Tops Jr


Tops Jr is a Main Street joint where locals flock when craving a hearty meal with a side of nostalgia. Known throughout SoCal for its tasty eats since 1952, Tops Jr has long been a cherished fixture in Alhambra’s dining scene, and we are thrilled to feature them as this week’s Restaurant of the Week!

Pastrami reigns supreme at Tops Jr, and visitors are quick to discover why. Whether indulging in the iconic pastrami melt, where layers of savory pastrami meet gooey cheese and toasted bread, or trying the classic pastrami dip, a marriage of tender meat and a warm French roll, each bite is a celebration of flavor and flair. The pastrami parade doesn’t stop there, however—Tops boasts an entire lineup of the meat, from timeless pastrami on rye to a pastrami quesadilla!

For those craving a burger fix, Tops Jr. delivers in style. The menu offers classic Amwerican-style burger combos that promise to satisfy even the most discerning appetites.

Yet, beyond the food, Tops Jr. provides an environment that pairs perfectly with its food, with its vintage flair and welcoming vibes. This is truly the kind of place where strangers enter and leave as friends.

So, whether you’re a local seeking your next flavor fix or a visitor eager to experience the magic of Tops Jr, one thing’s for sure—you’re in for a treat.

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Hamburger Combo

A classic burger, but in a league of its own. Served with 1000 Island dressing, shredded lettuce, onions, tomatoes, and pickles.

Pastrami Melt

Served on sourdough bread with that incredible signature 1000 Island dressing and melt-in-your-mouth grilled onions.


(626) 281-5693