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Address: Grand Avenue, Escondido, CA
Description: Several antique stores

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Wonderful, magical experience for all ages.

We live very close to this wonderful magical circle and watched it being put together from the very beginning. My grandchildren love it so much that they would go everyday if it... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 5, 2015
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San Diego, California
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San Diego, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We live very close to this wonderful magical circle and watched it being put together from the very beginning. My grandchildren love it so much that they would go everyday if it were open. Now it is only open on certain days and not very many. It is a must see when you are in San Diego.

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Escondido, CA
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52 reviews 52 reviews
17 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

From April to Sept, Grand Ave is alive every Friday evening when hundreds of vintage cars come by. Lots to look at and lots to see. Many restaurants open.

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San Diego, CA
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Grand Avenue in Escondido is fast becoming the place to be on Farmers Market Day (Tuesday's), Friday and Saturday nights with lots of dining and music venue choices and Sunday breakfast or brunch. Lots of new shops have been added and the clean street and pretty trees and lights add to the charm.

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Escondido, CA
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63 reviews 63 reviews
19 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

This is the place to be on Friday nights in Escondido - lots of vintage cars, great restaurants and small boutique shops. Don't miss the kettle corn and the gelato at Escogelato in this area.

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Escondido, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Cruising Grand is the best single city event in Escondido. Throughout the summer Grand is hopping with good American Oldies and live radio broadcasts from the Grand. The cars are fun to look at and there are some nice cafes and restaurants along Grand that are most definitely worth trying out. Last time we ate at Fillipi's Pizza and it... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

There are some great restaurants on Grand Ave. Intertwined is one and I would highly recommend it for lunch or dinner. Great food, great wine list and great service with a smile.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Summer Friday nights on Grand Avenue are a car lover's paradise. You can see and touch memories from your past or teach the grandkids to identify the year/models of the 50's and 60's muscle cars. Great fun.

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Escondido,CA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Grand Ave has something for everyone; antiques, shopping, hair salons (Salon Sultry), restaurants; breakfast, lunch & dinner, wine bar, brewery,bakery, Tea Room, or just take a stroll.

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Barrie, Canada
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86 attraction reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

It took us a while to figure this street out - it is a blast from the past for sure! The storefronts and the shops themselves in many cases seem right out of the 1950's and they've managed to carry off that sense of another age very well. Sometimes these attempts can seem too false but the mix of old... More 

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014 via mobile

This street, the heart of Escondido to my mind, contains a good balance/mix of eateries and shops and a relaxed ambience. Good farmers market.

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Address: Address: Grand Avenue, Escondido, CA
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Escondido

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