This lovely little coffee shop is one of the few establishments in SD infusing CBD in their offerings: you can add a shot of CBD to any caffeinated drink, though there’s a catch: you have to put it in the drink yourself (this is how they circumvent the FDA/California Public Health Department ban on including CBD in food or drink).
7. Blosum CBD
That being said, you can still find CBD edibles and drinks at the CBD dispensaries we list below, there just aren’t a ton of restaurants or cafes offering CBD-infused food/drink yet (though just wait, it’ll come).
Hours: Mon-Sun: 7AM-9PM
Where to Buy CBD Oil in San Diego (Stores that Sell CBD Oil)
One of the best-known CBD stores in the city, SoCal CBD Solutions carries many of the top national brands, including Charlotte’s Web and Elixinol (the only FDA-approved CBD formulation available in the US). We like their commitment to pharmaceutical grade CBD oil, but they also offer excellent CBD edibles, drinks, pet products, and more.
MedMen was founded with the intent to de-stigmatize cannabis and make shopping and obtaining information easier for consumers and patients. The building is easy to spot due to its size and coloring. The building is three stories tall, and the entire second floor’s exterior is red.
Despite being a fairly new establishment, with its doors officially opened to the public in August of 2021, this award-winning dispensary is pleased to offer several specials for its customers, including Senior Sundays (30% discount for those 55+) and Thrifty Thursdays (25% discount).
The heart of downtown San Diego, and the heart of the colleges around it, Central San Diego is incredibly densely populated. Because of this, there are great options for well-established and developed CBD shops nearby.
Central San Diego
Beautiful and secluded from the more populated regions of San Diego. East County is home to El Cajon, Lemon Grove, La Mesa, and Santee. Despite being a rural region of San Diego, the region has several options for quality CBD stores.
The rocky beachside region of La Jolla is plentiful with greenery, sights, tourists, and proper full-blown dispensaries. The following shops can be found conveniently within La Jolla.
Cannabist San Diego
Just a walk away from the La Jolla Cove, the building itself is distinguishable by its size. Despite being smaller, the Spanish arch entrance with a mosaic and glass windows catches the eye. Reviews mention the owners being friendly and going above and beyond.
TRU Leaf Labs specializes in the clinical approach to CBD. Expert technicians and clinical pharmacists work with hemp from seed to the very product that ends up on the shelf. The company can be hard to locate at first, as it is tucked away within a medical building.