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An Evening of Food, Folklore and Fairies

20 Bridge Street, Dublin 8, Ireland
+ 353 1 2188555
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Ranked #5 of 276 attractions in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Dinner Theaters
Owner description: Experience an enchanting evening of Irish folklore,storytelling and music while enjoying a candlelit traditional Irish dinner in Dublin's oldest Pub,... more » Owner description: 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. « less
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Pickerington, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

We had a great evening at the Brazen Head with Johnny and friends hearing stories, tales, and music of Ireland! The food was tasty and everyone was friendly - if you're in Dublin this is a must!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

The Brazen Head pub is a lovely setting for a highly enjoyable evening. The food was great and Ollie provided good stories, many jokes and great singing! I highly recommend this evening!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Helena Byrne did a fabulous job of storytelling and singing that night! Truly loved her sharing with us! I would love to hear her again! The two men who supposedly were the "music" were awful. They expected utter quiet from the patrons, were rude about it and their "music" was hard to understand, mumbled, more talking than anything. Our tour... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Having read the reviews we promptly booked a night out at the Brazen Head before we started our holiday. We were entertained by Ollie from the moment we arrived. He was an attentive, witty and informative host and soon engaged the attention of the audience, a bunch of English, Irish and American tourists. Between courses he told his stories and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

the food & folklore were amazing. Ollie , our storyteller, has such a wonderful personality & such knowledge of Irish history. Wonderful for our trip to have a night of good food, learning about the country we are visiting & fun ! Ollie also sings very well too !

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Shrewsbury, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

This was an excellent night. They really have their organization down. You go between meal courses, stories, history, and music. It is not hokey by any means, which I was a little worried about. The host makes everyone feel welcome, it's a very cozy atmosphere, and fine to go alone (I actually appreciated it as a place I could go... More

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Montgomery, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

Loved the history of Irish legend and the real experience that surrounded them. It was bit crowded and the dining room is upstairs over a bar. You definitely have a taste of local flavor.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

We enjoyed this evening very much. Helena has a beautiful singing voice, was engaging with the audience and mixed history with folklore with humor bits and fairy tales. We had a traditional Irish meal while being properly entertained!

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Hasselt, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

....and more ! This was our last evening in Dublin...what a way to end. Ollie was a charming, entertaining host. Stories (about fairies) , songs, laughter,...we just loved it.

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

If you are looking for a great way to spend a few hours with your family while eating & being entertained this is certainly worth going to. My son and I enjoyed it.

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