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Bazaar del Mundo

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Address: 4133 Taylor Street, San Diego, CA 92110
Phone Number: +1 619-296-3161
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Mon 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

The Bazaar del Mundo Shops, which have been recognized as one of the...

The Bazaar del Mundo Shops, which have been recognized as one of the best shopping environments in San Diego, create a lively and colorful entry to San Diego's Old Town community.

The Shops are comprised of colorful boutiques, each offering unique gifts from all over the world, home accessories and collectibles, handcrafted artisan jewelry, plus creative fashion, arts and crafts. The Kitchen Shop offers vibrant tabletop products and worldwide imported ceramics, as well as specializes in unique and quality crafts and folk art from Mexico.

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Browse the shops, enjoy the courtyard and have a cup of coffee

Both locals and visitors enjoy this collection of shops that offer unique items for your home clothing, jewelry for women and colorful and hand picked items from Mexican and South... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 26, 2015
Walker S
San Diego, California

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Both locals and visitors enjoy this collection of shops that offer unique items for your home clothing, jewelry for women and colorful and hand picked items from Mexican and South American artists. Browse Bazaar del Mundo's collection of shops for beautiful clothing, wall art, art glass, sculpture, Mexican folk art, kitchen goods and dining accessories. They also sell Russian porcelain,... More 

Thank Walker S
Escondido, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

Fun place lots of history, lots of shops, great eating places, you definitely want to pick up a souvenir or two here for sure, even if your a local.

Thank Sandy S
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Colorful shops reflect authentic and historic items available "South of the Border." You'll spend time browsing through the tiled rooms oozing with charm and inviting gifts. Everything from books, garments, decor, art, crafts, and more can be purchased, but it is not a souvenir place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Shops here have a great selection of things from Mexico and very reasonable prices. Pottery, cook books, fabric, clothes, tiles...whatever you are looking for, you are sure to find.

Thank seramigo
Lynnfield, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

There is a lot to look at in the bazaar, from kitchen equipment to clothes to children's toys to sacred artifacts, so go slowly. But after a while one can get dizzy from the mass of colors, all very Mexican indeed. But don't let that put you off from visiting because you can take a rest from the too colorful... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I would go back to this place on the edge of Old Town again and again to visit the little shops with Mexican and international crafts and gifts. This is the place to go to get authentic and unique finds. Service in the shops was friendly and there was tons to see. Kids and adults alike will love it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

I stumbled upon this location years ago and while I don't get to San Diego often, when I do, I make sure to swing by! The textiles and handicrafts are just stunning and the colors and variety of their merchandise makes it a treat. I highly recommend it!

3 Thank jenisej
Seal Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Great shopping, unique merchandise. One shop had scads of Laurel Burch merchandise from purses to jewelry to socks...Christmas shopping done-check!

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

I love Bazaar del Mundo! There is so much to do here, it's full of Mexican culture, a beautiful area with authentic Mexican food, tons of restaurants, you may see Mexican dancers and Mariachis serenading. Lots of souveniers and gifts. Very colorful, festive and friendly. A lovely place to spend a whole day (or two).

5 Thank rikkiquay
Green Valley, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

The shops at Bazaar Del Mundo are interesting to visit. We have always found something we like. The 2-story gift shop has many lovely Mexican items-including linens and dishes. Upstairs are many hand made folk art items made in Mexico. Behind this shop is a large store with more Mexican home interior design objects-large and small. Perhaps we enjoy shopping... More 

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