Best Karaoke in Boston

2015 Best Karaoke



Karaoke at this Cambridge dive can be a Darwinian proposition—despite Courtside’s rec-room feel, every singer’s out for herself on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. But that’s part of the fun. Lubricated…Read More

2014 Best Karaoke



The chance to sing for hours in a disco-ball-outfitted private den with loud, sweaty friends armed with tambourines is reason alone to love DoReMi, but did you know this bastion…Read More

2013 Best Karaoke

Club Cafe


This was a winner in our 2013 Best of Boston Readers’ Poll. See all the 2013 winners…Read More

2013 Best Karaoke



Now that we’ve embraced Korean pop music (e.g., “Gangnam Style”), we might as well also embrace the Korean-style karaoke on offer at DoReMi. There’s no drunk regular hogging the mike…Read More

2012 Best Karaoke

The Jeanie Johnston Pub

Jamaica Plain

We like our karaoke with a side of characters, and this J.P. pub packs ’em in on Saturday nights: a James Spader doppelganger crooning the Temptations’ “Get Ready,” a gaggle…Read More

2011 Best Karaoke

Do Re Mi Karaoke


They haven’t upped their prices a penny since opening 13 years ago. Fees may be retro, but the song library stays current with Lady Gaga and other hit-listers, while the…Read More

2008 Best Karaoke

The Courtside


You do a mean AC/DC, and the world deserves to hear it. Even if you must endure a couple’s lovingly howled ‘Summer Nights’ duet before taking the stage, there’s no…Read More

2007 Best Karaoke



There are two kinds of karaoke-goers: traditionalists “just in it for the music” and Axl-style mike hogs. Limelight suits both. More than 5,000 songs provide variety, and an always appreciative,…Read More

2006 Best Karaoke

Charlie’s Kitchen


The contagious only-in-a-karaoke-bar camaraderie at Charlie’s has crooners of all ages forgoing television remotes in favor of their own version of American Idol. During the always entertaining Tuesday night ham-fests,…Read More

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