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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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Great storytelling

Our storyteller, Michael Heavey, captivated the room with his tales, which were told in three... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cranston, Rhode Island
Uplifting experience

What a wonderful evening of stories, music and good food! This was the best way to end a magical... read more

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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.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed yesterday

Our storyteller, Michael Heavey, captivated the room with his tales, which were told in three segments between the courses of the meal. The two musicians were also very good. The reason I'm giving 4 stars instead of 5 is because the food is fine but...More

Thank Peggy02910
Reviewed 2 days ago

What a wonderful evening of stories, music and good food! This was the best way to end a magical trip to Ireland.

Thank YulesR
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our evening at the Brazen Head with Oliver Grace as our storyteller/musician was the best part of our stay in Dublin.

Thank conniehensler
Reviewed 2 days ago

I attended with my mother and my 9-year old, and we all really enjoyed the evening. Not all attractions can appeal to three generations, but this one did! The only thing I can think of that might improve the evening is if there were perhaps...More

Thank alisvolatproprii2017
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our family of 6 had a brilliant time even though we were tired from a long day of sightseeing. We even gave up our paid for cruise dinner and were not disappointed. The two younger picky eaters were very happy with their selections. I had...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a must do event. A fun filled evening with quality traditional Irish food, music and story telling. Helena was absolutely delightful with an excellent delivery of the stories and an amazing singer as well. Set in the Brazen Head Pub which is the...More

Thank Spinner69
Reviewed 6 days ago

From the moment we sat down we were made to feel like welcome and honored guests in a friend's home--the presentations were wonderfully informative and great fun, the dinner was the best traditional food we experienced in all of iIreland and, as my husband marveled,...More

Thank malagamom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Helena was amazing. Her storytelling was riveting. I truly felt like she brought me back to the 1800's. Very talented singer as well. The two gentleman that played Irish music for us were equally grand. Everyone enjoyed the food as well. My whole family had...More

Thank jlmess26
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a lovely evening. I feel like I got a little taste of Ireland :) the stories were great, food was good, music was nice too. It was also in a lovely old building.

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 1 week ago

When they announce a unique folklore evening with Irish music in the oldest pub of Ireland you expect something what you can't read on Wikipedia or hear at any corner of Dublin, don't you? The event looked like American comic show with Irish accent. The...More

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foodfolkandfairies, Owner at An Evening of Food, Folklore and Fairies, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

I am sorry to hear the show did not meet your expectations. The evening takes place in Dublin’s oldest pub in a relaxed, informal and convivial setting. Our guests tell us, almost without exception, that they enjoy mingling with others during the serving of the...More

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8 May 2017|
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Response from Sally R | Reviewed this property |
The show starts at 7:00 pm, Be sure to book particularly in Summer months. enjoy
22 February 2017|
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Response from Mary-Ann B | Reviewed this property |
All we used as well. They were very organized . Enjoy !
Angel T
9 January 2017|
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Response from foodfolkandfairies | Property representative |
Yes the price includes the full traditional Irish dinner as per the menu shown on the website. We look forward to welcoming you to the evening.