Hillcrest

Hillcrest, San Diego: Address, Phone Number, Hillcrest Reviews: 4.5/5

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4.5
142 reviews
Excellent
65
Very good
53
Average
21
Poor
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Terrible
1

GlobalGypsy_13
San Diego, CA2,683 contributions
Alive
Dec 2019
Hillcrest is alive with stores, cafes, coffee shops, bars and people, both day and night. The street can be filled with traffic, especially at night, but the vibe is laid back yet vibrant at all times.
Written 5 January 2020
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MamaMia796
Rancho Cucamonga, CA783 contributions
College vibe atmosphere
Oct 2019 • Family
The restaurants are plentiful. Active Night life, many bars and cafes. Very popular with college students. Pretty safe community. We walked back and forth to restaurants in evening hours, no problem.
Written 17 October 2019
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munchkin
Chicago, IL126 contributions
Delightful Walk
Oct 2019 • Friends
The Hillcrest area in San Diego is a fun place to walk and people watch for an afternoon. This area is loaded with outdoor restaurants and cafes. Enough for anyone's taste. Lots of quaint, eclectic shops. We went around Halloween and the vintage clothing shops were a blast. Fun place to visit.
Written 17 October 2019
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MominOC
Orange County, CA4,229 contributions
Seemed safe
Aug 2019 • Couples
Our hotel was in the area and we walked to dinner several nights. Seemed safe to walk about in the dark hours. Sidewalks are in disrepair so be careful about that. Not as many homeless as Gaslamp district.
Written 10 August 2019
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debralc
4 contributions
Fun Neighborhood to Explore
Apr 2019
Great area for little shops, local shopping, and restaurants a-plenty. Something to suit everyone's taste. easy walking to everything. Great Movie theater, the best popcorn. This is a complete place of enjoyment.
Written 10 May 2019
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Maps204160
Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, NM22 contributions
resturants and bars are fun here
Mar 2019 • Family
Ate at baja bettys here and loved it. Love all the colors and the bars here. It is a gay district and they are very friendly. good times
Written 21 March 2019
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Daniel F
Tel Aviv District, Israel131 contributions
Good Gay Area
Sep 2018 • Friends
Hillcrest is the gay district, it has good restaurants and a few gay clubs.
The 2 i've been on are : The Flicks and the Richs
Written 19 November 2018
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rduinc
Saint Louis, MO2,245 contributions
Awesome neighborhood, be sure to visit the farmers market!
Aug 2018 • Couples
This is not a large area, but is very walkable and easy to get around. We enjoyed checking out the shops and restaurants, but in particular, really enjoyed the Saturday farmers market. It was quite large, with a wide variety of things to check out. Parking in the area was easy.
Written 4 August 2018
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jer b
Bristol, CT1,855 contributions
What a fun neighborhood
Jun 2018
What can you say about Hillcrest. It has a little bit of everything. It is very bohemian and LGBT friendly. It has one of the best farmer's markets I have ever been to and has restaurants of every ethnic group possible. It is a fun place to stroll and shop. There are vintage record shops, vintage clothing boutiques, and a spiffy hat shop. Plan on coming hungry and leaving well satisfied, as the restaurants are just that wonderful.
Written 27 June 2018
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JFish72
Bournemouth, UK379 contributions
Hill crest
Apr 2018 • Family
It’s nice but only an hours worth
Not a must to do but pleasant.
Gay dist not screaming out just a few rainbow flags
Love buffalo.
Diala llama - A Must great sandwiches
Written 4 April 2018
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