Featured Shops & Salons

Ashley Lane Fitness
Ashley Lane Fitness 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

Buffalo Exchange
San Diego's Flair for style rediscovered in used fashion retail shop. Buffalo Exchange|Buy Sell Trade.
3862 5th Ave - 619.298.4411

Detour Salon
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

Creative Crossroads
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

Gioia's Room
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
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

Hillcrest Shell
Service with a smile and open 24/7. More than just gas for your car, we are also a Food Mart & Car Wash. 
330 Washington St - 619.574-0656

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
Luigi Vera's

Uptown Pets
An array of toys, treats & accessories for any pooch, kitty, or lovable critter. Raw food available.
1040 University Ave - 619.26.1963

Ritual Salon
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

Winn's Barbershop
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

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