Your guide to the 3 top spots in Chula Vista's Southwest neighborhood

Panda Imperial Restaurant | Photo: Theresa B./Yelp

Looking to uncover all that Southwest has to offer? Get to know this Chula Vista neighborhood by browsing its most popular businesses: a Chinese eatery, a Cuban rotisserie/bakery and a hair salon.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Southwest, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Panda Imperial Restaurant

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Topping the list is Chinese spot Panda Imperial Restaurant. Located at 1208 Third Ave. (between Oxford and Kennedy streets), it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting four stars out of 143 reviews on Yelp. The restaurant's extensive menu includes beef, chicken, chop suey, fried rice, hot pot, noodle, pork, seafood and vegetables dishes. 

2. Los Pollos Rotisserie & Cuban Bakery

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Los Pollos Rotisserie & Cuban Bakery is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, at 1372 Third Ave., 4.5 stars out of 661 reviews. The spot specializes in rotisserie chicken and a variety of baked goods, including meat pies and pastries.

3. Jami's Braid Designz and Dreads

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Last but not least, hair salon Jami's Braid Designz and Dreads is another much-loved neighborhood go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 52 Yelp reviews. The by-appointment-only business for women and men is open seven days a week. Head over to 1550 Broadway, Suite E to see for yourself. 

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