Streaked a single shade of peach, Cafe Frida parrots a too familiar design ideaa village with tiled roofs, arched walkways, and multilevel seating areas, one on a cramped rooftop. Though the effect is marred by an air conditioner descending from the ceiling like an alien spaceship, the fumbling but friendly service is just what youd expect from a small town. But if you order judiciously, this new café serves up some... More >>>
By Michael Kenneth Lopez
The parchment paper sheathing Cafe Fridas lamb-shank mixiote holds the dish's fragrance in for you.