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An Evening of Food, Folklore and Fairies

20 Bridge Street, Dublin 8, Ireland
+353 1 218 8555
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Such an Amazing & Unforgettable Night Immersed in Irish Tradition!

We had such a fantastic evening! We came over from the U.S. with our college-age kids. Great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mary D
Philip is a wonderful storyteller

This one one of the best evenings ever with both food and entertainment being top notch Philip is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
christine877
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Experience an enchanting evening of Irish folklore,storytelling and music while enjoying a candlelit traditional Irish dinner in Dublin's oldest Pub, The Brazen Head. Sit back , relax and let our renowned storytellers take you into a world of the imagination with wonderful insights and magical tales of Irish life in times past.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had such a fantastic evening! We came over from the U.S. with our college-age kids. Great ambiance, food, stories, music, & folklore. This was such a great experience! Philip is so passionate and gifted at sharing the essence of the Irish, their history, and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This one one of the best evenings ever with both food and entertainment being top notch Philip is interested in folklore stories from around the world If you are in Dublin THIS is a must do!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The girlfriend and I did pretty much everything possible in Dublin and this was by far the best evening we had. The Brazen Head Pub is from what I understand is one of, if not, the oldest pub in Dublin, so you can imagine the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of those discoveries you want to do over again. We did not have much expectations but our experience was absolutely joyful. The stories were interesting, funny and held a bit of history. The music was fun, and very enjoyable. And even the...More

Thank Shelly A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the evening of food, folklore and fairies at the Brazen Head. Johnny the storyteller was fantastic. Educational, funny and insightful into the Irish heritage. The sign-along was fun as well. And, the food was terrific. What a great night. Thanks.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the highlight of my trip to Dublin! She is such an incredible story teller. Don't go to Dublin an miss her!

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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

We had a great time at the Food, Folklore and Fairies night. It was fascinating to learn about the mindset of the common Irish people of the past, very entertaining and informative. The food was great, we enjoyed the music, the stories and the friendly...More

Thank Gina M
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the storytelling, great atmosphere. I hope this wasn’t a reflection of Irish food - heavy soup , goats cheese ( mass produced ) on overdressed salad and bought in apple pie. I noticed others on the table leaving their ‘ Irish stew “ and...More

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foodfolkandfairies, Owner at An Evening of Food, Folklore and Fairies, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

I am delighted you enjoyed the evening's entertainment but sorry you did not enjoy the meal. The food is cooked freshly every day and is a simple but wholesome traditional irish dinner that most of our guests really enjoy. I am sorry this was not...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

My husband and I attended the evening and were entertained by Michael. He was a great storyteller, entertaining, informative and fun. The musical entertainment (sorry for get their names) was really funny and the guys are talented. Great service and traditional food, really recommend this...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were in Dublin for vacation the last week of December, and a tour guide recommended we check out An Evening of Food, Folklore and Fairies at The Brazen Head. The Brazen Head is wonderfully historic, so that got me interested right...More

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Response from Almostgreynomad | Reviewed this property |
It's about 5km from the port to Brazen Head - but the cruise line will have transport into the city. You can easily walk from The Spire (city centre) to Brazen Head, but yes, a taxi or uber back to the boat would be... More
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Response from Gwen A | Reviewed this property |
We didn't drive in Dublin. We used public transportation or taxi. We took a taxi for the Folklore evening. We only rented a car for traveling the countryside.
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