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Address: Melrose Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90046
Phone Number: +1 323-469-8311
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This funky, eclectic, unique, trend-setting neighborhood includes shops,...

This funky, eclectic, unique, trend-setting neighborhood includes shops, restaurants and galleries.

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Great People Watching

Great place to people watch and do some shopping. Several great little shops and places to snack. Take a walk and smell the flowers.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 July 2016
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Pensacola, Florida
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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

On one hand, nothing special, but on the other hand one of the more fashionable streets of Los Angeles with lots of bars, cafes, fashion stores and also many design nd antique stores. Relatively low rise, only a couple of floors makes it more appealing than other nearby areas with more high rise.

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Kolomna, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Melrose Avenue is a shopping, dining and entertainment destination in Los Angeles that starts at Santa Monica Boulevard, at the border between Beverly Hills and West Hollywood. It ends at Lucille Avenue in Silver Lake. Melrose runs north of Beverly Boulevard and south of Santa Monica Boulevard. Its most famous section, known as the Melrose District, is the West End... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

It has a specific charm with its 2 floors buildings some of which have an interesting architecture. The nice part is The Row and towards West Hollywood. Around Cienaga shops or no longer fashion related they become rather more focused on design, antiques, art etc.

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Pensacola, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Great place to people watch and do some shopping. Several great little shops and places to snack. Take a walk and smell the flowers.

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Thank Cspear
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Melrose avenue is one of my favorite go-to areas in LA when I need my shopping fix. One of my faves is Fred Segal. This famous store houses two retailers and a cafe and there is something in store for everyone!

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Amsterdam, Nederland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

This is where you can find a the small lovely boutiques with more unique and one of kind clothing. Make sure you visit Melrose Ave at least once.

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West Hollywood, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

There's definitely some weird shops on melrose. If you're in the market for a giant body suit made of chain mail and pink rubber spikes, this is your jam. I wouldn't go east of la brea unless you're going to golden apple comics which is just east of labrea. The farther west you go, the nicer the street gets. You're... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016

I expected to see an avenue full of life and stores. On the contrary, the stores starting opening after 12 p.m and there was anything remarkable there. It is a complete waste of time and it is not worth your time.

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2015

Walking down Melrose is definitely a special experience to be had, especially the varied storefronts along the way. But for shopping it just doesn't cut it unless you're maybe a part of the 1% who wants outfits that virtually no one else has, or has ever seen. Still a few bargains at second hand outlets. Window shop, get ideas, buy... More 

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Cambridge, Minnesota
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for some really nice vintage and upcycled clothing and accessories.. Melrose ave has them. The prices in most all the shops, both vintage and new, are very reasonable. Not many restaurants in the area. And, if you are traveling with kids or are sensitive to alternative cultures, watch the shops you wander into!! Oh yea! the... More 

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