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Top store recommendations from locals

Warehouse Store
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“They have everything and lots of it! You'll need an annual membership to have access to the store.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Café
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“Charming local coffee shop on Los Rios street. Grab a cup of joe or a latte and take a stroll through the shops and galleries on the oldest residential street in California.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This Italian restaurant is one of our favorites. Pascuali is from Italy and has owned and run this restaurant since we moved here in 1995. The creme brulee here is our absolute favorite!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Has mostly anything you need for food including produce and meats. Close by, open early and late.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Gorgeous place to have a nibble and fabulous glass of wine. Their happy hour red wine is absolutely delicious. After, you can walk around the quaint town of San Juan Capistrano and have many choices of dinner venues to choose from.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Store
“If you're into vintage'ing, this is a great spot. Tons of vendors, great finds with mid-century modern treasures too. Eclectic and worth the visit!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Our favourite spot for Breakfast. Try the vanilla honey latte and their breakfast plate (the bacon is to die for). End on a sweet note with one of their berry crumbles or huge cronuts. OR a mimosa and you're golden! Also family friendly.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
Shoe Shop
“Reasonably priced beach gear (snorkels, goggles, boogie boards, beach chairs, frisbees, smash ball, etc)”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
Pharmacy
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  • 1 local recommends
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“Owned by my wife and I. A very fun place to go to make something out of clay or paint pottery. Ample help is provided, if needed.”
  • 1 local recommends