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    • Qype User ybcmar…
    • London
    • 4 friends
    • 17 reviews
    5.0 star rating
    12/4/2011

    I've visited Bubalu many times since it opened earlier this year. It works very well for me. The coffee is great. The food is very good (although I haven't tried the new menu yet). Free internet (which is usually important to me). And the staff are great. Mike, the owner, is working really hard to get Bubalu pumping. Taking lots of feedback and putting on a good range of classes. The fact that he buys in premium coffee (which has won awards etc etc) shows that he really wants this to be a great little cafe   which it is cranking up to be! [Added 4 Oct 2012 ] Bubalu has continued to be a great place to visit. I am not here frequently enough, but each time I am, I am pleased and impressed. Great smoothies, excellent coffees, the food that I've tried has been tasty, and the atmosphere is very good. Would thoroughly recommend the place. Oh, and free tinterweb. Very good ta.

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From the business

Specialties

Unique Health & Fitness business
Over 35 fitness classes a week
Classes; Pilates, Spin, Body Conditioning, Freestyle Aerobics, "Virtual Spin", Zumba, Bokwa, Kickboxing, Kettlebells, Amazon, Fitness Pilates, Cubatone, Combat,  
Personal Fitness Training
Group Fitness Training sessions
Fresh, vibrant, healthy Cafe seating 60 persons
Fresh fruit Juices & Smoothies
2 types of coffee and 6 types of loose leaf tea
Gluten-free Crepes
Hot Wraps
Homemade soups
Hot & Cold Salads
Fresh Noodles
Frozen Yogurt (100% fat-free)

History

Established in 2011.

To do what all health & fitness businesses should do as standard;
- provide awesome fitness classes with great Instructors,
- offer fresh, healthy, nutritious foods & drinks,
- help people to have fun and lead a healthier lifestyle
- support the local community
- be open and engaging to all
- do not sell junk foods, fizzy drinks, packaged foods, or processed foods and as we don't sell them, we don't allow them in.

Meet the Business Owner

Mike B.
Mike B. Business Owner

Aged38 (had a hard life!)

Achievements to date;
Father to 3 awesome kids, Ben, Sophie and Alice
Advanced Personal Trainer for 9+ years
Self defence +Combat Instructor + MMA practitioner.
7th in British Indoor Rowing Champs '05 (30-34 category)
Hampshire U18 Rugby Captain + Area 8 squad member
Had 8 knee ops +still exercising and having fun!!

Goals for 2013;-
Make Bubalu the Health and Fitness Hub for Bristol
Set up and sponsor numerous Bubalu sports teams and get more people involved
Get more people active, a little healthier + having fun
Put smiles on more peoples' faces

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