Fabulous Hillcrest Guide

Check out all Hillcrest has to offer during the month of April!

See more at the Hillcrest Business Association webpage, or click the image below.

City Deli
Celebrating 30 years of bringing New York Deli fare and comfort classics to San Diego. Melt-in-your-mouth corned beef and pastrami, lox, blintzes and cabbage rolls are amongst the favorites. Open late every night; ‘til 2 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Breakfast anytime. Ample validated parking. Full bar / happy hour.

535 University Ave. (on the corner of 6th Ave.) in the heart of Hillcrest

Café Barbera
Café Barbera’s unique concept offers a chance to relax in a warm, inviting and elegant Italian classic dining environment. Along with the unmistakable taste and aroma of their coffee, a number of fresh, tasty and healthy food items are also served.

3614 5th Ave.

Osteria Origano in Hillcrest will dazzle your senses and delight your taste buds with its warm and inviting atmosphere, paired with fresh, quality, Italian dishes. Join us for bottomless mimosas every day and Happy Hour Monday to Friday from 3 to 6 p.m.

3650 Fifth Ave., #103

Salt & Cleaver
Salt & Cleaver brings globally inspired sausages and International flavors together with innovatively prepared sides, and a full bar with over 30 beers on tap. Farm-fresh fare is provided by local purveyors and cleverly combined to produce plump, top-quality house-made Artisan sausages.

3805 Fifth Ave.

The Hillcrest Farmers Market is Growing

San Diego’s favorite market is growing. This month we’re making some major changes to make our market even better! The market will be expanding south down the University Avenue with a trolley service!

Visit for all the details.

University Ave. and Normal St., Every Sunday (Open Easter Sunday)

Wax Haus and Skin
Now offering Massage Therapy! Book your next massage and facial combo for just $99! Or receive a single massage for just $49. Wax Haus and Skin specializes in advanced waxing techniques, and skin and body treatments. Treat yourself to an unforgettable experience today.

3740 5th Ave.

Hillcrest Newsstand
The best selection of rare international and domestic magazines, journals, and foreigh language publications. Categories include: film, fashion, art and design, sports and fitness, travel, leisure, and more. You’ll also find souvenirs, sundries, snacks, beverages and lottery tickets.

529 University Ave.

Additional location at 4525 La Jolla Village Dr., D-31

Designer Style Sunglasses

We carry over 250 different styles of sunglasses for both men and women. Get the latest styles and fashions at a fraction of the cost of name brand sunglasses. Stop by and let our friendly staff help you pick out the perfect pairs for all occasions.

3870 Fifth Ave., 619.255.1547

Additional location at 4919 Newport Ave., Ocean Beach