The Best Mexican Seaf
Since the neighborhood of San Ysidro sits on the U.S.-Mexico border, you can expect the very best authentic Mexican food from San Ysidro restaurants. Fish Mart is one of these restaurants, but its fresh seafood really sets in apart. The favorite items on the menu are the shrimp and octopus tacos. Even if you have never been an adventurous eater, the shrimp and octopus are seasoned just right, stuffed into a warm tortilla, and topped with a creamy sauce. Best of all, everything at the Fish Mart is made fresh and every order includes a free seafood soup.
Big Brands for Small
On the very southern edge of San Ysidros is the Las Americas Premium Outlets. This outlet mall has over 125 stores carrying luxury brands such as Coach, Michael Kors, Tommy Hilfiger, and many more. Open every day of the week, the Las Americas Premium Outlets is truly a shopping paradise located directly in San Diego. With such a wide range of stores, you are sure to find whatever it is you need. From jewelry to shoes, this outlet mall has got you covered head to toe. And if you ever work up an appetite, you have over 10 restaurants to choose from.
Take a Walk in the Pa
For a small urban neighborhood, San Ysidro has several beautiful public parks. At 6.7 acres, Vista Terrace Park is one of the largest. It features lots of lush grassy areas that are perfect for relaxing, sunbathing, and picnicking. The park also includes baseball fields, soccer fields, and a swimming pool for those looking to get active. Howard Lane Park is also over six acres, with basketball courts and multipurpose playing fields. There is also a picnic facility that is great for a family gathering. And, if the kids get bored, the park has a tot lot as well.