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Brick Lane Bikes
118 Brick Lane RoadLondonE2 6DG
- +44 (0)20 7033 9053
- Public transport:
- Bethnal Green, Underground
A very helpful bunch.
For the first time in London, I had a flat. It was pretty bad--my front tyre, which was ancient, had actually ripped. So I'd need a tyre and a tube. I knew nothing about either. So I just took a bunch of photos of what I thought was the specification of my tyre and walked into the shop, hoping someone would be able to help me.
The guy, whose name I unfortunately did not...more
Amazing and honest service provided by one of the guy who serve me, he was completely effective and quick even if I arrived close to the closing time.
They really know what they are doing, and the guy was extremely funny as well you can tell how passionate he is about the cycling world.
Muchas gracias por todo y saludos á tu novia!more
This is a great place to grab parts for your self build, especially if you're a fixie enthusiast. There are plenty of new and vintage (not used mate) frames for sale but prices are not competitive and it's mostly track frames. However, BLB do have their own line and some of their stuff is really well designed, rugged and practical. It definitely get a a thumbs up from me as I'm not a fan of...more
TL:DR; Hipster bike shop with nice people that unfortunately are mechanically inept. After 3 bad experiences we're taking our bikes elsewhere. My gf's bike has come back to us in a less safe condition then when we dropped it off 2 out of the 3 times.
Disclaimer: I used to work at a bike shop in NYC, both wrenching and selling. I usually do all the work on our bikes but do to some warranty...more