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Little Italy

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Neighbourhood: Downtown
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Address: 1668 Columbia St, From Laurel south to West A Street, San Diego, CA 92101-2502
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+1 619-233-3898
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09:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Description:

San Diego's oldest continuous neighborhood business district has continued...

San Diego's oldest continuous neighborhood business district has continued to be a vibrant ethnic business and residential community since the 1920s.

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US$47.00*
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Downtown and Little Italy Food Tour
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San Diego Scavenger Hunt Adventure
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Private Scenic San Diego Segway Tour

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Delicious authentic Italian *****

The street is beautiful to wonder down at night. The restaurants all come alive. We ate at one we randomly selected and it was divine. Most places were quiet busy. Defiantly at... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Brisbane
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The street is beautiful to wonder down at night. The restaurants all come alive. We ate at one we randomly selected and it was divine. Most places were quiet busy. Defiantly at must do while in San Diego

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Little Italy is the home for Italian food, cloth and shops. This street in San Diego is very homelike place unlike many other cities of America.

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michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had 2 meals here at Sorrento and Ironside. Charming area with parking being a challenge. If you eat at Sorrento SHARE the plates. The pizza was excellent as was everything else we ordered.

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Encinitas, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

but my favorite is the pasta house next to Starbucks, if you want fresh any type of pasta to take home, I especially love the linguine or Angel Hairr the Italian call Capalini

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Huntersville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

will definitly come back i will tell my friend about this amasing experience upon return best rate awesome place

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Rockport, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Use Old Town Trolley tours, hop on hop off, great value. we did not get off in Little Italy but they took us through and we got to see so much

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love taking a stroll on India Street either before or after eating at one of the many, delicious restaurants. The sidewalks are always lively.

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Hagerstown, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Several blocks of San Diego which of course features Italian restaurants. A few breweries mixed in where you can purchase samplers.

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Hiram, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Little Italy on our last night in San Diego, after a cruise. We had a romantic dinner and enjoyed the ambiance of this neighborhood. Our visit was before Christmas and all the lights were aglow. It was lovely and energized with a happy vibe! I stopped in a shop and found/purchased the perfect purse and matching wallet, which... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely restaurant where you can either sit inside or outside - the inside is beautiful (like sitting in an Italian restaurant in Italy) - good food and drinks with good service. Will definitely go back.

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