A guitar can't play the blues unless it's been in a pawn shop before.

– Vito the pawnbroker

Pre-owned Merchandise For Sale

When you visit our store, you may also find an item which is of interest to you in our wide selection of jewelry, instruments, and more. In fact, our owner even purchased his wife’s engagement ring over 35 years ago before he became owner. We also offer a wide variety of historical items and encourage teachers to bring students in to see our historical collection. For more information visit our pawn shops in El Cerrito and Vallejo, CA or call today!


We feature a wide selection of high-quality and unique jewelry for sale. Our master jeweler has over 25 years of experience and is knowledgeable when it comes to selling jewelry and enjoys providing you the help you need. We rebuy, refurbish and resell fine jewelry to the public at below wholesale bargain prices. People continue to rely on our pawn shops for finding great deals on fine jewelry and now serving Solano county with our newest location Granters Pawn Shop of Vallejo on Springs.



At Granters Pawn Shop, we buy and sell high-quality musical instruments of all types. Whether you are looking to buy or sell a musical instrument, visit our pawn shop in El Cerrito first! With more than 70 years in business, our pawn shops in El Cerrito and Vallejo, CA carefully select instruments from top brands. You can rest assured that our friendly associates offer the best prices for a wide variety of instruments to match your specific needs.

We Buy, Pawn and Sell High-quality New, Old, and Vintage Musical Instruments






High-end amps

Jewelry Repair

On-site jewelry repair by Minh, our master jeweler with over 35 years of experience in the jewelry industry. Bring your jewelry for resizing, bench repair, soldering, stone setting, re-tipping, refurbishing, polish & cleaning, and more.


If you are interested in selling a vintage or high end musical instrument please feel free to contact any of our pawn shops in El Cerrito and Vallejo, CA for more information. Ask for Dave in our music department! At Granters Pawn Shop we specializes in professional grade music equipment , vintage and high end guitars.


We have everything but the nuts and bolts. From hammers to chain saws and other power tools. We buy, sell and loan on all kinds of power tools and landscaping equipment. If you need a tool that you don’t have and have a tool that you don’t need, make any of our pawn shops in El Cerrito and Vallejo, CA your one stop shop. We will give you the highest dollar amount possible on the tools that you don’t need and help you to find a great deal on the one that you are looking for.


Do you have a computer or tablet you no longer need? Your gadgets aren’t outdated to us. Bring them to any of our pawn shops for an honest appraisal and receive friendly, experienced customer service.


From the classic Atari Video Games and the handheld video game systems to the brand new Wii Video games, Xbox video games, and PS video games and consoles, we have it all.


Have you recently found some old coins that you would like to pawn or sell? Have you been looking for a long time for some military memorabilia for your collection? We buy and make loans on collectibles from military memorabilia, collectible coins and medals to comic books and many other items of value! Come and find that unique and special edition you are looking for.