Style. Fit. Function. Quality. Price.

Insight Optical offers exceptional eyewear fashions at affordable prices.

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About Insight Optical

Style. Fit. Function. Quality. Price.

Insight Optical offers exceptional eyewear fashions at affordable prices. With locations in both Peterborough and Cobourg, we create custom crafted eyewear from the world’s leading brands. Whether it’s stylish new sunglasses from Oakley, Ray Ban, Maui Jim, Coach, Tory Burch, Vogue and more, or a new set of glasses featuring frames from Prada, Lindberg, Theo, Face a Face and others, we provide the perfect fit for your budget and style. To help make your shopping experience simple we will even direct bill most insurance plans for you.

Insight Optical employs fully licensed opticians and certified contact lens fitters, ready to fill your prescriptions and customize your eyewear needs. We’ve been serving the region since 1997 with an unwavering belief that quality craftsmanship shouldn’t cost more and that your eyewear is absolutely critical in your enjoyment of work and play. If you’re using ‘big box’ stores or your Doctors office for your eyewear, come stop by and experience our passion for eyewear excellence!

Prescription Glasses

It’s All in the Details.

At Insight Optical, we manufacture the majority of our lens onsite to ensure absolute quality and integrity in your prescription. We control the mounting within your frames enabling the perfect fit. It also allows us to produce replacements for damaged lens, enabling you to spend your eyewear investment wisely. Why not begin to invest in an eyewear wardrobe? Technology is changing the eyewear industry, enabling customization not possible in the past. Progressive lens technology can offer amazing results if it’s carefully crafted and engineered. Specialized lens for computer reading or just the perfect pair of shades.

We stand behind our product and your satisfaction because we’re passionate about eyewear!


Protect your style!

We’re constantly being told people had no idea there was a location in town that carried so many sunglasses from such leading brands! Come browse our selection of Oakley’s – perfect for sports enthusiasts, or Maui Jim, the ultimate in lens technology. Perhaps some styles from Ray Ban, Vogue, Tory Burch, Prada, or Burberry? We carry a huge assortment of stylish shades...and best of all, our expert service will ensure the right fit for your face. We offer stylish brands at attractive pricing to ensure you get the best value for your eyewear budget.

Contact Lenses

Our certified contact lens fitters will perform a careful examination to determine the best contact lens for your unique eye requirements. We’ll discuss the possible options available with a special focus on your lifestyle and needs. Upon selecting the right product, we’ll teach you all about care and make sure you are absolutely comfortable with inserting and removing your new contact lenses. Finally, we’ll re-check your vision while you’re wearing your new lenses to make certain you’re happy and pleased with your product.

Eye Exams

Your eye health is of the utmost importance. At Insight Optical, we’re professionals in the fit, style, and manufacturing of eyewear in Peterborough and Cobourg. For your prescription, we encourage you to schedule an eye exam with a local optometrist. If you don’t have an updated prescription, we will gladly help you coordinate an eye exam within our professional network.


At Insight Optical you can always find what you are looking for. We carry a wide variety of brands to ensure you get the perfect fit and look. We have both reputable brand names along with more niché lines from around the world. We are constantly updating our selection to offer you the most up-to-date look, even if you fall in love with a brand we do not carry we will do our best to have it ordered in.

  • Kate Spade
  • Vogue
  • Michael Kors
  • Coach
  • Tory Burch
  • Dolce and Gabbana
  • Versace
  • Maui Jim
  • Oakley
  • Ray Ban
  • Easy clip
  • Persol
  • Burberry
  • Polo
  • Ralph Lauren
  • Tom Ford
  • Emporio Armani
  • Face a Face
  • Etnia Barcelona
  • Woow
  • Salt
  • Lafont
  • Oga
  • Pro Design
  • Caroline Abram
  • Koali
  • Lindberg
  • Alain Mikli
  • Blackfin
  • Modo
  • ...and many more!