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Optical Goods and Services Retail, Eyeglasses and Contact prescriptions filled. Doctors of Optometry available for eye exams.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Arlington Optical meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Arlington Optical include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

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Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Additional Complaint Information

In the case of optometrists, BBB cannot report and pursue complaints concerning the underlying competency of their healthcare services and procedures, according to our national BBB complaint acceptance policy. BBB can report and pursue general customer service and billing disputes that do not involve underlying competency issues. It has long been our BBB policy to refer inquiries and complaints about the underlying competency of optometrists to the Ohio State Board of Optometry, which can at 614-466-5115 or .

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Arlington Optical
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: March 06, 1985 Business started: 12/19/1983 in OH Business incorporated 05/22/2002 in OH
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Ohio Optical Dispensers Board
77 S. High St 16th Fl, Columbus OH 43266
Phone Number: (614) 466-9707

Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Timothy McNemar, President Ms. Tammy Cesear, Manager Ms. Linnea Goodwin, Neil Ave. Store Manager Ms. Mary Perkins, COO
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Timothy McNemar, President
Business Category

Optical Goods - Retail Optical Goods - Service & Repair Opticians Sunglasses Eyeglass Suppliers Optometrists Contact Lenses

Products & Services

Arlington Optical sells the following brand(s): AO Signature, Bellinger, Blac, Carolyn Abrams, Cazal / Caviar, Coach, David Yurman, Entourage of 7, Etnia, Exclusive Frame lines:, Fendi, Gold and Wood, Gucci, Italee 2.5, J. F. Rey, Kate Spade, La Font, Lindberg, Lucas de Stael, Masunaga, Oakley, OGI, Others, Prodesign, RES/REI, Sospiri, Tag Heuer, Tom Davies, Versace, Zero G

Arlington Optical offers the following product(s): Accessories, Contact Lenses, Low VIsion Aids, Prescription Eyewear, Readers, Sunglasses

Hours of Operation
M: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
T: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
W: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Th: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
F: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
S: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Su: Closed
The Neil Ave Location is opened M-F 8:30 to 5:30 and closed on Saturday & Sunday.
Method(s) of Payment
MC VISA, American Express, Discover, Checks, Cash
Refund and Exchange Policy

All prescription eyewear is warrantied against manufacturer defects for 1 year from the date of purchase.  All prescription eyewear sales are final as the lenses have been produced with the patients prescription.   Other eyewear may be returned only with a receipt and within 7 days of purchase if they eyewear has not been worn by the patient.


Alternate Business Names
McNemar Optical, Inc.
Industry Tips
Optometry Services - BBB Central OH Statement
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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.