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Address: Harbor Drive between Market and Grape streets, San Diego, CA 92101

This walkway along San Diego's waterfront gives visitors great views of...

This walkway along San Diego's waterfront gives visitors great views of downtown and a chance to choose from many restaurants along the way.

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Good area for a walk or viewpoint of the city

I walked down here twice during a short trip for work to SD. It is on the backside of the convention center, which is where I spent my day. So, after lunch, I walked up the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I walked down here twice during a short trip for work to SD. It is on the backside of the convention center, which is where I spent my day. So, after lunch, I walked up the steps (many people work out here including walking the steps! Too bad I was in work clothes otherwise I would have ran them a... More 

Thank Erin_leigh79
Zionsville, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Convention/conferences can get a bit lame after a bit. This area is just the backside of the convention center with a couple of park areas, a few restaurants and of course the marina. It was never overly busy even with our sizeable convention going on. Good place to get away to and enjoy the surroundings and collect your thoughts.

Thank mcgahat
Salmon Arm, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

A pleasant place to wander along the harbour. Some nice shops and we enjoyed our lunch at the Cheesecake Factory which is in the small square.

Thank TMLB
Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

This was a trolley stop, and so off we got. If you're interested in the Star of India, Harbor Cruises, or the USS Midway, this is your stop. We took a quick look-see and off we went to another location. This is a pretty commercial area, always something to do--real touristy. To us it seemed like this stop was one... More 

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Byhalia, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

The park makes for a great walk along the harbor. You can get very close to the yachts and other boats. There are plenty of benches for resting or people watching. The restrooms are a little lacking, but the views make up for them. The trolley stop is in front of the Marriot.

Thank Evelyn C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Great place to have that sunset-walk. A nice place to spend time with family and friends. There are nice restaurants and shops located in the area.

Thank Tetet T
San Diego
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We took the trolley downtown and walked to The Fish Market, then wandered the waterfront afterwards. It's only a few blocks walk from both the Sante Fe depot and Seaport Village stations. There are many options of things to do. The U.S.S. Midway is there, along with Seaport Village, harbor cruise rides, street musicians, Anthony's restaurant, the new Carnitas Snack... More 

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Dulzura, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We had a great experience at embarcadero park. Enjoyed San Diego symphony along with the mariachis Vargas. What a great experience venue next to the bay. All the concerts by the bay are enjoyable table service is available food is very good

Thank squinklesus
Wall Township, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Great place to walk, jog, picnic, sit and relax, or watch the boats and ships pass in the bay. There is usually some major event or activity at the park every weekend, and well worth the time to visit and enjoy

Thank wlbjayhawk
Weilerbach, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

great place to walk or job ... I prefer to walk along the emebaradero in the early evening when the heat has died down and the sun is setting. early morning is good too ... middle of the day has lots of people (though that is a better time to wander the area if you want to browse at the... More 

Thank HollyBerryElf

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