San Diego’s Little Italy District, nestled near Downtown’s North Embarcadero Waterfront, is home to one of the area’s premier business districts and an innovative residential community. Bound by Laurel Street to the north, Front Street to the east, Ash Street to the south, and the San Diego Bay to the west. Known as a pedestrian-friendly community that boasts rich culture and history. New Italian-American and non-Italian business owners have helped attract some of the finest retail and residential developments in the region along its main commercial corridor, India Street. In addition, the Little Italy community serves as a model for downtown neighborhoods and urban planning both locally and nationally.