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Tops Drive In

1792 E Walnut St, Pasadena, CA 91106-1618
+1 626-584-0244
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gyros” (3 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Fast food
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1792 E Walnut St, Pasadena, CA 91106-1618
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 21 July 2017

I used to go to Tops for their terrific french fries...however, this time they sort of seemed ordinairy...I was disappointed. We ordered a patty melt which was merely OK...they made it with wheat bread rather than the traditional rye bread. They have a very extensive...More

Thank Rogerdob
Reviewed 17 July 2017

My boyfriend & I stopped here for lunch after a hot walk in the botanical gardens. Despite being packed & terrible parking the food was well worth the short drive from the gardens. My burger was not over cooked, decent size with all the toppings....More

Thank Gayle G
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I have been going here for the past 3 marriages of mine. (I am a slow learner and so the first two were practice) So I can honestly say. Come the good, bad or the so-so. This place has never let me down. So if...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 14 May 2017

we are addicted to the deep fried zucchini and come mainly for that. Gyros also very good. services good, food cooked after you order so fresh. the small zucchini feeds 2 as a side (i.e., like fries) with leftovers. A single person would have trouble...More

Thank Jon L
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Used a Groupon to try out Tops and ordered this pastrami sandwich that blew the Hat out of the water and almost $2.00 less. Large variety of burgers, salads, soups and gyros.

Thank henry and yolan... C
Reviewed 24 March 2017

My partner always calls at Tops when she picks me up from the Airport. I love the Pastrami, however the Chilli Cheese Fries are to die for. And the portions are huge. Definitely recommended

Thank Lawrence T
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Tops never fails to deliver whether it is a generously sized regular burger or pastrami burger. The fries and onion rings are super good & they give you enough to feed two or three people. A little pricy for a "burger stand" but oh so...More

Thank ConnieL1950
Reviewed 17 June 2016

What our group ordered was delicious! No regrets in the food department. The restaurant itself, however, was a bit on the dingy side. Our table had a pool of water on it, and the underside edge was sticky. It was the only large table available...More

Thank ahryunbunch
Reviewed 23 March 2016

I've eaten here a million times...everything from wraps, to burgers, to salads and the food has always been good. There's seating inside, and I must say to be a fast food place the seating is pretty nice there. My favorite is the teriyaki burger, it...More

Thank GermaicanSpiceGirl
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Yes it is a standard drive-in type restaurant. Order at counter and bus it to your table but they offered a tuna salad sandwich that was flat outstanding. With lettuce and tomato of course.

Thank Gary G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1792 E Walnut St, Pasadena, CA 91106-1618
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-584-0244
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