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Cafe le Cheile

| Knock Museum, Knock, Ireland
+353 94 937 5350
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“scones” (8 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
“soda bread” (3 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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| Knock Museum, Knock, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While at the Knock Shrine, we decided to try the small café le Cheile which is next to the gift store on the grounds of the shrine. We just beat the crowd and it was worth it! This small café makes fabulous soups, sandwiches, and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tom H
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

The museum at the Knock Shrine is very interesting, and gives a great overview of the context and events of the apparition there. There is also a very good cafe, which may well be the best restaurant in the village. It is mostly self service...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank revjeff
Reviewed 28 October 2018

I visited with my family for lunch, the service and food were very good and we enjoyed the meal. I came in again later in the day for coffee which was excellent. I would come again.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Peter J
Reviewed 22 August 2018

My name is Derek O’Brien from Ennis in County Clare I have eaten in this restaurant on numerous occaisions your most recent of which was yesterday where I had a lemon meringue pie and chicken goujons and chips and this is one of the best...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank sexy726
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We always use the Knock cafe when visiting whether it’s for tea & cake or a bite to eat for lunch & it’s always consistently great home cooked traditional food, well presented & plentiful portions. The cafe throughout is incredibly clean & well presented providing...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Navilluso
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Love this cafe . Food is home made and delicious . However I have one grumble as one of the staff handled the sandwiches with her hands and did not use gloves.

Date of visit: August 2018
5  Thank Annette W
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We had a meal here. Pretty ok menu seems fairly well clean and kept well. Was only there once so can't be more definitive than that.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank IrishMan84
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

On a trip to knock, decided to support the church businesses. Set in the most beautiful grounds is Cafe le Cheile. First day we did the museum and then went into cafe to eat. The BLT I ordered was soggy. Lettuce limp. Kids sausage &...More

Date of visit: August 2018
4  Thank Wilderberries
Reviewed 5 August 2018

It is a nice place with fair amount of choices but not if you want a proper meal. Their choices are based in snacks and light sandwiches.

Date of visit: May 2018
2  Thank Cristina M
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Cafe le Cheile is conveniently located in the same building as the Knock Museum. On visit in April, it was just right for us to enjoy a light lunch from the cafeteria setup. Staff was pleasant and helpful. Food was good and reasonably priced. The...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank VW49
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Knock Museum, Knock, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Knock
  • Phone Number: +353 94 937 5350
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