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Racine & Laramie Tobacco Shop

2737 San Diego Ave, San Diego, CA 92110-2731
+1 619-291-7833
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Unfriendly Cigar Shop

I have visited this shop several times before and I had never experienced the unfriendly service as... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
ddmullis
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Atlanta, Georgia
via mobile
Neat shop

Neat little shop in the Old Town museum. Gave a nice feel as to what and old tobacconist/general... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2015
Mikef100
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Hawthorne, NJ
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San Diego's oldest cigar store.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
17 Aug 2017
“Unfriendly Cigar Shop”
25 Oct 2015
“Neat shop”
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2737 San Diego Ave, San Diego, CA 92110-2731
Old Town
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+1 619-291-7833
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

I have visited this shop several times before and I had never experienced the unfriendly service as we did tonight. We arrived around 645 thinking we would enjoy a quick house brand cigar in their unique antique lounge. We were quickly told by the gentleman...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2015

Neat little shop in the Old Town museum. Gave a nice feel as to what and old tobacconist/general store was like. Lots to look at and things to buy if you are so inclined.

1  Thank Mikef100
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic shop to go see! It is like you were back in time! I don't smoke (I really can't stand it) but it is such a terrific shop with all kind of old pipes, artifacts etc. the clerks are wearing old 19th century clothes....More

1  Thank Pomerols
Reviewed 30 July 2015

If you enjoy cigars or tobacco and if you are on the west end of Old Town, this is the place to visit. You might find a few sitting out in front enjoying their cigars. The staff is very helpful, friendly and courteous. The store...More

1  Thank Grumpy6513
Reviewed 12 November 2014

Bought here a few ounces of Turkish Shag which I brought back to Italy. Excellent quality ... do not know what to do once it will finish : )) Excellent service and charming smokin' joint!

3  Thank InJazzlove
Reviewed 27 March 2012

Located in the heart of Old Town and furnished with an outstanding collection of 1800 antiques, this cigar shop is a MUST VISIT if you are in the San Diego area. The owner David has a vast knowledge of cigars and is very helpful to...More

2  Thank realtybaja
Reviewed 16 July 2010

Great place for cigars and pipes. David, the owners son, is very passionate and knowledgeable.

2  Thank dkbmusic
Reviewed 31 January 2008

I love this place. They have a great selection of cigars and the staff is extremely helpful

3  Thank Jdizle
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Reviewed 14 February 2006

Old town is a beautiful place to enjoy a good pipe. The mexican food was great! Racine and Laramie was a nice part to our vacation.

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 December 2004

love, love, love, the treasures this store has. A range of well hidden gems lurk behind the authentic victorian cabinets. Not just tobacco, they have beautiful boxes, marbles, old fashioned games and toys, knives. The people who work there looked awesome. They were all costumed...More

2  Thank SDQuality
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