Best Coffee Shops in Siargao

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Siargao Island is well known as the Surfing Capital in the Philippines. While it’s still hard to travel, we’ve compiled this list of the best coffee shops in Siargao so when you visit, you’re ready to get your surf and coffee on.

Siargao is paradise without the tourists. With its blue waves and milky white sand – it’s no wonder that locals and foreigners are charmed to visit this place, especially during the summer. But besides the island’s picturesque nature, Siargao is also the home of the some of the best coffee shops and restaurants here in the Philippines.

The majority of these food establishments promote healthy living and their variety of cuisine ranges from vegetarian, Pinoy favorites, to exotic dishes. And of course, no itinerary is complete without including all the cafes worth visiting and we’ve cataloged some of them here. 

Take a look at our TOP 5 best coffee shops and grub places in Siargao Island:

1. Whitebeard Coffee

Whitebeard Coffee Siargao

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Fun fact! The former barista of this cozy café worked in Google Singapore before! Sounds like everyone’s dream and he made it happen!

Now, he currently manages the shop together with his family. Located in the heart of General Luna, Siargao, this coffee shop offers brunch menu and on-the-go unique coffee creations. Many of its customers admire the coffee shop’s friendly vibes and its reasonable prices for their products. Its bestsellers in the beverage section include the must try Soy Cap, Cold Brew, Cloud 9 (white brew), and Iced Caramel Latte. It’s the perfect chill spot for tourists who just ventured for an afternoon surfing on the beach. The café has also has small al fresco picnic style booths and free Wi-Fi!  And if you’re visiting this place, don’t forget to try their famous egg benedicts and waffles too! 


Location: Poblacion 1, Gen. Luna, Siargao Island

Surigao Del Norte, Philippines

Opening Hours: 7:00 AM TO 5:00 PM DAILY

Cafe is open for Dine In and Take Out.


2. Mauloa Siargao

Mauloa Siargao

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Mauloa might be a new establishment on the island but this place is definitely your friend if you just want to experience a relaxing day.

Definitely one for the books, Mauloa is not only a cozy cafe – it has a luxury spa and lifestyle boutique! What better way to pamper yourself while enjoying your favorite coffee creation! And if you are on the healthy side, you might want to try their luscious vegan dishes such as their salads, vegan pulled pork sandwich, and vegan ice cream! And for the people with the sweet tooth – pastries, cookies, and fruity smoothies are also sold in Mauloa’s cafe. 


Location: Tourism Rd, General Luna, Siargao Island, Surigao del Norte

Cafe is open for Dine In and Take Out


3. Bake by Hideout (Bake by Siargao)

Bake Siargao

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This is for the early risers who want to start their day with a healthy meal and a steaming hot cup of coffee.

Customers often describe this café as the place wherein you can get all types of breakfast. The pancakes are definitely an all kill in their menu as well as their chicken and waffles! Décor and ambience is welcoming to those who visit this place and it’s a wonderful spot to enjoy good music and vibe! 


Location: Tourism Rd, General Luna, Siargao Island, Surigao del Norte

Opening Hours: 7:00 AM TO 5:00 PM DAILY

Cafe is open for Dine In and Take Out.


4. Shaka Cafes 

Shaka Cafes

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If you’re looking for a light-hearted spread to eat then might we suggest Shaka Cafes as one of your choices?

This café is located near Cloud 9 and customers can enjoy the sea breeze and the spectacular waves while consuming a bowl of fresh fruits and vegetables. The café is boastful of their organic products for the maximization of its flavors and above all, their menu is also filled with superfoods that can help the individual feel rewarded and happy after a meal.

Fact: You can also hire photographers (its staff are also well trained multimedia professionals) from Shaka Cafes for these events – wedding, debut, private functions, and surfing! 


Location: Shaka Cafe, Tourism Rd, General Luna, 8419 Surigao del Norte

Opening Hours: 7:00 AM TO 5:30 PM DAILY

Cafe is open for Dine In and Take Out


5. The Beach Baby Cafe

The Beach Baby Cafe

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The Beach Baby Cafe menu consists of health tonics, cold pressed juices & the best superfood smoothie bowls!

It is in their motto that the beach is the way of life, and when we connect with nature we also deepen our connection with our body. They believing that serving and eating healthy food is the key to feeling good. This vegan food house is not only famous for its Instagrammable atmosphere but also, it is the absolute nook you and your friends and family should go to for coffee dates and smoothie bowls.

Recommendation: duo meal of Iced Coffee in black and cheese and pesto omelettes as your kick-start meal before exploring the island. 


Location: Malinao Beach Road, Siargao Island, Philippines

Opening Hours: 6:00 AM TO 6:00 PM DAILY

Cafe is open for Dine In and Take Out 


We can’t wait for you to try these suggestions we made! We only hope that after this pandemic, we can now all freely enjoy our vacations with our loved ones together with good food and healthy vibrations! 


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