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Kevin & Howlin

31 Nassau Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 677 0257
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Two visits, wasn't impressed.

I bought a cap for my granddad here last autumn, my take away from this first visit was the shop is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christina L
Do yourself a favor

Great tweeds, I bought a vest that I wear w jeans or w suit. Warmest clothing article I own, like... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
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Ladies, is your man still wearing the same tattered T-shirt he rescued from a thrift shop in college? Take him to this menswear store and get him something nice.
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  • Very good10%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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31 Nassau Street, Dublin, Ireland
South City Centre
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+353 1 677 0257
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I bought a cap for my granddad here last autumn, my take away from this first visit was the shop is nice, stacks of hats and scarves and an old-world feel to the place. When I selected the hat and turned to pay, the man...More

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kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Christina, Thank you for sharing this feedback, as it provides us with an opportunity to respond. We are terribly sorry to hear that your experience at Kevin & Howlin was not a positive one and particularly because it was an issue with customer service....More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Great tweeds, I bought a vest that I wear w jeans or w suit. Warmest clothing article I own, like an electric blanket. Will buy a jacket on my next visit. Hats too.

Thank Sji9600
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kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Good Evening, Many thanks for sharing your Kevin and Howlin review with Trip Advisor visitors. We really appreciate it when our customers spread the word. Delighted you like our tweed clothing. Hope to see you back soon, K & H team

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Walked into Kevin and Howlin and found it to be the quint essential Irish shop. If looking for Irish tweed it is here, and of the highest quality.

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kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Many thanks for sharing your review of Kevin & Howlin with other trip advisor users. It is much appreciated and of course, it's always lovely to get positive feedback from our valued customers. Thanks again, Kevin & Howlin.

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

If you come from a cool climate and in the market to pick up something in tweed, then this is the place. A huge selection of caps, scarves, and jackets.

Thank subterranean_jack
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kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much for reviewing us on Trip Advisor. We send our tweeds far and wide to our customers all around the world and we're delighted you liked our wide selection of tweed garments. Thanks again for taking the time to review us!

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Great shop, Great service, super quality at a good Price. If you re after authentic Irish tweed, this is a must for you, it is not far from Grafton Street. Highly recommended

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kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Many thanks for your review and very happy that our service, the quality of our clothing and prices were to your liking. We try to deliver consistently in all three areas, so nice to hear that we're on track!! Thanks again.

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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

A gem of a place a fantastic selection of hats ,jackets and other clothes . Found the perfect gift here after walking around numerous " chains " of knitwear stores - will definitely make it a first stop next time .

Thank BellaMBJ
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kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks Bella, delighted to hear you found the perfect gift. Stop by next time, we'd be delighted to see you again. Kevin & Howlin.

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

This was the perfect place to buy Tweed coats , hats, vests, ties, scarfs and bolts of tweed material . Great store with a super staff and great prices for quality products We look forward to purchase more great tweed clothes from this great store

Thank michaelhA9785LC
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kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank you Michael. It's lovely to hear back from customers following a visit to Kevin & Howlin. We are delighted you enjoyed our tweed selection and prices, and of course our staff. We welcome you back! Thanks again, from the team at Kevin & Howlin

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Reviewed 23 July 2017

A real tweed garment specialty store. Excellent service. Nice selection of tweed sport coats not only for men, but for women too. Do look at the hats. We bought one.

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kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Thanks for your review! Delighted you enjoyed our tweed selection and our hats. Hope we'll see you again soon.

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Reviewed 22 February 2017

In 2000, while in Dublin I pruchased a Donegal Tweed hat at this establishment. After seventeen years it became rather worn to say the least. I found thier website and sent them an email with a description of what I wanted. I got an anwser...More

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kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review of Kevin & Howlin. Delighted the service, selection and quality of our tweeds met your approval. We appreciate you sharing your experience. Happy tweed wearing!

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Reviewed 15 December 2016

In an era of globalization and homogenization of consumer experience, it's a source of sincere joy to discover that establishments like Kevin & Howlin still exist. Masters of not only the sartorial arts, they retain that most elusive of all retail traits; top notch customer...More

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kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2016

Thank you Scott for sharing your charming story with Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed shopping at Kevin and Howlin and that you now have a beautiful coat that you are happy with. You will have this coat for decades as we do...More

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The wardrobe for the "Quiet Man" movie was supplied by O'Mailles (O'Malleys) of Galway. They are still in business with a great store near the Spanish Arch. They also have great website on which you can order the authentic... More
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