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Leafly List: The Top Cannabis Locations in Southern California, December 2015

December 3, 2015


December 2015

The Leafly List ranks the top dispensaries and retail stores in each of the major US cannabis markets every month. This region-specific version is designed to provide helpful, community-based information for cannabis consumers looking for the most relevant dispensaries in Southern California. It highlights the most talked-about locations in the state based on customer engagement metrics* and reviews of each location’s quality, service, and atmosphere. Check out the Leafly List FAQ for more information on how dispensaries are ranked.


1. King Kush Collective

5919 S. Broadway Los Angeles, CA

King Kush Collective medical marijuana dispensary in Los Angeles, CA

King Kush Collective aims to give every patient what it calls the "Royal Treatment," and it starts with plenty of free parking right outside. The experience continues once you get inside, where you'll find helpful service and a broad spectrum of strains in an awesome environment.

Index: 98.2

Last Month: #1

What People are Saying:

“this place has the best buds and great prices. the bud tenders are sweet and know their stuff , I definitely will be returning […] often!!” –@sugarlookalike


2. CHR – East LA

5470 Valley Blvd Los Angeles, CA

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Established in 2007, CHR brings LA patients top-quality medicine at competitive price points. Its daily deals and large selection of OG varieties to choose from make CHR a choice location.

Index: 96.2

Last Month: #4

What People are Saying:

“Just a few blocks from work the perfect way to end my day ! Great flowers tons to chose [sic] from, staff is friendly and the wait isn't long at all. Killer strains & good eats !” –@DabsNparis


3. TLC Collective

1660 E. 23rd Street Los Angeles, CA

TLC Collective medical marijuana dispensary in Los Angeles, CA

If TLC's easy access and free gated onsite parking don't get you, its daily free dabs and pre-rolls sure will. TLC boasts a menu of some very select strains that are difficult to find anywhere else in SoCal. If you haven't been to TLC yet, go scope its selection of Kushes.

Index: 96.0

Last Month: #3

What People are Saying:

“This spot is never disappointing and everything they offer is on point. Most organized shop I have seen so far. Keep up the good work.” –@krs13


3. The Green Element

1321 W Carson St Torrance, CA

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Tied for #3 this month is The Green Element. Its convenient location and professional atmosphere give The Green Element an opportunity to maximize safety and legal security for all of its patients. Don't miss the 40+ strains that rotate through its menu daily.

Index: 96.0

Last Month: #2

What People are Saying:

“This is my go to Meds stop, exactly what I was looking for. knowledgeable staff and huge variety, It's also close to my medical facility so convenience to boot. This is a dispensary done right,” –@daniel3320



8332 Lincoln Blvd. Los Angeles, CA

LAXXCC medical marijuana dispensary in Los Angels, CA

LAXCC's clean, bright, and well-organized dispensary offers patients a comfortable environment to explore cannabis. Aside from its extensive menu, it offers a warm welcome to first-time patients with a free gram for every eighth donation.

Index: 93.4

Last Month: #7

What People are Saying:

“Quality Buds & Wax..❤ They Are Super Friendly And Know Exactly What You're Looking For!!(Knowledgeable) ???? One Of My [faves] For Rapid Quality Service. ????????????” –@Molima


5. Sunset Herbal Corner

11503 Burbank Blvd Los Angeles, CA

Sunset Herbal Corner medical marijuana dispensary in Los Angeles, CA

A professional, pharmacy-like feel welcomes you when you visit Sunset Herbal Corner. It offers a warm, caring environment for patients with a safe, clean, and high-quality line of cannabis products.

Index: 92.3

Last Month: #15

What People are Saying:

“For my first time in a shop they really made sure I felt comfortable and informed. I enjoy the staff, they really take the time to listen and suggest in order to help me out.” –@bluisthefett


6. Tampa Medical Center

7550 Tampa Ave #F Los Angeles, CA

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Owned and operated by medical cannabis patients who understand the needs of their patrons, Tampa Medical Center believes in finding true compassion for each patient. It prioritizes finding solutions to its patients' unique medical and personal needs, which is what makes its service stand out among other locations.

Index: 91.8

Last Month: #9

What People are Saying:

“Really love this place ! My boyfriend and I came to this place for the first time and the kind man helped us with all the different, high quality strains. i am very satisfied with all the flowers that I recieved [sic]. my boyfriend will be coming back for the acapulco on the 14th since both our birthdays will be that day. thank you so much for the service guys!” –@themaryjane322


7. Exhale Med Center

980 N. La Cienega Blvd Suite #102 West Hollywood, CA

Exhale Med Center medical marijuana dispensary in West Hollywood, CA

With over 60 strains and never more than $50 an eighth, this nonprofit collective continues caring for its patients by offering free yoga classes, acupuncture, meditation, and other wellness opportunities for patients. The location also advocates for cannabis reform and seeks to be a voice for the implementation of best practices for the regulation and taxation of medical cannabis.

Index: 90.4

Last Month: #5

What People are Saying:

“Wonderful first time experience here! Broad selection and great prices. I really love that the staff takes the time to explain the effects of the strands. They have a diverse choice of edibles. This is a professional dispensary that feels welcoming and safe. I will definitely be returning here often.” –@marisoltamez


8. Tree House Collective

1526 B South Santa Fe Vista, CA

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Tree House Collective sets itself apart by keeping its dispensary family-owned and grown, while operating with cannabis directly from grower to patient. Its safe and discreet service enhances its wonderful selection of strains that are all grown using organic hydroponics methods designed to emphasize each strain's unique flavor, smell, and cannabinoid profile.

Index: 88.6

Last Month: #21

What People are Saying:

“Wonderful place. Low key spot. All the workers are knowledgeable and friendly. And they have great deals! I love this place for real!!” –@Strong25


9. OC3

3122 S Halladay St Suite A Santa Ana, CA

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With claims of being the first licensed dispensary in Orange County, OC3 is a premier location. Its modern design and clean aesthetic create an inviting atmosphere, while its long list of edibles, concentrates, and top shelf strains keep patients coming back.

Index: 88.3

Last Month: #6

What People are Saying:

“Super clean and professional location. Basically no wait, friendly and helpful staff. Definitely my new favorite spot in the area, happy to have found this place.” –@enrightttt


10. Elevated Times

7441 Broadway Lemon Grove, CA

Cannabis from Elevated Time medical marjuana dispensary in Lemon Grove, CA

Elevated Times boasts some of the best deals and specials in the San Diego area, and it stays open until 10pm on weekdays (11pm on weekends)! Check it out the next time you are in the area and find out why it's one of the top locations in Southern California.

Index: 87.1

Last Month: #20

What People are Saying:

“The Meds are awesome great quality. The staff is nice [and] very helpful with what your [sic] looking for. They have a good updated selection. I'm a returning customer and would recommend this location to others [and] friends” –@BrittneyJanae


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*The December Leafly List uses customer service metrics from November 2015