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Frequently Asked Questions
Do you deliver? What is your delivery radius?

Yes! We deliver seven days a week, from 5-PM until a half hour before close (9:30PM). Our delivery area can be seen here

How do I apply for a job at TOPS?

Even if we are not hiring, we are always accepting applications for servers, delivery drivers, bartenders and other kitchen help positions! Simply stop by our restaurant to fill out an application, or send us your resume.

What is Spanakopita?

Spanakopita is a Greek savory pastry stuffed with scrumptious layers of spinach, feta cheese, chives, onions, and Greek seasonings wrapped in smooth phyllo dough and baked until golden brown.

What is a Philly Cheese Steak?

Our Cheese Steaks are built with thin-cut, premium Rib Eye steak (these come direct from Philadelphia!), chopped up with fried onions on a cast iron grill and loaded into our baguette bread with White American (American Swiss) Cheese. It is truly the Philly-E-Sota experience!

You use American Swiss Cheese? But I thought Cheese Whiz makes the authentic Philly Cheese Steak?

Actually, The Original Philly Steak Sandwich did not have any cheese! Shortly after Provolone or White american was introduced, and much later Cheese Whiz was added to the mix. Most Philly natives lean towards either Provolone or White American. Cheese Whiz took off in popularity due to the fact that it was faster and cheaper to make. We wouldn't be able to call ourselves The Original Philadeplhia Style if we used Whiz, we would have to call ourselves The New Philadelphia Style and TNPS doesn't really roll off the tongue well, does it?

What are your hours?

We are open 11AM-10PM Monday-Saturday and 10AM-10PM on Sunday.

What does T.O.P.S. stand for?

T.O.P.S. stands for The Original Philadelphia Style, a tribute to our traditionally crafted cheese steaks and Philly Roots.

Do you cater special events? Can I reserve Plato's Cave?

Yes and yes! We cater all of the items on our menu, or if you prefer we can customize a special range of options perfect for your big event and budgetary requirements. We cater weddings, birthdays, meetings, baby showers, bridal showers, corporate events and more! Call us at (651)-423-7331 for more information. In order to completely block off the room your group would have to be about 40-50 people as well as calling at least 2 weeks in advance.

Do you have gift certificates?

Yes! T.O.P.S. gift certificates are available in denominations of up to $30.

I am planning a special event. Can I make a reservations?

Yes! We recommend calling us at 651-423-7331 at least 1 week in advance (2 weeks if you need to reserve Plato's Cave) of your event to ensure we have the space and staff available.