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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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Fun, moving and a great evening out

The narrator was super. Explains the importance of staple Irish Food, leading to mass emigration... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Michael M
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Evening of food, folklore, and fairies

A great evening, very enlightening about Irish culture, good food and music at Dublin’s oldest pub... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Marianne G
Chicago, Illinois
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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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20 Bridge Street, Dublin 8, Ireland
+353 1 218 8555
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The narrator was super. Explains the importance of staple Irish Food, leading to mass emigration. Then we were introduced to the fairies [you may have arrived thinking the Irish are odd, ref fairies, but you leave appreciating the sign IFA CE to Irish history and...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A great evening, very enlightening about Irish culture, good food and music at Dublin’s oldest pub, the Brazen Head. Recommend it highly

Thank Marianne G
Reviewed 4 days ago

Thoroughly enjoyable evening of good food (enormous amounts of it) and great story telling. Highly recommend!

Thank Odyssey315900
Reviewed 4 days ago

What an night ~ The food at Brazen Head is hearty, delicious and lots of it! But the real showcase was Helena's stories of fairies and fokelore of Ireland. Her way of drawing you into her stories make them come alive. Get yourself a CD...More

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was so much fun! We met new people, learned so much history and folklore, the music was great, and the food was excellent! I really cannot say enough good things about this night. We made this our last night because I wanted to end...More

Thank sullivmt
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a group of five of us and everyone thoroughly enjoyed this night. We laughed, learned a lot and made new friends. The service was excellent and the food very good and very authentic. We loved Johnny, he is very knowledgeable and a very...More

Thank mtvjfour
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is really the place that should be visited in Dublin. We listened very interesting legends(some times true historical stories). It seems to be more informative that many city tours. Also there were two guys with guitars. I think I will remember their "wiski in...More

Thank Альбина С
Reviewed 5 days ago

Ollie was absolutely wonderful! He is a fantastic musician and storyteller, and we learned so much about the ordinary folk of Ireland, and their folklore. The food was delicious as well.

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spending my birthday in Ireland, I decided to make this my ‘birthday’ dinner. The pub is very nice and the storyteller was interesting and funny. He seemed to enjoy his job and made a point of talking to everyone. I had the Guinness Stew and...More

Thank Sulu68
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank You Ollie!!! You were Wonderful, Amusing, and Definitely Talented!!!! Keep it up!!! It was an Evening of Fairy and Folk tales, Music and Delicious Food that We Will Always Treasure!!

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August 8, 2018|
Response from rlowry8208 | Reviewed this property |
It is at Brazen Head just outside of Temple Bar. Google maps says it’s about a 20 minute drive and a 50 minute walk from where your staying.
June 30, 2018|
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Response from Mary K | Reviewed this property |
No there is only one show at 7pm but it is brilliant
June 10, 2018|
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Response from catballant | Reviewed this property |
Adult is 48 Euro Student is 44 Euro ( 14 - 18 years) Child is 29 Euro (6 - 14 years) This evening would be very enjoyable for children.