The Big Ragu sat down with the comedian and actor this weekend at the Dublin Pub and had one heck of a Food Adventure. Kevin Farley is proud of his Irish American heritage and a lover of good Irish food. He is a humble, down to earth, guys guy, who is one of the coolest cats in the room. Oh and funny as hell. We talked sports, we talked music and bad lyrics. We talked family, metaphors and of course FOOD!
We even picked out some cigars from the Dublin Pub humidor after lunch and bonded a bit.
What a perfect venue for a great visit to learn about his career, insight and places he is going, His take on life is simple to see. He works hard and makes things happen.
HERE’S THE SKINNY on KEVIN FARLEY:
—A Madison, Wisconsin native he loves the Green Bay Packers, will root for some Wisconsin Badgers, and is pretty much a fan of Wisconsin teams. We are working to get him on College Gameday next time they visit Madison ! Hey Herbstreit !! Little help ?
—He is a graduate of Marquette University and remembered Dayton played them in basketball.
—Kevin of course had a famous brother, but has been growing his own brand, breaking ground and making an identity of his own for years.
—Kevin Farley is a foodie. He enjoys Irish Food, Buffets, Italian food, Sushi and Seafood. He seemed impressed with the Dublin Pub, taking advantage of the Bottomless Chips, Potato Soup and Corned Beef and Cabbage. He was a true Food Adventurer, and now has the t-shirt to prove it.
—Kevin currently lives in West Hollywood and is in tune with the entertainment and food scene.
KEVIN FARLEY PROJECTS YOU “MUST SEE”:
—His standup routine is a riot. Kevin is currently touring the Midwest he has pretty full schedule this summer hitting other states like Texas, Florida, Washington, and Nevada to name a few. He will be back in Ohio at a Cleveland show in September. His full stand up schedule can be seen at www.kevinfarleyofficial.com/
—His “Kevin Farley on the Road” podcast – Check out Kevin at Itunes for his free podcast. Here is the link: CLICK HERE
— “F is for Family” – Kevin’s animated series on Netflix with fellow comedian Bill Burr.
— “Still the King” a CMT Channel original starts it’s second season on July 11th ! Kevin Farley stars alongside Billy Ray Cyrus. How bout dat? Catch me outside watchin that.
Now drumroll please for our feature must eats as suggested by KEVIN FARLEY! Take this tip and hit these spots when traveling. you have the expertise of a famous foodies behind you!
KEVIN FARLEY’S “MUST EATS” RESTAURANT LIST:
Favorite Closed Restaurant – BEN BENSON’S STEAKHOUSE in NYC
MUST EATS at DUBLIN PUB from KEVIN FARLEY:
—POTATO SOUP: Why is it “world famous?” add bacon and cheese and you’ll know why…
—CORNED BEEF AND CABBAGE: Center cut corned beef brisket, red potatoes and steamed cabbage. Kevin prefers they “hold the onions.” An authentic dish and delicious, unique plate of goods.
— After Meal Cigar – mini -Macanudo cigar from the Dublin Pub humidor
Dayton Most Metro wants to thank Kevin Farley for taking time out for a Food Adventure. He was great company and we look forward to seeing his standup shows this weekend. JOIN US BY CLICKING THE LINKS ABOVE !
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Below are some more photos from our Dublin Pub visits !