"It’s all impeccably cooked and ... the new Maitreya Social has a proper appreciation of ingredients and an adroit use of flavouring that should please all palates – and at £30 including wine, the wallet was pretty happy, too"
Venue Magazine

"Despite its recent reinvention, Maitreya Social still represents everything that is positive, ethical and life-enhancing about vegetarian cooking. But Barney's down-to-earth approach means that Maitreya is also all about real food that real people want to eat"
Vegetarian Living

"We enjoyed a vegetarian experience the likes of which you would have to look high and low to better"
Bristol Culture

"Vegetarian cooking has reached new heights of elegance"
The Observer

"Far and away the best veggie in the South West"

"The menu was exciting, the food exquisite, the atmosphere mellow and relaxed. Overall, the attention to detail could not be beaten."
Tina Fox, Chief Executive of The Vegetarian Society

"One of Bristol's most impressive dining propositions, with an unpretentious atmosphere and a regularly changing menu of elegant, modern vegetarian food"
The Times