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Address: 20 Bridge Street | The Brazen Head, Dublin 8, Ireland
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+353 1 492 2543
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Sun - Sat 19:00 - 22:00

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Great way to end our visit

We arranged this activity after having anothe experience cancelled. What a lucky break this turned out to be. We weren't quite sure what to expect but we were thoroughly... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
DrDadrwp
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Modesto, CA
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Modesto, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arranged this activity after having anothe experience cancelled. What a lucky break this turned out to be. We weren't quite sure what to expect but we were thoroughly enchanted by the evening. It began with a storyteller talking about the history orf Ireland. It was very interesting. The evening proceeded with an Irish dinner, which was delicious. I had... More 

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Kelowna, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Yes the location is the Brazen Head Inn, which is advertised as the oldest pub in Ireland, yes it is a good but short introduction to the country but one does sit elbow to elbow with your neighboring dinner guest (they pack them in) and the food is average. if your trip includes visiting the west coast of Ireland their... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Attended Monday 19th Sept with my sister and had a lovely evening. Very informative and enjoyable really made it all come alive. He is a really good storyteller. The quality of the food and the musicians was very good. Really nice atmosphere. Well worth the money. Must book in advance. I booked 2 wks before my holiday. So I dont... More 

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Muncie, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is a great evening entertainment. The Irish food is interspersed with story telling and Irish folklore. It is well done and very entertaining

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Buxton, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

The Brazen Head, is the oldest pub in Dublin so it's worth a visit just on that account. Add the folklore and fairies dinner to your visit and you'll have a grand evening. Reservations are a must. First trip to Dublin for no availability for this popular dinner. Lucked out and got last spot this trip to Dublin. Food is... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

If you enjoy good stories you should certainly do this. You are placed at a big table with more person. In between meals stories and music are told and played. The only reason for not giving it 5 points was because of the food. Which is certainly not bad, just not very tastfull either

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Norwalk, CT
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

The Irish Folk Tours is an evening of food, story telling and music. It takes place in an old Irish pub in Dublin. Our host was Helena, a wonderful story teller and singer. She talked about Irish history, and faeries. She also sang a couple of beautiful songs. This evening also included entertainment by musicians, and a full meal is... More 

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Hoboken, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

I booked this dinner specially for my boyfriend who is from the states, I thought it would be a really enjoyable way for him to learn a little about the history of Ireland. I am from Dublin and had never heard of Irish Folk Tours until I started looking up touristy things to do. We were not disappointed in the... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016

The storyteller, Helena, is excellent. We would have been happy to have another session to hear her tell more stories. Also, the historic pub has an ideal location for the event in a private second floor dining room. We arrived early so we could enjoy a pint at the bar before the event. It was great to have a multi... More 

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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015

Fantastic nights. The first we had Johnny and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The food was excellent and the storytelling provided great insights into the folklore of the Irish. The music was great. We went back later in the week and there was a woman storyteller. If anything she was even better than Johnny (who was fab). She had different stories and... More 

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