where to eat in la union

Where To Eat In La Union: 11 Must-Visit Restaurants For Your Next Surf Trip

Known for its adrenaline-inducing waves, La Union is definitely one of the best travel destinations in the country. Its thriving surfing scene makes it a perfect spot for all surfers, amateurs and professionals alike. But there is more to La Union than surfingand that is food tripping! If you’re thinking of where to eat in La Union, then check out these restaurants we’ve listed down for your Elyu trip!

1Gefseis Greek Grill

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As its name suggests, Gefseis Greek Grill offers an authentic taste of Greek cuisine. It is one of the well-loved La Union restaurants because of its Greek-inspired setting and of course, its fresh and tasty dishes. More importantly, this restaurant uses absolutely no preservatives in all their dishes. How healthy is that, huh?

Gefseis Greek Grill
Urbiztondo Beach Urbiztondo, 2514 San Juan, La Union
Open from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.
(072) 603 0183
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2Tagpuan

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Satisfy your Pinoy combos craving at Tagpuan. This Filipino eatery is popular for its comforting dishes at very reasonable prices. You can buy the most affordable food choices out of all La Union restaurants in this establishment. Also, have a good late-night drinking session with your friends here!  

Tagpuan
Located at Manila North Road, Urbiztondo Beach, San Juan, La Union
Open from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.
0956 661 7996
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3El Union Coffee

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Probably the most famous coffee shop located in San Juan, El Union Coffee serves the finest beverages in town. Its laid back ambiance encourages every visitor to make a good conversation over a cup of good coffee and scrumptious desserts. So, add this local coffee shop in your where to eat in La Union list.

El Union Coffee
Located at Kilometer 274 MacArthur National Highway, Urbiztondo, San Juan, La Union
Open from 9:00 a.m.  to 9:00 p.m.
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4Makai Bowls

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Looking for a place to get a healthy snack? Visit Makai Bowls, one of the healthier choices of La Union restaurants, which is conveniently at Flotsam and Jetsam Hostel! Ask anyone where to eat in La Union and they’ll point you here. You’ll surely be delighted with its delish smoothie bowls. Their bowls are 100% sugar-free, dairy-free, and made with real fruits!

Makai Bowls
Located at Flotsam and Jetsam Hostel, 2514 San Juan, La Union
Open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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5Mad Monkeys

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Have a taste of the flavorful and mouthwatering burgers of Mad Monkeys when in San Juan. This burger joint is sure to serve you a curated selection of their dishes. Also, this restaurant invites some local artists to perform all day and night, which is really something to look forward to.

Mad Monkeys
Located at Manila North Road, Urbiztondo, San Juan, La Union
Open from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
0998 555 1990
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6Flotsam and Jetsam

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Known to be a hostel, Flotsam and Jetsam kitchen is one of the more popular La Union restaurants too that celebrates music, art, and delectable international cuisine. One of its popular dishes is its specialty pizza, which is definitely a must try. Plus, the whole airy, hipster establishment is Instagram-worthy. No one could resist taking photos here, seriously. It’s a great place to check out when searching where to stay in La Union as well!

Flotsam and Jetsam
Located at Surf Town, San Juan, La Union
Open from 5:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.
0917 802 1328
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7Olas Banditos

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Owned by one of the hottest surfers in the country, Luke Landrigan, and his friends, Olas Banditos is a newly opened Mexican restaurant in the heart of San Juan. Serving you your favorite nachos, burritos, quesadillas, tacos, and other Mexican food, this is one of the best places where to eat in La Union. Go and check it out!

Olas Banditos
Located at National Highway, Urbiztondo, San Juan, La Union
Open from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.
0977 859 0064
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8Surf Shack

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The go-to spot of where to eat in La Union for all foodies, surfers, and beach bums is no less than Surf Shack. It is a relaxing hub where you can grab appetizing food and drinks. You can also catch their live music every weekend for a more fun experience.

Surf Shack
Located at 239 National Highway, Urbiztondo, 2514 San Juan, La Union
Open from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m.
(072) 607 4914
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9Angel and Marie’s Place

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This cozy little place in San Juan will surely have you a surfer’s vibe. Angel and Marie’s Place is one of the first standalone La Union restaurants in town. It offers different types of dishes, including pasta, seafood, breakfast food, halo-halo, and fruit shake.

Angel and Marie’s Place
Located at National Road, Urbiztondo, San Juan, La Union
0917 723 3253
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10Halo-Halo de Iloko

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Where to eat in La Union can’t just be central to San Juan.That’s why you should check out this restaurant in San Fernando and indulge in their authentic Ilokano cuisine. Of course though, what’s there to try in Halo-Halo de Iloko other than their famous Fiesta Halo-Halo?! Rest assured that everything tastes really good!

Halo-Halo de Iloko
Located at 12 Zandueta St., 2500 San Fernando, La Union
Open from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
0917 852 7919
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11Coast Call Kitchen and Bar

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Inside the San Juan Surf Resort is a perfect spot to unwind and taste yummy food. Coast Call Kitchen and Bar is one of those La Union restaurants that has everything from pizzas to rice meals. It is simply a nice place to enjoy the rest of the day while munching on great food.

Coast Call Kitchen and Bar
Located at Urbiztondo, San Juan, La Union 2514
Open from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
0917 880 3040
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Now you’ve got a list where to eat in La Union on your next adventure. Is there anything you want to add? Tag us @philihappy on Instagram!

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Eunise Quintano is a full-time writer and an occasional traveler. She loves trying out exciting things and likes her coffee hot and black.
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