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“Best spot for Comedy in Town!” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of The Tampa Improv

The Tampa Improv
Tampa, Florida
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Best spot for Comedy in Town!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2013

The Tampa Improv is THE place to see comedy in Tampa. With such amazing lineups and comics, and the perfect atmosphere, there's no way you can loose! There's no food or drink minimums, tons of free offers if you sign up through their text program and comment cards, and they even offer FREE Open Mics every Wednesday at 10pm in the front bar with no fee's to watch or participate. The customer service from the time you call to reserve your tickets, pick up your tickets, and sit down at your table are exceptional. Their comics they book are always the best, and even checking out the local comics on some of their off nights are always fun and a great way to support live comedy. One of THE best places to check out local, new and upcoming comics for sure! The staff really does show that they care about the experience you have and tend to your every need to guarantee your night and time are amazing. I recommend it to any traveler, tourist, or local looking for a good night of comedy and something else to do in Ybor besides the club and bar scene.

Visited August 2013
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Clearwater, Florida
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42 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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“Fun, offbeat evening out”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2013

Improv offers 2 evening shows on weekends and often has well known stand up comedians performing. Offers basic bar food and drinks and is fun for a group. If attending with a group (more than 4 people), you must arrive together to be seated together. Right in the middle of Ybor City so there's a variety of other restaurants, bars and clubs in easy walking distance.

Visited April 2013
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Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur, Mexico
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32 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Fun Night Out”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2013

My husband and I had an enjoyable night at the Tampa Improv. The local comics were funny and fun, the atmosphere was relaxed and we really liked how they have continuous drink and food service at the table all night.

Visited May 2013
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Thank AlexandraKDG
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39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“We are on their email list and get invited to come allot”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2013 via mobile

Want to come cheaper or free get on their email list or text list the next time you go.We get text about twice a month to come with four people for free or some times discounted from the regular price.That is how we go so often and no coupon required.

Visited June 2013
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Washington DC
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Beware of this place when trying to use a Groupon!”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2013

I was visiting town and looking for a decent comedy spot and was encouraged to read about Tampa Bay Improv on Tripadvisor. After buying a Groupon, I attempted to make a reservation, but was told the Groupon ticket limit was already met for the entire weekend's worth of shows. After informing the 'office manager' that I was visiting town and would likely not be returning, she still did not make an exception and give me a reservation using my Groupon. The website indicated there were many, many tickets available for the Saturday show I wanted to attend. Considering that many visitors come to Tampa and look for entertainment, it was suprising to me that the Tampa Bay Improv has such rigid and customer unfriendly policies.

Visited March 2013
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