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Silver Lining Opticians

92 Thompson St, New York City, NY 10012-3713
+1 212-274-9191
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Best Optical Shop in NYC

I love this shop. The owners curate the most interesting independent eyewear from around the world... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2016
Chongo C
An Eyewear Store Where EVERYTHING is Quality

Most stores have that one wall with the cheaper insurance stuff. This place doesn't. They have... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2015
Karl H
New York City, New York
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New York City's Best Eyewear Shop Silver Lining Opticians is the leading independent eyewear destination in New York. Our offerings include a collection of vintage and contemporary frames as well as our own private line. Silver Lining Opticians employs fully licensed opticians, ready to fill prescriptions and customize lenses. We believe in craftsmanship, attention to detail and the best frames from around the world.
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1 Jul 2016
“Best Optical Shop in NYC”
19 Feb 2015
“An Eyewear Store Where EVERYTHING is Quality”
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92 Thompson St, New York City, NY 10012-3713
+1 212-274-9191
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

I love this shop. The owners curate the most interesting independent eyewear from around the world and combine it with a stock of unused vintage parallel to none. I've been coming here annually for almost six years now, and recommend it to all my friends....More

1  Thank Chongo C
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Most stores have that one wall with the cheaper insurance stuff. This place doesn't. They have rules. Rules I like. They don't sell crap--all high end. And by high end, I don't mean the chanel glasses your 16 year old has been drooling over. High...More

1  Thank Karl H
Reviewed 2 December 2013

I have visited this store now several times now with every visit I make to NYC. It is always the best selection of new and vintage eyewear and I love the vibe of the store. The salespeople are always honest and genuine. They really know...More

2  Thank Rattle24
Reviewed 18 November 2013

My visit to Silver Lining Opticians was everything I hope for when in search of something I need. There was a great selection - I was able to try on exactly what I was looking for as well as styles I had not thought of...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2016
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