Welcome to Carytown Optical Shoppe! This jewel of an optical shoppe is conveniently located in the heart of distinguished Carytown, the place to be for all of your eyewear needs. Carytown Optical in Richmond, Virginia was established in 1983. The Virginia licensed Optician, Cynthia Allen, has been the sole owner of the shoppe for the last 25 years. Here you will experience old-time service, personal attention and expert advice in a high tech setting.
At Carytown Optical we want you to simply love your glasses, feel comfortable in them, look good and see great with them. Our eyewear is equally sought after by women, men and teenagers representing styles from classic to retro, elegant to funky, colorful to subtle.
Are you looking for prescription eyeglasses or sunglasses? How about non prescription sunglasses? Look no further; Carytown Optical Shoppe in Richmond has over 900 frames on display from all leading eyewear designers such as Anne et Valentin of France, Anglo American Eyewear of London, Berkshire Chase Eyewear of England, Bevel Eyewear of Japan, Beausoleil Eyewear of France, Costa Del Mar Sunglasses of USA, Eyebobs Reading Classes, ISSON Eyewear of Australia, John Varvatos Eyewear of Japan, LaFont Eyewear of Paris, Matsuda Eyewear of Japan, Oakley Sunglasses, Prodesign Eyewear of Denmark, Ray Ban Sunglasses, Silhouette Eyewear of Austria, Swiss Flex Eyewear of Switzerland, Varilux Lenses by Essilor, Zeiss Lenses of Germany, and more!
Throughout the years, Cynthia transformed its look and feel to a unique boutique for cool and stylish eyewear in the historical Carytown, a much needed option for the eyewear enthusiasts of Richmond Virginia. At Carytown Optical in Richmond you will find a casual, comfortable atmosphere where you’ll have your choice in stylish eyewear as well as inexpensive “back up” eyewear. From the very young to the young-at-heart, we are simply the best in meeting your eye care needs. See you soon!
Now you can order your contact lenses online and get it shipped directly to your doorstep at reduced prices.
Dr. Benjamin Gates, OD is an independent, experienced and board certified Optometrist and is conveniently located upstairs the Carytown Optical Shoppe. He is fully knowledgeable on the latest optometry technologies and visual diagnoses can help you with all of your optical needs and help you see great. Call 804-565-2020.
Shopping Hours: Mon 10-6, Tues 10-7:30, Wed 10-6, Thu 10-7:30, Fri 10-5, Sat 11-3, Sun – Closed.
First Friday of each month open until 9pm!!
20 S Nansemond Street,
Richmond, VA 23221
Located in Martins Shopping Center two doors down from Carytown Burgers and Fries. Email Us