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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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If it's your first visit to Ireland, it is the best way to familiarize with food, music and... read more

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Johnny is absolutely enigmatic. He is also quintessentially Irish. He is going to tell you what... 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...more
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20 Bridge Street, Dublin 8, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

If it's your first visit to Ireland, it is the best way to familiarize with food, music and culture. Food was very tasty. The place is not in a bustling area and I was a bit nervous how this place can be interesting. Even though...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Taraparaben
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Johnny is absolutely enigmatic. He is also quintessentially Irish. He is going to tell you what others believe, why they believe it, and the historical context but he is not going to require that you believe it or that you alter your beliefs; he only...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all, the Brazen Head is the oldest Pub in Dublin, it’s really a must see. Our host for the night, Michael was a lovely story teller. To truly appreciate the richness of the Irish culture you have to understand their experiences and Michael...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Hdjberry
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're going to Ireland and you want to know all about the folklore, hear some amazing irish storytelling and music and eat the best food you'll eat in all of Ireland, book your reservation here ASAP! They fill up fast. We didn't book ahead...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank patchouliii
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this experience on our very first night in Ireland, and it was absolutely a highlight of our trip. Our host, Ollie Grace, is a magnificent storyteller and musician and kept us entertained (and laughing) with folklore and fireside tales. Toward the end of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were heading to Dublin in November 2018 and a friend of a friend said "you have to go to the Brazen Head Pub for a night of story telling". I was a little skeptical but we booked it anyway. I have to admit it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Barry E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic experience! Johnny was a great storyteller, and the food was excellent. There was also some traditional music during the main course, which was a really fun addition to the meal. The whole evening took around 2.5 hours, so be prepared to wait a little...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LaFemmeEcarlate
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you only have time or money for one special evening in Dublin, make this your choice. If you're really looking to experience Irish culture and traditions, this one-of-a-kind experience checks all the boxes. The Brazen Head is the perfect setting. The meal is top-notch....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank awalters21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a sensational evening! The food was so hearty and enormous portions. The setting in Ireland’s oldest pub is also awesome. But the entertainment is truly wonderful and the highlight. A phenomenal storyteller who manages to relay history, folklore and all in such a captivating...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kleinydan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will be treated to a great meal, drinks and a selection of stories from Irish folklore and history, as well as great local music. This is an experience not to miss if you are visiting Dublin, especially when located in the oldest pub in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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8 August 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.
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
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.