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Covid-19 Safety Protocols

Whitby Optical is open for business. We are operating under special COVID-19 related safety protocols . The Ontario Ministry of Health and the College of Opticians and Optometrists of Ontario have put forth these protocols and guidelines in order for us to serve you in the safest way possible. We look forward to seeing you and thank you for your continued support during these difficult times.

All new purchases strictly by appointment only. Warranty and pick up do not need appointments

We are open for business while continuing to provide the highest quality eye care in the safest possible environment. All new purchases strictly by appointment only. Warranty and pick up do not need appointments but subject to store occupancy limits (expect wait times between 5 to 10 minutes). No exceptions will be made to walk in visits for new purchases without prior appointments. You can save time and assure your store visit appointment by requesting a store appointment time online. The online booking request includes a convenient and time saving online COVID-19 pre-screening questionnaire (required before store entry for all visits - get it done ahead of time). You can also call us at 905-666-3831 and we will schedule one for you. This will enable us to better serve you promptly and safely.


We are a second generation family owned business. Our philosophy of “customers are first” is attributed to our success over the past 35 years. Come in and experience first hand our outstanding customer service and see why we are top rated and an award winning business for 10 years in a row.

We stand behind our four qualified and experienced on-site Optometrists, Opticians and frame stylists who allow Whitby Optical to be a one stop destination for all your vision care needs. If you are looking for an eye exam, quality eyewear or contact lenses, we offer all services for your convenience. Direct billing to most insurance providers is an added bonus.

We offer quality eyewear to fit every style, trend and budget. Some top leading eyewear brands found in our showroom are Oakley, Rayban, TomFord, Tiffany & Co, Silhouette, Maui Jim and many more. Our contact lens clinic is second to none. Come in and browse, you are guaranteed to find something to suit your needs.


For over 33 years, Whitby Optical has been delivering award winning family eye care to the Durham Region. Our happy clients can attest to that. Here are some of their testimonials.

  • My family and I have been clients of Whitby Optical for over 15 years. From prescription to eyewear fitting, I have received superlative service...

  • Was recommended to Whitby Optical by a friend and I know now why they come highly recommended.

  • We have been shopping at Whitby Optical for years and they have stood by their service to their customers over the years. They stand behind their...

  • Amazing customer service, the staff was very professional. Very satisfied with the service they provided and would recommend to my family and...

  • Me and my girls have been coming to Whitby Optical for our eye exams and glasses for the last seven years. They have an amazing team of...