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Address: San Diego, CA

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I came to San Diego to an event and I must say this area was the place to be!!! Everyone was so Kind, The area was clean and plenty of restaurant s to choose from. Ill be back

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nashville, Tennessee
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Nashville, Tennessee
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came to San Diego to an event and I must say this area was the place to be!!! Everyone was so Kind, The area was clean and plenty of restaurant s to choose from. Ill be back

Thank biteonce69
Saint Louis, Missouri
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94 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We spen our Saturday here at the farmers market and then went over to the Hillcrest brewery. Got some great things at the market. Cheese, bread, pastries, t-shirts, plants, and good food.

Thank Debbie A
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70 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Went to the hill crest district, much quieter than gas lamp, some lovely bars local area. Worth a look if you have a car

Thank Jane S
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

When in San Diego look to the Hillcreat neighborhood for good eats. We didn't plan it but it seemed we ended up in the neighborhood almost every time we wanted to eat. Lunch or dinner. (check it out

Thank shane c
Olathe, Kansas
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1,036 reviews
285 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 269 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Great number of restaurants and near the park. Come here often to have a bite to eat and check out some of the shops.

Thank JimOB1
San Diego, California
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27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

If u like good food, quirky shops- cool bars and coffee shops come to Hillcrest where everyone is welcome -love going to Hillcrest for window shopping and to have Sunday brunch.

Thank TLzuniga
Murrieta, California
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1,181 reviews
783 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 251 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Hillcrest is the predominate gay area of San Diego. Do not let this deter you from visiting the area. This is an area of many eclectic restautants. Most are very good. Is also home to UCSD Medical Center.

2 Thank SoCalOregonian
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36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Gay area of San Diego but offers so much more. Great shops and lots to see and do. Always Serbs to be something going on in terms of festivals or events. Farmers market on a Sunday is definitely well worth a visit, great food.

1 Thank Paul D
San Diego, California
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23 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This little city within San Diego is home to some great little shops and excellent restaurants - give Mo's a shot for a great burger and the view.

1 Thank suew0924
Crockett, California
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24 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Old neighborhood of mine when I attended college in San Diego back in the 70's. I visited here to see the changes. which was of interest to me. We went to a drag show which was hilarious by some very talented drag queens. It was a fun night. Snacks and beer served here.

1 Thank ellobo5150

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