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The Chalet

Keel, Keel, Achill Island, Ireland
+353 98 43157
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Ranked #2 of 3 Restaurants in Keel
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Kent
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 NEW

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
14 helpful votes 14 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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41 reviews 41 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 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
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7 reviews 7 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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Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Delicious fish, great service, wonderful views and lovely ambience. Would highly recommend the Chalet.

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Ireland
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Average is a Harsh rating... I'd say good but not very good. Our party of 4 adults and 3 kids all enjoyed our meals. The Oysters were excellent, worth the visit alone, a clean and refreshing burst of the sea. The rest of the starters were all enjoyed. The fish main courses were all good, the ingredients were undoubtedly fresh.... More

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Cork
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We were a group of 4. 3 had fish for starters: crab, smoked salmon and mussels - all of which were oohed and aahed over. I had garlic mushrooms which were good but regretted not having the crab when I tasted my daughter's. The smoked salmon also had 3 big juicy prawns on the plate and was snaffled up in... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Wonderful seafood, we all had different fish dishes, each as good as the other. So fresh too, caught that day

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Ate a very memorable meal here last year with friends, a delicious combination of crab, cod and cheese, superbly cooked. Lovely atmosphere, friendly staff, great service

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Brussels, Belgium
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Restaurant would do well to serve people in the front room reserved for groups as far as i could tell in order to take advantage of the scenic views!

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