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The Chalet

Keel, Keel, Achill Island, Ireland
+353 98 43157
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“monkfish” (18 reviews)
“seafood” (32 reviews)
“crab claws” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Keel, Keel, Achill Island, Ireland
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Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

Went for new years eve with my husband. If you like fish you will love here. Fabulous food. Staff really friendly and you weren't rushed. Able to relax and enjoy your meal. A must if you are in Achill

Reviewed January 2, 2018

This review is solely for the quality of the food. The staff, atmosphere, etc were awesome but from the vibe the restaurant gave off I was expecting a much better tasting, high quality meal. They serve bread as you're seated which is nice, but it...More

Thank YogiFlounder
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

This was a great little restaurant in the heart of Keel. We were served delicious fresh seafood, and a variety of sides! Well worth a visit!!

Thank Emma_Conway
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

We had smoked salmon and crispy mushroom starters, then fish n chips and grilled salmon mains. The food was up to our expectations and the Chilean Sauvignon Blanc house wine was a good choice (no NZ on the list ;-) ). We (well actually 'I')...More

1  Thank Bonsack
Reviewed September 22, 2017

We wanted to experience the fine seafood for which Achill is known. While we liked the appetizers (Fresh oysters, mackerel two ways) we were mostly very disappointed by our entree the pan-fried Brill "special". I am a fan of Brill and I have eaten it...More

1  Thank FirBolg65
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

This is a potential goldmine. A restaurant setting but a cafe experience. The fish dishes, all four mains, were superb from a taste perspective. Unfortunately not well presented. A decision needs to be made as the B&Bs in Achill have upped the dining experience game....More

2  Thank JAMES23272014
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

Beautifully cooked top quality food. Would definitely recommend a visit. Staff very friendly and helpful.

Thank Theresa L
Reviewed September 8, 2017

A top choice for serious seafood in a warm restaurant environment, we were not disappointed in the dinner we had here! Lovely place, outstanding seafood and friendly, if sometimes a bit slow, staff. Be sure to make reservations in advance because the Chalet fills up...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed September 7, 2017

The Chalet is a family- run restaurant that has been serving fine food for over fifty years. It is primarily a sea- food place and definitely worth visiting.

Thank Barry L
Reviewed September 6, 2017

We had a lovely meal. Delicious seafood restaurant. The monkfish was great with a lovely sauce. It was a good size restaurant with plenty seating. The waitress was lovely, and very helpful, and was willing to have a chat and a laugh with customers at...More

1  Thank mudbug2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Scenic view, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children
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
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