Gradios Deli-Café (Roma Norte)

I must have arrived between morning rushes because two employees were scrambling to sweep, mop and bus tables covered in ceramic cups and shiny sppons. But that didn’t stop them from greeting me as I entered. Brooms in hand, both looked up and said hola. Okay, now we’re talking. I was impressed with their use of space. Sort of reminded me of a tiny house. You know, one of those hundred square feed jobbers with beds and closets hidden within coffee tables and ironing boards. Not an inch of wasted space, every nook used for storage, preparation, or display. I…