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711 University Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
United States
Store: 7am to 10pm daily; 7th Ave Pub: Noon - 9:30pm daily
P: 619.294.2800
F: 619.294.2830

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Holiday Hours
Wednesday, December 31 7am -8pm Thursday, January 1 9am - 7pm

About the Store

Whole Foods Market Hillcrest location opened  in 1997 and was the second location to open in San Diego County. We are located just north of the infamous Gaslamp Disctrict and Little Italy, and right off the 163 freeway.

The store features the freshest sustainable seafood, compassionately raised organic meat, a huge assortment of organic produce, a sushi and Asian station, in house prepared foods including stone oven pizzas, custom made salads and sandwiches, and much more. We also offer an extensive catering menu for all events and parties. We focus on sourcing product from local vendors and growers, which distinguishes Whole Foods Market Hillcrest as a leader in bringing the freshest and finest products to our shoppers.


Here's what in store for you:

  • More than 200 organic fruits & vegetables daily
  • Organic Juice Bar
  • Floral department
  • Coffee Bar with custom blended espresso, pour over and French press coffee drinks
  • Artisan breads baked daily in house
  • Custom decorated cakes
  • Huge Selection of beer & wine
  • More than 100 Artisan Cheeses
  • Dedicated Raw & Gluten-Free Sections
  • Vitamins, supplements and probiotics 
  • EV Charging Station
  • And, more! 

Our 7th Ave Pub offers more than 30 beers on tap and daily Happy Hour specials Monday - Friday from 4pm - 8pm (and Saturdays from Noon-3pm). Also check out $5 house beers and wine on Sundays!

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