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Address: 1600 E 8th Ave Ste C112, Centro Ybor, Tampa, FL 33605-3740
Phone Number: +1 813-864-4000

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Nice place

The Tampa Improv is an all around nice venue. Great value from the acts I saw to the reasonably priced food and drinks. They sat me on the balcony off to one side in a corner at... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 September 2016
Matt Y
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The Tampa Improv is an all around nice venue. Great value from the acts I saw to the reasonably priced food and drinks. They sat me on the balcony off to one side in a corner at first. When I asked to move the staff was very helpful and made it happen no problem. The opening house act was clean,... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I have a friend of mine who performs here and he had been bugging me to go. So finally I said I have a companion coming to town and if you could hook me up with some comps, I'll go. Well, I have never looked back. I have been 6 times just in August ( I paid for the other... More 

Thank Michael M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I've been to this venue many many times. I've always gone to the 8pm show and I've never had any issues. This one night we decide to go to the later shoe and wow...we'll never go to a 1030 again. We arrived early to get a drink at the bar and then got in line at 935pm. They advertised they... More 

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Tampa, Florida, USA
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118 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Let's start with the positives... Brad Williams was the headliner, he was very, very funny! I don't remember the MC or the opener, but they were equally as funny, although the opener was a little slow to get into it. The negatives... The wait staff is horrible! Took 45 mins to deliver 2 bottles of beer! Really??? The seating is... More 

Thank Vinny_Vegas1
Brandon, Florida, United States
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23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

I love going to see an awesome comedy show, but going to the Improv stresses me out. If you're only two people, they cram 2 other people at your already tiny table to begin with. Word to the wise, go with another couple so you are already 4 to a table and you don't have to share your table with... More 

Thank MCB2165
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160 reviews
97 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Lover the Ebor artictecturhe and the 2 floors. The food it ok and the comedy shows are good, You can find discount tickets all over tampa for the Improv.

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Brandon, FL
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70 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is the best place to see a comedy act in Tampa! Seating is first come, first serve. So get there about 30 minutes early to get a good seat near the stage. There is no minimum food/drink order, like some other clubs. However, there are some decent snack items, including the pretzels and the brownie with a side of... More 

Thank Nik655
Clearwater, Florida
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

It is nice to go out and see a live performance. Comedian was good and the opening acts were funny as well. Food is mediocre.

Thank Sarah K
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

Called and asked the price of admission for middle of the week (Wednesday or Thursday). Was told $5/person. After driving 40 minutes to get there, was told that there was an additional (not mentioned on the phone) $3/person "service" charge (even on tickets purchased straight from their own box office). Very sneaky and unethical. The five comedian who were on... More 

Thank ClearwaterResident
Chesterfield, Michigan
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492 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Got tickets for nothing for a comic named Ian Bagg. Absolutely hilarious. He plays on the crowd, so his show must be different every night. We sat up close and were part of his act with what we said about our kids. Great humor. Everyone is equally picked on in good fun. Food and drinks are good. Highly recommend Mac... More 

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