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Cheap and cheerful

If you're looking for something to do in town mid week this is perfect. Only $10 for a 2hr comedy... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
K5872UKjamesw
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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Karaoke or open mike? This place rules both kingdoms.

I had just got my municipal busking license that day, and in my hour on Cuba Street near the bucket... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2016
Greg W
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“LATE NIGHT COMEDY HOURS.”
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26-32 Allen Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Every weekend The Fringe Bar seems to have a great show. There's variety, burlesque, cabaret, music, comedy, poetry and loads more. After the show's karaoke gives punters the opportunity to showcase their own talents. My favourite show is The Menagerie variety show on the last...More

1  Thank Rachel R
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Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

Came here for drinks asked if I can have gingerbeer instead of soda in my mojito and they said it's fine but didn't inform me of the $5 extra for the gingerbeer and the mojito was beyond average and had to ask them to use...More

1  Thank adalee18
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We went here to a stand up comedy recently and it was insisted that we take the front seats, which I was not thrilled about in case the comedians sragged us on stage etc. Four acts and none of them very good but it was...More

Thank Lynda415
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Attended 2 shows here between February and March as part of FringeNZ. Typical bar food, wide range of drinks but staff are awesome. Great laughs and SMUT SLAM an intelligent, grown up fun show. Chatted to people who attend regular open mic nights and will...More

Thank MzJayDee66
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Pun Battle Contest - Comedy Event - Funny.... Brilliant fun and talent - great hosting by Hugo Grrrrrl..... if there is another of these events then would recommend - book tickets as it was pretty packed, busy, sold out..... seating - there is a bar...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for something to do in town mid week this is perfect. Only $10 for a 2hr comedy show.. ideal

Thank K5872UKjamesw
Reviewed 8 March 2017

very funny comedy show, great way to start the weekend! drinks are pricey, but well done and even. would go back

Thank JacquelineC3022
Reviewed 13 December 2016

I went to The Fringe on a Tues night when they were having open mic night. I loved how there were several different performers/ages, and the crowd was very supportive. I'd come back every week if I could. The beer is pricey of course so...More

Thank obichar
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Always something interesting happening burlesque live shows stand up comedy or late karaoke also yummy snack food retro vibe something different from the norm in the area great cocktails

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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

I had just got my municipal busking license that day, and in my hour on Cuba Street near the bucket fountain, I made my first three dollars, and met a lovely young woman who bought me a drink of fresh-squeezed fruit juice. I also learned...More

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We went here for the amateur stand up comedy event 'Raw Meat'. It generally runs from 8pm to 9.30pm on Mondays. Entry was $8 p/p. The beer was quite expensive, starting from $9 per glass. The comedy was ok. There were about 6 or 7...More

Thank AusTed1983
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Every weekend The Fringe Bar seems to have a great show. There's variety, burlesque, cabaret, music, comedy, poetry and loads more. After the show's karaoke gives punters the opportunity to showcase their own talents. My favourite show is The Menagerie variety show on the last...More

1  Thank Rachel R
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