15 Must-try Restaurants in Siargao


Places to include in your travel bucket list.

Summer is upon us and now we begin the countdown to how many places could we go before the rainy season begins. When it comes to vacation places, La Union and Cebu have always been popular choices, so why not visit Siargao next? PSA: There’s much more to the ‘Surfing Capital of the Philippines‘ than you think.

Siargao Island

Siargao is an island located Southeast of Manila, off the coast of Surigao del Norte. It is one of the country’s relatively undiscovered treasures not just for its beautiful scenery, but also for its local eats.

Planning to visit during a weekend this year? Make sure you bring this list along with you!

Kermit

Kermit is an Italian restaurant famous for its homemade pasta, make-your-own pizza, and buy 1 take 1 cocktails. Locals even claim it serves the “best pizza in town”. Don’t forget to check out their daily specials!

Must-Try: Pan-Seared Tuna, Kermit Pizza, Chocolate Lava Cake, Mango Daquiri

Pizza with Fresh Burrata from Kermit Siargao
Photo from @kermitsiargao
Green Cocktail from Kermit Siargao
Photo from @kermitsiargao

Reservations are recommended  
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Operating Hours: 7am-11pm Mon-Sun
Kermit Surf Resort, Purok 5 8419 General Luna Siargao Island, Surigao Del Norte
(0917) 655 0548, (0998) 859 2080

Maya Siargao

Villa Maya is a tropical three-story villa on a hill overlooking a beautiful golf course. Their in-house restaurant and pool bar offers Israeli cuisine combined with other international influences.

Maya Siargao Interiors
Photo from Villa Maya Siargao Island | Facebook
Hummus, Potatoes, Tomatoes from Maya Siargao
Photo from Villa Maya Siargao Island | Facebook

Reservations are accepted
Opening hours: 6am – 10 pm
Brgy Catangan, Cloud 9, General Luna, Surigao Del Norte
(0988) 753-292, (0929) 159-1542

Harana

Harana is a modern surf resort with beautiful native-inspired details such as hammocks and more. Their food is a reflection of their local pride, offering delicious Filipino eats with a twist. Insider tip: Friday is Open Jam night!

Must-Try: Halo-Halo with Watermelon, Adobo Bibimbap, Salabat

Harana Surf Resort Exteriors
Photo from Harana Surf Resort | Facebook
Chicken Tocino, Fried Egg, and Harana Rice from Harana Surf Resort
Photo from Harana Surf Resort | Facebook

Reservations are accepted
Tuason Point, General Luna, Siargao Island, Surigao del Norte
(0988) 849-5461

Mama’s Grill

Mama’s Grill is the most authentic and affordable BBQ grill experience in Siargao. A budget of P150-200 per person already covers meat, seafood, and drinks. Insider tip: Be there early. Waiting time reaches 2 hours!

Must-Try: Grilled Pork BBQ, Chicken BBQ, Grilled Marlin, Isaw

Food being Grilled at Mama's Grill
Photo from @sammagham

No reservations accepted
Operating Hours:
11 AM to 3 PM, 6 PM to 10 PM – Monday to Sunday except Wednesday
Tourism Rd., Siargao Island, General Luna, Surigao del Norte

Arka Hayahay

Arka Hayahay is a popular beach resort in Siargao, with an in-house restaurant in the shape of little boats. Their menu is composed of delicious powerbowls, fruity desserts, and vegan breakfast options.

Must-Try: Pitaya (Dragon Fruit) Healthy Bowl, Peanut Butter Banana Ice Cream

Arka Hayahay Siargao Interiors
Photo from @arkahayahaysiargao
Happitaya and Peanut Butterfly Bowl from Arka Hayahay
Photo from @arkahayahaysiargao

No reservations accepted
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General Luna, Siargao Island, Surigao Del Norte
(0918) 331-2008

La Carinderia

La Carinderia serves the best of Filipino and Italian comfort food. They also offer cocktails and local coffee with an Italian twist. Insider tip: They offer a seafood grill selection every day 6pm onwards, except on Tuesdays,

La Carinderia Outsider
Photo from @oneina_millennial
Empanada, Potato Balls, and Salad from La Carinderia
Photo from @lacarinderia

Reservations are accepted
Operating Hours:
10am-10pm Mon-Saturday, 6am-10pm Sunday
Purok 5 8419 General Luna Siargao Island, Surigao Del Norte
(0915) 240-7012

Kitya’s Place

Kitya’s Place is a rustic cafe serving healthy all-day breakfast, smoothie bowls, and desserts Insider tip: They serve a handful of vegetarian dishes too!

Must-Try: Shakshouka, Mango Flirt, Cinnamon French Toast

Dishes from Kitya's Place
Photo from Kitya’s Place | Facebook

Reservations are accepted
Operating Hours: 8am to 11pm – Tuesday to Saturday, 3pm to 2am – Sunday
Purok 3, General Luna, Surigao Del Norte, Philippines
(0920) 519-0440

Barrel Bar

Barrel Bar is a 24/7 hookah lounge and bar grill offering all your BBQ favorites plus more. Insider tip: They offer delivery for a fee of P20.

Must-Try: Roast Chicken, Barrel Bar Burger, Garlic Rice

Alcoholic Shots from Barrel Sports Bar
Photo from Barrel Sports Bar Siargao | Facebook
Roasted Chicken from Barrel Sports Bar Siargao
Photo from Barrel Sports Bar Siargao | Facebook

No reservations accepted
Operating Hours:
24/7
Tourism Road, Purok 5 General Luna, Siargao Island, Surigao Del Norte
(0917) 584-8911

Greenhouse

Greenhouse is a beachfront private guest house that offers you the hospitality of a hotel resort. Their revolving menu includes healthy, hearty dishes and seafood specials. Insider tip: Dining is only available to guests of the private house.

Breakfast Love from Greenhouse
Photo from “Greenhouse” | Facebook

Reservations are required
Brgy Catangnan, Cloud 9, General Luna, Surigao Del Norte
(0921) 988-3187

Bravo

Bravo, one of Siargao’s most Instagram-worthy beach resorts, offers classic Spanish cuisine in their in-house restaurant. The menu is composed by head chef, David Lopez, who has trained in 3 Michelin star restaurants abroad.

Must-Try: Paella Valenciana, Tortilla Patatas, Sangria Pitcher

Chorizo Iberico from Bravo Beach Resort Siargao
Photo from Bravo Beach Resort Siargao | Facebook

Reservations are accepted
Operating Hours: 
24 hours
Tourism Rd, Barangay 5, General Luna, Siargao Island, Surigao Del Norte
(0999) 877-8518, (0905) 395-5493

Shaka

Shaka is a healthy all-day breakfast bar serving colorful smoothie bowls, cold-pressed juices, and specialty coffee.  They even use papaya stalks for straws. Insider tip: They even offer surf photography services!

Must-Try: Green Out, Cloud 9 Kook, Bom Dia

Smoothie Bowls from Shaka Cafes
Photo from Shaka Cafes | Facebook

Reservations are accepted
Operating Hours:
6:30am-5:30pm Mon-Sun
Tourism Road, Cloud 9, General Luna, Siargao, Surigao Del Norte
(0929) 422-8956

Pleasure Point Café

Pleasure Point Cafe is the ‘Surfers’ Best Coffee Spot’ in Siargao. Aside from local coffee, they also have smoothie bowls and vegan snacksInsider tip: Watch out for their fun acoustic nights and movie nights!

Must-Try: Banana Mini Pancakes, Caramel Cheesecake, French Press Coffee

Chocolate Bounty Cake from Pleasure Point Cafe
Photo from @pleasurepointcafe

Reservations are accepted
Operating Hours:
7am-3:30pm Mon-Sun
Purok 5, General Luna, Siargao Island, Surigao Del Norte
(0917) 760-3837

Buddha’s Surf Resort

Buddha’s Surf Resort offers a truly local surfing experience. Their in-house restaurant is best known for its Asian cuisine with a strong Western influence. Insider tip: They even offer seafood banquets based on the fresh catch of the day.

Must-Try: Pad Thai, Mahi-Mahi, Traditional Pig Roast (Upon request)

Western Dishes from Buddha's Surf Resort
Photo from Buddha’s Surf Resort | Facebook

Reservations are accepted
Brgy Catangnan, Cloud 9, General Luna, Surigao Del Norte
0919 945 6789

L’Osteria Siargao

An Italian restaurant that serves up elevated Italian dishes, at L’Osteria, you can have a taste of good food made from quality dishes at L’Osteria.

Burratina from L'Osteria
Photo from L’Osteria Siargao | Facebook

Accepts Reservations
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Tuason Point, Brgy. Catangnan, Surigao Del Norte
(0917) 892-3537

ReefCut Bar

Not afraid of getting your hands dirty? Then head on to ReefCut Bar, the home of pulled pork in Siargao, and try their famous pulled pork sandwich.

Pulled Pork Sandwich from ReefCut Bar
Photo from ReefCut Bar | Facebook

Accepts reservations
Purok 3 Poblacion General Luna, Surigao Del Norte
(0956) 157 7125

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