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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.

The genie has your back

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  My opinion for Express pawn is the best place to buy gold and sale your jewelry the people is really nice and friendly with all the questions you have I really recommence Express Pawn

    Adriana Arturo AR Avatar Adriana Arturo AR
    June 6, 2017

    positive review  Muy buenos precios y excelente servicio 100% recomendable.

    Gerarda Solis Avatar Gerarda Solis
    February 6, 2015

    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
  • positive review  Esta fenomenal la promoción del Día del Padre en joyería y electrónicos. Aprovechen y compren el regalo a papá .

    Rebecca Brown Avatar Rebecca Brown
    June 6, 2017

    positive review  Siempre me atienden con mucha amabilidad, me ayudan con mis tramites.... y la verdad, siempre salgo con un extra !

    Mara Serrano Avatar Mara Serrano
    May 7, 2020

    positive review  Me gustó mucho el servicio de Cynthia P. Me ayudó con mi compra. Gracias !

    Joseph Coronel Avatar Joseph Coronel
    June 4, 2017
  • positive review  Me gusta esta casa de empeño por su variedad en los productos y sus especiales. Gracias Cynthia P por tu ayuda!

    Gera Contreras Avatar Gera Contreras
    June 8, 2017

    positive review  I love this pawn shop..always nice people really good customer service love it

    Nita Velasquez Avatar Nita Velasquez
    November 15, 2015

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

    Rosy Perez Avatar Rosy Perez
    July 19, 2017
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