LONG BEACH : (562)494-6800
COSTA MESA : (714)708-2120

La Jolla Tattoo Shop


Port City Tattoo in Costa Mesa is proud to extend our exceptional tattooing services to our friends in La Jolla, CA. Just a short drive up the coast from La Jolla, and you’ll find yourself at our Costa Mesa Tattoo Shop. While there are other tattoos shops in La Jolla, none of them can compare to Port City Tattoo. Port City’s La Jolla Tattoo Shop has talented artists from every walk of life that are capable of making any tattoo you want come to life.

Visit our Port City Tattoo Shop in Costa Mesa, convenient to La Jolla, to experience the talent and expert tattooing techniques of our worldly artists. Both of Port City Tattoo’s locations use the most modern and up-to-date sterilization methods. The safety of our clients is of the utmost importance to us, as well as our tattoo artists. We go above and beyond to maintain a clean and safe work environment to create in. All you need to do is come in, get inspired and enjoy your tattooing experience.

Call us today to set up an appointment : (714) 708-2120


Port City Tattoo Location


You can’t really let a thing like distance stand between you and quality tattoos. Located a short day drive up the coast from La Jolla, Port City Tattoo’s Costa Mesa Tattoo Shop is convenient to all of Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego. Travel a little further for the best that Southern California has to offer! Port City Tattoo has long been considered one of the best tattoo shops near La Jolla, CA by our loyal customers throughout San Diego and the OC. They make the drive because our tattooing services are high quality, versatile and visually stunning. We also have even been awarded “The Best Tattoo Shop in Orange County” by OC Weekly, and we couldn’t be more proud to uphold the title.


Expertly Executed La Jolla Tattoos


La Jolla Tattoo Shop

The Best La Jolla Tattoo Shop | Port City

La Jolla Tattoos

Best Tattoo Shops in La Jolla | Port City Tattoo

Whether you are wanting to get a Japanese inspired tattoo, a Traditional Tattoo or a black and grayscale portrait tattoo, the highly skilled tattoo artists at Port City Tattoo in La Jolla can fill the order. We can reference a drawing or photograph that you want to replicate, we can also free-hand a custom sketch based on your description of something you desire, or you are welcomed to flip through our La Jolla Tattoo Artist’s portfolios to see a body of their work and get an idea of what direction you’d like to go in. Our brilliant Port City Tattoo artists can provide you with any style of tattoo you can dream of. We specialize in all forms of tattooing techniques at our La Jolla Tattoo Shop.

The only limitation is your imagination.

Both our Long Beach location and our Costa Mesa Tattoo Parlors are home to an impressive stable of world-class tattoo artists. It has always been our goal to play home to an eclectic group of tattoo artists. We strive to be an La Jolla Tattoo Shop where our artists can lend their many talents and worldly experience to create inspirational tattoo experiences for each of our coveted clients. For us, tattooing is about diversity and self-expression. Not only for the people who seek to get tattooed to capture their individuality, but also in the detailed artistry of the Port City tattooists. Port City’s La Jolla Tattoo Shop is all about providing an environment where everyone can create freely and express their love for tattoo art openly.


Port City Tattoo | La Jolla Tattoo Artists


Port City Tattoo has made it a point to be selective when hiring new talent. Our tattoo family is just as important to us as our loyal customers. Our La Jolla tattoo artists each have over ten years of experience in a wide array of tattooing techniques. Some of the styles of tattoos that we offer at Port City Tattoo include portraits, black and gray, American traditional tattoos, realistic tattoos, rose tattoos, lettering and Japanese designs, amongst a myriad of others. We have a total of eight artists on our staff that you may choose to work with.

If you are feeling adventurous and have a concept, but no visual aid to reference, our La Jolla Tattoo Artists can help you flush out your idea and sketch it out for you. Then upon your approval we begin the beautiful process of making it a permanent masterpiece. Get the artistry your epidermis deserves, come to Port City Tattoo.


Call us today to set up an appointment : (714) 708-2120


Global Influences in Tattooing


In addition to our talented and knowledgeable tattooists, we take great pride in hosting well known tattoo artists from all over the world.  This allows our customers to experience getting a tattoo of a different style and technique that isn’t normally available anywhere else in Orange County, Los Angeles or San Diego. Our collaboration with other tattoo artists from around the globe also allows our on staff at our La Jolla Tattoo Shop to gain knowledge of different styles and techniques of tattooing.

Here are just some of the tattoo types and techniques we offer at one of the best tattoo shops in La Jolla, CA


American Traditional Tattoos • Old School Tattoo • Geometric Tattoos • Sleeves • Abstract Tattoos • Asian Tattoos • Pirate Tattoos • Black and Grey Tattoos • Fine Line Tattoos • Celtic Tattoos • Bio-mechanical Tattoos • Religious Tattoos • Dot work Tattoo • Pointillism Tattoo • Stipple Tattoos • Sacred geometry tattoo • Mandala Tattoo • Haida Tattoos • Color Work Tattoos • Memorial Tattoos • Tribal Tattoo • Old School Tattoos • Realistic Tattoos • Portrait Tattoo • Cartoon Tattoos • Tattoo Removal • Samoan Tattoo • Horror Tattoos • Cover-up Tattoos • Scar Tattoos • Lettering Tattoos • Ambigram Tattoos • White Ink Tattoos • Stippling Tattoos • Stippling Tattoos • Native American Tattoos • Animal Tattoo • Geisha Tattoos • Fantasy Tattoos • Skull Tattoos • Heart Tattoo • Dragon Tattoos • Ocean Tattoos • Wolf Tattoo •  Script Tattoos • Flower Tattoos • Female/Pinup Tattoos