Gotta Have Shades has the largest Costa Del Mar and Maui Jim selections in the entire Tampa Bay Area

Gotta Have Shades was founded in 1987.

Since day one we have prided ourselves on offering the most innovative and highest quality sunglasses and accessories in the entire Tampa Bay area. There is over 80 years of experience in the optical field shared by our staff, including fully licensed opticians always on duty.

We have and continue to build our business on the best selection around, affordability, and a commitment to friendly, knowledgeable service. The bottom line is we’re not happy if you’re not happy.

Thank you for shopping with Gotta Hav Shades and please feel free to email or call us if you have any questions or concerns.

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Gotta Have Shades RX Brands

At Gotta Have Shades we have the latest releases in all the popular brands. Stop by our store today to check out the NEW – Gotta Have Shades!

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Gotta Have Shades RX Sunglasses Brands

Get custom designer shades now at Gotta Have Shades!

At Gotta Hav’ Shades we have a licensed Optician on staff and can place prescription lenses in the following brands and styles of designer shades. Call us NOW to order – 727-522-8423!

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Request Some Shades!

Have you ever seen a great pair of designer shades and wondered if you can get them? At Gotta Have Shades we can custom order practically any designer brand for you.

Shades Request

  • Please tell us the Brand of glasses you are requesting.
  • Please tell us the Model of glasses you are requesting.
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We Have Designer Frames!

Get the latest styles in fashion and designer brands at Gotta Have Shades.

Licensed Optician ON-Site!

Get your Rx Designer Glasses Today.

Call: 727-522-8423

Visit Our Store

Gotta Have Shades
3435 49th Street North
Saint Petersburg, FL 33710

Hours Of Operation

10am – 6pm