Opticians in Dubai

Time Out Dubai is your guide to living in Dubai. As part of our residents' guide we have information on leading opticians in Dubai and their services.

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Opticians and optometrists can be found in almost every mall in Dubai. From eye tests (including the basic test needed as part of a driving licence application), to choosing new glasses frames, they’ll usually be able to help. Several hospitals and medical centres in the city also have ophthalmology departments, which offer nonsurgical treatments as well as corrective eye surgery.


Al Jaber Optical
Various locations across the city, including Deira City Centre (04 295 4400), Dubai Festival Centre (04 232 6446) and The Dubai Mall (04 339 8100). www.aljaberoptical.com.

Barakat Optical
Various locations across the city, including Dubai Festival City (04 232 5650), Dubai Outlet Mall (04 425 9816), Jumeirah Plaza (04 349 9945), The Dubai Mall (04 339 8181), Uptown Mirdif (04 288 8430) Umm Suqeim (04 395 4006). www.barakatoptical.com.

Bavaria Optics
2nd of December Street, Satwa (04 345 1919).

Dubai Optical
Various locations throughout the city, including Dubai Mall (04 434 1282), Ibn Battuta (04 368 5539), Mall of the Emirates (04 341 4090).

Greens Centre, behind Emaar Business Park, www.e-optics.com (04 363 9494).

Jumeirah Centre (04 349 2270). Other location: The Market, Green Community (04 885 3305).

Magrabi Optical
Various locations across the city, including Marina Mall (04 399 7570), Ibn Battuta Mall (04 368 5683) and Mirdif City Centre (04 284 3246). www.magrabioptical.com.

Yateem Optician
Various locations throughout the city, including Al Riqqa Street (04 222 2265), BurJuman (04 352 2067), Al Ghurair (04 228 1787) and Madinat Jumeirah (04 368 6512). www.yateemgroup.com.

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