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Opticians and Optometrists in New York

Updated Oct 05 2014 04:43 PM EST with 76 listings

The contact and eyeglasses market is dominated by the "optical retail chain", but many private opticians with a broader selection and more refined service still thrive.

Opticians and Optometrists in New York

Ardee Eyewear

A high-end optical store.
301 W. 57th St., Clinton NY 10019 Tel 212-581-9605
Fax: 212-581-9657; E-mail: ardee@earthlink.net

Chelsee Eyes

Discount eyewear boutique featuring designer (all the top names) eyewear and prescription lenses
20 W. 20th St., Flatiron District NY 10011 Tel 212-242-4823

Joel Name Optique De Paris

High-end optical store offering a range of designer names including Armani, Dior, and Prada
65 West Houston St., Soho NY Tel 212-777-5888

Morgenthal-Frederics Opticians

The firm enjoys a reputation for excellent service, be it emergency fittings or one-day service featuring many styles and collections of frames
Tel 212-226-5577
E-mail: info@morgenthal-frederics.com; Website: morgenthal-frederics.com

Morgenthal-Frederics Opticians - Lenox Hill

685 Madison Ave., Lenox Hill NY 10021 betw. 61st & 62nd St, Tel 212-838-3090

Morgenthal-Frederics Opticians - Soho

399 West Broadway, Soho NY at Spring St., Tel 212-966-0099

Morgenthal-Frederics Opticians - Upper East Side

944 Madison Ave., Upper East Side NY 10021 at 75th St., Tel 212-744-9444

Pan Oceanic Eyewear

117 E. 57th St., Midtown NY 10022 Tel 212-754-0419

Studio Optix

Studio Optix is a unique optical location centrally located in midtown NYC at Rockefeller Center offering most extensive high quality frame selections, computerized eye examinations to ensure exacting prescriptions for eyeglasses and contact lenses.
55 W. 49th St., Rockefeller Center NY betw 5th & 6th Ave, Tel 212-765-4444
Toll-Free: 800-598-2020; E-mail: dr.cassel@verizon.net
Website: studiooptix.com

University Optometric Center

100 E. 24th St., Midtown South NY 10010

Optical Chain Stores (13 listings total)

These chains will provide contacts, eyeglasses and even eye examinations.

Cohen's Fashion Optical

Specilizing in designer eyeglasses, sunglasses and contacts featuring large selection of designer eyewear including Prada, Calvin Kleinm Gucci, Ralph Lauren, and Dior
Tel 888-777-5273
Website: cohensfashionoptical.com

Cohen's Fashion Optical - Murray Hill

50 E. 42nd St., Murray Hill NY 10017 Fax 212-697-0323
Tel: 212-697-1838

Cohen's Fashion Optical - Sutton Place

805 Third Ave., Sutton Place NY 10022 Fax 212-697-8872
Tel: 212-750-9005

Cohen's Fashion Optical - Upper West Side

Professional and multi-lingual opticians with the latest in lens technology
2163 Broadway, Upper West Side NY 10024 (76th St.), Tel 212-769-1410
Fax: 212-362-0456

E.B. Meyrowitz & Dell Opticians

The world renowned for professionalism and craftsmanship since 1873
19 W. 44th St., Midtown NY 10036 Tel 212-575-1686
Tel: 212-840-3880; Fax: 212-575-1747

For Eyes

241 W. 23rd St., Chelsea NY 10011 Tel 212-741-2020
Fax: 212-741-2918

H. L. Purdy

Top Quality Varilux Invisible Bifocals, high fashiion and designer eyewar, sunglasses, prescription scuba masks and sport glasses, solid gold and gunuine buffalo horn frames, binoculars, magnifiers, eyeglass accessories, high fashion eyewear with frames by La Font Paris
E-mail: sales@hlpurdy.com; Website: hlpurdy.com

H. L. Purdy - Midtown

501 Madison Ave., Midtown NY 10022 Tel 212-688-8050
Fax: 212-688-0112

H. L. Purdy - Upper East Side

971 Madison Ave., Upper East Side NY 10021 Tel 212-794-2020
Fax: 212-794-2509

H. L. Purdy - Upper East Side

1171 Madison Ave., Upper East Side NY 10028 Tel 212-249-3997
Fax: 212-249-6230

H. L. Purdy - Upper East Side

1195 Lexington Ave., Upper East Side NY at 81st St., Tel 212-737-0122

Lens Crafters

Optical retailer that promise glasses in about an hour bringing the eye doctor, the optical laboratory and a wide selection of frames together.
Website: lenscrafters.com

Worthy Eyes

Professional opticians fit your sunglasses to perfection at Worthy Eyes using designer frames from Rudy Project, Calvin Klein, Nautica, La Font, Ralph Lauren, Fendi and Versace
40 Worth St., Tribeca NY Tel 212-233-2203

10/10 Optics

Expert in measuring and fitting you with the best choices in optics and new lens technology
E-mail: ruth@1010Optics.com; Website: 1010optics.com

10/10 Optics - Flatiron District

168 Fifth Ave., Flatiron District NY 10010 Tel 212-366-1010
Fax: 212-366-1466

10/10 Optics - Sutton Place

1010 Second Ave., Sutton Place NY 10022 Tel 212-753-7733

AAA Dell & Dell Opticians

Quality prescriptions plus sports glasses and scuba masks make this place stand out from the rest; no-line bifocals.
19 W. 44th St., Midtown NY 10036 Tel 212-575-1686

Alain Mikli Optique

986 Madison Ave., Upper East Side NY 10021 Tel 212-472-6085
Fax: 212-472-1974; Website: mikli.fr

Cohen Marshall Y

2 W. 47th St., Midtown NY 10036 Tel 212-302-3937

Eye Man

2266 Broadway, Upper West Side NY 10024 Tel 212-873-4114
Fax: 212-873-5705

Eye Shop

50 W. 8th St., Greenwich Village NY 10011 Tel 212-673-9450
Fax: 212-353-0548

Eyes of the World

645 Lexington Ave., Midtown NY 10022 Tel 212-432-0777
Fax: 212-355-9796

Friedrich's Optic

Quality hand made frames
480 Park Ave., Midtown NY 10022 Tel 212-688-5531
Fax: 212-688-5861

General Vision and Hearing Services

136 Dyckman St., Inwood NY 10040 Tel 212-304-0365

Gruen Optika - Lenox Hill

1076 Third Ave., Lenox Hill NY 10021 Tel 212-751-6177
Fax: 212-759-2190

Gruen Optika - Lenox Hill

740 Madison Ave., Lenox Hill NY Tel 212-988-5832

Gruen Optika - Lincoln Center

2009 Broadway, Lincoln Center NY Tel 212-874-8749

Gruen Optika - Midtown

599 Lexington Ave., Midtown NY 10022 Tel 212-688-3580

Gruen Optika - Upper East Side

An eclectic collection of Eyewear to choose from.
1225 Lexington Ave., Upper East Side NY 10028 Tel 212-628-2493
Fax: 212-628-2794

Gruen Optika - Upper West Side

2382 Broadway, Upper West Side NY 10024 Tel 212-724-0850

Lasik Surgery Associates

718 Park Ave., Lenox Hill NY Tel 212-472-2020
Website: flapandzap.com

Leonard Poll Opticians

40 W. 55th St., Midtown NY 10019 Tel 212-246-4452
Fax: 212-541-5501


Produce the highest quality optical lenses available today, often within 24 hours when necessary, showing collections by Oliver Peoples, Paul Smith, L.A. Eyeworks, Blinde Optical, I.C. Berlin and Anne ET Valentine
E-mail: myoptics@myoptics.com; Website: myoptics.com

Myoptics - Chelsea

96 Seventh Ave., Chelsea NY near 15th St., Tel 212-633-6014

Myoptics - East Village

42 St. Marks Pl., East Village NY 10003 near First Ave., Tel 212-533-1577

Myoptics - Soho

123 Prince St., Soho NY 10012 near Greene St., Tel 212-598-9306

Myoptics - West Village

327 Greenwich St., West Village NY 10013 Tel 212-334-3123
Fax: 212-334-3128; E-mail: myoptics@myoptics.com
Website: myoptics.com

Optica Express

3929 Broadway, Washington Heights NY 10032 Tel 212-568-4693

Purdy Kids

Fashionable eyewear made especially for kids by La Font Paris
1195 Lexington Ave., Upper East Side NY 10028 Tel 212-737-0122
Fax: 212-737-0371

Selima Optique

Selima Salaun is adesigner and professional optician and optometrist, offering the luxurious eye wear collection of high quality frames that come in 100 shapes and tantalizing colors
Website: selimaoptique.com

Selima Optique - East Village

Zagat Survey's TOP rating for Eyewear & Fashion-beauty.
84 E. 7th St., East Village NY near First Ave., Tel 212-260-2495
E-mail: selimaeast@selimaoptique.com

Selima Optique - Soho

59 Wooster St., Soho NY 10012 Tel 212-343-9490
Fax: 212-343-2715; E-mail: selimasoho@selimaoptique.com

Selima Optique - Upper East Side

899 Madison Ave., Upper East Side NY (Corner 72nd St.), Tel 212-988-6690
E-mail: madisonstore@selimaoptique.com

Sol Moscot Opticians

Provide patients with comprehensive eye care services and best selection of designer frames in town for over 90 years.
Tel 866667268
Website: moscot.com

Sol Moscot Opticians - Flatiron District

69 W. 14th St., Flatiron District NY at Sixth Ave., Tel 212-647-1550

Sol Moscot Opticians - Lower East Side

Designer frames and years of experience make this place a New York institution.
118 Orchard St., Lower East Side NY at Delancey St., Tel 212-477-3796

Town Optical

A good inventory and individualized service
2 W. 47th St., Midtown NY 10036 Off 5th Ave., Tel 212-719-4000

Unique Eyewear

19 W. 34th St., Fashion District NY 10011 Tel 212-947-4977
Fax: 212-563-6752

West Side Opticians

Specialize in prescription sunglasses and polarized lenses
110 W. 86th St., Upper West Side NY 10024 Tel 212-874-6390
Fax: 212-362-2315

Westway Vision

732 Ninth Ave., Clinton NY 10019 Tel 212-245-0686
Fax: 212-245-6305

Eye Glasses Only (16 listings total)

20/20 Eyewear - East Village

Designer frames and the colorful house brand make this place a must for hipsters and businessmen alike.
E. 8th St., East Village NY near University Pl., Tel 212-228-2192

20/20 Eyewear - Upper East Side

150 E. 86th St., Upper East Side NY near Lexington Ave., Tel 212-876-7676

Eye NY - East Village

Italian made eyeglasses, great prices.
43 Avenue A, East Village NY near 3rd Ave., Tel 212-533-9696

Eye NY - Upper East Side

1135 Madison Ave., Upper East Side NY near 84th St., Tel 212-452-1135

Manhattan Eyeworks

High end fashion eyewear and contact lenses, professional eye exams, consulting of frame stylist which will help to select the perfect eyewear for professional and fashion needs.
Website: manhattaneyeworks.com

Manhattan Eyeworks - Chelsea

241 W. 23rd St., Chelsea NY near Seveth Ave., Tel 212-243-5898

Manhattan Eyeworks - East Village

Truely a Village store, Eyeworks stocks up on all the usual designers but also adds a dash of eclectic styles to the mix.
169 First Ave., East Village NY near 10th St., Tel 212-460-9240

Oliver Peoples

Designer eyewear, luxury fashion sunglasses and prescription frames.
Tel 866-865-7599
E-mail: info@oliverpeoples.com; Website: oliverpeoples.com

Oliver Peoples - Lenox Hill

755 Madison Ave., Lenox Hill NY at 65th St., Tel 212-585-3433

Oliver Peoples - Soho

Eighties styles are coming back in for eyewear and Oliver Peoples has 'em.
366 West Broadway, Soho NY at Broome St., Tel 212-925-5400

Quality Optical Frames

Great selection of frames; discount on designer frames.
169 E. 92nd St., Midtown South NY 10128 5th/6th Ave, Tel 212-239-5200
Fax: 212-239-0102

Robert Marc Opticians

Collection of designer timeless eyewear crafted by Robert Marc using high-quality materials such as zyl (Italian acetate) and titanium.
Website: robertmarc.com

Robert Marc Opticians - Carnegie Hill

1300 Madison Ave., Carnegie Hill NY at 92nd St., Tel 212-722-1600

Robert Marc Opticians - Lenox Hill

782 Madison Ave., Lenox Hill NY at 66th St., Tel 212-737-6000

Robert Marc Opticians - Lincoln Center

190 Columbus Ave., Lincoln Center NY at 68th St., Tel 212-799-4600

Robert Marc Opticians - Midtown

575 Madison Ave., Midtown NY 10022 Tel 31192000