Joy's Noodles & Rice

8.97 reviews
££££
Thai
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  • 6.6
    Vegetarian
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3257 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 327-8330
http://www.joysnoodlesandrice.com/
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The Scene: Joy's is an old standby for casual Boys Town diners; it's convenient, it's B.Y.O.B., and best of all, it's good price. The room is comfortable and bright, with French doors up front that ... Read more
make window seats perfect perches for people-watching in warm weather. Service is fast and friendly. The Food: It's good, simple Asian fare, with items divided into noodles, curry and rice dishes. Baby egg rolls (and they're not joking about the size) are good and sharp-flavored. Tom yum (hot and sour) soup is practically a meal in itself, brimming with mushrooms and tomatoes -- perfect for nursing a hangover or warming up on a cold day. Pad thai is a worthy version; lard na (fried wide rice noodles topped with chicken and broccoli in gravy) is very flavorful, but only mildly spicy.

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Los Angeles

A large Asian restaurant in Lakeview that has many great dishes to choose from. This place is also BYOB, so it makes for a great dinner place.

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Local from Chicago

Get the chicken coconut curry- by far my favorite dish! Nice atmosphere with bare brick walls and tapestries

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Great no-frills Thai spot. Run and staffed by Thais. The food is excellent even if it isn't 100% authentic.

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Went there for lunch. Their specials are AMAZING w/HUGE portions.

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