The location is great and the variety of bread, buns, cookies and pies makes it difficult to make a choice. I saw the 3 members of staff smoking in some courage around 8.45 in the morning on the outdoors sitting area. By the time I came around 17 o'clock to grab something against the munchies on the returnflight they were all out of courage. Fortunately there was still a lot of baking galore to chose from. But not even a paldies or Luudzu could bring the faintest of smiles upon the staff.
This place is flooded by people coming for the great coffee and cakes. The dream of every shopowner. The staff clearly dispise the work this brings with it. At some point something will have to give, because I can't imagine the owner of the store to be happy with this staff or else I've just haven't been around Riga long enough to grasp the meaning of true Latvian hospitallity.
btw, I call them staff because waitresses bring stuff, these types spillingly fling coffee across the 2 meters it takes from the coffeemachine to the counter and aim cookies into a bag as if they were handling biohazardous material that eats away at their nailpolish running up their beautyparlour bill.
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