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Jolly Jug

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4264 Peck Rd, El Monte, CA 91732-2114
+1 626-444-8425
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good23%
  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pastrami” (5 reviews)
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4264 Peck Rd, El Monte, CA 91732-2114
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Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Outstanding Best Pastrami in years Great service No rising us to leave We sat and caught up for three hours

Thank Danny F
Reviewed March 27, 2016

I ordered my usual -their superb pastrami dip sandwich. My husband had their very good spicy noodle with beef soup. Service was superb. This is a local's place and we enjoyed it. Complementary cookies (fortune cookie, almond cookie) for dessert.

Thank mini
Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

I use to love this place, good food excellent bartenders who remembered your name and what you liked to drink had a sense of community. As of late seems management was more concerned about their own agenda than the bars, changing hours of operation insisting...More

Thank torrez13
Reviewed October 26, 2015

One of the very few American restaurants in El Monte ok food but great staff. Has a varied menu so everyone in your part can find something to eat

Thank LesleyA138
Reviewed October 22, 2015

Yep, this place has the best Jolly Jug pastrami dip we have ever had. Its amazing! What is further amazing, they have been making good pastrami sandwiches for decades. I grew up enjoying them and they still make them good today. Today we lucked out...More

1  Thank mini
Reviewed July 17, 2015

We really used to love this place and it's food was great all the dip sandwiches and burgers, cole slaw, and all. These days the food is very average the new owner really have not kept up the quality food of days past. Looks like...More

Thank RandRloveParis
Reviewed June 24, 2015

My wife bragged about the jolly Jug in South El Monte. She said the pastrami sandwiches were the best! I stopped at the Jolly Jug in El Monte. I ordered 2 to go. When I got home, I surprised the wife. Her surprise turned to...More

Thank oldguy517
Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

After three years I got hungry go one on their great beef dip dinners. I found that Simon was still the bar tender and he remembered us. Food was the best, service was the friendliest, not many there but had a good quiet dinner.

1  Thank Rickpapa
Reviewed January 6, 2015

We were on our way to a memorial service and decided to come here for breakfast. It was a older establishment. We were greeted by a very enthusiastic hostess. The place was empty but this did not detract us from eating here. It was on...More

1  Thank Crazycruiser59
Reviewed February 12, 2014

Been searching for pastrami dips that are as good as Jolly Jug in the area of San Francisco - and alas, the only way to get the best pastrami dip ever is to have it at Jolly Jug. Jolly Jug is an "institution" for El...More

Thank mini
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7:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4264 Peck Rd, El Monte, CA 91732-2114
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  El Monte
  • Phone Number: +1 626-444-8425
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