As the neighborhood gentrified thanks to an amenable leadership from City Hall pushed by aggressive mom and pop journalism that fired up community groups, the grime of crime was scrubbed off and by the turn of the 21st-century merchants were coming back.
|University Avenue offers an array of restaurant options, including City Tacos, where the chile relleno taco, a guero chile stuffed with Oaxaca and cotija cheese — is a popular choice.|
|Craft beer booms in a Craftsman neighborhood. North Park Beer Co. |
West Coaster Beverage Magazine photo.
|Upas & 28th Streets, where North Park meets Balboa Park. PillartoPost.org photograph|
|Each Thursday late afternoon to early evening you'll find the North Park Farmer's Market along North Park Way. |
North Park Main Street photo.