What this tiny ten-table café does well is short-order Thai, especially noodle dishes. Try an order of handmade noodles in pad kee mao. Ask for it "very spicy," if you dare. The low-cost lunch special comes with chicken soup, one dumpling, one fried spring roll and your choice of entree.
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The tom kha gai soup at Thai Lily Café on Dairy Ashford is made with chicken in coconut milk broth with lemongrass, fresh chiles, lime juice and mushrooms. The soup was so fantastic, I picked up my bowl and slurped down the l...