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Top Island Seafood Restaurant

740 E Valley Blvd, Alhambra, CA 91801-5216
+1 626-300-9898
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good37%
  • Average28%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (6 reviews)
“red bean soup” (2 reviews)
“dim sum” (12 reviews)
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Chinese, Seafood, Asian
€€ - €€€
740 E Valley Blvd, Alhambra, CA 91801-5216
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

The crab dishes were made to perfection!! Soooooo DELISH!! The other dishes my uncle ordered were excellent as well. He is a regular to the restaurant and knows the menu well. He mentioned the only thing that is not so great are the vegetable stir-fry...More

Thank ezy_cruising
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Most Chinese restaurants in this area might have good food but bad services. This is not an exception and depends what time you come here. I like their dim sum in the morning. However, I don't like to come here for dinner. Even though they...More

Thank VM K
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We have come here a couple of times when we visit LA. It is a good deal if you order their lobster or crab specials and add other dishes. The prices otherwise are average to high. Food and service are good to average. They also...More

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Top Island is the best traditional style dim sum place in Alhambra. The servers still push the metal carts stacked with the steamy dim sum dishes around the dining room. The dim sum is generally large with a good selection of seafood dim sum, including...More

Thank MarktheWay
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Sometimes the names of restaurants can be deceiving. This is another choice if you are looking for this type of dining experience. I love dim sum, but as I am not Chinese, I cannot tell you what to try or not to try. I tried...More

Thank Karen O
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I always love to come here, but this time I was extremely disappointed. There are always a crowd, you need to either come in around 5:30-6:00pm or after everybody are done with their meal, may be around 8:00. The service was terrible and rude. I...More

Thank itcheetam
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Busy restaurant, selling special price for King Crab if customer consume certain amount. But a 4 lbs somethings smallest King Crab claimed as 7.5 lbs, actually people didn't get any advantage. An order of lamb chop got only 5 pieces, very salty, chewy, tough and...More

Thank Albert L
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Came here for family style dinner with 10 friends. We ordered the crab served two ways. it was garlicky delicious! We ordered soup, pea sprouts, bo luc lac (beef), black bean clams, the cold platter. They also have the best pineapple buns, our server gave...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Another good seafood restaurant in the San Gabriel area. Came here with customer for dinner , ordered lobster in ginger sauce, woh, so delicious, and got special price $9/lb with order of other items. Will bring my family back here soon

Thank phoevergardena
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Having been sorely disappointed by nearly every place I've eaten since my return to Los Angeles last year, I was not even hopeful that this place could be decent, much less good. I was glad to have been pleasantly surprised. Top Island is slightly upscale...More

Thank elainetravels
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740 E Valley Blvd, Alhambra, CA 91801-5216
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alhambra
  • Phone Number: +1 626-300-9898
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