The early birds who go surfing will never miss out on a big breakfast after a good water session in the morning. Locals will never go without eating rice because rice is power, while the intercontinental breakfast style has become more and more popular. Let’s have a look at what the best places for breakfast in General Luna Siargao have to offer ! Yum !
Located in purok 1, near the fish market, and hidden in the little streets of General Luna, the White Beard Coffee is one of the preferred spots of locals and residents, well known for its tasteful coffee and surfers meals, rich in protein with sausages.
And if you’re in a rush and don’t have time to sit on their cute outside terrace you can still buy their bottled cold coffee to go (plus they’re using glass bottles, refusing single use plastic !)
Do you work online ? Are you a freelancer looking for a fresh place with good internet signal ? Then this is the place. This café has the perfect set up to have breakfast while getting work done : tables with space, comfy chairs and a cool temperature. They serve all day breakfast from eggs to pancakes and vegan options. Their raspberry iced tea is one revitalizing drink you’ll find only there !
Going to Siargao without making a stop at Shaka café for breakfast would be like missing the broad walk on Cloud 9. Their acai, oats bowls and smoothies are so delicious that you could eat 3 in a row.
Located in front of the famous Cloud 9 surf spot, the outdoor set-up is perfect for a healthy breakfast with kids : wooden benches and tables, sand and space so kids are safe to play around. There’s even a swing facing the ocean, making this café one of the most instagrammable at sunrise.
Green House is one of our favorites for its chill ambiance, the ethos behind the shop and the cafe, that makes them much more than just sustainability. These guys running the show do a lot to preserve the Island ; their surf apparels from the Kudosurf brand are made from recycled plastic and they run the SEA Movement association, aiming to protect the ocean. Their sandwiches will fuel you up before starting your exploration of the island !
Coffee and pastries lovers would never miss the opportunity to have one to define breakfast. Cafe Lunares is one of the pioneers in General Luna, located on the main road, you can enjoy the sights of the daily come and go of the town. You will love their mini cheese cakes, doughnuts, nutella pie or the granola bars. And everything is home made by the italian owners !
This little piece of paradise has exquisite cuisine, and for good reasons : the owners are passionate chiefs who travelled the world before setting their place in Siargao. We’re talking about a secret place because most of the visitors think their resto is open only for guests, but it’s not ! You will definitely enjoy their healthy breakfast, fresh juices and pancakes, sitting on their comfy sofa in front of the calm white sand beach of Malinao.
Bliss is probably the most varied and tastiest breakfast we’ve tried in General Luna : their menu is renewed very often, which makes it super nice as you always have something new to discover and try ! Everything here is also homemade, including their fresh breads selection which is just to die for. You’ll love their shakshuka, their fried rice and their eggs benedict with salmon !
Located literally on the beach, facing the waves, the White banana offers some serious club sandwiches and rice bowls you’ll find nowhere else.
Their creativity and taste will be found in the food as much as in their beautiful space, featuring a wooden where you can sit and eat on comfy pillows. The signature breakfast meal is a sandwich with smoked tempeh and vegan tapa topped with tahini sauce, how good does that sound ?
In the heart of General Luna on the main, you will find this cute little café serving the best waffles of the island. Pick your favourite between sweet with mango and nutella, and savoury with an omelette and some crunchy bacon. Located just a few meters away from the Cemetery surf spot (Pisangan the local name), it will be your go to spot after a good session !
You heard well : this bakery offers fresh croissants and pain au chocolat every day on the way to Cloud 9. The passionate french baker Pierre creates tasteful pastries too, such as lemon and meringue tart, the famous Paris-Brest and some delicious macarons. And if you’re more a breakfast in bed person, good news : they deliver within the General Luna area !
Opened not even a year ago, Siago beach café has quickly gone to our top spots for breakfast in Siargao because of their super creative and delicious food, plus the location. Indeed, the café is facing the beach. Inspired by Mexican and Peruvian flavors, they serve signature breakfast meals such as scrambled eggs on a grilled toast with chorizo (how awesome does that sound ?), and generous oast bowls.
What’s your favourite breakfast place so far ? Which one will be your next try ? We can’t wait to hear your impressions !