After growing up in the country, Shebada finds it necessary to migrate to Kingston in search of a key member of his relative. He ends up in the Ghetto and meets Ringo (Garfield Reid), who wastes no time in 'terrorizing' him for money. Shebada absorbs the bullying for a time and later discovers that he has found himself in a tenement mess with the ind of excitement that he could do without.
Ringo's influence on Shebada runs deep but in the end, he gets a taste of his own cooking. Shebada Come to Town is a comedy of transformation. Just as Shebada leaves his rural place of abode, which is of wide differences with where he now calls home, his life was significantly transformed and he became a new person. This in essence is the story of Shebada Come to Town