Comedy Carnival Leicester Square • Central London
Comedy Carnival hosts weekly shows in Central London, every Thursday, Friday and Saturday night, featuring TV stars from Live At The Apollo, Mock The Week and award-winning international comedians.
It's not easy to find shows you can count on for high-class entertainment - these nights always seem to manage it.”
TIME OUT Magazine
Location & Contact Info
Bar Rumba - 36 Shaftesbury Avenue (off Leicester Square), London, W1D 7EP
Phone: 020 7041 7312
Central London Venue Information
Bar Rumba is located on Shaftesbury Avenue in Central London, W1D 7EP, off Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus. Customers dinning at Chiquito Leicester Square or Pizza Express Covent Garden before the show should arrive at the restaurants no later than 6pm.
Bar Rumba’s doors open at 7pm. The show starts at 8pm, with Comedy Carnival entertaining you until 10pm. After the show, the fun continues with Bar Rumba's club night until 3am.
Photo ID is required for entry. Our Code of Conduct applies during the show. The venue has very limited disabled access and no disabled facilities. Smart casual dress is recommended for the night club afterwards.
More details are available on our Frequently Asked Questions page.
How to Find Us...
From Leicester Square
From the Empire Cinema on Leicester Square we are four minutes away. Take Coventry St past Cafe de Paris and turn right onto Rupert St. Walk one block and turn left onto Shaftesbury Avenue. We are around the corner on the left hand side, opposite the Lyric Theatre (currently showing Thriller). Do not take the tube!
From Piccadilly Circus
We are on Shaftesbury Avenue which starts from Piccadilly Circus itself, two minutes away on the right hand side, opposite the Lyric Theatre (currently showing Thriller).
From Covent Garden
From the Piazza in Covent Garden we are 10 minutes away. Take King St west and turn right onto Garrick St. Go left past Spaghetti House onto Great Newport St. Take a quick left onto Charing Cross and turn right onto Little Newport St. Continue onto Lisle St and turn right at Wardour St. Take the first left onto on Shaftesbury Avenue. We are around the corner on the left hand side, opposite the Lyric Theatre (currently showing Thriller). If you are taking the tube, get off at Piccadilly Circus.
Go to Piccadilly Circus station (on the Piccadilly or Bakerloo line) or Leicester Square station (Piccadilly or Northern line).
Go to Charring Cross station.