San Diego Convention Center is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

1. San Diego Convention Center

8.8
111 W Harbor Dr (at 5th Ave), San Diego, CA
Convention Center · Marina · 116 tips and reviews

Kenya W.Kenya Watson: Check out the international car show and comic con when you get a chance

Kristian O.Kristian Odland: Check out Comicon, it is THE must attend geekfest, if you love movies, TV, Video Games & Comic Books

deviantARTdeviantART: Stop by Artists' Alley and see the incredibly talented artists who have traveled to San Diego from around the globe. Show your support for artists and the comic arts! We're proud to be a sponsor!

Villainous Lair Comics is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

2. Villainous Lair Comics

8.7
3220 Adams Ave, San Diego, CA
Comic Shop · Adams North · 11 tips and reviews

Fluffi K.Fluffi Kitten: Best comic book store EVER. May be small. Now but its worth it for the freindly real customer service!

Tami B.Tami Baribeau: The new space is great. Tons of room for board and tabletop games along with comics and memorabilia.

Annie D.Annie Downing: I didn't expect this place to have so much stuff. Seemed small from the outside. The front is a comic book store, the back is a board gamers paradise! Any indy board game, they have it here. :D

Southern California Comics is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

3. Southern California Comics

7.3
8280 Clairemont Mesa Blvd #124, San Diego, CA
Bookstore · Kearny Mesa · 14 tips and reviews

Amiee L.Amiee L: Great place to find $1 comics! And good selection

Brandon R.Brandon R: $1 for tons of older comics, or $10 for 12. They have new comics too of course.

JesJes: Kind of hidden, but the friendliest comic book joint in SD!

Comickaze Comics Books and More is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

4. Comickaze Comics Books and More

7.5
5517 A/B Clairemont Mesa Blvd (at Doliva St), San Diego, CA
Bookstore · Clairemont Mesa East · 9 tips and reviews

JeffJeff: Support your local comic shop!

OceanOcean: The best comic store in San Diego.

Ben H.Ben Hulett: Best comic shop ever.

Comickaze is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

5. Comickaze

7.6
2750 Historic Decatur Rd, San Diego, CA
Comic Shop · Naval Training Center · 2 tips and reviews

JoeJoe: Huge selection of comic books

Bob B.Bob Bretall: Lots of collected editions as well as monthly comics.

The Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

6. The Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter

8.3
910 Broadway Cir, San Diego, CA
Hotel · Horton Plaza · 53 tips and reviews

Keith H.Keith Hendricks: The zoo is an easy day trip while waiting for comic con. Take the 7 bus and it's a ten minute straight shot.

FlickDirectFlickDirect: Perfect downtown location for Comic Con. Attached to shopping mall that has a movie theater, Starbucks, Macy's and CVS.

Doug D.Doug Dadis: One of my favorite hotels to stay in SD. 4th floor balcony. That's where I always request to stay. I like to indulge an a cigar or two, with a drink and warm weather do it right outside the room?!?

Omni San Diego Hotel is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

7. Omni San Diego Hotel

8.5
675 L St (btwn 6th & 7th Ave), San Diego, CA
Hotel · East Village · 67 tips and reviews

Adam L.Adam L: check out happy hour in the bar. late hours and great pricing. even during comic con

칼리 노.칼리 노인: Come to San Diego for the convention? Give blood and Get free comic con swag.

Lexx C.Lexx Cardiel: Fav hotel ever! The water pressure is wonderful! You get a mind blowing scalp massage mmmmmmmmm

The Whiskey House is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

8. The Whiskey House

9.0
420 Third Avenue (J Street), San Diego, CA
Whisky Bar · Marina · 13 tips and reviews

Meah B.Meah B: The whiskey selection here is top notch. Even the beer selection is impressive. Great place to unwind at the end of Comic Con.

EvanEvan: Everything here was amazing. The old fashioned #1 and #3 were two of the best whiskey drinks I've ever had. 10 out of 10 would recommend to anyone!

Shelley M.Shelley Mills: Alex's Grumpy Gin- Uncle Val's Organic Gin, Jack Rudy Tonic, Calisaya, Lime

San Diego Comic Art Gallery is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

9. San Diego Comic Art Gallery

7.8
2765 Truxtun Rd, San Diego, CA
Art Gallery · Naval Training Center · 2 tips and reviews

Paul S.Paul Smith: I didn't know we even had a comic art museum! This is awesome. It's right next to IDW!

Bob B.Bob Bretall: Knowledgeable guy runs the place who can tell you anything you need to know about comics. Wonderful displays of art and TMNT stuff.

Bub's at the Ballpark is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

10. Bub's at the Ballpark

8.5
715 J St (at 7th Ave.), San Diego, CA
Sports Bar · East Village · 95 tips and reviews

Brandon H.Brandon Hoang: The best respite from Comic Con. Giant burgers, crispy tots, and a variety of beers on tap

Scott W.Scott Williams: What a great spot. Has big doors that open so you can feel the breeze. Their Bloody Mary is very good. My wife had the El Caliente mule and it was amazing.

DymphnaDymphna: Server didn't know if they served hot tea.... Hmmmmm

House of Blues San Diego is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

11. House of Blues San Diego

9.5
1055 5th Ave (btwn Broadway & C St), San Diego, CA
Music Venue · Central San Diego · 88 tips and reviews

Warner Bros. Comic-Con 2011Warner Bros. Comic-Con 2011: Visit the DC Booth for plenty of comic book fun. # SP

Warner Bros. Comic-Con 2011Warner Bros. Comic-Con 2011: Visit the DC Booth for plenty of comic book fun. #SP

Joseph N.Joseph Noguera: The food, the service, the live performance

Book Off is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

12. Book Off

8.0
4240 Kearny Mesa Rd #128, San Diego, CA
Bookstore · Kearny Mesa · 24 tips and reviews

Paul S.Paul Smith: Great selection of books, movies, games, and comics at discounted prices.

Bradford R.Bradford Riley: All-purpose mega nerd stop. Lots of books, video games and paraphernalia, even household goods and clothes 🤔

Jen A.Jen Amos: These books are CHEAP!!! Even cheaper than buying for books online! Check it out!

Taka Sushi is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

13. Taka Sushi

9.0
555 5th Ave (at Market St), San Diego, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Gaslamp · 61 tips and reviews

Álex T.Álex Torres: Best sushi in San Diego, I go there every year, several nights, while at Comic Con

Sarah P.Sarah Pasquesi: Excellent cuts of fish, delicious oysters, and the rainbow roll was good. I would pass on the unagi and Philadelphia rolls.

MM: High quality fresh fish. Good sushi rice. Easily one of the best Japanese places in San Diego. Quality comparable to Sushi Ota.

Hilton San Diego Bayfront is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

14. Hilton San Diego Bayfront

8.5
1 Park Blvd (at Harbor Dr), San Diego, CA
Hotel · Central San Diego · 137 tips and reviews

Color Ink B.Color Ink Book: Central location next to Petco Park, Convention Center and downtown SD - see you in a few more months for Comic Con!

Keith H.Keith Haynes: An absolutely amazing hotel! Stay here if you're going to a Padres game. This was my room view. Room 2415. Also an amazing view of the bay.

The Most Interesting Man in the WorldThe Most Interesting Man in the World: The concierge has been begging me to throw another soirée since my masquerade party in 1998. And I would, if that party wasn’t still going on.

Chocolat Cremerie is one of The 15 Best Places for Comics in San Diego.

15. Chocolat Cremerie

8.9
509 5th Ave (at Island Ave), San Diego, CA
Dessert Shop · Gaslamp · 83 tips and reviews

SEGASEGA: We discovered this spot during Comic Con, and ate here every day. With gelato, crepes, and a bar, I might have to move in. The banana nutella crepe was outstanding- Kellie, Community Manager

Amy D.Amy Davis: Their coffees are awesome, everyone is super friendly, and the food is always delicious. The gelato is AMAZING. Love the small, intimate, atmosphere. Definitely recommend

@SDWIFEY@SDWIFEY: Get the Affogato with Coconut Gelato. You will not regret it! Unless you're allergic, in which you should opt for vanilla bean.