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General Eyewear - Camden

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Lovely staff. Wonderful interesting unique selection of frames. Quick turn-round. Lovely venue... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2017
London, United Kingdom
Best place in town for artisanal and vintage eyewear

Beautiful flagship store, excellent quality artisanal and vintage eyewear, top-notch customer... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2016
Venice, Italy
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12 Jan 2017
18 Oct 2016
“ Best place in town for artisanal and vintage eyewear”
Situated in the heart of Camden's Stables, General Eyewear offers 20 years worth of expertise in the optical industry, specialising in artisanal frames for glasses and sunglasses. The General Eyewear handmade range is produced entirely in England...more
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Arch 67, the Stables Market, | Chalk Farm Road, London NW1 8AH, England
+44 20 7428 0123
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Reviewed January 12, 2017

Lovely staff. Wonderful interesting unique selection of frames. Quick turn-round. Lovely venue. Expensive, but worth it.

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Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful flagship store, excellent quality artisanal and vintage eyewear, top-notch customer service: if you are looking for a pair of eyewear that will last you for a life (or maybe 2!) visit General Eyewear and ask them to help you on choosing the best fitting...More

Reviewed October 14, 2016

General Eyewear has an incredible, vast collection of vintage frames alongside their own strikingly unique designs, with styles to suit everyone. The most stunning eyewear store I've ever seen...! I've always struggled to find a frame shape that I've been happy with and had been...More

Thank Hinako O
Reviewed October 6, 2016

They have thousands of glasses for you to try on, with very capable staff to assist. If you still dont think anything is perfect, you can get some custom made. I got 2 glasses custom made, one in tortuous shell and one clear. I constantly...More

Thank Craig J
Reviewed September 4, 2016

I went to General Eyewear several times and I think 2 out of 3 times I actually purchased something. For someone who always looks for something unique and worth "the investment" this shop definitely is the right place. The staff there also add value, know...More

Thank Andy C
Reviewed February 24, 2016

The selection is fantastic. Prices are high, but the place is top notch. Would highly recommend. The only isssue is that it is difficult to find, but worth the effort.

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Reviewed February 18, 2016

They have an amazing variety of the most beautiful frames you'll ever find. And the service is great, the guys there are really generous (replaced multiple broken frames for me for free) and professional. They work quickly and efficiently and are genuinely nice people to...More

Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed January 18, 2016

Great shop, huge amount of choice and variety including many items that you can't find elsewhere so it's great for original and one off pieces. The staff are friendly and extremely helpful. Perfect one stop shop for choosing, buying and getting fitted glasses.

Thank Casoba123
Reviewed October 23, 2015

great experience from start to finish with patient, attentive staff, ending with a set of beautiful frames that i love. merci!

Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

Really helpful and really happy about the glasses it is workfit to get in to it thank you very much for the help and appreciate to alll of you guys I will be back soon

2  Thank Jennifer L
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