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3838 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107-3940
+1 626-449-4412
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pastrami” (16 reviews)
“salads” (8 reviews)
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American, Fast food
3838 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107-3940
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not far from our hotel, I had tacos beef with all the trimmings, spicy carrots were yummy. My husband had fish and chips ad said those were good. We took it back to our room, because the place was quite busy, you can usually tell...More

Thank Rita and Jerry F
Reviewed 21 April 2017

A local staple in the city Pasadena near Interstate 210 and Colorado Blvd. The restaurant offers a wide variety menu filled with Classic American and Mexican favorites. The portions are very large for what you pay for. There are famous for their Cheese Fries and...More

Thank Matthew Y
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Breakfast Bacon Burrito was so good and full of bacon. Can't go wrong with any of the breakfast items

Thank jdelacruz41775
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This is a spot that locals know about and feel comfortable with. My wife is originally from Pasadena, and their family has been going there for years. You get a lot of food for your $. I went twice while out there (once because In...More

Thank Nuzzinaples
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Where do I begin. Tops is a casual, fast food restaurant that serves American and Mexican food. They serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner items, and it's very casual so no waiters. Just order at the counter, then pick up your food when your number is...More

Thank MasPluto2laugh
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Food quality and portions at this particular Tops (there is at least one other, but this is by far the best) are enough to overcome reasonable complaints about the rapidly decaying surrounding area that is being neglected by L.A. County and the often long, that's...More

Thank Padrino62
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Sandwiches are big enough for two people who just wanted a regular meal. My fave is the tuna melt. Also try the corned beef on sourdough. Delicious!

Thank cherry t
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Note - this is only for the Colorado Blvd. location; the Tops on Walnut St. is not the same. Here, the pastrami sandwich is a joy. I suggest getting it without the pickles on it, so the roll will hold together better. We split one,...More

1  Thank allang781
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The food here is so good. We have had their pastrami, hamburgers, chili cheese fries, onion rings, French fries - all that unhealthy food. Everything was very good. You order, get your own soft drinks and the food is brought to your table. Have been...More

Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Long standing local fixture. Nothing fancy but all is prepared to order quickly and portions generous. Variety of menu choices from standard American, some Mexican (well it is So Cal!) and even a few Greek! Burgers are great as are fries and salads are very...More

Thank r k
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Karin W
Does Tops have liquor, or wine?
17 May 2015|
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Response from RoadTrip78 | Reviewed this property |
no alcohol.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3838 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107-3940
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-449-4412
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