Get to know City Heights
University Avenue, from I-805 to 50th Street, serves as the central thoroughfare for conducting business in City Heights. The colorful shops and restaurants along its boulevards reflect a tapestry of ethnic and cultural groups that make it the most diverse neighborhood in San Diego.
City Heights' businesses sell products and provide services to meet the needs of an international customer base. There are over 170 restaurants, grocery stores and cafes providing Asian, Mexican, African, Italian, Greek, Middle Eastern and American foods. Other services and products include Chinese herb & tea shops, Vietnamese gift shops, international clothing stores, over 40 hair and nail salons, and over 75 auto maintenance and supply shops.