Food & Folklore Tour

  • Duration: 3 Hours
  • Language: English
  • Location: Georgian Quarter, South Side
  • City: Dublin
  • Group Size: 15
  • Timing: Sat – 2pm
Tour Details

Join us to explore the beautiful Georgian Quarter in south city centre. Listen to your guide describe the rich culture of story telling that was central to the Celtic civilisation in Ireland and hear their interpretation of famous old legends like The Salmon of Knowledge and the Tain Bo Cuailgne (the Cattle Raid of Cooley)

At the same time, experience the best of Dublin’s vibrant food culture. Irish ingredients are amongst the freshest and most natural in the world and the standard of cooking has improved enormously in the last decades. After this tour, you will understand why Ireland has become known as ‘the food island’!

What to Expect

From our meeting point outside Trinity College we will wander through the streets of the south city as we visit three different food venues. Through a starter, a main and a dessert you will taste the finest of Irish produce prepared by the best Irish chefs.

  • Wild Irish Salmon on Soda Bread
  • Grass-fed, dry-aged steak
  • Baileys Cheese Cake
  • Irish Sagas and Legends
  • South Dublin Georgian Quarter
  • St. Stephen’s Green