Here we highlight some of the many small businesses on Barbuda; these are mostly found by word of mouth and are not often advertised. Barbudan businesses can be bought, sold or leased and often change hands, so if you are interested in bringing a business to Barbuda contact us or the Barbuda Council.
Beautymay John is a fisher who can supply fresh lobster and fish. She goes out once or twice a week and sometimes keeps some freshly frozen fish at home. If you call her on (268) 726-5138 she can take your order. From $15ec per pound for fish - more if cleaned or scaled.
Just across from the Holy Trinity church you can buy fresh parsley, fennel and thyme, and other vegetables such as cabbage and spinach when ready from Mr Danville Aaron. This yard is full to the brim of delicious fresh vegetables and herbs.
Embellish is a beauty and holistic therapy business run by Afiya Frank, a fully trained practitioner in the art of massage, facials, reflexology, and other treatments. She is available to book by appointment only and can arrange to come to your home, hotel or yacht. Afiya can be contacted on (+1268) 734-1410.
Frances Beazer, a founder member of the Barbuda Farmers' Co-Operative (BFC) has a successful egg production project with 350 hens producing 15 dozen eggs a day. She will deliver and can be contacted on (268) 460-0675.
Ice can be bought on River Road from Netta and Charles' home (pictured), from Lil Lincs grocery store or from the gas station. The Fisheries building supplies ice in large quantities (this is salt ice - not suitable for drinks but good for cool boxes and fishing)
Sheraz breeds and produces fresh meat to order, including delicious oven-ready chickens, guinea birds and ducks. He keeps a wide range of larger stock too including cattle, sheep and pigs. Call him to see what he has. He can be contacted on (268) 724 - 2813.
Silver Seal freight reliably delivers goods between Antigua and Barbuda on a weekly basis, bringing all we need to Barbuda for our everyday use including furniture, shop supplies, building materials, paint and almost anything else you can think of. For items that are too big for the plane or ferry, contact Fabian Jones on (268) 772-5028
Fresh coconut water can be bought from the Jelly Man every Thursday under the tree on River Road. Or order from him on (268) 721-1892
This friendly and efficient service collects annd disposes of all household waste including our local village collection once every week. If you are a visiting yacht or a hotel you can also call for a special collection to come to you anywhere on the island. Gregory and his team will dispose of your rubbish in the right place; do not give your rubbish to other unlicenced collectors as they may not dispose of it properly. And please do not leave your rubbish on the beaches. Call Hilroy Thomas at home on (268) 4600015 or on 770-4967 or 721-1268. Call Greg on 734-2045 or 722-2045 and Ted Thomas on 722-5511.
Shea Punter's Barber's Paradise caters for the hair styling needs of the men and women of Barbuda. Whatever the style, Shea can cut it for his customers. The shop's opening hours are flexible so if he is open he is working.
We are often asked if there are shops, businesses and other properties available to rent or buy on Barbuda. Contact us if you are looking to rent or buy or if you want to advertise your business or property on here.