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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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Fairy and Folklore

Helena is a treasure and great diplomat for our lovely isle (Ireland) and the crusty musicians, a... read more

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Liam B
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Celbridge, Ireland
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Great Signing and Storytelling Fun

Amazing time at the Brazen head with Ollie. Heard stories and songs while enjoying the service and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ConnKel
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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 via mobile

Helena is a treasure and great diplomat for our lovely isle (Ireland) and the crusty musicians, a great laugh. Fiona (11) and I loved an evening of superb quality but back to basics of good cheer. You must go!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing time at the Brazen head with Ollie. Heard stories and songs while enjoying the service and food at the oldest pub in Ireland! This is a must do to cap off a night.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ConnKel
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The evening at Brazenhead was everything we'd hoped for! Our host, Ollie, has a true gift for engaging the audience. He is clearly passionate about Irish folklore and his wit and beautiful singing voice really topped off the night. Great meal, too!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank K A
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed this evening. Lovely cozy atmosphere in the upstairs room at The Brazen Head. Loved the story telling - thank you Johnny. So interesting to hear the history of the Irish folk and to learn more about their culture, through the magic of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lesley Anne C
Reviewed 1 week ago

From food, to music, to great company and wonderful storytelling. This was an evening I will long remember with joy.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Roger B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Followed the recommendations from several travel guides and didn't regret going in the slightest! I had reservations that it might be cheesy or touristy, but it was actually a lot of fun. I don't know if this is something that the locals do, but it...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Received a recommendation from a co worker who was there a month before me. He says the Brazenhead Pub is the oldest running pub in the world. I got there and it says the oldest pub in Dublin. Who cares what is true? It is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jane N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited 4 years ago with teenage sons and just had to bring my daughter on our visit to Dublin. Fabulous evening full of great stories, great food choice from a set menu, very entertaining interlude with traditional music topped off with great company. It was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The story telling was wonderful. Complemented by the back drop of the oldest pub in Dublin, simple and delicious irish food. Musicians come in during the main course and it was brillaint. They were very interactive and sarcastic!! The lights dim toward the end and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A thoroughly amazing night of funny, thought provoking story telling, interesting history, great music with a comedy twist. Coupled with a gorgeous three course dinner that's a testament to a great establishment. You couldn't have a bad night when you're catered for so well. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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wine4peter
8 August 2018|
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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.
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1 July 2018|
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Response from Mary K | Reviewed this property |
No there is only one show at 7pm but it is brilliant
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11 June 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.
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