Leigh-on-Sea opticians were a finalist at the EADT Business Awards for Customer Care in 2016 and were very proud to win the EADT Business Award for our Community Involvement in 2017.
We now offer audiology services including free hearing tests, ear wax removal and hearing aids.
Observatory the Opticians is a locally owned, independent opticians. Being independent means that we are not tied to any specific brands. We attend optical trade shows and choose the brands that we love the most, and that we hope you will also love. Our eye tests are relaxed, with lots of time to ask questions. We can offer you expert advice in a relaxed, safe environment. We stock a large variety of frames that range from affordable to designer. If you are looking for a safe opticians in Leigh-on-Sea that takes customer service seriously, we would be very happy to help you.
What to expect during your eye test.
You can also book an appointment here.
High-tech ultra-widefield retinal imaging, allows us to view up to the edges of the retina.
Now available at Leigh-on-Sea Observatory.
Sunglasses, contact lenses,
We can test at any age and sell a wide range of children's glasses.
All major brands for all ages.
See what we sell.
Charles Stone New York
Cutler and Gross
Rock Star Kids
Scotch & Soda
Darren started Observatory the Opticians in Leigh on Sea in 1998, following six years in optics. Darren loves to be at the forefront of the business, whether clinically or fashion styling.
Sarah became part of the team in 2010 and was new to optics. Sarah runs a very efficient reception system, supporting the team and really enjoys helping with customers when they come into the practice.
Debbie has recently joined the team as an Optical Assistant, having previously been a customer of the Leigh-on-Sea branch for 15 years. She has a natural passion for frame styling and will help you look fabulous in your new specs.
There is limited short stay parking on Rectory Grove in Leigh-on-Sea. There are two car parks nearby. Elm Road car park, 69 Elm Road, SS9 1SL is a two minute walk away. North Street car park, 20 North Street, SS9 1QE is about seven minutes walk from us.