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The Gaslamp Quarter in San Diego

Shop, play, eat, and dance at the Gaslamp Quarter in the heart of Downtown San Diego. The Gaslamp Quarter is a National Historic District and San Diego's most exciting dining and entertainment destination.
This eclectic neighborhood offers stunning Victorian architecture and over 150 diverse restaurants, caf├ęs, nightclubs, lounges, wine bars and live music venues. Savor diverse cuisines and late night eats at Analog, Burger Lounge and Blue Point Coastal Cuisine. Get into fashion and fun in the Gaslamp Quarter with 80 shops, boutiques and art galleries. Check out cool events, like the Gaslamp Music & Art Festival and Taste of Gaslamp.


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  •  Gaslamp Music & Art Festival(Memorial Day Weekend)
  •  Taste of Gaslamp
  •  Mardi Gras in the Gaslamp
  •  San Diego Restaurant Week
  •  San Diego Film Festival
  •  ShamROCK (St. Patrick's Day Festival)
  •  Fallback Festival Children's Historic Street Faire


  •  Shopping
  •  Live Music
  •  Wine Tasting
  •  Dining
Before you go

Gaslamp Quarter Shopping

The Gaslamp Quarter is a shopping oasis with over 80 stores, shops, boutiques and art galleries. From vintage fashions to designer brands and unique gifts, the Gaslamp Quarter is home to Urban Outfitters, Lucky Brand Jean, Dream, MAC Cosmetics, Bettie Page Boutique, G-Star, Oakley, QuiksilverBoardriders Club, Sketchers, The PUMA Store and the HUB Market. Shoppers also find retail therapy at Horton Plaza shopping mall.


Dining in the Gaslamp is a culinary journey. The Gaslamp Quarter is home to 150 restaurants, steakhouses, cafés, pubs, wine bars and late night eateries. Savor diverse cuisines - from seafood and sushi to authentic Mexican and Italian fare - at popular Gaslamp Quarter restaurants like Analog, Burger Lounge, Blue Point Coastal Cuisine, Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, Palm Restaurant and Brian's 24 Restaurant Bar & Grill.

Where is the best place to park?

The Gaslamp Quarter offers metered street parking, garages and surface lots in and around the district. Metered street spots are limited and cost $1.25 per hour through 6 pm. Street parking is free at night and on Sundays. Park-it-on-Market and the 6th & K Parkade are community garages adjacent to the Gaslamp with hourly and event rates. You'll also find parking at Horton Plaza, which validates for up to three hours of free parking when you shop. If you are staying at the Bristol, we recommend you valet park with us and walk to all there is to do and see in the area.

Where can I hear live music?

Gaslamp Quarter offers an awesome nightlife and music scene. Enjoy live music - from rock to blues to jazz - and dynamic local artists in the Gaslamp Quarter’s many venues, clubs, and bars. Check out the hottest live music and dancing at Croce's Restaurant & Bar, Gaslamp Tavern, Stage Saloon, Patrick's II, Henry's Pub, The Field Irish Pub and Jimmy Loves. The Tipsy Crow offers a cool songwriter's night.
Gaslamp Quarter
0.24 Miles from Hotel
665 5th Ave, San Diego, California, 92101 619-233-5227 Visit Website

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