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A wonderful experience

We were able to drop by this lovely shop today where we met Mr. Noel Kevin. While my wife and... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
William B
Wonderful find

What a wonderful store to happen upon. Their selection of tweeds is remarkable & the staff are so... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
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Purveyors of the finest Irish tweed, handwoven for us in Donegal. We’ve been providing quality mens wear, ladies wear, headgear and accessories for more than 80 years. Buy our tweed by the meter, purchase a garment off the peg or send us your...more
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31 Nassau Street, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

We were able to drop by this lovely shop today where we met Mr. Noel Kevin. While my wife and daughter patiently waited (and perused every scarf in the store before finding 4 to take away as gifts) this fine gentleman helped me select the...More

Thank William B
kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Hi William, We’re so happy you decided to visit with your wife & daughter, and got the opportunity to meet Noel. Delighted you found some nice scarves and of course that you’re Having a jacket made. Thanks for your lovely review. We do appreciate you...More

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful store to happen upon. Their selection of tweeds is remarkable & the staff are so friendly. Well worth treating yourself to something here.

Thank kg145
kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review of Kevin & Howlin. We’re delighted you found us and dropped in. Hope you found something nice for yourself!

Reviewed 28 February 2018

Noel has kept me warm for over 30 years.On this visit I bought yet another tweed overcoat(my 5th!!!)One I gave to a friend and my son "borrowed"another.My wardrobe also contains 4 sports jackets and a 3 piece tweed suit. If you are in Dublin you...More

Thank gareth47
Reviewed 14 February 2018

I bought a cap for my granddad here last autumn, my take away from this first visit was the shop is nice, stacks of hats and scarves and an old-world feel to the place. When I selected the hat and turned to pay, the man...More

Thank Christina L
kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Dear Christina, Thank you for sharing this feedback, as it provides us with an opportunity to respond. We are terribly sorry to hear that your experience at Kevin & Howlin was not a positive one and particularly because it was an issue with customer service....More

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Great tweeds, I bought a vest that I wear w jeans or w suit. Warmest clothing article I own, like an electric blanket. Will buy a jacket on my next visit. Hats too.

Thank Sji9600
kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Good Evening, Many thanks for sharing your Kevin and Howlin review with Trip Advisor visitors. We really appreciate it when our customers spread the word. Delighted you like our tweed clothing. Hope to see you back soon, K & H team

Reviewed 28 October 2017

Walked into Kevin and Howlin and found it to be the quint essential Irish shop. If looking for Irish tweed it is here, and of the highest quality.

Thank billiebob17901
kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Many thanks for sharing your review of Kevin & Howlin with other trip advisor users. It is much appreciated and of course, it's always lovely to get positive feedback from our valued customers. Thanks again, Kevin & Howlin.

Reviewed 27 October 2017

If you come from a cool climate and in the market to pick up something in tweed, then this is the place. A huge selection of caps, scarves, and jackets.

Thank subterranean_jack
kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Thanks so much for reviewing us on Trip Advisor. We send our tweeds far and wide to our customers all around the world and we're delighted you liked our wide selection of tweed garments. Thanks again for taking the time to review us!

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Great shop, Great service, super quality at a good Price. If you re after authentic Irish tweed, this is a must for you, it is not far from Grafton Street. Highly recommended

Thank SlainteClontarf
kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Many thanks for your review and very happy that our service, the quality of our clothing and prices were to your liking. We try to deliver consistently in all three areas, so nice to hear that we're on track!! Thanks again.

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

A gem of a place a fantastic selection of hats ,jackets and other clothes . Found the perfect gift here after walking around numerous " chains " of knitwear stores - will definitely make it a first stop next time .

Thank BellaMBJ
kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Thanks Bella, delighted to hear you found the perfect gift. Stop by next time, we'd be delighted to see you again. Kevin & Howlin.

Reviewed 16 August 2017

This was the perfect place to buy Tweed coats , hats, vests, ties, scarfs and bolts of tweed material . Great store with a super staff and great prices for quality products We look forward to purchase more great tweed clothes from this great store

Thank michaelhA9785LC
kevinhowlin, Public Relations Manager at Kevin & Howlin, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank you Michael. It's lovely to hear back from customers following a visit to Kevin & Howlin. We are delighted you enjoyed our tweed selection and prices, and of course our staff. We welcome you back! Thanks again, from the team at Kevin & Howlin

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Response from laser20814 | Reviewed this property |
The wardrobe for the "Quiet Man" movie was supplied by O'Mailles (O'Malleys) of Galway. They are still in business with a great store near the Spanish Arch. They also have great website on which you can order the authentic... More
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