The three major Outlet Centers in San Diego County offer the best selection with the widest array of the best outlet stores anywhere. They include Las Americas Premium Outlets in nearby San Ysidro, Carlsbad Premium Outlets in romantic Carlsbad near LEGOLAND and the Viejas Outlet Center at the Viejas Casino in East County. These mega centers feature hundreds of name brand stores with an awesome selection of bargains at everyday less than retail store prices.
Las Americas Premium Outlets
Las Americas Premium Outlets is the newest outlet center in San Diego County. It’s ideally located on the way to Tijuana at the Mexican Border. Because it is at the Mexican border it is aptly named Las Americas Premium Outlets. To get there take the last U.S. exit before crossing into Mexico and travel west along Camino de la Plaza to 4211 Camino de la Plaza (619-934-8400). It’s the premiere shopping destination for both Mexicans living in Mexico, San Diegans, and visitors from both sides of the border. The center features 125 of the best-known outlet stores including 2b bebe, Calvin Klein, Guess, Nike, Polo Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger and more.
Brooks Brothers Outlet Store
Many Impressive Stores
Old Navy Outlet Store
Carlsbad Premium Outlets
Carlsbad Premium Outlets is in San Diego’s North County just off of I-5 at Palomar Airport Road, at 5620 Paseo del Norte (760-804-9000). This upscale outlet is teeming with 90 of the best outlet stores in the county. The outlet stores include Banana Republic, Barneys New York, Brooks Brothers, Calvin Klein, Crate and Barrel, Juicy Couture, Kenneth Cole, Polo Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger and more. They are located next door to the Carlsbad Flower Fields, many restaurants and LEGOLAND.
Barneys New York
Fun for Families & Children
Great Store Selection
Viejas Outlet Center in East County San Diego
Viejas Outlet Center is the third Outlet Center. It’s located in East County on the Viejas Indian Reservation. Most of the same outstanding name brand stores are showcased here. The best part about visiting this outlet center is that being on an Indian Reservation that has a casino means you need only step across the street to gamble and dine in one of their many dining venues. Free Parking. It’s located at the East End of Alpine at 5000 Willows Rd.
Popular East County Shopping
Shop ‘Till You Drop
Other San Diego Outlet Venues
Bargain shoppers will also delight in the discovery of these smaller outlets.
Baja Duty Free at 4590 Border Village Rd., San Ysidro (619-428-6671).
Entenmann’s Bakery at 5375 Keany Villa Rd., Kearney Mesa (858-277-6886).
Oroweat Bakery Outlet at 465 C St. in Chula Vista (619-427-5030).
Loehmann’s, 1640 Camino Del Rio North, Mission Valley (619-296-7776). Featuring name brand men’s and womens apparel for less.
Nordstrom Rack, 1640 Camino Del Rio North in the Mission Valley Shopping Center (619-296-0143). Open Mon. Fri. 10 a.m.9 p.m., Sat. till 8 p.m. and Sun. 11 a.m.–7 p.m. They feature all of the fashions sold at Nordstrom at major discounts. This is Nordstrom’s left overs not sold at their main stores.
Off Saks Fifth Avenue, 1750 Camino de la Reina, Mission Valley, (619-296-4896).
San Diego Outlet Center at 4498 Camino de la Plaza in San Ysidro was the first outlet center in San Diego. It’s across the street from the huge Las Americas Outlet Center. To get there exit the last exit before entering Mexico. Many of the original outlet stores moved across the street to the Las Americas Center, but several still remain here. It is open daily.
Sears Appliance Outlet 960 Sherman St., Bay Park (619-497-1123).
Off Saks Fifth Avenue
San Diego Outlet Center