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Chapter One

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Cavan, Cavan, Ireland
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Cavan, Ireland
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited a few times when trying to be virtuous. Food tasty, probably healthy, but too much boring greens. Add some exotic varieties. Far from cheap. Hungry too soon afterwards.

Thank HardSums
Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Ate last week at Chapter One. Our 5 year old son is coeliac and often has to make do with either soup or a baked potato for lunch as the 'gluten free' options. Brilliant to be somewhere that gave such great options. All our meals were lovely, service was great and staff really friendly. Definitely will be back!

Thank jmurtagh1234
Dublin Ireland
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137 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch here with a local who strongly recommended it, a nice cafe the food was good and the staff were helpful.

1 Thank Ray B
Shepton Mallet, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time we visit Cavan, we go to chapter one for lunch because the food is delicious and the staff are friendly. Yes you may have to wait for a table but we always do! I love their coffee too.

1 Thank J4net
County Fermanagh, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

superb selection, tasty, friendly, great service, really consistent service and food quality, cosy and homely, fast and fresh, can't say enough good about this gem of a cafe, great selection of food, lovely staff, always on the ball, everyone seems happy there......MAGIC!!

2 Thank FairieMc
Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with family at lunchtime. Although very busy we were attended to immediately. Good menu with a real focus on healthy options. Tasty and delicious, great coffee too.

1 Thank Shelagh O
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Delicious Bagels!! And lovely coffee. they also have a specials board with a nice choice of salads etc. However, if you don't like Bagels you may struggle to find something here

1 Thank bradylee
County Dublin, Ireland
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52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a cuppa and were wonderfully surprised by the service and the delicious scones. When we arrived the place was very busy but we were seated very quickly. We ordered teas/coffee and scones all of which promptly arrived. Staff very friendly but slightly confused as two people tried to take our order and two different staff members... More 

Thank Caroline C
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Got a toasted cheese sandwich, literally just cheese, nothing else on plate!!!!! Bit of green would have been nice, my wife also got a sandwich, again just sandwich!!! Staff nice, place busy.

Thank DecIreland
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

For the size of the establishment they hace in chapter one the food is very good. All fresh and very creative. Lovely service as well. Not to sure but I think it was the owner or manager that served us and she was so lovely fit to recommend food to. Nice window seat watching the world go by

1 Thank Dearbhail101

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cavan, Cavan, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Cavan  >  Cavan
  • Phone Number: 0494373488

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?