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Best things to do in Clairemont Mesa East, San Diego

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Grocery or Supermarket
“Fresh organic local produce and every specialty food you could need including gluten free, gmo, and vegan. Also sells awesome seafood and steak, fresh baked cookies, and has a fantastic wine selection.”
16 locals recommend
Dumpling Restaurant
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“Dumpling Inn and Shanghai Saloon...Best Chinese! Their wonton soup and combination fried rice is the best. You can get it delivered through Postmates! Or if you'd like to drive, it's 11 minutes away - just over 5 miles.”
17 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“When you can't find what you need at Carnival, this is the next place to go. ”
11 locals recommend
Bakery
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“A cheap, iconic place for bread and pastries. You can't go wrong with anything here!”
12 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“"Respecting the world, respecting the earth, respecting one another. Based on this philosophy, our continuing goal at Sipz is to promote a healthy vegetarian lifestyle by providing both healthy and tasty options at an affordable price."”
12 locals recommend
Plaza
“This is the part of San Diego that has a concentration of Asian Restaurants, and is where our Asian population goes to get authentic dishes. We like Tajima and Tofu House. Korean and Mongolian Bbq is great too. Pho is available. "Jasmine" is a time honored locale and serves dim sum.”
12 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great place for Ramen! My kids are always wanting to eat here and the food is good!”
10 locals recommend
Arcade
“Boomers has miniature golf, go karts, rock wall, bumper boats and batting cages!”
7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Vietnamese sandwiches and sides. also a little store and bakery for anything you need. food is delicious if you want to try something different. ”
9 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Ramen, did someone say ramen?! Yes, any style that you like, with whatever tasty treats you want. This is a great place to enjoy a bowl of steaming hot soup and noodles. Must Have: Curry Ramen”
7 locals recommend
Dim Sum Restaurant
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“Popular entrees like Peking duck & rotating carts of dim sum lure locals to this spacious spot.”
5 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Pizza pizza everywhere and not a diet to be spared. We enjoy Pieology. Pieology is a chain, but a good one. Like a fancy platinum chain from a rap video (we know its a rental chain bro). Sorry I get on tangents. They make the pizza right in front of you so no boogers. Can't beat that!”
7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This is a fun and tasty experience. This too has a wait to it (line) but your hunger will be appeased very quickly with all you can eat Korean BBQ. ”
4 locals recommend
Pub
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“A very Irish dive bar. Live Irish music, karaoke night and more. It is a quick 10 minute walk from here to there.”
6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Opens 24/7 My number one (midnight snack)Mexican restaurant. You have to get surf&turf burrito along with carne or pollo asado fries. MUST TRY if you're a fan of Mexican food like I am.”
6 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“A taste of Japan’s sushi-go-rounds here in San Diego. Prices average $2.75 per plate. Great for small groups. ”
5 locals recommend