JOY’S NOODLES & RICE 3257 N. BROADWAY joysnoodlesandrice.com 773.327.8330 Joy’s offers delicious Thai dishes divided into three categories: noodles, curry and rice. The Baby Egg Rolls are deliciously crisp and sharpflavored and the Tom Yum (hot and sour) Soup is practically a meal in itself, brimming with mushrooms and tomatoes—perfect for warming up on a cold day. Popular dishes include The Pad Thai and Lard Na (fried wide rice noodles topped with chicken and broccoli in gravy). Joy’s Noodles & Rice New York Deli NEW YORK DELI 2921 N. CLARK ST. secondcitydeli.com 773.799.8642 New York Delicatessen is Chicago’s premier stop for artisanal sandwiches, house-made corned beef, soups, deli salads, hand-pressed espresso, craft sodas, teas and more. In the morning, patrons can enjoy fresh-baked bagels from New York Bagel and Bialy Co. as well as frittatas, oven baked French toast casseroles, oven baked pancakes, pastrami benedict and more. Between the time New York Deli opened in 2005 until now, major cosmetic changes have been brought to this little slice of Manhattan. Dressed in shades of black and white, the restaurant installed new overhead lighting and subway tile walls. As a nod to the espresso bar, antique coffee grinders were also brought into the restaurant.