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Church Of Steel
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1. Church Of Steel

(13)

1433 University Ave Ste ASan Diego, CA 92103

(619) 342-8157

Badass atmosphere and by far the friendliest and most professional service I've ever had in a piercing place. They cared about my opinion the second…

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Black Rose Tattoo

3. Black Rose Tattoo

(12)

4603 Mission Blvd Ste 103San Diego, CA 92109

(858) 483-1542

I have a 1/2 sleeve on my right arm consisting of 4 pieces. My first 2 were done by Erik who unfortunately doesn't work at Black Rose anymore as far…

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Above All Tattoo

4. Above All Tattoo

(9)
BBB Rating: A+

1026 Garnet AveSan Diego, CA 92109

(858) 270-8287

I found this place online, called and spoke to Woody who was really nice and seemed knowledgable. This was my first tattoo so I had no idea what to …

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5. Sailor's Grave Tattoo Gallery

3958 4th AveSan Diego, CA 92103

(619) 542-1721
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6. 24 Hr Ocean Beach Tattoo And Piercing

(10)

1509 Rosecrans StSan Diego, CA 92106

(619) 223-2787

The tattoo i recieved is my ninth tattoo. O f all the previous tattoos I got this is the BEST customer service I have recieved. From the sketch to t…

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Full Circle Tattoo

7. Full Circle Tattoo

2312 30th StSan Diego, CA 92104

(619) 226-6575

From Business: Bill Canales, Gemma Pariente, Henry Gae and James Tran are all artistic and skilled customer service oriented professionals that are available to provide you with…

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8. Big City Tat2

(2)

2939 El Cajon BlvdSan Diego, CA 92104

(619) 299-4868

I have received three tattoos at Big City. I have been impressed all three times. I recently went in for a custom tattoo and I love it. I look forwa…

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9. Tattoos On Fifth

(1)

944 5th AveSan Diego, CA 92101

(619) 458-9865

The best experience ever I love all the artist that wprk hear .so come on down and gwt some ink tell them that earnie ask u to come check them out .…

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10. Gargoyle Tattoo

(1)

509 Park BlvdSan Diego, CA 92101

(619) 487-0252
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11. Guru Tattoo Inc.

(1)

2504 State StSan Diego, CA 92101

(619) 232-1011

Beautiful Shop!!!!!!! Best talent in town for sure!

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EC Tattoo 2

12. EC Tattoo 2

5850 Montezuma RdSan Diego, CA 92115

(619) 229-8282

From Business: We pride ourselves in providing customers with the highest quality custom tattoos and piercings. We make sure we provide knowledgeable and friendly staff to answe…

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13. Nothing Sacred Tattoo

519 BroadwaySan Diego, CA 92101

(619) 236-1091
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14. Super Fly Tattoos

439 BroadwaySan Diego, CA 92101

(619) 234-3597
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15. El Pantera Tattoo

950 S 26th StSan Diego, CA 92113

(619) 544-6441
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16. Night Owl Tattoo

3509 5th AveSan Diego, CA 92103

(619) 542-1606
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17. De Ville Tattoo

2850 Main StSan Diego, CA 92113

(619) 269-5599
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18. The Grand Reaper

3741 5th AveSan Diego, CA 92103

(619) 298-7974
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19. Taylored Tattoos

4009 Park Blvd # 14San Diego, CA 92103

(619) 356-3516
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20. Buju Tattoo

914 W Washington StSan Diego, CA 92103

(619) 866-6856
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21. Electric Tiger Tattoo

4107 Park BlvdSan Diego, CA 92103

(619) 241-2920
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22. Gold Stripe Tattoo

2820 University AveSan Diego, CA 92104

(619) 458-9477
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23. Saint Hillix Tattoo

3066 University AveSan Diego, CA 92104

(619) 501-2505
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24. San Diego Tattoo Supply

4077 30th St Apt 1San Diego, CA 92104

(619) 454-7253
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25. Diego Tattoo Gallery

3434 University AveSan Diego, CA 92104

(619) 246-5226
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26. Two Guys Tattoos

3641 El Cajon BlvdSan Diego, CA 92104

(619) 282-1330
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27. Walker, Pete

3641 El Cajon BlvdSan Diego, CA 92104

(619) 282-1330
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28. Jade Buddha Tattoo & Piercing Company

4660 El Cajon BlvdSan Diego, CA 92115

(619) 269-3573
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29. Ace Tattoo

BBB Rating: A+

5058 1/2 Newport AveSan Diego, CA 92107

(619) 222-5097
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30. Idle Han Tattoo Studio

4967 Newport AveSan Diego, CA 92107

(619) 642-0197
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Church Of Steel
r.doiron rated
Old School Americana for Dad

First and foremost, VERY clean shop. They use new disposable needles that they open infront of you so you can see that they are clean as well as changing out their medical gloves repeatedly. Atleast 3 times before putting new ones on for my work. Next, customer friendliness and professional manner. I felt welcome and they explained everything the artist was going to do, eventhough i've had 4 tats before this. You never know if you got bad or incomplete information before that. They made me feel right at home. I knew my tat would come out good, and was told by the artist that he would be honored to do it. I had brought in a picture of my dads tat. it was cruddy due to being a cell phone pic. He immediately new it could be found in sailor jerry book and was able to adapt the slight changes need. Also, took me in as a walk in. I was very happy with the work, it looks great and my old man would be impressed as is most of the family that has seen the tattoo. On a last note, he talked to me while he was working on a customer. I've had that happen to me before when getting work done and the artist (in spain) stopped for 45min then started again. I was glad to see, that it only took a minute or so away from his customer. He asked to see the drawing and the photo of my tat, then politely said he would get with me after his current customer. I highly recomend this shop, and i plane on getting next few tats there. My tattooist was Culleton. My friend also got a tattoo there by Lance, which she was very happy with. As for prices, I liked my price. Each artist will negotiate there own there. I've had a couple folks told me it sounded expensive for the tat, ($300) but, due to the meaning and the skillful artwork by Culleton, it was well worth it.

Church Of Steel
stevo10mu rated
In my line of work, tattoos ar...

In my line of work, tattoos are not quick sketches randomly placed on your body to take up space. They are much more, it becomes a representation of who you are and what you stand for. I like to refer to it as my war paint! I am surrounded everyday by men covered in ink with an eye for quality, So there is no room for flaws. i have had poor experiences in the past with a chest and fore armor tattoo, so i set out to find a place that could live up to my exceptions and could give me something that would last me the rest of my life that i could take pride in. That search ended at CHURCH OF STEEL. It is a very CLEAN and STRESS FREE environment where i have gotten to know most of artist/piercer on personal level. Lance specifically has made my ideas his priority. He has invested around 40+ hours into my back piece and full sleeve. His work is deliberate and effective. He improved and incorporated my previous fore arm tattoo into his sleeve and it looks amazing. I have limited windows where i can get into the shop and he does an awesome job at working me into his scheduled. I get complements all the time on his work and i am quick to recommend CHURCH OF STEEL.In fact my girlfriend is starting her sleeve next week!!! I will remain a loyal customer and friend at CHURCH OF STEEL, due to the fact that they are clean, professional and have earned my trust and respect. THANK YOU LANCE AND EVERYONE AT CHURCH OF STEEL!

Church Of Steel
angelabaty rated
My son and I were visiting San...

My son and I were visiting San Diego from Buffalo, NY and decided to get pierced while we were there. We checked out a few piecing places and when we entered Church of Steel, we were immediately impressed. Being in the dental profession, a sterile environment is first and foremost for me and Church of Steel had every aspect of cleanliness and safety covered. Art, the man in charge, was extremely knowledgeable, friendly, and helpful. He explained everything in a professional manner and took the time to make sure we understood the whole process and the importance of the high quality body jewelry his institution provides. I got the rook and my son got the industrial and the piercer, Fernando, was amazing. His attention to detail and his comforting demeanor made the whole procedure a pleasant experience. The aftercare that was thoroughly explained by both Fernando and Art resulted in piercings that are pain-free, healing beautifully, and already feeling great after less than a week! I HIGHLY recommend Church of Steel!

Church Of Steel
tikigeo rated
I've been a customer at Church...

I've been a customer at Church of Steel for over 5 years. I am constantly getting compliments for the work on my arm I've had done by Lance over the years. He is an awesome artist and has an awesome "chairside manner". Always making sure your comfortable and everything is going well for you. it's always been a great experience. It truly is the cleanest shop I've ever seen. I have referred a host of friends and relatives, who always come back satisfied and thank me for the awesome referral. The shop owner, Art, is a kind and caring dude. Often checking to see how your work is going, he also offers thoughtful tips for caring for your tattoo. My wife, daughter,son and of course myself have all had work done here and I would whole heartedly recommend them to anyone interested in a tattoo or piercing. 5 out of 5 stars.

Church Of Steel
chelle22 rated
Art, the owner of Church of St...

Art, the owner of Church of Steel, is the most talented, trustworthy, and knowledgeable piercer I've had pierce me. He runs a tight ship: clients are treated with respect, the shop is clean and the waiting area is lively, yet controlled. Some tattoo shops get quite rowdy and full of people loitering; that is not the case in this shop. As a single woman, I prefer this shop because I can stop in to order or pick up new jewelry and feel 100% safe going in alone. The whole team is friendly and personable, but never creepy or imposing. The crew works diligently to create a calm and upbeat atmosphere so clients can relax while getting their work done. Shop around before you get any body modification work done, but I'm sure you'll come back to Church of Steel. The quality and cleanliness are unsurpassed.

Church Of Steel
egib627 rated
Super Clean Shop!

Just had my very first tattoo done at church of steel by Culleton. I couldn't have imagined a better experience! From the moment I walked in, he made it all about me. He explained what I should expect and made sure I was ok the whole time. He gave me a brief explanation about the equipment and tools he was going to use and unwrapped everything in front of me explaining that everything was sterile and that if I ever went to a different tattoo shop, to make sure they did the same. When he was all done, I was all smiles :) :) :) (I love my new tattoo!) He then explained what I needed to do to take care of my tattoo. I'm doing exactly that!  I was so happy with the whole thing :) Good job Culleton!!

Hung Tattoo Parlor
lilahrobbs rated
I absolutely love this place. ...

I absolutely love this place. Though they might be busy and can't get you in the same day. The appointment is worth the wait. And you know they are busy for a reason. The customer service is superb. Trish, Hung's daughter, is a blast to talk to. Hung is a genius when it came to designing my tattoo. I wanted some sort of flowers and designs with my mother's quote in it. It came out perfect. Better than I ever expected. Trish did a quote for me on my back shoulder later on the month and it came out very nice. All and all, this place deserves a 5 star. Great work. Great customer service. Great people. You won't find "tattoo-titude" here! Hung's Tattoo Parlor is the best!

Ink Spot
jayson1464 rated
Artist Oyabun Keith

Artisit Oyabun Keith is a master of all works. His attention to detail in his work is amazing. I have gone back to Keith about 8 times now. He is great in small tattoos, Black and White, Color. He has done a great job on covering up a few old and cheap tattoos that were NOT done by him. I get a lot of questions asking where and who has done my tattoo work. Keith recently moved over to the Tattoo Inkspot, from Absolute Tattoo. If you are in Pacific Beach stop by and check out his portfolio. I gave Keith a couple of my ideas and he made some suggestions that made my Tattoo even look better than what I had in mind. Check him out. You may even see some of his work on youtube.

Church Of Steel
amgalarza rated
I am not from California and h...

I am not from California and have been looking for over a year to find a shop to get my tattoos and piercings done. I have checked out many places and none have impressed me, and to be honest some should not even be open for business. The second I walked into Church of Steel, I felt like I was back at my old shop in Virginia. Arturo made me feel very comfortable and welcomed into the store, and his professionalism is by far the best in San Diego. The shop is clean and organized and the staff is very helpful. I love Church of Steel and will be doing all my business here from now on! Thank you Arturo!!!

Two Roses Inc
mary66 rated
Amazing!

This tattoo studio is amazing, I have never seen anything like it before. The 2 artists working there (Randy Janson and Chris Cockrill) are incredibly talented tattoo artists and there is a coffee shop and a barber shop inside as well! It's also huge inside, and has a vintage decor to it which I loved. I had never been to this area of town before so I wasn't too sure what to expect, but it is a really cute and colorful neighborhood and seems to be a growing area of San Diego. There is a huge parking lot in the back too which was great. This place is really unique and I will definitely be back.

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