When it’s time for food and drink, everyone’s in for a treat. Carlsbad has flavor, with its own emerging foodie scene that’s winning rave reviews. From creme brulée french toast to those iconic fresh fish tacos paired with an IPA or crisp California chardonnay, you’re guaranteed to find old favorites and new gourmet offerings - within walking distance.
With a Walker’s score of 90, the village is truly a strolling paradise and also home to boutique clothing shops, antique resellers, art galleries, a weekly Farmers’ Market and even New Village Arts, a theatre committed to showcasing artistic experiences.
Looking for more adventure? Simply cruise along Pacific Coast Highway, one of the nation’s most legendary scenic routes, for easy access to Legoland, the surf community of Encinitas, racetracks and fairgrounds in Del Mar, luxury shopping and stunning views in La Jolla, or the fun-filled energy of downtown San Diego.