Eyemasters

5/5 based on 172 reviews
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Such a different experience from being in the public "eye" at the usual optician's when choosing frames - Richard's friendly, focused and expert service, plus the value for money over the rest, deserves my strong recommendation.
The usual high levels of service ensure the "Face Scaffolding" is fit for purpose.
Richard offers an amazing personal service with a great range of frames - My driving glasses rock!
There is no doubting that Richard Smith is an authority when it comes to interesting eyewear. I have had the privilege of purchasing two pairs of specs from him; this isn't stuff you can buy on the high street! Indeed, I wish I had a fiver for everyone who had commented, "I do like your glasses!" - if you want boring and predictable, visit your high street optician; if you want interesting and different, visit Eyemasters!
Very professional service and the glasses recommend and purchased have made night driving so much better I cannot believe it. Totally changed night driving for me for the better. No more being blinded by oncoming traffic and am now able to see clearly on unlit motorways.

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Thank you Jan, I much appreciate your positive feedback. This lens is a bit of a life changer!
Richard is very knowledgeable and helpful regarding choosing the right glasses and lenses. There is a large selection of frames not available anywhere else.
I want to thank Richard Smith at Eye Masters for supplying a pair of glasses for the second time. I found Richard a few years ago and since then my eyesight has changed, so he provided me with spectacles which I am extremely pleased with. My prescriptions have been described as very complicated due to stigmatism as well as long and short distance issues, meaning I need multi-focal lenses. After trying Specsavers and other cheaper chains, I decided to go with a professional because I was not getting the quality I need. Richard produces high-quality lenses but for a much lower price than what I have had with independent opticians. I highly recommend him to anyone who has got something on their nose.
My husband and I have both had spectacles from Eyemasters recently. They are the most well fitting and comfortable ones we have ever had and very reasonably priced, What is more, the whole experience was a delight, because Richard is so competent, obviously loves his present occupation and enjoys meeting people. Gillian Meyer
The personal touch you get from Richard at Eyemasters is second to none , he guides you through the right style of glasses and frames that are best suited to you . There is no pressure to buy designer brands and on collection you also get a "masterclass" in the care of your glasses . Highly recommended will definitely be getting a 2nd pair at some point in the future
Beautiful frames for range of glasses. Would recommend to people who need glasses and very unique patterns and colours. Love the glasses I have got from Richard would defo recommend.
Great service from Richard at Eyemasters. A wonderful second-hand frame re-glazed and restored. Great job. Would definitely use Eyemasters again.
I was away a lot of the summer and had a pair of sunglasses from Eyemasters. They were fantastic in the August sun of the southern USA, they transitioned from bright light to inside shade and everyone could see my eyes, yet I was not dazzled, except by the wonderful utility of the sunglasses themselves! Richard at Eyemasters is extremely knowledgeable about glasses, frames what is best for your head and much more. If you need glasses to combat low winter sunshine, specialist frames, driving at night glasses and more I highly recommend going to see Richard.
Richard made me feel very welcome in the studio and done an amazing job assisting me in picking out my new frames. The service was quick and very informative. I will definitely be using Eyemasters again.
Richard is clearly an expert in his line of work. Take him your latest and previous optician's prescriptions and talk to him for 10 minutes or so about your lifestyle, and he will advise you on the best eyewear for you, help you decide what you want, then produce it for you at very reasonable cost. Having used a single pear of "Jack of all trades" glasses for the past 4 years, I took my prescriptions to Richard and ended up with three pairs: everyday spectacles, sunglasses for really bright days or lengthy times outdoors and a pair of night driving glasses that reduce the glare from oncoming headlights - all for only slightly more than I would have paid for the all-in-one compromise glasses. Richard also offers advice that, once given, seems obvious, but never occurred to me before. For instance, I should keep my previous prescription glasses in my car in case I need them in an emergency - it is no good having them safely at home if I need them then out and about. Richard is also a lovely man: easy to talk to and very gentle. Highly recommended!
I have, at last, been EyeMastered! I’m really pleased with the glasses I’ve picked, everyone I have seen since I picked them up says they’ve got the wow factor but suit me far better than my old frames. They also feel like really good quality, are lightweight and really comfortable. The whole service was fantastic, Richard really listened to my needs and style, and gave frank and honest advice. I won’t hesitate in going back for my next frames, and have already passed his details on to my friends and colleagues.
Richard totally knows his stuff! I've valued having his frank and honest opinion - combined with the required expertise - resulting in a perfect new pair of 'fully loaded' glasses. I'm surprised they didn't come with a 'head-up' display... ;-) So I absolutely recommend Richard and Eyemasters!
Going to Eyemasters last 4 years and it's always great. Richard always delivers on time. Great service and wide selection of frames. Well recommended.
Richard is definitely the go to guy for glasses!! He has exceptional knowledge in this field. He will recommend the glasses that will suit your needs and also style advice, which glasses will look good on your face! If you want someone filled with passion and good old school customer care ethos this is the Glasses Guru. You could just go to one of the high street chains that just does glasses but not for me I know where I will be going……highly recommended. A very happy customer.
I had been looking for a long time to find a company like Eyemasters as I was looking for glasses which express my personality and are not the usual stock frames from the high street. It didn't take me long to achieve my objective and with Richard's advice, found the perfect glasses for me. I would highly recommend his services and if nothing ventured, just spending time with Richard is a pleasure. Ask him about crop circles!
Excellent service. The quality and the workmanship in manufacturing the lenses is precise and my vision through them is second to none as previously with a well known high street opticians they could not correct the astigmatism in the lenses as prescribed! My wife and I have been with the Eyemasters for over five years and you are treated like friends and family and not just a number.
I would highly recommend Eyemasters! Richard is extremely knowledgeable and his service is fantastic. There is a wide variety of specialised frames to choose from and Riachrad's expertise will help you choose the right pair - I love mine!!
Richard is one of a kind! Excellent service and the best person to go to for lenses and frames that stand out from the rest without costing a fortune.
My experience at Eyemasters was excellent. Richard's selection of frames was very good and his knowledge and expertise were exceptional. I felt more comfortable with Richard than I have ever felt at any of the high street opticians. Highly recommended!
Just been away on holiday after picking up my new specs and sunglasses from Richard. The specs are great, super thin lenses, but the sunnies are something else. The reactiviness is brilliant.
Richard has helped me get out of my comfort zone by choosing slightly more adventurous frames as a I get older. These have sparked huge interest amongst my friends and colleagues. The service was excellent, quick and my frames and lenses are incredible.
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