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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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Wonderful Evening

My boyfriend and I were in Dublin for vacation the last week of December, and a tour guide... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
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Truly wonderful evening

Above the fun and craic at the Brazen head, there is a private dining room where magic happens... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
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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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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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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Above the fun and craic at the Brazen head, there is a private dining room where magic happens. Johnny daly is a glorious story teller, keeping the entire room enthralled with his stories of irish history and faerie folk lore. The musicians, Vinnie and Johnny...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

My wife and I attended the folklore evening hosted by Ollie Grace. The night was fun, fascinating, and touching. We had a craic of a time listening to Ollie tell his stories and play and sing along to his guitar. An unforgettable night with many...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

My family - 9 in all- attended Philip’s evening of tall tales and it was delightful! Food and service was great and the about our heritage was humorous, educational, and entertaining, A MUST SEE FOR ALL DURING THEIR TRAVELS!

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

My daughter and I recently had a wonderful evening at the storytelling dinner in the oldest pub in Ireland, the Brazen Head. Our storyteller was Ollie Grace, who also sang some Irish songs for us. He is a gifted storyteller and talented musician. Some stories...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

The food was decent, but the folklore stories/history were absolutely amazing and all takes place in the oldest pub in Ireland. Family style seating was fun as we got to meet and talk with a bunch of travelers as well.

Thank patrickdcolgan
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

It was a fun night of story telling and good food and Irish entertainment. Location was easy to get to.

Thank Grace B
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

A wonderful evening of song, stories and new friends! Definitely a show to experience while in Dublin, not to be missed.

Thank jcorlette
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

What a wonderful experience! Everything about the evening was exceptional. Just bring yourselves, your friends and family, and a good appetite. You won't be disappointed with the food or the folklore.

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious and there were three courses included in the price of the evening. The host was witty and did a fantastic job of making rounds and talking to everyone at the event. As well, the music was enjoyable and participation was "encouraged"-that...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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