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Keel, Keel, Achill Island, Ireland
+353 98 43157
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  • 15
    Very good
  • 7
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  • 8
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great seafood

I was really looking forward to visiting Achill and in particular trying the local seafood, well the Chalet didn't disappoint weather in the food or the stunning views. The decor is a little tired and a bit old fashioned and it could do with an update. The restaurant is more expensive that most... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 10, 2014
Traveljunkie2801
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Kent, United Kingdom
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  • Late Night
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60 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Dublin, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

We were down with a hiking group and ate here on the 10th of april as a group. I had the seafood platter and it was delicious and my husband the chicken which he loved, food was presented lovely and tasted so so fresh, the head chef (Chris I think) even came out at the end to say hello to... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

A group of us had dinner and have to say it really was special . Fish was our main coursec and it was simply cooked and well present . Would have no problem recommeneding the Chatel . First Class food for reasonablle price

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County Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 NEW

We were really looking forward to a night in the Chalet based on all the great reviews we read. While the service was very good, the food was disappointing. Starters were limited and mediocre. We then had the fish trio which consisted of over cooked fish and a dipping sauce which was supposed to be a citrus sauce but it... More 

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Sallins, Ireland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We have been to 10 countries on three continents and easily the best Scampi is served in the Chalet. Light as a feather and deliciously fresh. A must visit everytime we are in Achill.

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

beautiful restaurant in Achill Island. if you like seafood you will love it here, we had an awesome dinner and great choices to choose from. all fresh and cooked to perfection. my friend choose 2 starters and was amazed at the amount of food she got. I had the sea bass and it was excellent. service was a little slow... More 

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boston
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We had no booking on Saturday nite last and had to wait a while but well worth the wait. Food was amazing. We will be back

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Kent, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

I was really looking forward to visiting Achill and in particular trying the local seafood, well the Chalet didn't disappoint weather in the food or the stunning views. The decor is a little tired and a bit old fashioned and it could do with an update. The restaurant is more expensive that most of the other restaurants we visited, however... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We ate there twice during our holiday. The menu was varied but the seafood was hard to resist even for our non fishy palates. We had fish both evenings and our guests had steaks. It was all excellent. The staff were friendly and helpful regarding places to visit. We would recommend this restaurant to anyone near Achill Island.

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dublin, ireland
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43 reviews 43 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

lovely vegetarian meal provided (off menu) kids menu plentiful lovely sea view the art gallery attached also nice

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Maynooth, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Lovely location, very welcoming and comfortable place.Great food and attentive staff.Very relaxed atmosphere.Seafood platter a bargain and huge portion.best bailey's coffee ever!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Keel, Keel, Achill Island, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Achill Island  >  Keel
  • Phone Number: +353 98 43157

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

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