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Welcome to Specs for Less in East Harlem, NY

Designer Frames in East Harlem

Specs for Less has an amazing selection of glasses including designer frames at our East Harlem location on 3rd Ave. We provide comprehensive eye exams to ensure your prescription is up to date. Enjoy personalized fitting, premium, accurate lenses, and amazing pricing on our entire line-up of frames. We’re located right around the corner from White Park off of Lexington Ave.

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Why choose Specs for Less in East Harlem?

Our staff are trained to help you with your long-term eye care goals- to help your eye health in the long run, while helping you meet your needs today.

✔ We use the most advanced equipment available today to give you the most thorough and in-depth eye exam possible.

✔ We have the widest selection of popular frames and eyewear for you to choose from.

✔ You don't need to travel to find professional service- we are right here, near you in East Harlem.

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Manhattan NY Third Avenue

1904 3rd Ave
New York, NY 10029

Phone: 855-855-4622

  • 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Closed

We Accept:

  • visa
  • mastercard
  • americanexpress
  • discover
  • cash
  • debit
  • carecredit



As a service to our patients, we are pleased to offer the CareCredit card, the nation's leading patient payment program. Click here for more information.

  • GVS
  • Emblem Health
  • Spectera
  • Eye Med
  • Cobra
  • Davis Vision
  • Superior Vision
  • Guardian
  • Fiddelis Care
  • National Vision Administration (NVA)
  • Health Plus
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • VNS Choice Health Plans
  • Block Vision
  • New York State Nurses Association
  • Health First
  • UFT
  • Amalgamated Transit Union
  • UFCW
  • International Brotherhood Teamsters
  • PSC Cuny
  • Local 100
  • District Council 37
  • 1199 SEIU Funds
  • 32BJ SEIU

  • Brendel
  • Bvl
  • Carrera Color
  • Christian Dior
  • Gucci Color
  • Kawasaki
  • Lacoste
  • Maui Jim
  • Oakley
  • Ray-Ban
  • Ted Baker
  • Tiffany
  • Tom Ford
  • Tura
  • Saint Laurent Paris (Yves Saint Laurent)

Eye Exams in East Harlem

When buying new glasses or contacts, you want to make sure you're prescription is perfect. Our on-site eye doctors in our East Harlem location will provide you with a complete comprehensive exam. We not only make sure that your prescription is correct, we also check the overall health of your eyes and screen for any eye conditions or diseases you may have. Our East Harlem location uses the very latest technology to ensure a thorough and accurate eye exam, delivered with skill, attention, and compassion.

Regular Eye Exams are crucial for maintaining long-term vision health. Make sure to have your eyes checked at least once a year. When you're in the market for great designer frames at great prices, make sure you've got the clean bill of eye health to go along with it.


Patient Testimonials...

Cara is the best give her a raise bye-bye
- Lawrence G.
eye doctor's office
Awesome 👏 place!
- Tatiana K.
eye doctor's office
EXCELLENT SERVICE.... I was in a panic because my frame broke and I didn’t have a second pair. They replaced my frame until the new ones came in. I picked up the 2 new pair of glasses today and already received compliments on the one pair I’m wearing now. THANK YOU!
- Kim R.
eye doctor's office
We've been going to Specs for years and won't even consider going anywhere else. The staff is AMAZING! They really care that you're happy with what you get and it's genuine. If you need any kind of eye Care this is the place.
- Ralph R.
eye doctor's office
Awesome staff very accommodating with patients needs. Excellent experience and will visit them again.
- ed L.
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Love the outstanding Costomer service. i been coming here for over 15 years and everyone is wonderful.
- Lisa Q.
eye doctor's office
Been going there for years and Stacy is a godsen.Always picks out great stuff to make me look good .Been back many times for repears and another things.There the best !!
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Optometrist and Designer Frames in East Harlem

We are proud to offer the best prices on a huge selection of glasses and frames in East Harlem and its surrounding NYC streets. Our eye doctors will perform detailed vision testing to ensure that your prescription for eyeglasses and contact lenses is accurate, in addition to comprehensive eye exams to inspect for any signs of eye disease or problems. If you’re shopping for a new pair of designer frames or sunglasses, our Manhattan optical collection has it all – and our friendly optical staff will help you select the best eyeglasses for your vision and face. We offer economical eyewear in East Harlem for many vision conditions, including astigmatism and presbyopia. If you suffer pain caused by dry eye, pink eye or any eye infection, or as a result of an eye emergency, our eye doctors are experienced and qualified to treat you and alleviate your pain.

What to do in East Harlem

Located conveniently to serve East Harlem (known locally as El Barrio), our eye care clinic is surrounded by many NYC landmarks worth seeing. The Graffiti Hall of Fame is just around the corner. This famed site features the inventive creations of many well-known street artists. Another art display near Specs for Less can be viewed at the nearby Museum of the City of New York. This exhibition space celebrates the history of NYC and all the incredibly diverse people who call it home.

If you’re in the mood for a multicultural experience in East Harlem, check out the El Museo Del Barrio, only a few blocks away. Here you can immerse yourself in Latino culture through storytelling sessions, craft workshops, and various interactive Latino activities. When you’re looking for a place to eat after spending a day at this museum, why not stay in the Latin theme and head to Cascalote Latin Bistro? This rustic neighborhood restaurant serves innovative foods that will delight anyone who loves genuine flavor!

What to Eat in East Harlem

Other recommended places to grab a bite in East Harlem include La Shuk and the Moon House Restaurant. Trendy and priced for any budget, La Shuk specializes in French-Moroccan dishes, such as lamb kebabs and green shakshuka. The Moon House Restaurant will take you through China and Japan, with a large menu of Asian items such as bento boxes and sushi. For a sweet ending to your meal, stop by La Tropezienne Bakery, a charming little place that’s bursting with delicious confections.

Do you need new eyeglasses, sunglasses or contact lenses? Our quality optical collection is as outstanding as our professional eye care services! To keep you looking great and seeing sharp, we stock fashionable eyeglasses from leading designers. In addition to many European, American and Asian brand-names, we carry prescription and nonprescription Ray Ban and Maui Jim sunglasses – because we care about your eye health!

North Shore
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