Whilst on a visit to the town of Paraty in Brazil, we came across a place called Thai Paraty, a moderately sized restaurant located on Alameda Princesa Isabel. With me and my boyfriend being fans of Thai food, it was only natural that we would try to lead our friends to a Thai restaurant on our travels – this one certainly didn’t let us down.
We visited on a Tuesday evening when it was moderately busy although seemingly more so due to the lack of staff during the evening. There was just one member of staff on duty (luckily he was the chef) and he constantly apologised for the inevitable delay that resulted in him having to wait on tables, prepare food, serve drinks all whilst maintaining his positive demeanor. Hand on heart, he did brilliantly, juggling all efforts with a smile in a situation that would force most restaurants to close for the evening. Read the rest of this entry »