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Address: 12938 North Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33618
Phone Number: +1 813-960-1197
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11:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 00:00
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 18:00
Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri 11:00 - 03:00
Sat 16:00 - 03:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Side Splitters Comedy Club has been Tampa Bay's premier comedy showplace...

Side Splitters Comedy Club has been Tampa Bay's premier comedy showplace since 1992. We have live comedy shows with nationally touring headliners each week Thursday - Sunday. We offer food, a full bar, and all our shows are now non-smoking. Please keep us in mind for your date night, birthday party, or upcoming fundraiser.

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Fun night out

This is a great place to go with friends or for date night. The comedy can be hit-or-miss sometimes. Last time we went we loved all the acts. We went again a few nights ago... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Tracy B
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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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89 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in a close Northwest suburb of Tampa this club is well run and offers a great view of the stage from any seat in the room. Great reservation system on their website which allows you to select your exact seats for any show. We had the table in the front row for the Saturday night late show of Gilbert... More 

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Thank Robert B
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28 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to go with friends or for date night. The comedy can be hit-or-miss sometimes. Last time we went we loved all the acts. We went again a few nights ago and the feature act, J.B. Ball, was fabulous! He is a local guy and his jikes and timing were perfect. However, Gary Valentine's, the headliner,... More 

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Thank Tracy B
Tampa, Florida
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136 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Overall had a great time. All 3 acts were good and prices were average. My two complaints however would be the food was barely mediocre - definitely plan to eat dinner before hand, and the seating was not ideal for larger groups. When asked if we could pull a chair up for our 5th member to our 4 party table... More 

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Thank Anon8815
Palm Harbor, Florida
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24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We attended a Side Splitters Comedy Club about two months ago. It was a pretty good show overall but we found out after being seated, that the seats you choose online are not necessarily the ones you get seated in. Most recently, we were called by Side Splitters and comped 4 tickets just because we have been there. We accepted... More 

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Thank MyLeMel
SideSplitters C, General Manager at Side Splitters Comedy Club, responded to this review

I am sorry sorry to hear of your experiences here. When you pre-pay for tickets in advance you are guaranteed to get that table. If you do not show up, those seats sit empty. I'm sorry if this did not happen or if there was some confusion. I would love to hear more about this if you would like to... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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48 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This club has some history it's a little past its prime. The interior could use a little freshening up. The acts were good. The food/ drinks were fair priced( you have to purchase 2 items) Parking was a challenge. Overall it was a good experience and I would go back.

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1 Thank Matt Y
Spring Hill, Florida
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76 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Went to see Piff the Magic Dragon, his show was Great!!! I don't mind the two items minimum, but offer more food items. Service was slow and spotty at best.

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Thank Frederick A
Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

What a way to spend a few hours, laughing until you cannot breathe! This was our first trip to Side Splitters but it won't be our last. Being able to book and pay for our seats online meant we strolled past the huge lineup out front. Our server was nothing short of amazing, with many more patrons than just us... More 

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Thank dd20362016
SideSplitters C, General Manager at Side Splitters Comedy Club, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review and for coming to the show. It's great to hear when people make their first trip out to our club. We hope to see you soon! More 

Tarpon Springs, Florida
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We paid for and picked out seats for a show and were told that what we picked out while purchasing out tickets on line meant nothing! Very disappointed. Would never recommend.

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1 Thank sandrafkline
SideSplitters C, General Manager at Side Splitters Comedy Club, responded to this review

Hello Sandra, I am very surprised and disappointed to hear that. We certainly do honor the table that you choose when purchasing your tickets online. I would like to look into this further. Please call the club and I will hopefully get this straightened out. Thank You, Brian Thompson 813-960-1197 More 

Ocala, Florida
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19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We've been once before with a group of friends. This time it was just the hubby and I and it was still awesome! The tickets are cheap and the comedians are different everytime. It's definitely an adult night out and would be perfect for a girls or guys night out.

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Thank Amanda P
Lakeland
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20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

First time going to Side Splitters, laughed non stop all night long. Comedians were great as was the staff.

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Thank chickahbay
SideSplitters C, General Manager at Side Splitters Comedy Club, responded to this review

Thank you for coming out and for the review! More 

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