The Ice House Comedy Club

Legendary Comedy Club

Since opening in 1960, many well known comedians have graced the Ice House Comedy Club stage. As the oldest comedy club in the nation, Ice House Comedy Pasadena recently saw a renovation under new ownership from Johnny Buss, featuring updated interiors and a whole new entrance while preserving the historic structures and design elements.

Comedians Who Have Performed Here

  • Robin Williams
  • Lily Tomlin
  • George Carlin
  • Steve Carlin
  • Steve Martin
  • Bob Newhart
  • Billy Crystal
  • Jerry Seinfeld
  • Jay Leno
  • David Letterman
  • George Lopez
  • Ellen Degeneres
  • Tim Allen
  • Bill Maher

Stage 2

There is a second showroom called stage 2; a courtyard; and VIP room.


The Ice House offers dinner, drinks and snacks ranging from monster nachos and a margarita to rib eye steak and a martini, their menu has an eclectic array of options.

Special Events & Celebrations

The Ice House features a full bar, catering, and audio visual equipment.

  • Free Wifi
  • Historic Landmark
  • Only In Pasadena
  • Small Business
  • Wheelchair Accessible

The Ice House Comedy Club

24 N. Mentor Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91106

  • Phone: (626) 414-2386
  • Meeting Rooms: 5