Siargao Cantina Luna | Surflandia by Jude Bacalso

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What we ate, where we went, what we did...and where the most epic selfies are to be had in Siargao.

And when you do, be fully aware of the stories around you!

Chef JM Libarnes Cantina Luna Siargao | Cebu Daily News
IF YOU'RE HANKERING FOR GOOD FILIPINO FOOD. Cantina Luna is where you'll find it. Another recommendation by Karl Noel, this turned out to be owned by the progenies of the furniture Pamintuans of Davao. they win not only because of the patriotic theme, but the faithful presentation of Pinoy fare. None of that reinvention nonsense, thank you. This is straightforward lami kaayo. Oh, buwad rice , please! - Jude Bacalso

Cantina Luna: A Taste of Authentic Filipino Cuisine in General Luna, Siargao

In a recent feature in the Cebu Daily News, Cantina Luna, a Filipino restaurant in General Luna, Siargao, has been making waves for its authentic Filipino dishes and inviting ambiance. Owned by the Pamintuan family, known for their furniture business in Davao, Cantina Luna stays true to its roots, offering a patriotic theme and faithful presentation of Pinoy fare.

One of the highlights of Cantina Luna is its commitment to traditional Filipino cooking, eschewing any notions of reinvention in favor of straightforward, delicious dishes. This dedication to authenticity has won the hearts of many, including Karl Noel, a renowned food critic, who highly recommends the restaurant.

A key figure behind Cantina Luna's success is JM Libarnes, a part owner, chef, and operations manager. His expertise in the kitchen and passion for Filipino cuisine have helped shape Cantina Luna into a must-visit destination for food lovers in Siargao.

So, if you find yourself in General Luna, Siargao, craving for good Filipino food, make sure to stop by Cantina Luna. Enjoy the flavors of the Philippines and immerse yourself in the stories that surround you. And don't forget to try their buwad rice—it's a local favorite!

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