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Boudoir Galleria Ottica

Sestiere Dorsoduro 2751 | Calle Lunga San Barnaba, 30123 Venice, Italy
+39 041 241 0192
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Great selection of eye wear frames and lenses.

The shop manager was extremely knowledgeable, professional and efficient. In no time figured out... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Raingard K
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Our Tour Director said wait until Venice to buy sunglasses so we did. My wife bought two pair, one... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
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A unique optician in Venice. Boudoir has moved from Dorsoduro 3771 ( the living room like shop ) to Dorsoduro 2751 ( a new higly surprising layout). Every item is choosen or made by the owner who is an optometrist and eyeglasses expert, so you can buy special spectacles from a very selected collection of 500 pieces as well as perfumes, jewellery and other rarities. A selection of our eyewear is visibile and line in our online shop.
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Sestiere Dorsoduro 2751 | Calle Lunga San Barnaba, 30123 Venice, Italy
Dorsoduro / Accademia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The shop manager was extremely knowledgeable, professional and efficient. In no time figured out pricing for specialty lenses. The most noteworthy point is that I made my specifications from over seas via e-mail, after visiting the shop. The frames/glasses turned out beautiful. He is a...More

Thank Raingard K
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aleTreviso_Italia, Owner at Boudoir Galleria Ottica, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

It's happening more and more often. Technologies help a lot and fast communication makes it possible. Thank you for relying on my business and for the nice words . Hope to see you again. Alessandro

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Our Tour Director said wait until Venice to buy sunglasses so we did. My wife bought two pair, one Prada and one Swarovski, and is glad she waited. Staff was English speaking, very knowledgable and helpful. Glasses were not cheap but she looks great in...More

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aleTreviso_Italia, Owner at Boudoir Galleria Ottica, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

I do speak english and I hope to be knowledgeable and helpful. Unfortunately your wife didn't visit Boudoir, but some other optician. I stopped selling fashion brands the day I opened my own shop, so for sure I don't carry any Prada, Gucci or Rayban....More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

I have been shopping with Alessandro, and Nelson, for a few years now and have also bought glasses over the internet with his feedback and recommendation. I love returning and trust his input into my choices...I always come home with a new pair each visit...make...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

We absolutely loved this spot! Alessandro and his sweet dog Nelson were lovely and so helpful. We each found a couple great pairs of glasses while we were there and he had them ready so quickly. Would definitely recommend!

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

My wife and I were visiting Venice again, staying in the Dorsoduro sestiere, when she had a need for the immediate services of an optician. This shop provided immediate service. We took the opportunity for eye examinations and ordered new eyeglasses, which were delivered to...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2017

After visiting over 20 glasses shops in Paris and not finding the right style for the right budget, I gave up. While wandering around Venice not long after, I came across this lovely little shop with stylish decor and the friendliest and coolest owner, Alessandro....More

Thank Loretta T
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aleTreviso_Italia, Owner at Boudoir Galleria Ottica, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

I'm so proud of this review. Paris is one of the cities in Europe with the best opticians, espacially around Les Marais. So thank you very much. Also being called cool, is cool. I just said it the other day to a friend of mine...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2017

I went to Boudoir this past January while in Venice, bought a pair of sunglasses and spent a while chatting with the owner - Alessandro. After I returned to NYC, he helped me pick out of a pair of very unique glasses for my boyfriend....More

Thank Carleton R
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aleTreviso_Italia, Owner at Boudoir Galleria Ottica, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Actually I had a lot of fun with you, trying to find the best solution for your boyfriend's birthday surprise. And it worked ! I'm pleased you both like your glasses. Thank you for the nice words, how could I not go above and beyond...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2017

This small and funky optical boutique was the highlight of my shopping experience in Venice. Not only are their glasses beautiful, but they are also reasonably priced for the quality compared to prices I have seen elsewhere in Italy for similar products. The service is...More

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1  Thank Elle B
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aleTreviso_Italia, Proprietario at Boudoir Galleria Ottica, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Thank you Elle B, I really appreciate your words. Let me take the chance to share with you and the ones who will read this, my point about pricing. Talking about money is almost considered a taboo, especially here in Italy. Let me break it....More

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

Great frames, excellent service, good after-sales. The first class shopping experience recalled many times when people comment: "I like your frames - where did you buy them?"

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2  Thank willartom
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aleTreviso_Italia, Proprietario at Boudoir Galleria Ottica, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2016

What can I say more than thank you? I hope you enjoy wearing your glasses for a long time. Alessandro

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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

While vacationing in Italy, I noticed how everyone had the most fashionable eyewear. I am someone who has to wear glasses all the time, and I definitely had eyewear envy. This shop has the most gorgeous, unique eyewear at every price range. The owner is...More

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aleTreviso_Italia, Proprietario at Boudoir Galleria Ottica, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Nelson loves children and I'm happy your daughter entertained my dog. It's a long day for him here as a shop assistant. I would love to work in the States, travelling americans hae a very good eye for nice things ( plus taste and knowledge...More

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jointp
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Response from aleTreviso_Italia | Property representative |
Hello Jointp .Thank you for the question. Sometimes we don't love to talk about money, but we do care !! The word "expensive" has a different meaning for each of us and , in any case, it's strictly related to the value of... More
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