Two blocks from the Old Town perimeter sits the city’s oldest brick building (circa 1856), officially certified as haunted by the US...
El Campo Santo
Continuing east, after San Diego Ave forks right at Conde St, you’ll find this cemetery which dates from 1849. It is the resting place...
Casa de Carillo
Just north of Old Town, this house dates from about 1820 and is said to be the oldest house in San Diego. It is now the pro shop for the...
Old Town Saloon
This one’s for the locals, so be cool. Swill a Bud Light, and play pool at one of four tables.
Old Town Mexican Café
Other restaurants come and go, but this place has been in this busy adobe with hardwood booths since the 1970s. While you wait to be...
2470 San Diego Ave · interesting places nearby
Every night, party people on a budget crowd into raucous Fred’s, especially on bargain ‘Taco-licious Tuesday.’ The straight-down-the-middle enchiladas, burritos and tacos won’t set standards, but it’s hard not to love the colorful interior and rangy patio.