Shopping in Roseau

The moment cruise ship passengers step off the boat and walk down to the end of the dock in Roseau, they are greeted with the island's top shopping center.  Even tourists who are staying elsewhere on the island will often plan a day in town specifically to take advantage of the duty-free shopping opportunities.

In addition to the shops at the cruise terminal there is also an area called Old Market Plaza.  Though it used to be a post for slave trade, today it houses three craft markets where visitors can pick up straw and coconut crafts among other things made by local artisans.  If you're interested in sampling local produce, you'll find that available here on Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday as well.  

Gifts and Souvenirs

If you're looking for some souvenirs you might enjoy visiting Whitchurch Duty Free Shop, which is situated in downtown Roseau. The store is open on Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., and on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. Guests can reach them at (767) 448-7177.

Another possibility is Pirates, which is located a short distance of Whitchurch Duty Free Shop. Pirates opens Monday through Friday from 8:30am until 5:00pm and on Saturday from 8:30am until 2:00pm. It is closed on Sunday. If you have questions and want to call before making reservations, you can do so at (767) 449-9774.

A handful of the gift and souvenir shops in Roseau are listed here:

Gifts and Souvenirs In Roseau
Name Type Phone Location
Cocogifts Gift and Souvenir Shops -- Downtown Roseau
Grand Bazaar Roseau Gift and Souvenir Shops (767) 448-8006 Roseau
Luxury Emporium Duty Free Shopping Duty Free Store (767) 448-3394 Downtown Roseau
Old Market Gift and Souvenir Shops -- Downtown Roseau
Pirates Duty Free Store (767) 449-9774 Downtown Roseau
Whitchurch Duty Free Shop Duty Free Store (767) 448-7177 Downtown Roseau

Specialty Shops

One of the more popular speciality shops in the area is Al Dive. This shopping venue is found within southern Roseau. A small, family owned business near the cruise ship and ferry docks, ALDive is one of the best loved diving and sightseeing centers on the island. Billy Lawrence is the Master "Chief" Instructor, one of the most experienced on the island, and it always available to offer PADI courses and certified dives. They can be found on Loubiere Main Road.

Another option is Ellingworth Moses Studio, which is found 1.7 mi. (2.7 km) away from Al Dive. Moses creates paintings that depict Dominica and its people as he sees them. The property can be found on King George V Street.

Lots of specialty shops located in Roseau are displayed down below.

Specialty Shops In Roseau
Name Type Phone Location
Al Dive Dive Shop (767) 440-3483 1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Roseau
Baroon's International Jewelry Store (767) 449-2888 Downtown Roseau
Ellingworth Moses Studio Art Gallery -- Downtown Roseau
Everybody's Art Gallery Art Gallery (767) 295-7885 0.3 mi. North of Downtown Roseau
Frame Art Art Gallery (767) 245-8787 Downtown Roseau
Fruits Flowers & Gifts Florist (767) 448-7279 Downtown Roseau
Gachette Jewellers Jewelry Store (767) 448-4551 Downtown Roseau
Jewellers International Jewelry Store (767) 440-3319 Downtown Roseau
Julien Jewellery Jewelry Store (767) 448-2585 Downtown Roseau
Ras Greg Studio Art Gallery -- 0.5 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau
Talipot Gallery Art Gallery (767) 276-3747 Downtown Roseau
Tiffany's Art Gallery Art Gallery -- Canefield, 1.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Roseau

Clothing and Apparel

Hoping to find some new clothing during your vacation? You might enjoy a visit to Kai K Boutique -- which is located in downtown Roseau. On Monday through Friday, Kai K's business hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Call them at (767) 440-6922.

The table just below enables you to get more information about the 9 apparel shops located in Roseau.

Clothing and Apparel In Roseau
Name Type Phone Location
Aries General Clothing Store (767) 265-9442 Roseau
Desiderata Boutique Boutique (767) 440-7838 Downtown Roseau
Don and Divas Boutique (767) 440-7613 Roseau
Exotic Batik Batik Store -- Downtown Roseau
Kai K Boutique Boutique (767) 440-6922 Downtown Roseau
Krazy Tees T-Shirt Shop (767) 448-8752 Downtown Roseau
Parade Of Fashions Clothing Store (767) 449-8372 Downtown Roseau
Tanasha's Clothing Store Clothing Store (767) 440-7839 Downtown Roseau
Zaman Garments Clothing Store (767) 440-1545 Downtown Roseau

Food and Grocery

You might want to look through the following table for more information about your options.

Food and Grocery Stores In Roseau
Name Type Phone Location
AC Shillingford's Grocery Store (767) 448-2481 Downtown Roseau
Astaphan's Grocery Store Grocery Store (767) 448-3221 Downtown Roseau
Bees Bakery Bakery (767) 449-0256 Canefield
Brizee's Mart Grocery Store (767) 448-2087 Canefield, 1.8 mi. North of Central Roseau
Fine Foods Grocery Store (767) 449-3663 Downtown Roseau
French Deli Plus Grocery Store (767) 448-5068 Downtown Roseau
Golden Loaf Bakery Bakery (767) 448-2244 Downtown Roseau
Green's Supermarket Grocery Store (767) 440-7221 1.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau
Mam's Bakery Bakery (767) 449-1390 Massacre, 2.9 mi. North of Central Roseau
Mam's Supermarket Grocery Store (767) 449-3446 Massacre, 2.9 mi. North of Central Roseau
Nature Island Foods Grocery Store (767) 449-2423 Canefield
Raffoul's Bakery Bakery (767) 448-2689 Downtown Roseau
Save-a-lot Grocery Store Grocery Store -- Downtown Roseau
Smart Buy Grocery Store (767) 440-6540 1.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau
Whitchurch I G A Supercentre Grocery Store (767) 448-2181 Downtown Roseau
 

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