Baramulla: In a momentous occasion for the food and fitness enthusiasts of Baramulla town, 'Gym Cafe' was inaugurated on Wednesday here.
The brainchild of Muneef Akhoon from old town Baramulla who is a BBA graduate, the cafe offers a unique fusion of gym meals and delectable culinary varieties to its esteemed customers.
Muneef Akhoon, who has been in the gymnasium for many years, decided to translate his passion for fitness and love for food into a remarkable venture – Gym Cafe. Located in the heart of Baramulla, the cafe promises to be a haven for gym-goers and food lovers alike.
"I have always believed that health and taste should go hand in hand. Gym Cafe aims to provide the ideal balance between nutritious gym meals and delicious treats that appeal to all palates," Muneef Akhoon shared with Greater Kashmir.
The Cafe's menu boasts an array of enticing offerings, including a variety of shakes, salads, soups, and the ever-popular Tandoori Chicken, among other mouthwatering dishes. These offerings have been thoughtfully curated, keeping in mind the preferences of fitness enthusiasts and health-conscious individuals.
What sets Gym Cafe apart from traditional eateries is its unique concept of catering specifically to the needs of gym lovers.
Muneef's close association with the fitness world and his commitment to promoting a healthy lifestyle influenced the inception of this innovative idea.
Adding to the serendipity of the occasion, Muneef Akhoon's best friend, Faisal Farooq, a 27-year-old from the Sher Bagh area of Baramulla town, who is in the field of bodybuilding and fitness for last more than a decade recently established a State of the Art Gym- Old Skool in the same building which houses Gym Cafe as well. With his experience and know-how about bodybuilding, Faisal has earned a name and reputation in bodybuilding.
The close friendship between the two friends has created a perfect synergy between fitness and dining, making it a go-to destination for fitness enthusiasts and foodies alike.
In addition to serving customers at the cafe, Gym Cafe extends its services through a Tiffin Service during lunch and dinner hours.
The inauguration ceremony witnessed a gathering of well-wishers, friends and esteemed citizens of the town.