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Pension Ivatan Hometel and Restaurant

Barangay Kayvalugan, Basco, Luzon, Philippines
+63 78 373 0887
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good35%
  • Average26%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (14 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
“herb salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Philippine, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Barangay Kayvalugan, Basco, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

We have booked ahead of time to eat for our dinner. And yet we have waited for our food for a very long hourrrr. Had the feeling that the “gay waiter” forgot our orders. Because when we follow up where are our other orders he...More

Thank sw33ttraveller
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Nice place to dine. Nice ambience and food. Prices are mid range depending on the menu ordered. Fast serving crew.

Thank Bing P
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We wanted to try Ivatan dishes, and we were sure we'd find it here in Pension Ivatan. This was our 3rd day, and from my experience eating in Basco, Pension Ivatan had the most choices in their menu. We ordered Dinuguan and their Ivatan Platter....More

Thank Ayee B
Reviewed 8 April 2018

The place is clean (well, Batanes is clean. Everywhere is clean. They're going, if not yet, to be know for their cleanliness.) They have a garden concept even though they are located near the road. I had fish (fried hito), which was very tasty, while...More

Thank theronpasi
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Highly recommended for Ivatan Cuisine. Make sure you make reservation and pre-order. Conveniently located.

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We ate dinner at this place and it was recommended by our tour guide. Love the cozy theme of it, even the rice was put on a mini pot which is very creative. We have a great dinner and our stomach become full. The prices...More

Thank lady_shhh
Reviewed 23 March 2018

It was my last day of tour. Informed my tour guide that I wanted to take snacks at Pension Ivatan. That is one of the famous restos in Basco. Ordered pansit Ivatan. Their version of pansit is not dry - topped with sunny side up...More

Thank 77Raine27
Reviewed 11 March 2018

It was our first day in basco and we were ealking around town and found this restaurant near our hotel. Lovely outdoor but under cover casual dining with a very friendly and helpful server. My wife had a SalmonSinagang Soup but I was eating very...More

1  Thank tommomelbourne
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Food is quite good and I guess cheaper than the other restaurants around Basco. We arrived at the restaurant a little earlier for lunch time so the service was fast.

Thank Jean M
Reviewed 20 December 2017

We love the food and they even cooked our request. But the wait time is a little long so better be here when you're not starving.

Thank MaryGoRoundTheWorld
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barangay Kayvalugan, Basco, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Cagayan Valley Region  >  Province of Batanes  >  Basco
  • Phone Number: +63 78 373 0887
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