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What you are trying to do is to add multicast DNS to the name searching on Raspbian. Install the package libnss-mdns (ie: sudo apt-get install libnss-mdns). This will pull in the Avahi packages to implement multicast DNS (which is used for name resolution for ".local" domains). After installation ensure that /etc/nsswitch.conf has the line: hosts: files ...
I think you've got multiple problems. First: port=5555 - this means that the dnsmasq process will listen for DNS queries on UDP (and probably TCP) port 5555. All of the DNS clients of your dnsmasq will have to query on that port, otherwise they won't get an answer. Your ISP's DNS hijacking is not material to this. I suspect you don't want to configure a ...
Just do an, nslookup. Part of its results include the server that it's using.
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