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Irish Food Trail

Dublin Castle, Dublin 2, Ireland 1 Palace Street | Pedestrian Entrance beside 'Chez Max' Restaurant, Dublin D02 KF98, Ireland
+353 85 774 7005
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Excellent but do it early on your trip.

Unfortunately, we did this tour last on our trip. We should've done it first. Our guide Grainne... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
sgoodrich1969
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Kingston, New York
one of the best

our guide Hannah was one of the best. she was knowledgeable, engaging, funny and easy going. We do... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JJcookie
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Chicago, Illinois
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Irish Food Trail brings you closer to the heart of what it means to be Irish! You will meet and dine with the local Irish people, and visit 3 traditional Irish restaurants, where you will get to sample and share some hearty, typical Irish cuisine, which will be influenced by our Tapas sharing nature, and to be enjoyed with a glass of wine or beer in each venue.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Dublin Castle, Dublin 2, Ireland 1 Palace Street | Pedestrian Entrance beside 'Chez Max' Restaurant, Dublin D02 KF98, Ireland
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+353 85 774 7005
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Unfortunately, we did this tour last on our trip. We should've done it first. Our guide Grainne was informative, friendly and funny. Our group was small so we were able to get to know each other and enjoy the afternoon. The restaurant choices were perfect...More

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Paul K, Manager at Irish Food Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review. I am very flattered that you enjoyed the tour so much I would love to take you our on the Whiskey Trail the next time you are in town. Grainne

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Reviewed 1 week ago

our guide Hannah was one of the best. she was knowledgeable, engaging, funny and easy going. We do food tours on almost every trip and Hannah was one of the best. The format is a little different as well, doing only 3 stops instead of...More

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Paul K, General Manager at Irish Food Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks so much for your great review. Hannah is one of our best. Next time you are in town or in Galway we would love to see you on a Whiskey Trail. Enjoy the rest of your holiday from all of us here at the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Justine is a great host and typical Irish character. We really enjoyed the good food and her company. Perfect plan to learn about this beautiful country

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a longtime student of Joyce and a thoughtful consumer of food & drink, I rate this experience an unqualified success. Paul and James, like so many celebrants of Bloomsday, did their best to look Edwardian, suggesting with an almost painful accuracy what might have...More

Thank Richard R
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The_Adv_Team, Owner at Irish Food Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your lovely feedback. Paul

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I joined the “Joyce of Food” Tour on the eve of Bloomsday. It was our introduction to Dublin actually because we had flown in that afternoon. And oh was it a fine introduction. Our guides Paul and James were expertly organized and...More

Thank Kathleen R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son and I had a most enjoyable pre-Fathers Day food tour with Grainnie. The food options were excellent and met our dietary needs and the history lessons were informative and rounded off what we had learned at the GPO Experience. Grainnie made sure that...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the 2:00 tour - and our party of 7 included teenagers, parents and grandparents. We all loved the variety of the food stops, the history we learned at each stop, and did not leave hungry. :) We have taken food tours in New...More

Thank Zan J
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The_Adv_Team, Owner at Irish Food Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your lovely comments. It was lovely to have your whole family on the tour. Suzi says hello.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The readers of extracts from Ulysses were very good. The star of the show was Senator David Norris. He brought the book alive. Well done!

Thank Muircheartach
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The_Adv_Team, Owner at Irish Food Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for joining us on the Blooms day tour.

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

My 26 year old daughter and I took a trip in June 2018 to Ireland. Our trip started in Dublin then went on to do a rail tour to Blarney, Ring of Kerry, Cliffs of Mohr, Killarney, Galloway, and Connemara to name a few. After...More

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Paul K, Manager at Irish Food Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Sam is one of our best guides and now we can honestly say he is better than the Cliffs of Moher. He is delighted that you took the time to write such great things about his tour. Next time you are in Ireland we would...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Our guide Grainne was great, loads of personality, funny and very knowledgeable. Food and drinks are fantastic capped off by an unbelievable cheesecake and an Irish coffee, which we were shown how to make. Would recommend to anyone who likes good food and drink and...More

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The_Adv_Team, Owner at Irish Food Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Craic = Good Food, Fun, Music and Laughter in the company of good friends. Glad you enjoyed the tour. Join us in Dublin or Galway next time you are in Ireland.

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Can’t remember the exact cost but for Australian dollars it was very reasonable and so worth the money.. We got so much information from our guide on history, where to go, what to do and all in a fun friendly atmosphere... More
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You will not be leaving the tour hungry, there are plenty of food.
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