Bastap is a restaurant offering a place for travelers to stretch their muscles or get something to eat in Carmen. The place started off as a small tent set up by Kintar Food that initially catered to small groups of travelers. The owners generously gave free meals to bus drivers who would stop by the place. When the business grew, the company worked with the Ceres bus company to come up with Bastap.
Bastap is located in Barangay Luyang, Carmen. It can be found along the main road. The place offers a good selection of dishes, including different silog meals as well as home-cooked style meals. They also offer barbecue, burgers, and soup. The Bastap Café has a number of coffee and non-coffee items on its menu. They also offer salads, sandwiches, pizza, and pasta. In addition, the place also sells different delicacies for travelers who may want to bring something with them on their way to or from the northern part of the island.