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Fashionable streets in La Jolla that offer expensive shops, boutiques, art galleries and elegant restaurants.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
About 16 Km Northwest of San Diego, Girard and Prospect Avenues, La Jolla, San Diego, CA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of restaurants to choose from. So many cute boutique stores with clothing and accessories you can't find at every other store.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jessm531
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely area to stroll and window shop or find great gifts, books, or clothes whether you are looking for beautiful shawls and cashmere (Sigi Boutique or J McLaughlin), hip teen attire (LF or Zia) athleisure (Lulu Lemon or Lorna Jane). Toys at Gepettos and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 12, 2019

A stroll along these streets plus Coast Road will let you see lots of fancy clothing boutiques, many face and body improvement centers, Peet's Coffee (my favorite coffee), several high-end multilevel restaurants all with spectacular views of the ocean. Along the water is the wonderful...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kitty272727
Reviewed December 3, 2018

It is a nice area to have a walk, it is a mixture of high end and moderate shops. There are a lot of good restaurants in La Jolla. It is a walking distance from La Jolla cove and children's pool.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 173hanyg
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Colorful and fun to wander along this area. As quiet as it was on Thanksgiving Day, but still interesting to see what the area has to offer, the next day it was hopping and lively with many boutiques and restaurants.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Duo38
Reviewed October 22, 2018

This is the major street that runs through downtown La Jolla. Food, fashion and a very nice Von's market with pharmacy are all here. Easily walkable and something for everyone.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mattfasang
Reviewed October 21, 2018

This part of La Jolla is literally clinging to the cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean. It is a great place to browse, shop and have a great meal or snack. Consider one of the restaurants that are built into the cliff line with fantastic views...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ichabod C
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

La Jolla has a nice little downtown shopping area. Parking is not always easy, but if you can find a spot, you’ll enjoy the time. There are many souvenir shops, restaurants, and more upscale shops. Great place to spend an afternoon.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bowmanator22
Reviewed August 9, 2018

We strolled these streets several times during our most recent of La Jolla, each time exploring some different stores and establishments. There exists a wide range of quality stores in this area to meet most of your fashion needs, as well as some yummy restaurant...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Very nice boutique shopping near the ocean plus terrific restaurants (particularly along Prospect). Visit and go to Scripps Park and the Cove, fabulous outing.

Date of experience: June 2018
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June 9, 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