Vivid Tattoo & Piercing

Whether it’s your first tattoo or have multiple tattoo, our artists will help bring your tattoo ideas to life.

📍 449 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92103


Welcome To Vivid Tattoo & Piercing

Vivid Tattoo & Piercing is a new tattoo experience that opened 7 years ago in San Diego’s Hillcrest community. We offer Tattoos as well as piercings in a clean & comfortable upscale environment. We have a friendly crew of  talented and creative tattoo artists, and piercers. With over 60 years combined experience, our artists can make your ideas a reality. Your total satisfaction is our top priority. Come on in & check us out.

📍449 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92103

Service Beyond Expectation

Attention to detail is our top priority: We are here to do the best possible tattoos for you: Each artist is highly capable of creating the perfect tattoo for you no matter if it is Large, Small, Simple, or Complex.


What People are Saying

Friendly & Talented

“My friends and finance have gotten most of our tattoos here. Each of the artists are friendly and knowledgeable (and talented). They are welcoming to new comers and returning customers. I am always very pleased with the work they do! Will always come back.

Mary L.

“Wouldn’t Go Anywhere

Was recommended Steph and did not disappoint! Even came in early to do a walk in! Great service and staff wouldn’t go anywhere else in San Diego!”

Casey H.

“Skilled Artist”

“Very cool and comfortable environment, creative and skilled artist.

Michael R.

“Happy with My Piercings”

The artists were professional and friendly. Made you feel comfortable. Located in a really cool spot in Hillcrest. Their studio is sick! Very happy with my piercings! Thank you Vivid Tattoo!”

Bree W.