Welcome to Bottomley Opticians Halifax

Bottomley Opticians are the only third generation family run independent opticians in Halifax and Lindley passionate about eyewear, eye exams, eye care and now including OCT. Delivering quality since 1948.


“ Highly recommended by a friend “

“ Friendly staff.. they listen to what I want “

“ I like my glasses they’re very light and comfortable “

Denice Dalley

“ I chose Bottomleys because I wanted an independent opticians. I like everything about them ; the staff, the choices, The service is the best and they’re very patient “

“ There is no comparison for me.. Bottomleys are number 1. “

“ I like everything about my glasses because you listened to what I would like and that is what I have. “

Anne Farmer

“ I chose Bottomley Opticians by seeing a post on FaceBook they’d done showing a different style of glasses, Danish and Belgian. “

“ Outstanding, personable, and a pleasurable, relaxed experience. “

“ The glasses? I like the quality, colour, material and the great range that has been researched and hand picked “

“ Don’t change. I had a lovely, personal experience. Thankyou : ) “

Gayle Harari

“ Excellent selection of glasses.. far superior to other opticians I have used. “

“ I like the design of my glasses but most important is the fit and comfort.“

N McDonnell

“ Very good, friendly, professional and good advice. ”

R. Womersley

Eye Test

When did you last have an eye exam? Regular eye exams don’t just help us check your vision; they also help our team check for any warning signs of potential problems.


With a fabulous selection of frames in practice, we are sure we can find an exclusive pair to suit you.


It’s important to make sure that your eyes are protected and your vision is comfortable at all times, and our range of sunglasses allows just that.

“I took over the Managing Director role from my father – and grandfather before me – and am committed to continuing their dedication to high quality care and personal service.”

Jim Bottomley – Managing Director

Bottomley Opticians are experts in eye tests, glasses and eyewear located in Halifax and Lindley.

Your vision is your most important sense, which is why it is essential that you give your eyes the high quality care they deserve. When you come to us to look after your sight and your health, you are entrusting your eyes to a practice built on over sixty years of optical expertise.

Whether you’re visiting our main branch in Halifax town centre – housed in the historic location of the Old Town Hall – or our second branch in Lindley, you will be met by a friendly team dedicated to delivering high quality, personal service.

Since we first opened our doors in 1948, times have changed and technology has improved, allowing us to examine your eyes to a better standard than ever before. What hasn’t changed is our ethos: a traditional approach to eye care that offers you the very best services and products and that puts your needs above everything else.