killer lineups every night, highlighted by appearances from national headliners Godfrey, Paul Mercurio and Seaton Smit...read more
What they say is true: Laughter is the best medicine. At Stand Up NY, you can sit back, relax, sip your favorite cocktail, sink your teeth into a delicious meal, and enjoy creat...read more
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The past few weeks at Stand Up NY have never been better! With amazing celebrity drop-ins such as: Caroline Rhea, Jay Pharoah (SNL), George Wallace, Godfrey, T.J. Miller, &...read more
Still unsure of how to spend your weekend? Well, we have the answer. The beautiful and talented Caroline Rhea will be on our stage this weekend ONLY. Taking a break from her guest ap...read more
Cipha Sounds and Michael Cruz Kayne invite hip-hop celebrities to tell true stories about their lives to a team of the best improvisers in the world, then use those stories to create...read more
Stand Up NY is the best comedy club on the Upper West Side. Featuring nightly performances, open mic, and regular stand-up comedy, this famous venue has everything you could want in ...read more
For almost 30 years, Stand Up NY has been making New York laugh, regularly featuring the best comics from across the country. They know their success wouldn't have been possible with...read more
Hello!I'm sharing a unique paid comedy gig for aspiring comics.OhSayNation is a news app, where news in delivered in comedy sound bytes. Their team of writers provides the headlines ...read more
Show us your OhSayNation app at the door for an open bar. App Referral Code: STANDUPWe’re giving StandUp NY early access to the best news app you’ll ever use: OhSayNation.We're bring...read more
Jimmy Fallon stunned Tonight Show viewers Wednesday when he spontaneously “tagged out” in the middle of his monologue. His tag team partner? His predecessor Jay Leno. Leno was met wi...read more
Notice anything new? Anything? Of course you did! It’s our brand spankin' new website that’s almost as beautiful as the Mona Lisa! Our brand new website includes a seamless new menu ...read more
Do you want to stay up to date on the funniest and best comedy shows happening right in New York? If so, follow Stand Up NY on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube for the latest news...read more
On September 8, 2015 at 11:35PM, Stephen Colbert stepped out into the bright lights of the Ed Sullivan Theater for the first time. The same lights that for roughly twenty-two years, ...read more
Two Stand Up NY favorites are ready to team up on the silver screen on October 1st with the series premiere of the IFC’s latest show Benders. Andrew Schulz and Chris Distefano are re...read more
EVER DREAM OF MAKING PEOPLE LAUGH?The New York Comedy Academy is an ongoing monthly workshop which will focus on developing and honing a 5 minute set of stand up. By the end of the m...read more
Ho-hum- another week goes by, another star of the comedy industry stops by to entertain the crowd at Stand Up NY. Coming off of a month that included special guests like Jay Pharoah,...read more
From Chris Rock to Jerry Seinfeld, the big-name acts at comedy club Stand Up NY on the Upper West Side in New York City have had audiences laughing out of their seats since 1986. But...read more
Have you always envied comedians? Are you the laughingstock of your group of friends? Are you just flat out bored? We have the place for you: The New York Comedy Academy at Stand Up ...read more
Jay Pharoah Stops By Stand Up NYLast week, Saturday Night Live star and national headliner Jay Pharoah stopped by Stand Up NY as a special guest! His appearance came on the heels of ...read more
Last week, stand-up veteran Bill Burr announced an upcoming appearance at Madison Square Garden on November 14th. He made the announcement via his wildly successful Monday Morning Po...read more
Stand Up NY is NYC’s premier comedy club. Since 1986, this Upper West Side establishment has hosted some of the most memorable comedy shows in the city, from stand-up and open mic pe...read more
Stand Up NY is the city’s best comedy club. Whether you’re looking for open mic, hilarious stand-up or performances from internationally acclaimed acts like Jerry Seinfeld and Chri...read more
On Saturday, Stand Up NY favorite Gary Gulman announced via his website that he will be extending his wildly successful “It’s About Time” tour with a bevy of dates set to resume this...read more
In recent years, a number of prominent stand-up comedians have been expanding their brand and reach with podcasts, as a way to speak freely, interview others in the business, and pro...read more
Have you always envied comedians? Are you the laughingstock of your group of friends? Are you just flat out bored? We have the place for you: The New York Comedy Academy at Stand Up ...read more
Hey comedy fan!Running a comedy club is hard work. When you’re running around picking up drink orders, keeping your social media game on point, and making sure every caller...read more
The 2015 Oddball Comedy Festival Tour schedule and performers were announced last week, and tickets for the shows are now officially available. Recently founded in 2013, the festival...read more
A New York City comedy fixture since 1986, Stand Up NY provides a stage for both emerging and seasoned comics to hone their craft. The combination of beautiful interiors, outstanding...read more
In case you missed it, we had a great week! This past Monday we had Greer Barnes (Comedy Central), Judah Friedlander (30 Rock), & Amy Schumer perform in a star-studded evening! B...read more
Amy Schumer, Ari Shaffir, Yamaneika, and Dave Attell walk into a bar—a comedy bar that is, and one you’ll want to be in. Stand Up NY, one of the best comedy clubs on the Upper ...read more
Hey, comedy fan!Stand Up NY has been a top NY spot for comedy since 1986 because we’re always changing! The summer is here and so is our new drink menu! #Empire RockefellerIt’s hot&n...read more
Stand Up NY is the premier destination for great comedy among urbanites. The comedy club has been open since 1986 and has become a favorite Manhattan landmark over the last 20+ year...read more
What better treat than to stop by New York City's Stand Up NY one evening, only to find that a favorite celebrity comic is there, making an appearance? These kinds of surprise visi...read more
On May 3, 2015, comedy club Stand Up NY hosted an exciting event for “Tri and Keep Up,” a dedicated fundraising team who is participating in the Team In Training program, r...read more
Click HERE to enter!Tickets Include 2 Specialty Cocktails and 1 AppetizerContest ends June 16th, 201518 & Over | Must Arrive 30 Minutes Prior to Showtime | Excludes Saturday...read more
Did you hear the news? Caroline Rhea will be on the stage tomorrow at the 7PM & 9PM shows!Caroline does it all! Who doesn't remember Hilda on Sabrina The Teenage Witch?Friday jus...read more
Comedy shows make for a fantastic night out, and one of New York’s best comedy clubs is Stand Up NY. Until August 31, 2015, you can get a great deal for a couple or a foursome to tak...read more
For all of its offerings and reputation, New York City isn't always the easiest place to meet new people and find fun activities to do. Just because that sketchy guy on the subw...read more
Do you like to laugh? Of course you do! Since 1986, Stand Up NY has been the premier comedy destination for New York’s best talent and New Yorkers looking for a great night out....read more