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The General | Lower Guinea Street, Bristol BS1 6SY, England
+44 117 959 2884
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“tasting menu” (113 reviews)
“quiche lorraine” (10 reviews)
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European, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
The General | Lower Guinea Street, Bristol BS1 6SY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The 14 course tasting menu was superb and so full of flavours. The do not expect to feel stuffed but instead feel truly satisfied that you have just eaten one of the most innovative meticulous prepared meals you will ever have the pleasure of eating....More

Thank JohnDPlymouth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Casamia is a completely upscale and romantic restaurant, I cannot explain detail oriented the waiter was, we told them we were there for our anniversary and they really went above and beyond. Absolutely spectacular time and brilliant menu, you'd be very lucky to get a...More

Thank Gardenviv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At the risk of sounding like a complete pseud, this is almost food as an art form. The enormous care that has gone into the blend of flavours and presentation is as far away from simple stoking-up calories and nutrition as one can get. The...More

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my sister here as a late birthday present so that she could have a food experience of a lifetime. The Casamia team delivered on every level. The service was immaculate. Efficient, friendly, knowledgable, enthusiastic. The ambiance was wonderful. It was serious yet warm,...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been to Casamia twice now and it's been great both times. The deco and ambiance is relaxed, modern and nice. The food is amazing and the ideas the chefs have are so unusual. The staff are very friendly and attentive. Would defiantly go again!

Thank Lauren E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is about the total experience and having the finest food and service bestowed upon you. The food is sensational, the wine compliments it perfectly, Attention To Detail is second to none. The menu is varied and all local produce presented is ways I could...More

Thank JB091974
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This isn't so much a restaurant but an experience. It's not a place you would go to regularly. I wouldn't want to. It would spoil it. It truly is fine dining and I had a wonderful time. Expensive, yes. But you get what you pay...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thee is a reason this is in the U.K. Top 10. From the moment you walk in the service is friendly, polite and quick, without the stiff fussiness of some in this league. Everyone is relaxed but professional and being able to see the kitchen...More

Thank GrahamL-S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was simply the best and most varied meal I have ever experienced. The staff were amazing and passionate about where they work and what they do. There for over 4 hours but did not feel that long as we were enjoying the tasting menu...More

Thank Z1721ASdavidh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a return visit last week and yet again an amazing dining experience, this restaurant without doubt produces the highest quality cuisine anywhere in the south-west. I am constantly amazed at how they're able to produce such big flavours from so delicate a dish....More

Thank Chris147
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Questions & Answers
27 August 2017|
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Response from Dave S | Reviewed this property |
No it is a set menu, but it is fantastic and a very special night
20 July 2017|
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Response from Chris147 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, wine is not included, as I recall if you have the wine flight their are two options one being nearly as much again as the food price. Of course you can always buy wine by the glass. Hope this helps.
20 July 2017|
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Response from Kate M | Reviewed this property |
It's not included but well worth doing the wine flight with it makes the experience all the more exciting!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$129 - US$129
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 8:15 PM
6:30 PM - 8:15 PM
6:30 PM - 8:15 PM
6:30 PM - 8:15 PM
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The General | Lower Guinea Street, Bristol BS1 6SY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 959 2884
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At Casamia, we bring you a dining experience that is truly seasonal. Not only our tasting menus but the very décor of our intimate restaurant changes throughout the year.
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