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173 Edgware Road, Paddington, London W2 2HR
 
 
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Mon-Wed, Fri: 9am-7pm; Thu: 9am-8pm; Sat: 9.30am-6pm; Sun: 10am-5pm
 

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The UK’s largest chain of optical retailers, sells a large range of glasses and contact lenses at reasonable prices, as well as providing an eye testing service.

 

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Edgware Road Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Marylebone Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Marylebone Railway Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Paddington Railway Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
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Bell Street Car Park
 
4 minutes walk
 
Crawford Street NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Metropole Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £84  23% off
225 Edgware Road, W2 | 4 minutes from Specsavers
The Hilton London Metropole is a large modern hotel on Edgware Road, nearby to Madame Tussauds, London Zoo, Hyde Park and Paddington Station, making it easily ... More
 
 
 
Norfolk Towers Paddington
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £54  26% off
34 Norfolk Place, W2 | 4 minutes from Specsavers
Fully refurbished in 2014 and a few minutes walk of Hyde Park, this budget hotel is in a great location to explore sights and attractions. The ... More
 
 
 
Landmark London Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £187  33% off
222 Marylebone Road, NW1 | 6 minutes from Specsavers
The Landmark London certainly lives up to its name, occupying an imposing Victorian building on Marylebone Road originally known as The Great Central Hotel. This landmark ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Eyewear nearest Specsavers

Nearest to Specsavers
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cutler and Gross
London > Shopping > Eyewear
16 Knightsbridge Green, Knightsbridge, London SW1X | 22 minutes from Specsavers
If you're feeling flush and flashy then Cutler & Gross in Knightsbridge is a very exclusive place to invest in eyewear. They stock a selection of ... More
 
 
 
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The Eye Company
London > Shopping > Eyewear
159 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1F | 28 minutes from Specsavers
A massive range of contemporary sunglasses are available at this hugely hip little store in the heart Soho. You can hands on some seriously colourful ... More
 
 
 
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General Eyewear
London > Shopping > Eyewear
Arche 67 The Stables Market, Chalk Farm Road, Camden Town, London NW1 | 37 minutes from Specsavers
Specialising in quality unused vintage eyewear from 1950-1989, Arckiv has a particular penchant for hand-made sixties and seventies British men's frames. Statement sunglasses include luxury brands ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Specsavers
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The Dresser
London > Shopping > Clothing
10 Porchester Place, Bayswater, London W2 | 4 minutes from Specsavers
Eric Clapton regularly donates his clothes to The Dresser. That should give you an idea of the stylish second hand gear available here. High end designer ... More
 
 
 
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Markus Coffee Company
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
13 Connaught Street, Bayswater, London W2 | 5 minutes from Specsavers
Huge sacks brimming over with coffee beans of every different variety decorate the floorboards of this historic establishment. Savour the smells of freshly roasted and ground ... More
 
 
 
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ME & EM
London > Shopping > Ladies Fashion
21 Connaught Street, Bayswater, London W2 | 5 minutes from Specsavers
Tatler loves this place, Vogue calls them "the loungewear wizards", and Nicola Formby wishes she'd known about ME & EM (previously called the Pyjama Room) when ... More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 31st March 2017 - 2pm
Specsavers, 225 Edgware Road, W2 | 4 minutes from Specsavers
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 31st March to 6th May 2017 - Various Times
Specsavers, 52-54 Bell Street, NW1 | 4 minutes from Specsavers
The duo presents a claymation film, Delights Of An Undirected Mind, 2016, which follows the dreams of a young girl, together with a sculptural installation....More
 
 
 
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Cockpit Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Gateforth Street, Marylebone, London NW8 | 9 minutes from Specsavers
A vibrant fringe theatre in Marylebone, the Cockpit Theatre was designed by Edward Mendelsohn and built in 1969-70. Notable as London's first purpose-built theatre in-the-round since ... More
 
 
 
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The Screen on Baker Street
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
96-98 Baker Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 10 minutes from Specsavers
Two intimate screening rooms, plush seating and high-tech facilities make The Screen on Baker Street a good choice for film lovers in the area. Tucked away ... More
 
 
 
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Puppet Theatre Barge
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Opp 35 Blomfield Road, W9 | 14 minutes from Specsavers
For a completely different kind of theatre experience, hop on board the Puppet Theatre Barge. Launched in 1982, this floating puppet theatre has 50 seats and ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Specsavers
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Subway Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
1 Edgware Road Subway, Bayswater, London W2 | 3 minutes from Specsavers
Take the pedestrian subway below Edgware Road and Harrow Road and you'll come across a hidden corner of culture in the Subway Gallery. Situated under landmarks ... More
 
 
 
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Mark Jason Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
1 Bell Street, Marylebone, London NW1 | 5 minutes from Specsavers
After several years healthy trading since 2001, the Mark Jason Gallery moved premises to Edgware Road from New Bond Street. This is a great gallery founded ... More
 
 
 
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Paddington Central
London > Attractions >
1A Sheldon Square, W2 | 10 minutes from Specsavers
A peaceful canal-side new development within walking distance of Paddington Station and Marble Arch, Paddington Central is an 11 acre site, home to big ... More
 
 
 
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Maroush Gardens
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
1 Connaught Street, Paddington, London W2 | 1 minute from Specsavers
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Tarboush
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
143 Edgware Road, Paddington, London W2 | 1 minute from Specsavers
Lebanese restaurant Tarboush is a perennially popular pit-stop on the Edgware Road, catering to a young, upbeat crowd of Londoners in relaxed, unstuffy surroundings. Boasting a ... More
 
 
 
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Patogh
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
8 Crawford Place, Marylebone, London W1H | 1 minute from Specsavers
Superb Iranian cheapie serving huge portions of authentic grilled meats complimented by enticing aromatic mezze and an assortment of delicious vegetables and breads. The staff are ... More
 
 
 
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La Cucina Caldesi
London > Education > Cookery Courses
118 Marylebone Lane, Marylebone, London W1U | 14 minutes from Specsavers
The Caldesi family first set up a cooking school in Giancarlo's native Tuscany. His 'Return to Tuscany' was captured by BBC cameras and dished up on ... More
 
 
 
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The LookOut, Hyde Park
London > Education > Other Attractions
Hyde Park, Hyde Park, London W2 | 14 minutes from Specsavers
Hidden in a copse of trees in Hyde Park, The LookOut is a tranquil haven in the heart of London. Home to the Isis Education Centre, ... More
 
 
 
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L'Atelier des Chefs
London > Education > Adult Education
19 Wigmore Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 17 minutes from Specsavers
Whether you're a Nigella or not in the kitchen, the L'atelier des Chefs cookery school can teach you something. Classes are given in the basement kitchens ... More
 
 
 
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The Landmark Spa & Health Club
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Landmark Hotel, 222 Marylebone Road, Marylebone, London NW1 | 7 minutes from Specsavers
The spa in the basement of the Landmark London hotel is small but spoiling with luxury ESPA treatments and the use of the 15-metre swimming pool. ... More
 
 
 
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Hyde Park Stables
London > Leisure > Activities
63 Bathurst Mews, Paddington, London W2 | 10 minutes from Specsavers
Hop on a steed and trot your way through one of London's most central parks, courtesy of those lovely equestrian types at Hyde Park Stables. The ... More
 
 
 
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Hyde Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Rangers Lodge, Hyde Park, London W2 | 14 minutes from Specsavers
Technically two different parks, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens are in practical terms one huge, merging expanse. The 'split' dates back to 1728 when Queen Caroline, ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Specsavers.
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The Windsor Castle
London > Nightlife > Pubs
27-29 Crawford Place, Marylebone, London W1H | 2 minutes from Specsavers
Certainly one of the oddest and most patriotic pubs in London, The Windsor Castle is more a museum to the essence of old-fashioned Englishness than a ... More
 
 
 
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Duke of Wellington
London > Nightlife > Pubs
94a Crawford Street, Marylebone, London W1H | 6 minutes from Specsavers
... More
 
 
 
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Victoria
London > Nightlife > Pubs
10a Strathearn Place, Paddington, London W2 | 6 minutes from Specsavers
High up on a wall, behind the counter of this opulent, smart Victorian pub is a clock dated 1864. A framed copy of the Sun newspaper ... More
 
 
 
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Specsavers clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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The Dog House
London > Nightlife > Bars
62 Seymour Street , W1H | 7 minutes from Specsavers
Located beneath Italian restaurant Bernardi's . The Dog House is a playful basement cocktail bar that serves classic and modern Italian cocktails as well as Negroni, ... More
 
 
 
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Notch
London > Nightlife > Bars
535 Oxford Street, W1C | 10 minutes from Specsavers
Make like you're a kid again and perch on a swing while sipping on a cocktail four floors above Oxford Street. Notch, a rooftop bar on ... More
 
 
 
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Purl
London > Nightlife > Bars
50/54 Blandford Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 11 minutes from Specsavers
Drinks come with a pre warning at this flamboyant cocktail bar. Purl is a speakeasy bar that prides itself in its extravagant cocktail menu, which sees ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Specsavers.
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The Wallace Collection
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hertford House, Manchester Square, Marylebone, London W1U | 12 minutes from Specsavers
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Claridge's
London > Business > Venue Hire
Brook Street, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1K | 18 minutes from Specsavers
... More
 
 
 
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The Dorchester Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
54 Park Lane, Mayfair, London W1K | 19 minutes from Specsavers
One of the most famous hotels in England, The Dorchester is a stunning Art Deco curve, overlooking the expanses of the Royal Parks. This is the ... More
 
 
 
 

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Early Opera Company
Concerts | On 29th March 2017 

Wigmore Hall 21 minutes walk from Specsavers

The company performs Handel's Alceste, with Mary Bevan, soprano, Benjamin Hulett, tenor and James Platt, bass....More

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Wallace Collection 1.34 miles from Specsavers

Winning works of art are on display, which were selected from six competitive heats....More

Tales Of Ovid's Metamorphoses
Exhibitions | Until 2nd April 2017 

Wallace Collection 1.34 miles from Specsavers

Paintings, designs, sculpture and ceramics heavily inspired by Roman writer Ovid's poem, Metamorphoses, which draws on both Greek and Roman ...More

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Exhibitions | Until 8th April 2017 

Atlas 1.45 miles from Specsavers

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Irrational Optimism
Exhibitions | Until 29th March 2017 

A & D Gallery 1.49 miles from Specsavers

A selection of works and recent acquisitions on the topic, with pop art and contemporary creations....More

Casebooks: Six Contemporary Artists And An Extraordinary Medical Archive
Exhibitions | Until 23rd April 2017 

Ambika P3 1.5 miles from Specsavers

Sculpture, video and audio installation, live performance, robotics and artificial intelligence by artists including Jasmina Cibic, Federico Diaz and Lynn ...More

The Female Gaze & Other Stories
Theatre | On 29th March 2017 

Cockpit Theatre 2.14 miles from Specsavers

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John Latham: A World View
Exhibitions | Until 21st May 2017 

Serpentine Gallery 2.3 miles from Specsavers

Sculpture, installation, painting, film, land art, engineering, found-object assemblage, performance and theoretical writings by the pioneering British conceptual art....More

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Exhibitions | Until 21st May 2017 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery 2.3 miles from Specsavers

Installations by Tania Bruguera, Douglas Gordon, Laure Prouvost and Cally Spooner, whose diverse practices expand on the conceptual artist John ...More

Diana: Her Fashion Story
Diana: Her Fashion Story
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2017 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 2.85 miles from Specsavers

Twenty years on from her death, Kensington Palace traces the evolution of Princess Diana's style in Diana: Her Fashion Story. ...More

 

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