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Sing Your Heart Out Every Night at Boston's Karaoke Bars

Looking to sing the night away while downing cheap cocktails and pub food? The Boston area offers a variety of karaoke bars to meet your needs, and there are options for every single night of the week.

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Looking to sing the night away while downing cheap cocktails and pub food? The Boston area offers a variety of karaoke bars to meet your needs, and there are options for every single night of the week.

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Note: Venues are listed in geographical order, north to south, not ranked.

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1. Orleans

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65 Holland St
Somerville, MA 02144
(617) 591-2100
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This Davis Square restaurant offers karaoke with the On Demand DJs from 10 p.m. to close every Friday and Saturday night. [Photo: Facebook]

2. The Painted Burro

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219 Elm St
Somerville, MA 02144
(617) 776-0005
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Fancy Mexican food, strong cocktails, and karaoke. It starts at 9 p.m. every Tuesday night at this Davis Square restaurant and bar. [Photo: Rachel Leah Blumenthal for Eater]

3. Highland Kitchen

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150 Highland Ave
Somerville, MA 02143
(617) 625-1131
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This lively Somerville restaurant and bar invites in The People's Karaoke every Wednesday at 10 p.m. [Photo: Facebook]

4. El Potro

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61 Union Sq
Somerville, MA 02143
(617) 666-4200
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There's Spanish karaoke on Sunday and Monday nights at this colorful, cozy Union Square Mexican restaurant. [Photo: Facebook]

5. Charlie's Kitchen

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10 Eliot St
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 492-9646
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Every Tuesday is karaoke night at this Harvard Square classic, starting at 10 p.m., thanks to The People's Karaoke. Get a burger and a frappe while you're there. [Photo: Katie Chudy for Eater]

6. Courtside

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299 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02141
(617) 547-4374
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Karaoke is one of the big draws at this down-to-earth sports bar in East Cambridge. It's offered from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night. Before 11 p.m., snag a large cheese pizza and pitcher of PBR for $16.75. [Photo: Facebook]

7. Abigail's

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291 3rd St
Cambridge, MA 02142
(617) 945-9086
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Karaoke starts at 10 p.m. every Friday night, courtesy of The People's Karaoke. Abigail's late-night menu is available until 1 a.m. [Photo: Official Site]

8. Bell In Hand Tavern

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45 Union St
Boston, MA 02108
(617) 227-2098
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The centuries-old Bell In Hand offers weekly karaoke with DJ P starting at 9:30 p.m. on Tuesdays; sometimes there are contests with cash prizes. The tavern serves a variety of comfort food, including burgers, Buffalo chicken nachos, and chowder. [Photo: Facebook]

9. Kinsale

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2 Center Plz
Boston, MA 02108
(617) 742-5577
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This Government Center Irish pub hosts karaoke every Thursday at 8:30 p.m. There's plenty of comfort food on the menu, from Reuben egg rolls to truffle tots. [Photo: Official Site]

10. The Hong Kong

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65 Chatham St
Boston, MA 02109
(617) 227-2226
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At the Faneuil Hall location of the notorious party spot The Hong Kong, karaoke happens every single night of the week; check the full schedule here. There's a contest on the last Thursday each month with a $100 prize up for grabs. Indulge in ultra-cheap drinks and giant scorpion bowls while you sing. [Photo: Facebook]

11. The Wild Rover

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61 Chatham St.
Boston, MA 02109
(857) 263-8715
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Nightly karaoke on the first-floor stage from 8 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. with DJ Dan and company. Compete for cash prizes on Thursdays. [Photo: Facebook]

12. Limelight Stage + Studio

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204 Tremont St
Boston, MA 02116
This karaoke destination by the Common offers private rooms and a "main stage" available for parties up to 40 people. Customers in private rooms get complimentary fruit platters, water, chips, and nuts — and other snacks and sushi platters are available for purchase, as well as beer, wine, and sake. Thousands of songs available, spanning eight languages. [Photo: Facebook]

13. Machine

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1256 Boylston St.
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 266-0151
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Karaoke begins at 9 p.m. every Thursday, hosted by Paulina Lubio and taking place downstairs with various DJs, a prize wheel, weekly themes, and popcorn. No cover. [Photo: Facebook]

14. Terry O'Reilly's

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45 Union St
Newton, MA 02459
(617) 964-9275
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The People's Karaoke invades this Irish pub on Thursday nights starting at 9 p.m. [Photo: Facebook]

15. dbar

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1236 Dorchester Ave
Dorchester, MA 02125
(617) 265-4490
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Karaoke with VJ Ryan Grow starts at 10 p.m. every Friday. [Photo: Facebook]

16. Midway Cafe

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3496 Washington St
Boston, MA 02130
(617) 524-9038
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The Midway hosts "Queeraoke" every Thursday at 10 p.m., welcoming "queer, trans, friendlies, and area hipsters." The karaoke is mixed in with "ferocious" dance sets courtesy of DJ Moxie and DJ Summer's Eve, touching on 80s classics and lots more. [Photo: Facebook]

17. The Jeanie Johnston Pub & Grill

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144 South St
Boston, MA 02130
(617) 983-9432
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Karaoke takes place every Saturday from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. The pub's full menu is served until midnight, and there are late-night offerings until 1:30 a.m. [Photo: Facebook]

18. The Lansdowne Pub

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9 Lansdowne St.
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 247-1222
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Live band karaoke, featuring the Jukebox Heroes, every Thursday night at 9 p.m. [Photo: Facebook]

19. The Charles Playhouse Lounge

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74 Warrenton St
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 426-6912
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Cheap drinks and a great song list are just a couple of reasons this hidden spot has been hosting successful karaoke nights every Friday (10 p.m. to 2 a.m.) for over a decade. It's the home of the Blue Man Group and Shear Madness, but the lounge is open to the public, whether or not you're attending a show. Don't be surprised if you find some legit theatre actors and actresses making appearances on the karaoke stage. [Photo: Facebook]

1. Orleans

65 Holland St, Somerville, MA 02144
This Davis Square restaurant offers karaoke with the On Demand DJs from 10 p.m. to close every Friday and Saturday night. [Photo: Facebook]
65 Holland St
Somerville, MA 02144

2. The Painted Burro

219 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144
Fancy Mexican food, strong cocktails, and karaoke. It starts at 9 p.m. every Tuesday night at this Davis Square restaurant and bar. [Photo: Rachel Leah Blumenthal for Eater]
219 Elm St
Somerville, MA 02144

3. Highland Kitchen

150 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02143
This lively Somerville restaurant and bar invites in The People's Karaoke every Wednesday at 10 p.m. [Photo: Facebook]
150 Highland Ave
Somerville, MA 02143

4. El Potro

61 Union Sq, Somerville, MA 02143
There's Spanish karaoke on Sunday and Monday nights at this colorful, cozy Union Square Mexican restaurant. [Photo: Facebook]
61 Union Sq
Somerville, MA 02143

5. Charlie's Kitchen

10 Eliot St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Every Tuesday is karaoke night at this Harvard Square classic, starting at 10 p.m., thanks to The People's Karaoke. Get a burger and a frappe while you're there. [Photo: Katie Chudy for Eater]
10 Eliot St
Cambridge, MA 02138

6. Courtside

299 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02141
Karaoke is one of the big draws at this down-to-earth sports bar in East Cambridge. It's offered from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night. Before 11 p.m., snag a large cheese pizza and pitcher of PBR for $16.75. [Photo: Facebook]
299 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02141

7. Abigail's

291 3rd St, Cambridge, MA 02142
Karaoke starts at 10 p.m. every Friday night, courtesy of The People's Karaoke. Abigail's late-night menu is available until 1 a.m. [Photo: Official Site]
291 3rd St
Cambridge, MA 02142

8. Bell In Hand Tavern

45 Union St, Boston, MA 02108
The centuries-old Bell In Hand offers weekly karaoke with DJ P starting at 9:30 p.m. on Tuesdays; sometimes there are contests with cash prizes. The tavern serves a variety of comfort food, including burgers, Buffalo chicken nachos, and chowder. [Photo: Facebook]
45 Union St
Boston, MA 02108

9. Kinsale

2 Center Plz, Boston, MA 02108
This Government Center Irish pub hosts karaoke every Thursday at 8:30 p.m. There's plenty of comfort food on the menu, from Reuben egg rolls to truffle tots. [Photo: Official Site]
2 Center Plz
Boston, MA 02108

10. The Hong Kong

65 Chatham St, Boston, MA 02109
At the Faneuil Hall location of the notorious party spot The Hong Kong, karaoke happens every single night of the week; check the full schedule here. There's a contest on the last Thursday each month with a $100 prize up for grabs. Indulge in ultra-cheap drinks and giant scorpion bowls while you sing. [Photo: Facebook]
65 Chatham St
Boston, MA 02109

11. The Wild Rover

61 Chatham St., Boston, MA 02109
Nightly karaoke on the first-floor stage from 8 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. with DJ Dan and company. Compete for cash prizes on Thursdays. [Photo: Facebook]
61 Chatham St.
Boston, MA 02109

12. Limelight Stage + Studio

204 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116
This karaoke destination by the Common offers private rooms and a "main stage" available for parties up to 40 people. Customers in private rooms get complimentary fruit platters, water, chips, and nuts — and other snacks and sushi platters are available for purchase, as well as beer, wine, and sake. Thousands of songs available, spanning eight languages. [Photo: Facebook]
204 Tremont St
Boston, MA 02116

13. Machine

1256 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02215
Karaoke begins at 9 p.m. every Thursday, hosted by Paulina Lubio and taking place downstairs with various DJs, a prize wheel, weekly themes, and popcorn. No cover. [Photo: Facebook]
1256 Boylston St.
Boston, MA 02215

14. Terry O'Reilly's

45 Union St, Newton, MA 02459
The People's Karaoke invades this Irish pub on Thursday nights starting at 9 p.m. [Photo: Facebook]
45 Union St
Newton, MA 02459

15. dbar

1236 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester, MA 02125
Karaoke with VJ Ryan Grow starts at 10 p.m. every Friday. [Photo: Facebook]
1236 Dorchester Ave
Dorchester, MA 02125

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16. Midway Cafe

3496 Washington St, Boston, MA 02130
The Midway hosts "Queeraoke" every Thursday at 10 p.m., welcoming "queer, trans, friendlies, and area hipsters." The karaoke is mixed in with "ferocious" dance sets courtesy of DJ Moxie and DJ Summer's Eve, touching on 80s classics and lots more. [Photo: Facebook]
3496 Washington St
Boston, MA 02130

17. The Jeanie Johnston Pub & Grill

144 South St, Boston, MA 02130
Karaoke takes place every Saturday from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. The pub's full menu is served until midnight, and there are late-night offerings until 1:30 a.m. [Photo: Facebook]
144 South St
Boston, MA 02130

18. The Lansdowne Pub

9 Lansdowne St., Boston, MA 02215
Live band karaoke, featuring the Jukebox Heroes, every Thursday night at 9 p.m. [Photo: Facebook]
9 Lansdowne St.
Boston, MA 02215

19. The Charles Playhouse Lounge

74 Warrenton St, Boston, MA 02116
Cheap drinks and a great song list are just a couple of reasons this hidden spot has been hosting successful karaoke nights every Friday (10 p.m. to 2 a.m.) for over a decade. It's the home of the Blue Man Group and Shear Madness, but the lounge is open to the public, whether or not you're attending a show. Don't be surprised if you find some legit theatre actors and actresses making appearances on the karaoke stage. [Photo: Facebook]
74 Warrenton St
Boston, MA 02116

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