4492 Ming Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93309


(661) 200-0890

Store Hours

Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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The Best Optical Store in Bakersfield

Stanton Optical offers eyeglasses, contact lenses, and prescription sunglasses at affordable prices. Located at the corner of Ming and Stine near the Food Maxx Shopping Center, there’s plenty of parking. With more than 3,000 frames to choose from, our helpful and friendly staff will help you select the right frame for you. Visit Stanton Optical or schedule your free eye exam online!

Get Your Free Eye Exam Here!

Most purchases at Stanton Optical qualify for a free eye exam, so make an appointment with one of our independent optometrists in Bakersfield. Using the latest techniques and equipment, the eye doctor will check your eye health and determine your eyeglass or contact lens prescription.

A Comprehensive Eye Examination

Our independent doctor of optometry in Bakersfield will use the latest techniques and state-of-the-art equipment in order to determine your eyeglass or contact lens prescription. Our eye exams include the following tests:

  • Autorefraction
  • Refractive analysis
  • Visual acuity
  • Tonometry
  • Autokeratometry
  • Evaluation for amblyopia
  • Slit lamp examination of anterior segment health
  • Ophthalmoscopy for evaluation of fundus health
Buy Glasses and Sunglasses in Bakersfield

With more than 3,000 frames to choose from, we have something for everyone! And, with our 2 pairs for $59.95 + a free eye exam offer, you can get one pair for work and one pair for fun. If for any reason you are unsatisfied with any of our products, bring them back within 30 days to exchange for a completely new pair.

Affordable Contact Lenses in Bakersfield

Whether you wear daily, weekly, or monthly disposable contacts, we carry several brands to make sure you have the lenses that are perfect for you. We also have a Contact Lens Value Pack that contains everything you need to get started with contacts, for just $129. Contact us or visit our store for more information!

Accepted Insurance

°We accept out-of-network benefits for VSP members and submit to the network. Out-of-network benefits and/or discounts will be applied towards total purchase.

Don't see your insurance listed? Call this store at (877) 518-5788 to check for additional accepted plans.

What Our Customers Are Saying
I was skeptical to come in but since the moment we stepped in, the attention we received from Sacha was phenomenal, she went above and beyond, I recommend anyone to not have an ounce of doubt to come in and SEE what their about and change your life, one frame at a time.
Matthew Godinez
Matthew Godinez
22:45 01 Dec 18
5 stars for Dr. Ye for an excellent exam. Extremely competent and professional. The related business is built on the upsell principle. So if you can tolerate that you'll be fine. The staff was very patient and helpful.
Carl Testerman
Carl Testerman
03:54 08 Sep 18
Rian is the best. She works very hard to satisfy her customers. Cynthia is a terrific manager love them both.
precious Miller
precious Miller
16:57 01 Sep 18
I was lucky enough to work with Vanessa at Stanton Optical. Even at the busiest time of day, the staff was courteaous, efficient, and responsible to my questions. Vanessa went above and beyond and took the time to find the perfect plan for my budget and even after the day was done, she made sure to tell me what my options were while holding a reciprocal conversation about everyday stuff. Thanks Vanessa.
Kari Aguilar
Kari Aguilar
01:57 15 Dec 17
Wonderful!! The eye doctor was super cool and made me feel comfortable .Then I Was helped by JOSIE she went over and beyond to make sure I was taken care of and stayed in budget. She was Professional , kind, and friendly. She made my experience enjoyable and smooth .
Patricia Ramirez
Patricia Ramirez
19:59 16 Nov 17
Josie was the absolute best! I came in and told her what I had to work with and she totally made it happen. The doctor listened to what I had to say and was patient with me to make sure that I had the perfect prescription - not an experience I’ve had with other optometrists in the past. I highly recommend this place. Even with a 10-14 day wait for the glasses, I honestly think it’s worth it.
Skye Fowler
Skye Fowler
23:33 25 Oct 17
A few years ago I had a horrible experience here, and I was debating on whether I was going to come back, and I have to say I'm so happy I decided to give this place a second chance! The staff is amazing and the doctor was very kind and informative. One particular employee, Alexis, was extremely helpful and sweet! She was very kind and professional and did everything she could to help me with my contacts! Thank you again. ????
Stefany Hays
Stefany Hays
06:47 14 Sep 17
Great place! Josefina was amazingly compassionate and helpful and helped us get what we needed without breaking the bank. Thanks again! We know where to go now when we need a good pair of glasses at a good price. Awesome staff and the doctor was quick and efficient.
04:22 26 Aug 17