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Just north of downtown and Balboa Park, you'll find the largest selection of of dining options in the area, often al fresco. Hillcrest is the center of San Diego's LGBT scene, with nightclubs, eateries, inviting coffee houses, and indie boutiques. It's hip and walkable, which is important because parking can be scarce. An arthouse multi-screen cinema crowns a mixed-use complex on 5th. Hillcrest boasts the first street to be named in honor of Harvey Milk, the San Francisco gay rights pioneer.