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Bankers Hill/Little Italy Overlooking Downtown

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$32 for Haircut, Shampoo, Neck and Scalp Massage, and Blow Dry at Salon 5th Ave

Salon 5th Ave Hair & Spa has 4.5 stars on Yelp! Includes cut, shampoo, therapeutic neck and scalp massage, and blow dry. Salon 5th Ave Hair & Spa is committed to providing clients with exceptional service and quality products accessible to all kind of budgets. They present a high-quality, comfortable ...

Bankers Hill News & Stories

Urban hiking in Maple Canyon

A hidden canyon trail in the heart of the city.

Like much of California’s coast, San Diego’s topography is unique. Mountains in the east give way to plateaus, which in turn give way to labyrinths of canyons that eventually find their way into the ocean. ...

Not your dad's date night at Bertrand at Mister A's

A modern look at a mainstay

As a young adult in San Diego, Bertrand at Mister A’s was one of those fine-dining establishments in the sky (or 12th floor, to be precise) that I never felt “fancy enough” to enter. I ...

Croce's happy hour: so-so food, go-go beer

At the new "Park West" location: baby-backs is it!

It looks kinda like a sheikh's tent from across the street. Cabana-style brown and black drapes and awnings half conceal the big sidewalk terrazza. We're at the "Fifth and Olive Building" up here at, well, ...

Wasted water in Bankers Hill?

Runoff from pipe-replacement project raises concern

City efforts to replace the water mains in Bankers Hill have subjected residents to road and lane closures in the past few weeks, but it's the water runoff streaming down Fifth Avenue that has residents ...

Is Downtown eating its own?

This week's departure of Croce's makes you wonder why the good places downtown so often die young.

Croce's is on the way out — of downtown — and on the way in, to Bankers Hill. Like Café Bassam before it, the beloved live music icon had to abandon downtown and retreat up the hill because it had been too successful. It sounds as though Croce's Park West will be pretty much the same, but the Gaslamp won't. A bit more life has just been sapped from it.

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