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5 Fast-Food Lunches Served at The Yogi Bar That Are Actually Healthy

Alexis Velasco
Aug. 31, 2016
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The Yogi Bar is a juice bar, café and yoga studio that opened this past January at Marina Vallarta’s boardwalk, featuring a wide range of healthy beverages and snacks, such as detox juices, smoothies, smoothie bowls, salads and toasts, many of which are also referred to as superfoods, nutrient powerhouses that pack large doses of antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals. Owners, Abigail García and Laura Aranda, shared a common interest in veganism and vegetarianism some time last year and came up with the idea of the venue. Despite the fact the young entrepreneurs didn’t have previous experience in business, they decided to “go for it and made it happen.”

We wanted to offer a healthy fast food option so people could have an in-between  meal snack with ingredients like superfoods, whose properties are highly nutritious.

The place offers a chic, beach-style decoration and ambiance that perfectly complements its laid-back concept. An added bonus: their dishes are presented so beautifully, you’ll be inclined to take a snapshot and share it before your first bite.

Get a taste of the healthy grub served at The Yogi Bar with these five fast-food lunches, ideal options to savor after an exercise routine or as in-between meal snacks.

  1. Acai Bowl

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Acai berry smoothie featuring blueberry, strawberry, banana and coconut water, topped with strawberries, banana, chia, goji berries, grated coconut and cacao nibs.

Benefits: moisturising effect on the body, cleaning effect on the skin and regulation of blood sugar levels.

  1. Avocado toast

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One of the most popular lunches served at The Yogi Bar. Gluten-free, whole-wheat bread served with avocado and chopped cherry tomatoes. Have it for breakfast and start your day with energy and joy!

  1. Matcha Green Smoothie Bowl

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Matcha green tea smoothie featuring banana, pineapple and spinach topped with banana slices, cacao and grated coconut.

Benefits: It has a detoxifying effect on the body, helps you burn calories when exercising, boosts metabolism and features high levels of natural antioxidants.  

  1. Butter Toast

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Vegan, sweet potato bread served with peanut butter, banana, chia and agave syrup. A sweet option for brunch!

  1. Energizing Maca Oatmeal

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Oatmeal served with almond milk, Goji berries, maca and coconut oil. Topped with chia and banana.

Benefits: Boost your energy levels.

 

Detox Diet Plan

 

For those interested in detoxifying their body, The Yogui Bar offers a detox plan based on cold-pressed juices that offer benefits such as boosting energy levels, weight loss, clarity of mind, clear skin and metabolism increase. Abigail García and Laura Aranda explain that it is a six-juice diet recommended specially for those who want to change their eating habits and increase exercise in their daily routine.

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Green, carrot, beet and other vegetable juices are featured in this diet plan.

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6-juice basket ready to go!

Yoga Classes

The Yogi Bar yoga studio features aerial yoga facilities, air conditioning and Pilates balls. Classes start at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday; and at 9:30 am on Wednesday and Friday. They include Pilates and the following yoga styles: Vinyasa, Yin, Aerial, Vinyasa Flow, Prenatal and Power Ashtanga.

 

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Check out the schedule below:

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Abigail García and Laura Aranda, owners.

For more information about The Yogi Bar, please visit their Facebook Page or Instagram Feed.

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