Behind Every Face, There’s Another Discovery.

Marie Geaney

Marie runs The Dingle Diner restaurant in the heart of Dingle Town.

What is the first thing that you notice about a person?

Their eyes

What are some challenges you think the next generation will face? 

The financial  affects of Covid 19

For what in your life do you feel most grateful? 

Family and Friends

If you could have lunch with one person alive or dead, who would it be? 

Mother Theresa

What did you think was cool then, when you were young but isn’t cool now?

Permed hair

What do you usually follow when making decisions, your head or your heart? 

Heart

Have you ever been fired? 

No

What do you wish you had invented? 

The Iphone

What is your go-to -midnight snack?

"Dorito" chilli heatwave ........ so good

What skill or craft would you like to master

?To play the guitar

What movie can you watch over and over again?

"Dirty Dancing"

If I asked you at 5 what you wanted to be when you grow up what would you say?

A nurse

How did you decide on the name of your restaurant?

It was the only name all the family agreed on!

What did you have for dinner last night?

Steak and pepper sauce

Marie Geaney
The Dingle Diner
You can visit Marie in Dingle the next time you stay at Pax House or visit her website at www.dinglediner.com

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