Noyes: The sandwich stop
The Purple Line stop is a stealthy sandwich hub.
Tasty nearby stops
Artisanal This gourmet grocer stocks delectable regional treats, from the Chicago Honey Co-op to Journeyman Distillery absinthe. The in-house butcher is a sausage ace, too. 414 Linden Ave, Wilmette (847-512-3155).
The Alcove Like small pubs? Sip your tipple in this teeny bar. 512 Main St, Evanston.