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Girard Avenue and Prospect Street

About 16 km (10 miles) northwest of San Diego, Girard and Prospect Avenues, La Jolla, San Diego, CA
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Fashionable streets in La Jolla that offer expensive shops, boutiques, art galleries and elegant restaurants.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“window shop” (14 reviews)
“art galleries” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
About 16 km (10 miles) northwest of San Diego, Girard and Prospect Avenues, La Jolla, San Diego, CA
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

Girard Avenue ist downtown La Jolla, in walking distance to La Jolla Cove and some hotels. I like the fact that the street still has a village flair with low buildings. There are all sorts of shops and restaurants, many of them high end. My...More

1  Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I was disappointed. I was expecting some nice local stores but found too many chain stores (Black/White, Fresh Produce) which I can shop at near home. I was looking for more of a vacation feel. I did love the restaurants on Prospect as they had...More

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Very nice shopping area! The locals call it their Rodeo Drive & the shops r on the high end! So it was a good day for window shopping! Found a cute dog boutique & bought a couple of collars for my fur babies!

Thank Yvonne P
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Good ad On to La Jolla Cove. A good hike about 1.5 miles or real quick drive. great to grab a bite and shop some of the unique stores

Thank dcdrj2
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Girard and Prospect are two of the main streets of beautiful coastal La Jolla. Delightful boutiques such as Sigi and Francescas offer options for the cashmere/classic range to the hip/teen crew. Many new restaurants keep arriving and yet our classics are still my favorite... Brick...More

3  Thank 2beans2000
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Did visit many places, but some nice window shopping and seems to have a decent selection of restaurants.

Thank travelfam7700
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Girard Avenue is a lovely area of La Jolla. There are many stores and casual restaurants. The area is easy enough to walk with families. There are ample sidewalks and crosswalks. The view of the ocean is beautiful, often with stunning sunsets. My favorite store...More

Thank Rhea A
Reviewed 26 November 2016

my partner and I called while out and a bout. fantastic boutiques, shoppers paradise. antique stores and art galleries. plenty of restaurants too. nice street.

Thank enncle
Reviewed 22 November 2016

This town did not disappoint. My husband and I wandered the streets and found some great places to explore. We did enjoy talking to all the friendly staff. And yes I did purchase a few treasures. We will be back.

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This is a great place to spend several hours, lots of galleries, cafes, shops, and other things to see. There is a park by the ocean, if you walk along the coast you can get to the "Children's" pool, that actually has been taken over...More

Thank Melovechocolate
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What nice hotel is within walking distance and has beach access?
10 June 2017|
Response from Chaching1197 | Reviewed this property |
Inn by the Sea at La Jolla is the one that is closest to the beach around this area. They were renovating in March. Not really sure how it is though as we stayed at Grand Colonial Hotel which is a little up the hill from the... More