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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” (126 reviews)
“petit fours” (10 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
The General | Lower Guinea Street, Bristol BS1 6SY, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed a wonderful menu, including the wine flight which just made a great experience even better. All courses were a feast for both the eyes and senses and once again we really enjoyed having the dish explained to us. A short tour of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lisahurf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this as a special treat for my 50th and my daughters 21st which coincided this month - opted for this over the other Michelin star Bristol restaurants and so glad I did - granted I haven’t been to the others but what an experience...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jonnyf1968
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was so excited when my husband booked this for our anniversary, it exceeded our expectations. We both really enjoyed the kitchen tour, which was a first for us. Just an amazing dinning experience, totally faultless. We would rather eat out occasionally and have this...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank WendyJMayhew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the lunch menu with wine flight - superb cooking and innovative dishes. The atmosphere was relaxed and not pretentious in any way. Highly recommend a table with the kitchen in view, fascinating to watch the chefs plus they come to explain each dish...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 25Alexandra1987
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Been to the previous casamia and revisited it recently at its new location. Been waiting so long to go here and it’s worth every penny! Was amazing the staff are so attentive and the food was sublime! Thank you so much to everyone at Casamia.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Hirsty94
Reviewed 26 October 2018

We went here for my husband's birthday. We first went on a tour of the kitchen which was a lovely touch. The food and service were all spot on and the price was very good considering. They made sure to honour the occasion which was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LondonGirl0000
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Had Saturday lunch at Casamia at the end of a foodie fortnight. Having already had a number of fine dining experiences Casamia still stands out. The dining room has a lovely feel about it and opens directly into the kitchen. We were shown around to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sharon652015
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I arranged a meal at Casamia for my Fiancées birthday. As soon as we arrived my partner was wished happy birthday (a nice touch). We were walked through the kitchen to meet the chefs, understand where the ingredients came from and then taken to our...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kirstieh24
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing evening celebrating my wife’s birthday with family You can totally appreciate the work put in by all the staff Well done and thank you for a great food and drink adventure

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gooze100
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic restaurant!! Lovely afternoon. The food was outstanding and the service was on point! No matter who you are or where your from they treated you so well! The experience was truly amazing, I will definitely be returning and will tell everyone I know to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank johannew78
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Mairead W
29 January 2018|
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Response from 871michaelat | Reviewed this property |
yes you can but you need to call the restaurant to do so.
27 August 2017|
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Response from davesW8204DU | Reviewed this property |
No it is a set menu, but it is fantastic and a very special night
21 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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$123 - US$123
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, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:30 - 20:15
18:30 - 20:15
18:30 - 20:15
18:30 - 20:15
12:15 - 13:30
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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