94 High Holborn, London, WC1V 6LF

020 7831 0032 / holborn@hoddbarnesdickins.co.uk


Hodd Barnes & Dickins is one of the oldest independent Holborn optician serving the professional community of London. With our state-of-the-art equipment and the experience and competence of our optometrists, we provide our patients with an in-depth and thorough consultation. We aspire to give you the best healthcare and most suitable eyewear for all your visual needs.

Hodd Barnes & Dickins has maintained its status as one of the most professional independent Opticians in the City of London after being established in 1903. A policy of only employing professionally trained staff, introducing the latest diagnostic instrumentation and fully computerised systems has modernised the practice, carrying the company successfully into the 21st Century. Our aim is to provide you with the highest level of eye care as well as correcting your visual needs to the best of our abilities!

highly qualified staff

With a team of highly qualified staff, we are able to offer an exceptional level of service and diagnose the most challenging of eye conditions and spectacle prescriptions.

level of expertise

We have developed a level of expertise that allows us to fit all types of spectacles and contact lenses.

Emergency Delivery

Working alongside a high quality and trusty courier service, we are able to bike your contact lenses or spectacles to you in an emergency.


By glazing the majority of our spectacle work at our own workshop, completed glasses can be processed, checked, and collected on a same-day basis the majority of the time within the hour.

  • 94 High Holborn,
    WC1V 6LF, London
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  • 020 7831 0032
  • Opening Hours
    Mon - Fri: 8.45am - 5.30pm
    Sat: 10:30am - 4:30pm