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Best things to do in San Diego

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Beach
“This is an intense hike but a beautiful beach! Note—- it’s a nude beach!! Not required obviously but you will see naked bodies so prepare yourself ”
4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Von's is the flagship grocery store but in this center there is also a coffee shop, dry cleaners, restaurants, library, post office and so much more!”
3 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“(Mexican) Another authentic Mexican restaurant with really great food. A nice spot for a quieter brunch or dinner. ”
17 locals recommend
Tea Room
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“Great local spot - They have the most delicious baked goods and pastries too!”
9 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“best napolitano style pizza in town. Buona Forchette, Brunos, and Cafe Calabria are all tied in second place. secret: if you go 3-6pm anyday there is an amazing happy hour, that includes a $5 margherita pizza. yumm!”
15 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Bike rental, they DELIVER!!! great rates, daily or weekly rentals. Road bike rentals come with U-lock, helmet, hand pump, patch kit and pedals (flats or straps). 619-297-550 www.stayclassybikes.co”
6 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“This is our go to coffee shop. I love the machiatto and their house made chai is also incredible. Their cinnamon rolls, breakfast sandwich and the tomato bisque with grilled cheese (seasonal) is really good. There coffee is more of the hipster vibe you would find in North Park or little Italy. ”
11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Within biking distance to beach house. Delicious poke, fresh and great pricing!”
12 locals recommend
Restaurant
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8 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Some of our favorite seafood tacos. Melanie loves the octopus taco, but you can't go wrong here!”
6 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Normal Heights 3oth and Adams - A fun restaurant hub. Good French centric food and great cocktails. ”
12 locals recommend
Bar
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“Excellent bar food. Much though into the consistency and quality. Great salads. Must be 21 for eat-in. Also has a take-out window for food only.”
11 locals recommend
Café
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“Vibrant coffee shop with a pet-friendly patio boasts Italian cafe fare, gelato & free WiFi.”
15 locals recommend
Latin American Restaurant
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“The service can be hit or miss, to be honest, but the food is always on point! Pupusas are the signature here.”
7 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“Decent deli sandwiches, try the Surfer. Great wine and beer selections. They have an ATM as well.”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Always need a neighborhood pizza place and this one is A-mazing! They have a 4.3 star yelp rating :)”
2 locals recommend