Naylamp Peruvian Restaurant
2106 SW 44th St.
What works: The friendly staff and authentic food give guests a true Peruvian experience.
What needs work: The small restaurant is kind of difficult to spot.
Tip: The choritos a la chalaca are a must-try for seafood fans.
Thai Kitchen Cafe
327 Dean A. McGee Ave.
What works: Top-notch pad thai, excellent stir-fry dishes, fast and friendly staff.
What needs work: Parking can be a real pain, but that’s the price of eating at Thai Kitchen Cafe.
Tip: Go at dinner if you want a larger selection. But there’s plenty to love at lunch.