Best Restaurants in Dagupan City

Best Restaurants in Dagupan City, Pangasinan: A Food Blogger’s Choice!

Dagupan City in Pangasinan — home to the tastiest “bangus” milk-fish in the country and known for the yearly celebrated Bangus Festival. As a result, Dagupeneos boasts off a number of bangus fish delicacies that can only be found in a number of local restaurants in the city. In this article, let me tour you around to one of the best restaurants in Dagupan City!

My hometown. Yeap! I have lived in 3 different places for the past 20-ish years of my life. I was born and raised in Dagupan City, went to Baguio City to get a college degree and lived in Manila for almost 5 years for my previous job.

Realizing that I have less articles dedicated to my hometown, here is a food guide from a local Dagupeña! I’ll be posting more about my hometown, the places you can visit and things to do. So make sure to keep posted and subscribe on my newsletter. 🙂

Manila to Dagupan City

Dagupan City is very accessible from most common places like Baguio City and Manila. There are lots of bus-line companies offering this route. For instance, (1) Victory Liner, (2) Solid North and (3) Five Star Bus. Depending on what bus you are going to take, the travel time is usually between 4 hours – 6 hours and the fare is approximately PHP 350.00 – PHP 400.00.

The bus terminals in Manila are located in Cubao station, Pasay station or Sampaloc station. So you can choose any of the 3 if which one is closer to you.

VICTORY LINER BUS SCHEDULE FROM CUBAO/PASAY TO DAGUPAN

BOOK YOUR BUS TICKET HERE

CUBAO TO DAGUPANPASAY TO DAGUPAN
5:20 AM8:00 AM
8:20 AM10:00 AM
11:20 AM12:40 AM
2:00 PM3:20 AM
5:20 PM

FIVE STAR BUS SCHEDULE FROM CUBAO TO DAGUPAN

DESTINATIONBUS SCHEDULE
DAGUPAN24 HOURS
DAGUPAN (DELUXE VIA TPLEX)2 AM – 10 AM

Cubao Terminal Contact Information

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Best Restaurants in Dagupan City

Here are the best restaurants that you can try when in Dagupan City! These are recommendations from my friends and family from Dagupan. If you want to add something on the list, feel free to comment below so we can add it. Share your experience too and why you recommend it. Happy eating! 🙂

Best Restaurants in Dagupan City

CIUDAD ELMINA FISHING VILLAGE

A traditional style of floating restaurant located in the rural area of Pangasinan. Ciudad Elmina is particularly famous for serving Dagupan-style food which includes seafood buffet and other meals.

Famous for celebrations and family gatherings. Enjoy a refreshing feeling of nature when dining at Ciudad Elmina Fishing Village. Di you know that famous TV Host and Personnel Kris Aquino went to dine here? Yeap!

Address: Bacayao Norte Road, Bacayao Norte, Dagupan, Pangasinan
Operating Days/Hours: Open Daily at 11AM – 11PM
Contact: 0923 -248-5977
Facebook: Ciudad Elmina

MATUTINA'S AND GERRY'S SEAFOOD HOUSE

MATUTINA’S AND GERRY’S SEAFOOD HOUSE

Available on GrabE Delivary Services! Come and feast in one of the finest seafood dining experiences in the country. Indulge yourself in an unforgettable delightful meal and relax in Matutina’s cozy ambiance of home.

“We are dedicated in bringing you the freshest seafood and greatest service possible!”

Address: DE VENECIA ROAD,EXTENTION,BRGY.PANTAL, DAGUPAN CITY,PANGASINAN, 2400 Pangasinan
Operating Days/Hours: Open Daily at 7AM – 9:30PM
Contact: 0977-826-0228
Website: Matutina’s And Gerry’s Seafood House

dagupena restaurant

DAGUPENA RESTAURANT

As we all know, or should I say — as all Dagupeñas and Dagupeños know, Dagupena Restaurant is definitely one of the oldest restaurants in the history of Dagupan City.

Try their most recommended food papaitan and boneless bangus!

Address: Calasiao – Urdaneta Rd, Barangay San Miguel, Calasiao, 2418 Pangasinan
Operating Days/Hours: Open Daily at 7AM – 10:00PM
Contact: (075) 522 2752
Facebook: Dagupena Restaurant

uson pigar pigar dagupan

USON PIGAR-PIGAR

The best pigar-pigar in town is in Uson! When you ask locals where to eat when it comes to the traditional food pigar-pigar, they will point you to Uson’s. I can still remember every-time I come home in Dagupan from Manila or Baguio, I would always look for pigar-pigar. And Uson is always the first place we go for take-out food.

Address: Binmaley Rd, Dagupan, Pangasinan
Operating Days/Hours: Open Daily at 6AM – 2AM
Contact: (075) 653 0812
Facebook: Uson Pigar

Best Restaurants in Dagupan City

KAHLUTS RESTAURANT

I highly recommend Kahluts Restaurant in Arellano near Nepo Mall! They have the best menu for sisig, lechon manok and all sort of barbecue style food at a very affordable price. “Kalut” or “kahlut” is a Pangasinan term meaning barbecue. So if you’re looking for barbecue style meal in town, might as well drop by at Kahluts. Moreover, they also offer other soup dishes like sinigang and more.

Address: 135 Arellano Street, Barangay Pantal, Dagupan, 2400 Pangasinan
Operating Days/Hours: Open Daily at 10AM – 10PM
Contact: 0933 872 6238
Facebook: Kahluts

Best Restaurants in Dagupan City
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RAP’S LECHON HAUZ IHAW-IHAW ATBP.

Ever wonder where the tastiest lechon could be in town? Serving you the best lechon like that of Cebu’s lechon is Rap’s Lechon Hauz in Dagupan! For big events and celebrations, I highly recommend getting your lechon at Rap’s.

Rap’s Lechon Hauz also offers a variety of Filipino cuisine or “ulam” like dinuguan, sinigang, tinola, etc. at a very affordable price!

Address: Bonuan Binloc near Cabana Inn
Operating Days/Hours: Open Daily at 7:30AM – 10PM
Facebook: Rap’s Lechon Hauz

LOS PEDRITOS

Kainan ng Bayan, where Perlas and Tsinelas meet.” Famous for its Filipino cuisine – from signature local dishes to desserts. Los Pedritos is known for their Sate Manok, Sisig, Crispy Pata, Palabok, Batchoy, Halo-Halo, Cheese Cupcake, Hopia, Pineapple twist, etc. They also have varieties of rice bowls, fast food meals, and milkshakes as well.

Address: Tapuac and Metro Plaza Branches

For TAKE-OUT and PICK-UP, you can call us at:
📞 0995 099 4988
TAPUAC (075) 653-1348, (075) 653-1347
LINGAYEN (075) 523-4840
METROPLAZA (075) 615-1611

OPEN BRANCHES FOR TAKE-OUT AND PICK-UP FROM 7AM-4PM DAILY:
TAPUAC
LINGAYEN
METRO PLAZA

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PAREKOY
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Best Restaurants in Dagupan City

SIBLINGS RESTAURANT

Heads up foodies and food bloggers in Dagupan City, Pangasinan, here’s an instagrammable restaurant and cafe worth to put on your list. Pick your choice from their menu of pizzas, vegetable salads, meat course, desserts, and pastries. Perfect for birthday celebrations, family get together, and barkada group eat outs!

Read My Full Review Here: Siblings Restaurant & Cafe Blog Review

Address: Mayombo, Dagupan City
Operating Days/Hours: Open Daily at 11AM – 9PM
Contact: (075) 637 5611
Facebook: Siblings Restaurant

oseyo korean restaurant dagupan

OSEYO KOREAN RESTAURANT

In the mood for Korean meal? Oseyo Restaurant brings to you a korean buffet that will surely satisfy your cravings. For only PHP399.00 worth of unlimited korean food, you’ll get a taste of a variety of samgyupsal meat to choose from (beef, pork, chicken), kimchi, steamed egg, korean pancake, kimchi soup, vegetable salad, lettuce, rice, iced tea and three other dishes that vary everyday.

Read my Review Here: Oseyo Korean Restaurant in Dagupan City

mang peping dagupan

KAINAN NI MANG PEPING

Kainan ni Mang Peping resembles the ambiance of Mang Inasal. The place is very welcoming to Filipino guests as it provides a very Pinoy-style atmosphere.

Address: De Venecia Hi-way Extension, Dagupan, 2400
Operating Days/Hours: Open Daily at 6AM – 10PM
Contact: (075) 696 1322
Facebook: Kainan ni Mang Peping

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BIG BOSS BURGER

Serving daily with not only mouth-watering snacks but also home-cooked meals! Big Boss Burger is one of my most recommended and also one of the best restaurant in Dagupan City. Along with Kahluts and Rap’s Lechon Hauz. If you want to be updated on their daily take-out and pick-up menu, check out their Facebook page below!

Address: Perez Bldv Downtown District, 229 Perez Blvd, Downtown District, Dagupan, 2400 Pangasinan
Operating Days/Hours: Open Daily at 10AM – 12AM
Contact: 0925 300 4553
Facebook: Big Boss Burger

SILANTRO FIL-MEX CANTINA

If you are in the mood for snacks and nachos, Silantro is the place for you! Also located in the street of Perez Blvd, you can enjoy a fun-filled plate of snacks here. Most of their food are Filipino and Mexican style. Furthermore, Silantro also has a lot of branches around the country. For instance, they have a branck in Pasig City and Baguio City too.

Address: 229 Perez Blvd, Downtown District, Dagupan, 2400 Pangasinan
Operating Days/Hours: Open Daily at 10AM – 10PM
Contact: (075) 649 1001
Facebook: Silantro

Best pizza in Dagupan City

OLIVIA’S PIZZERIA

Home to the best pizza in town! Olivia’s Pizzeria is a must try restaurant especially for people who loves pizza. They are currently available for pick-up and delivery. Try their bestselling nachos and pepperoni pizza.

Address: AB Fernandez E Ave, Dagupan, 2400 Pangasinan
Operating Days/Hours: Open Daily at 10AM – 7PM
Contact: GLOBE: 09752296511 GLOBE: 09351139588 | SMART: 09616271595 |SUN: 09310778538
Facebook: Olivia’s Pizzeria

Best Restaurants in Dagupan City

CHEF DISTRITO

A restaurant serving Filipino and Asian cuisine like bagnet kare-kare. They also serve a variety of cakes and pastries. For their updated menu, check their Facebook page below!

Address: Dagupan, 2400 Pangasinan
Contact: 0917 336 1333
Facebook: Chef Distrito

SIDNEY'S GRILL & SEAFOOD RESTAURANT

SIDNEY’S GRILL & SEAFOOD RESTAURANT

Another style of floating restaurant is brought to you by Sidney’s Grill & Seafood Restaurant. Nowadays, floating restaurant became part of a trendy style which attracts more customers because of its relaxing venue. It is perfect for family gatherings and occasions. For fresh seafood served from fish pen to plate, check out Sidney’s!

Address: Hi-way Extansion, De Venecia St, Dagupan, 2400 Pangasinan
Operating Days/Hours: Open Daily at 7AM – 11PM
Contact: 0927 491 3578
Facebook: Sidney’s Grill & Seafood Restaurant


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