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Your guide to the 4 top spots in San Jose's Fairgrounds neighborhood

Looking to uncover all that Fairgrounds has to offer? Get to know this San Jose neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a sushi spot to a paintball shop.

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

1. Cha Cha Sushi

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Topping the list is sushi bar and Japanese spot Cha Cha Sushi. Located at 547 W. Capitol Expy, it's the most popular business in the neighborhood, boasting four stars out of 3,185 reviews on Yelp. The family-owned business has been open since 2008 and serves sashimi, sushi and more.

2. I Heart Custom Shirts

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I Heart Custom Shirts, a t-shirt printing and embroidery spot, is another much-loved neighborhood go-to, with five stars out of 129 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1723 Little Orchard St., Unit D to see for yourself. The shop also offers direct-to-garment printing, in which an image is digitally printed onto cotten apparel using a DTG Printer. 

3. Evergreen Supply

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Check out Evergreen Supply, which has earned five stars out of 53 reviews on Yelp. You can find the plant nursery at 2984 Monterey Highway. The family-owned business opened in 1961 and offers a variety of building supplies and landscape and hardscape materials. 

4. Cutting Edge Paintball

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And then there's Cutting Edge Paintball, a local favorite with five stars out of 120 reviews. Stop by 919 S. Second St. to hit up the paintball spot, which offers sporting goods and more, next time you're in the neighborhood. The store also offers repairs on paintball equipment. 

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