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Girard Avenue and Prospect Street

About 16 Km Northwest of San Diego, Girard and Prospect Avenues, La Jolla, San Diego, CA
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Fashionable streets in La Jolla that offer expensive shops, boutiques, art galleries and elegant restaurants.
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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 days ago

A fun place to walk after you visit the cove. Keep in mind that most shops are rather expensive, although looking is free. Many restaurants which also tend to be expensive. Some good cafes and a great deli are located in this area. Better done...More

Thank Sarracenia
Reviewed 1 week ago

lots of small boutiques, Jose's good Mexican food, pricey galleries, rug stores and jewelry shops. parking is free, but minimal.

Thank 150karynf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

By all means come and stay. Museums for all interests-animal lovers would like National Geographic Museum, great painters/sculptures are plentiful. Great steals at Heavenly Couture for women. Check it out.

Thank Debra D
Reviewed 9 August 2017

La Jolla is a beautiful place to visit.I stopped there for coffee after disappointment in San Diego.I have heard so much about San Diego but when we visited it, was really sad.One of those "has been"cities. After a disappointing day in San Diego we stopped...More

Thank LynnM112017
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Nice upper end restaurant and shopping area. Did a quick family afternoon trip to La Jolla, had a nice lunch and went to the Cove to see the sea lions. Family enjoyed it.

Thank Corey E
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Great shops and galleries. You can browse the galleries many of which have breathtaking photos from around the world. Lots of great places to eat mixed in.

1  Thank chipdesigner
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Nice area to walk, eat and shop after a day in La Jolla cove, many restaurants and options to choose, many stores, the area is on the fancy side so expect premium prices.

1  Thank nemocali
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Easy walk from most hotels in the area. A lot of choices to shop from. We enjoyed a manicure and facial at different locations.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 13 June 2017

There is such a wide range of shops / restaurants /bars in downtown La Jolla that you can easily wander around for hours and come back again later to re-visit those places you didn't get to the first time. And the fact that there is...More

Thank 61Kristin
Reviewed 13 June 2017

During our stay in La Jolla, we enjoyed walking on Girard and Prospect. While staying at a hotel on Prospect, we enjoyed walking down Girard to the beautiful La Jolla Cove. We had fun shopping at upscale stores along Prospect and Girard where you can...More

Thank Ahava Emunah L
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9 June 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