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Joy Yee's Noodle Shop

2159 S China Pl, Chicago, IL 60616-1536
+1 312-328-0001
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tapioca” (12 reviews)
“mango” (13 reviews)
“shabu shabu” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2159 S China Pl, Chicago, IL 60616-1536
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Right in the heart of China Town in Chicago, I went with my daughter to Joy Ye Noodle Shop for what was supposed to be one of the best Bubble Tea places in the city. Well, it was! Very tasty tea... very refreshing. I'll be...More

Thank Natalie J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My little cousin found this place while visiting Chicago from Texas and opened my eye's to it. Loved the drinks and food so much I took even more family out to eat there again!

Thank Darren M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's hard to get shabu shabu as good as what I had when I lived in Japan but Joy Yee hit the spot! The portions were huge, the veggies were fresh and the prices were excellent! Only $25 for the two of us and we...More

Thank sdmclaughlin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had high hopes for Chitown Chinatown food (having lived out and visited SF Bay Area)...and a lot of locals recommended Joy See's. Kind of a let down taste wise for many of the dishes. I'd skip this place for the food, just get the drinks.

Thank pmmnc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this restaurant with friends from out of town who don't get this kind of food where they live but who are familiar with the food. One of them ordered eight dishes for all five of us and we could not have been more...More

Thank pjcjr68
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

What a great little surprise when you get to china town, it was so refreshing in a nice sunny day we tried couple of different ones like mango freeze with strawberry topping which was the best surprise popping in your mouth I highly recommend this...More

Thank NadiaChi2
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

The service was really slow and it was terrible. I ordered two chocolate freezes and the waiter came out with one. Then I asked for the second one and it took them forever to bring it out. Also, I was waiting FOREVER for them to...More

Thank MKK s
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We have been patronizing JOY YEE since they opened, their meals are still very good but we will be searching for a new source for smoothies. Had a Pineapple Coconut and it was worst one I ever had. Watery and tasteless and no fresh fruit....More

Thank taxnoone
Reviewed 1 September 2017

One of the busier restaurants in Chicago's Chinatown. Simple seating and atmosphere but that's where simplicity ends. Parking is a pain, public transportation is highly recommended. Although their food is tasty and well made, you need a good 10 minutes to go through the entire...More

Thank deancostopoulos
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We have never ordered food here because this is our bubble tea stop!! Simply delicious! The tapioca balls are house made and fresh. The fruit combinations in the bubble tea are just delicious! We had raspberry, mango, and blueberry mixed bubble tea! We would definitely...More

Thank stevenrealife
Nearby
Chinatown
Chinatown may be one of Chicago’s smallest
neighborhoods geographically, but it's big on
character, colors, sights, sounds, and flavors. In
this South Side neighborhood, you’ll find authentic
Chinese restaurants dotting the length of Wentworth
Avenue. After a meal of dim sum, noodles, duck or
other tantalizing food specialties, satiate your
visual appetite with dozens of public art sculptures
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2159 S China Pl, Chicago, IL 60616-1536
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 312-328-0001
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