A picturesque corner of Southeastern San Diego, Otay Mesa offers scenic vistas that are second to none, along with being nice to live in. Otay Mesa is a prominent shipping hub and is home to a healthy number of residents.
One of the highlights of the area is the vast amounts of nature trails open to the public as Otay has the largest stretch of land in South San Diego. Families and very active, outdoorsy people will find the neighborhood a delight to live in with all the parks and outdoor areas to enjoy. Otay Lake County Park is one of the more loved parks in the area. Of course, there is also Otay Lake and the Otay Valley Regional Park. There are a number of spots where bird watching is very popular, with Otay Mesa attracting over 200 types of birds all-year-round.
There are many dining establishments in the area that can satisfy any craving, like Big Philly’s Cheese Steaks and Subs that offer classic East Coast fair, Beyer Deli, and the highly-rated Fernandez Restaurant. Being so close to the border, Otay is also drenched in culture and has a rich history that can be enjoyed by locals and visitors alike.