With calming and serene landscapes, Batanes really is a must in one’s travel itinerary to the Philippines. From breathtaking sights to Philippine heritage, it really captures the hearts of people that go there. Combine that experience with food that fills your body and soul with the Batanes spirit. Here we have listed some of the places you should eat at when visiting the Philippines’ frontier in the North.
Café de Tukon
Café de Tukon, located at the Fundacion Pacita Batanes Nature Lodge, uses locally grown organic ingredients. They also offer traditional food from Batanes.
Address: Fundacion Pacita Batanes Nature Lodge, Brgy. Chanarian, Tukon, Basco, Batanes, Philippines 3900
Shanedel’s Inn and Café
With a view of one of the ports in Batanes, Shanedel’s Inn and Café gives you both good food and a breathtaking view of the sea. However, dining here is by reservation so grab your phones and set them now!
Address: National Road, Kaycharianan, Basco, Batanes
Pension Ivatan serves authentic Ivatan cuisine, or the cuisine of the local ethnolinguistic group of Batanes. Some of their must try food are grilled tanigue or grilled fish, and the Ivatan Platter which consists of several different seafood delights.
Address: Basco, Batanes 3900
Octagon Bed and Dine
Combining the view of the sea and good food, Octagon Bed and Dine is surely not to be missed.
Address: Sitio Disong Brgy. Kaychanarianan, Basco, Batanes
Beehan Cafeteria is another place you should not miss. From traditional dishes to everyday food, this place will satisfy any craving.
Address: Lizardo St., Kayhuvukan, Basco, Batanes