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An Evening of Food, Folklore and Fairies

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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An incredible night!

I highly recommend booking the folklore night! Grab a drink at the pub below while you wait and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Abigail5625
Recommend attending at the beginning of your trip

I reserved seating online for 2 for the evening we landed in Dublin and I am glad we did. It was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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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...more
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Reviewed yesterday

I highly recommend booking the folklore night! Grab a drink at the pub below while you wait and then enjoy some delicious food and story telling! You certainly want to reserve your seats ahead. The story telling included old Irish folklore stories as well as...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Abigail5625
Reviewed 5 days ago

I reserved seating online for 2 for the evening we landed in Dublin and I am glad we did. It was packed. People very pleasant and professional. You can order alcohol to pay for separately. I enjoyed the poach salmon (really good) and my husband...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank InNeedofaGetaway
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were only in Dublin for 2 full days but some friends recommended this experience. We had a great time - the food was excellent and Ollie provided wonderful entertainment. I strongly recommend this experience. We are so happy we attended!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Paul Z
Reviewed 6 days ago

I had a night to myself and was looking for something fun I could do on my own. This turned out to be a great choice as the set-up made it easy to make new friends. Michael was a very entertaining story-teller who kept us...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Brenda D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rick Steves is always spot on but he under estimated how much fun this evening was. Although it was his top pick. Johnny kept the full audience mesmerized with his Irish history and mythology stories. The food was the best we had in Dublin. The...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very informative and interesting evening of magical lore and delicious food! Had a wonderful time with my family.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Kailey R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We bought tickets ahead as recommended in the Rick Steves Ireland guidebook. The venue was the upstairs room of an old pub (Brazen Head) in Dublin, just outside the main tourist area (Temple Bar). We got a full meal, live music, and storytelling as a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Mary S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great history of Ireland and folklore mixed with a little Irish humor and some traditional Irish music!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank luvcrtravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had such a fun time at this dinner. The food was good, our table mates friendly. We laughed, sang and thoroughly enjoyed our evening. I would definitely recommend making this part of a Dublin visit.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 36hm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spending two weeks in Ireland and this was our seconds night's entertainment. My girlfriend likes fairy tales so I booked it for the pub experience and for an easy dinner and expected just to sit in, pay attention and have a good bite to eat...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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emilybQ7276KI
August 1, 2019|
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Response from Mirjamdijkx | Reviewed this property |
The Brazen Head doesnt need a reservation. It can get crowded, but you should be able to find space to sit or stand. The storytelling definitely needs a reservation. We booked on the day itself, so that might be a... More
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lorenm763
July 23, 2019|
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Response from Michelle P | Reviewed this property |
Yes you absolutely have to make a reservation.
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StaceyF1002
June 30, 2019|
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Response from Mary T | Reviewed this property |
Hi Stacey, We booked online. Show up a little early for a seat closer to the storyteller.
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