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Little Italy

1668 Columbia St, From Laurel south to West A Street, San Diego, CA 92101-2502
+1 619-233-3898
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Little Italy Walking and Wine Tour in San Diego
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San Diego's oldest continuous neighborhood business district has continued to be a vibrant ethnic business and residential community since the 1920s.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“farmers market” (96 reviews)
“italian food” (63 reviews)
“india street” (34 reviews)
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1668 Columbia St, From Laurel south to West A Street, San Diego, CA 92101-2502
Downtown
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+1 619-233-3898
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"farmers market"
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"italian food"
in 63 reviews
"india street"
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"mona lisa"
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"gaslamp district"
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"nice walk"
in 13 reviews
"walk around"
in 17 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 14 reviews
"parking"
in 106 reviews
"stroll"
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"vendors"
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Reviewed today

If you are looking for bars and restaurants, Little Italy is the place to go because that is 99% of what they have. Not a great place for kids.

Thank Jane T
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Little Italy is a lively neighborhood filled with patio cafes, packed with restaurants, craft brew stops, urban wineries, art galleries, sophisticated shops, boutique hotels and a beautiful park. Today, San Diego's most dynamic food and drink scene is centered in Little Italy.

Thank Russ L
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Shops, markets, restaurants, coffee and gelato shops are there for your picking! We had a little snack and a cappuccino on an unusual brisk windy and rainy day. It was lovely. Then we stopped in a deli and bought a few specialty items. It was...More

Thank Teresa E
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a nice place to experience great Italian food. Lots of wine and a very leisurely walk. Very interesting shops and boutiques.

Thank Gwendolyn W
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I have been to New York City and Boston’s Little Italy and the atmosphere just can’t compare. There are a number of Italian Restaurants up and down the strip in downtown San Diego but I don’t see any shops or Italian novelty shops that got...More

Thank Jonathan C
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Reviewed 5 days ago

What a great 'old' style neighborhood. Plenty of places to eat so it is hard to choose. There is a great fountain in the middle of the area so sit down, relax and enjoy people watching. There is an Italian market, shops, wine shops, a...More

Thank Patty B
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The food in Little Italy is very good. The atmosphere is very old world. Fun place to visit. Great for breakfast.

Thank Bella G
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I had a good time here back in 1989 this was my first trip back to San Diego since that time. I enjoyed walking around Old Town

Thank Rick M
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The main street, India Street, is lined with fun food places like Queenstown Public Grill, a New Zealand pub. Also, Ironstones and Ballast Point Brewpub. The best view of the street, city and harbor is from "The Glass Door" atop Porta Vista inn on Columbia...More

Thank outthere2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to see area and also Farmers Market on Saturday. Well area is great to walk around in. Farmers Market was incredibly high on all items. I understand where we were but most of produce was 400 percent higher than at produce stands in the...More

Thank revrick33
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