From Mild to Wild: The Crazy Pepper Offers Hot Sauces for Every Taste

The Crazy Pepper is a hot sauce specialty store located in the lively Fiesta de Reyes in Old Town San Diego State Historic Park. This unique shop offers a wide selection of hot sauces carefully selected for their flavor, quality, and authenticity.

The passionate owners of The Crazy Pepper have traveled to various regions to form partnerships with small, independent producers. They are committed to sourcing the finest hot sauces that are made using traditional methods and are free from any artificial ingredients or preservatives.

Upon entering the store, customers are immediately struck by the vibrant colors and the aroma of various peppers. The store is arranged by heat level, making it easy to find hot sauces that suit your taste preferences. The shop’s staff is well-trained and knowledgeable about the different hot sauces and can provide information about their flavor profiles, recommended uses, and pairing suggestions.

One of the things that sets The Crazy Pepper apart from other shops is its wide variety of hot sauces from different regions and producers. They offer hot sauces from all over the world, including the USA, Mexico, Caribbean, Africa, Asia, and more. They also have a selection of unique and creative hot sauces such as fruit-based hot sauces and hot sauces infused with unique flavors like chocolate, coffee, and honey.

The Crazy Pepper is a must-visit destination for hot sauce enthusiasts looking to discover and experience the world of hot sauces. With a wide selection of hot sauces, knowledgeable staff, and educational opportunities, The Crazy Pepper is the perfect place to explore the exciting and diverse world of hot sauces.


  • Mon-Fri: 11am-9pm
  • Sat-Sun: 10am-9pm

Phone – (619) 297-3100

Address – 2754 Calhoun St, San Diego, CA 92110