Frequently Asked Questions

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The Garden State Comedy Club is dedicated to producing all-headliner comedy shows. Joey Novick, owner and founder,  has produced spectacular comedy shows since 1979. As the comedy consultant to Bananas Comedy Club, Joey produced shows with the best stand-up comedians the industry:

Comedians such as Jerry Seinfeld, Robert Klein, Rosie O’Donnell, Paul Reiser, Brian Regan, Jim Norton, Bill Burr, Gilbert Gottfried, Chris Rock, Denis Leary, Rich Vos, Andrew Dice Clay, Tom Cotter and dozens of other household names.

We update our calendar all the time with new shows each weekend.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the age to enter?
You must be 18 or older for admittance into the club. Shows are BYOB.

What is the cover charge?
Our cover charge is our ticket price per performance. It varies from show to show.

What do you accept as payment?
We accept all major credit cards and cash. Tickets can be purchased on our website through our partner, TicketLeap. We do accept checks at the door along with drivers license information and a phone number.

What time do doors open?
Doors open at 7pm for our 8pm show. Seating is first come first sat so get here early, especially if you are coming with a group and want to sit together! Before the show starts we have dinner and  drinks.

If you arrive late we will do our best to accommodate you.

Do I have to buy tickets in advance?
We highly recommend that  you do, especially for a Saturday performance since we may sell out. The only way to guarantee seating is with an advanced ticket purchase. Tickets can be purchased as soon as a show is announced and is available by phone or through our website.

How long are the shows?
The show is an hour and a half to an hour and fourty-five minutes.

Is parking available?
There is plenty of free parking in the parking lot right next to the Flemington-Raritan Diner.

What is the refund policy?
All ticket purchases are final. Before purchasing tickets carefully review your event and date/time.

What is the cancellation policy for reservation?
Reservation cancellations and reductions to party numbers, even by one, must be made 48 hours prior to the day of the show. Absolutely not cancellations are accepted the day of the show.

What happens if a show is cancelled?
We will attempt to contact you to inform you of refund or exchange procedures for that show. If the show is rescheduled we may set refund limitations. Refunds will be issued using the same method of payment that was used  to purchase the tickets.

What is the dress code?
Casual but neat; no T-shirts.

What is the food like?
The Flemington-Raritan Diner is always packed with people! It’s one of the best diners in New Jersey where their menu is a wide variety of great food to satisfy every taste! Here is a sample of the menu offered with our Dinner & Show Ticket (click image for larger detail) Menu subject to change without notice:

Dinner & Show Menu

Dinner & Show Menu

What are the smoking policies?
The Garden State Comedy Club and Flemington-Raritan Diner are both smoke free.

Is the Garden State Comedy Club handicap accessible?
Yes, both the comedy club and diner are both accessible.

 Remember,  show your ticket at Bourbon Street Wine & Spirits

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(right next door to the comedy club) and get 10% off any purchase!


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