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Dr. Grins Comedy Club

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Great value for money

Booked this comedy show last minute whilst on a recent trip in Grand Rapids. Great value for money... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2018
Louise M
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London, United Kingdom
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Funny!Funny!Funny! Awesome time! Intimate setting.

Overall a great trip for our 1st year Anniversary for my husband and I. Great people that work... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
rozvolley1
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Flint, Michigan
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Dr. Grins is Grand Rapid's most unique venue for entertainment. Bringing in nationally acclaimed stand-up comedians and special comedic theatre is Dr. Grins' specialty. Spending an evening at Dr. Grins assures a hilarious and unpredictable night out...more
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20 Monroe Ave NW, The B.O.B., Grand Rapids, MI 49503-6208
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed October 20, 2012

Has been a while since we've been to a comedy club so we were looking to Friday Night Live at the BOB with at group of 10. Depending on the restaurant / menu you can get a three course dinner and ticket to the show...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2014

We arrived a little more than 1/2 hr before showtime as instructed. Our seating options kind of threw us off - we could sit along the edge at tables for 2 (there were 2 of us), or in the front row. We opted for along...More

1  Thank anly
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Booked this comedy show last minute whilst on a recent trip in Grand Rapids. Great value for money ($5 a head) and the BOB building is very cool with loads of drinks/food options. Great evening and good laughs, would recommend to anyone looking for something...More

Thank Louise M
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Dr. Grins Comedy Club, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2018

Hi Louise, thanks for the great review! We hope you join us again during your next trip to Grand Rapids!

Reviewed August 6, 2018

Overall a great trip for our 1st year Anniversary for my husband and I. Great people that work there. Very friendly.

Thank rozvolley1
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Dr. Grins Comedy Club, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thanks for the stellar review and happy anniversary! We hope you come back soon :)

Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Terrific find at the B.O.B in Grand Rapids. Stumbled on this venue and had a fabulous time. I come from Chicago and am a regular visitor to some of Chi-town’s big name clubs. Found Dr Grins comfortably intimate with great wait staff, good drinks and...More

1  Thank sculptlucas
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Dr. Grins Comedy Club, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you so much for the outstanding review! We hope you join us again the next time you're in Grand Rapids!

Reviewed March 30, 2018

My husband and I went to Dr. Grins for the first time on February 10th, and had an amazing time! The comedians were hilarious, the cocktails were delicious, and the waitstaff was great. We can't wait to come back!

Thank Jennifer S
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Dr. Grins Comedy Club, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Jennifer, thank you so much for the wonderful review, we greatly appreciate it. We hope to see you and your husband back in the near future!

Reviewed March 29, 2018

A yearly friendly competition of local comedians that entertained everyone. It was well organized, lasting 2 hours. FUN night out!

Thank Sandy T
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Dr. Grins Comedy Club, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Sandy, thank you for coming out to the Funniest Person in Grand Rapids! We love supporting our local comedians and sharing their talent with everyone. We hope to see you at Finals in a couple weeks.

Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Dr. Grins puts on reasonably priced comedy shows. We saw Gary Guhlman, who was great, but the opener was even funnier. Bring back Dusty Slay soon!More

1  Thank Nate D
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Dr. Grins Comedy Club, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Thank you for the review Nate! We are hoping to get Dusty back in before end of 2018. Please make sure to submit your email on Facebook or a personal message on here , so we can continue to give you updates of who's performing...More

Reviewed January 22, 2018

We planned on attending the Jamie Lee Show this past weekend however she was unable to be here. They did not cancel the show, however they had a hilarious local comedian come in David Dyer. I hadn't seen his comedy before but I was glad...More

Thank Shawn M
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Dr. Grins Comedy Club, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2018

Hello Shawn! Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review, we are glad that you enjoyed yourselves at Dr.Grins. We apologize for any issues that night and have made sure to let all the waitresses know they need to be more...More

Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

We had a blast at Dan Cummins' show. The venue isn't huge but it's a great environment. Drinks were a bit pricy - we easily spent more on them then the actual tickets - but overall the cost of the show was still reasonable.

Thank Nate D
Gilmore C, Guest Relations Manager at Dr. Grins Comedy Club, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2017

Nate, Thank you for such a wonderful review, we are glad you enjoyed yourself and we hope to see you back in the near future!

Reviewed November 9, 2017

I have been to Dr. Grins 3 or 4 times. Each time the comedians have been quite good, even the opening acts. The crowds really make for a great show and the crowds at Dr Grins have always been awesome. They are respectful, but participate...More

1  Thank TruckerGeek
Gilmore C, Guest Relations Manager at Dr. Grins Comedy Club, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2017

We appreciate you taking the time and writing such a wonderful review! We hope to see you again in the near future.

Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

I would recommend this place. The comedy was pretty good and the food was average bar fare. This was a nice surprise

Thank Shana L
Gilmore C, Guest Relations Manager at Dr. Grins Comedy Club, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2017

Shana, Thank you for the review, we are glad that you enjoyed yourself. We hope to see you back in the near future!

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Heidi K
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Response from Gilmore C | Property representative |
You have to be 18 years or older. Also we prefer if they are under 21 that they come to the earlier shows
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Hi Amanda, The show that we went to was almost 2 hours long. It was over the Labor Day weekend. There was an Emcee who did about 20 minutes, and he introduced the 1st act. This guy did about a half an hour. There was a... More
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