As one of San Diego's most vibrant neighborhoods, Hillcrest offers numerous shopping opportunities! From local artisans and handcrafted gifts at Creative Crossroads, to the latest styles at Gioia's Room Boutique, to vintage finds at Luigi's One-Of-A-Kind Fashion, Hillcrest has it all!
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Featured Shops & Salons
StudioLifted is a chic-boutique, health and fitness studio located in the heart of Hillcrest. Open seven days a week and provides a variety of classes.
1450 University Ave #201 - 619.795.6892
Artists & Craftsman Supply
Creative supplies for artists & crafters, from painting & sculpting to bookbinding and origami. If you live and breath arts & crafts- Artists & Craftsman is your go to spot.
3840 Fourth Ave, - 619.688.1911
Beauty By Dolly
Voted InStyle's Best. Serious de-fuzzing & brow perfection at San Diego's premiere threading salon.
3650 5th Ave #101 - 619.664.4740
Adam + Eve
An Upscale specialty boutique for discerning couples, women & men featuring Lingerie, novelties, party supplies and men's underwear. Explore. Shop. Experiment.
415 University Ave - 619.291.6969
Cody's Home + Gifts
Cody's Home + Gift offers furniture, home decor, and lighting for every room of the home in a wide range of styles.
1029 University Ave - 619.269.7264
San Diego's Flair for style rediscovered in used fashion retail shop. Buffalo Exchange|Buy Sell Trade.
3862 5th Ave - 619.298.4411
Our special elixir is killer hair & bomb serious. A dash of whimsy & real people serving people. Whether you want a quick trim or a full makeover- you'll love our trained staff.
142 University Ave - 619.297.9000
A creative marketplace with local art and handmade gifts! Also the home of the San Diego LGBT Visitors Center.
502 University Ave - 800.685.2513
ADo well. Live well. And dress really well. A women's clothing boutique with a touch of handmade accessories and local art. Free alterations with purchase, too!
3739 6th Ave - 619-431-5723
Blending the fashions of the past and present. Unique clothing,shoes, & accessories from every era.
3849 5th Ave - 619.291.4200
Flashbacks San Diego
Hillcrest Ace Hardware
The coolest hardware store on the planet. Your neighborhood hardware store for over 17 years.
1003 University Ave - 619.291.5988
Green Fresh Florals
Full service flower-shop filled with the freshest flowers, indoor/outdoor plants, unique vases & pottery, and one of a kind gifts. City & global delivery available.
3785 4th Ave - 619.544.0504
Index Urban provides quality travel goods including specialty luggage, briefcases, backpacks, wallets, travel accessories, and our on site luggage repair.
3833 5th Ave - 619.255.5755
Upscale gay mega store with an extensive range of gay and lesbian merchandise including: designer men's clothing, underwear, swimwear, DVD's, adult toys and more.
1295 University Ave - 619.497.1970
Luigi Vera's Buy, Sell & Trade
A resale boutique with high-end and designer handbags, clothes, shoes, belts and more! Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Dior, Gucci, Louboutin, Andrew Christian & more!
3823 5th Ave - 619.291.5988
Ritual Salon is dedicated to service & value. Striving to fulfill each customer's needs and desires.
1807 Robinson Ave - 619.296.1756
Village Hat Shop
Flagship location; Biggest hat store in the USA. Over 15,000 hats in stock. 32 years in San Diego.
3821 4th Ave - 619.683.5533
Old school style w/charm & stories; you'll walk out of Hillcrest's original barber shop dapper and smiling.
445 University Ave - 619.295.1597
Specialty store featuring fruity balsamic vinegars, cooking oils, wines, exquisite spirits, such as whiskey, grappa or cognac as well as delicatessen specialties.
1050 University Ave. E103 - 619.534.5034
Hillcrest Farmers Market
Shop art, crafts, clothing, an international food court, and fresh produce!
Normal St. & University Ave - Every Sunday 9AM-2PM