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Address: Between La Brea Blvd. and Fairfax Ave., About 8 km (5 miles) west of downtown Los Angeles, West Hollywood, CA

Trendy area filled with funky stores and cafes and great for...

Trendy area filled with funky stores and cafes and great for people-watching.

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nice shopping area with lots of stores with different variety. good strip to walk and browse around.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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San Clemente, California
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172 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to walk and shop. Several restaurants, coffee stops and plenty of local shops with Street wall mural art on the side of the buildings usually at each corner of the block.

Thank windiveski
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice shopping area with lots of stores with different variety. good strip to walk and browse around.

Thank ijnanyay
Dallas, Texas
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66 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It seemed to be just like the other streets with a few more pic locations Melrose and Laural was the hot spot.. where the MADE IN LA sign is

Thank creekmo1
Toronto, Canada
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171 reviews
101 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This street of eclectic shops is good for an afternoon, even a day, of strolling. There are lots of different genres of stores & restaurants, and the character of the street changes several times as one walks from La Cienega to La Brea. The vintage shops are a stark contrast to the high-end shops carrying unique non-mass-production clothing. A few... More 

Thank 5gordons
Los Angeles, California
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43 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Love strolling the street--which attracts a fair share of wacky folks-- and browsing the vintage shops

Thank Pattithediva P
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124 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Helen and I spen most of a Sunday walking this area visiting the myriad of independent stores and enjoying the great coffee shops. The weather was perfect, the distractions first class. Can't wait to return.

Thank Mike L
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24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We went through it on a bus tour. It was interesting to see but that's about it. The tours give you info and facts. I'd suggest only going there is using a tour bus

Thank hestersherwin
marysville ohio
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571 reviews
172 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Great stop in LA for dining, drinks and shopping. Cute boutiques. Great people watching. Really cute shops for finding unique things

Thank lindas286
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113 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Shopping not my thing but this is my kind of shopping. Pull up outside, go in buy, drive on.... more real world style than Rodeo Drive

Thank Nick w
New York City, New York
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58 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Even Melrose is not anymore a trendsetting street but it's still very interesting and nice to even walk around ( I'm from NYC )

Thank RossoDiavel

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