The Best pawn Shop In San Diego


As an essential service provider Express Pawn and Express Money Exchange is open for business.


The safety, trust, and the well-being of our customers and team members are our top priorities and we are committed to keeping you informed about what we're doing during this unprecedented time.

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From the heart of San Ysidro, San Diego, Express Pawn is the leading high-end pawn shop in California with over 40 years of experience in brokering luxury assets. We deliver professional, discreet and instant collateral loans for gold, silver, platinum, designer handbags, hard goods, professional grade tools, electronics, high-end watches, diamonds, bullion and numismatic coins. As the leading industry’s pawn shop in San Diego, we pride ourselves on delivering an excellent top-end quality service. Being founded on the principles of exceptional customer and community experience, we offer fair and honest collateral loans at a reasonable interest rate. What’s more!? We offer the first loan 0% interest up to $500 for five months with no hidden fees, meaning it’s absolutely free!



At Express Pawn, you will find the best deals on gold/silver/platinum jewelry, diamonds, watches, coins, electronics, tools and more! Look no further, Contact any of our nine locations in San Diego.



Sometimes life doesn’t go according to plan, and we know that when it rains it pours. We understand how unpredictable the future could be. That’s why we are here because our customers are family to us.



At Express Pawn. Excellent customer service and top dollar for your belongings is always our goal. We always pay the best market value for your jewelry, Electronics, tools, hard goods, and other items.

Express Pawn In Our Community

We are not your average pawnshop

We aim to leave our mark in person’s hearts and our history to live forever by helping others achieve their dreams, one person, at a time.


We value the loyalty and continuous support from our community throughout these past 39 years. Here at Express Pawn, you are part of the family and we are committed to providing the best service with honesty and integrity.

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Whether you are looking for a birthday gift or ready to take the next step in your life, you can count on us in helping you find the perfect solution.

Read what our clients say

  • positive review  Verry helpful and i found a ring i wanted

    Rodrigo Mendoza Avatar Rodrigo Mendoza
    June 28, 2017

    positive review  Muchas gracias x la buena atencion q me brindaron todo el personal muy eficiente en especial la srita. Anilu muy amable y me supo orientar.

    Grace Vazquez Avatar Grace Vazquez
    June 7, 2017

    positive review  Me gusto mucho la atencion y el servicio fue excelente muchas gracias señorita yuki

    Rosy Perez Avatar Rosy Perez
    July 19, 2017
  • positive review  Quedé muy satisfecho con la atención del gerente Manuel de la tienda de la 28, por su amabilidad y respeto.

    Alberto Salinas Avatar Alberto Salinas
    June 9, 2017

    positive review  Muy buen lugar para empeñar c los recomiendo,también para comprar joyería muy bonita.

    Carmen Arce Ruiz Avatar Carmen Arce Ruiz
    June 6, 2017

    5 star review  Buen lugar para ir por el regalo ideal para el festejo del día del padre.

    Laura Urzua Avatar Laura Urzua
    June 6, 2017
  • 5 star review  Cinthia Padilla was an amazing assistant with me. She answered all questions and thanks to her I purchased two bracelets. Go to her if you ever have any questions. She'll try to help you out as best as she can and you will leave satisfied from here.

    Mirna Gonzalez Avatar Mirna Gonzalez
    June 4, 2017

    positive review  Excelente servicio en la tienda de la 28, Manuel el manager fue muy servicial y amable, gracias por tan buena y rápida atención.

    Jacqueline Cantu Avatar Jacqueline Cantu
    June 9, 2017

    negative review  Llamo para aser una pregunta y me dejan en el teléfono x 25 minutos cuelgo y vuelvo a llamar y me asen esperar x 45 minutos y me responde una señorita k no ai nadien k me tome la llamada en empeño nesecita. Mejor servicio

    Lupita Gallardo Avatar Lupita Gallardo
    January 29, 2018
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