My wife and I traveled to Monument Valley and the Grand Canyon and stayed in Flagstaff, Ariz., where we came upon this great university city full of small restaurants. One place took me by storm. Pato Thai had the best spice flavorings of anywhere we have ever eaten, and we have traveled a lot in the Far East. On a scale of 1 to 10, I would give it a 15. Amazing food and varying spices in every dish, and at reasonable prices.
Pato Thai Cuisine, 104 N. San Francisco St., Flagstaff; (928) 213-1825, http://www.patothai.com/home.html
Leonard & Linda Dugdale