In Antipolo City, Travel Eat Pinas spotted a cafe that has a quiescent milieu and they call the latter Monte Cafe.
Monte Cafe was established in February 2014 by Ms. Aleli Lukban. She derived the name of the cafe from the mountains that surrounds Antipolo City.
Monte Cafe is located at Manuel L. Quezon Extension, Antipolo, Rizal.
HOW TO GO:
From Ortigas Extension, Pasig City
1. Ride a jeepney going to Morong. Fare costs PHP 17.00.
2. Alight at L. Sumulong Memorial Circle.
3. Ride a tricycle going to Manuel L. Quezon Extension. Fare costs PHP 12.00.
4. Alight at City Walk Building.
The cafe has a homey and relaxing ambiance. It has an artsy, hipster and earth tone interior design that resembles what you can see in the mountains.
Aside from the cafe’s ambiance, Monte is also know for its comfort dishes and signature beverages such as their Seafood Marinara, Monte Clubhouse, Iced Mint Tea with Calamansi and Cafe latte.
Monte Cafe’s Seafood Marinara has al dente linguine pasta, mussels, juicy shrimps, squid, fresh tomatoes, well seasoned tomato sauce and chili. This pasta is oozing with seafood flavor and has a trace of sweet and sour flavor coming from the sauce. Seafood Marinara costs PHP 180.00 per serving.
Monte Clubhouse has bacon, ham, egg, tomato and cheddar in between toasted wheat bread. It is served with potato chip and gravy. Ingredients inside this clubhouse blend perfectly with each other. The gravy is oozing with spices and the potato chips are crunchy. Monte Clubhouse costs PHP 175.00 per serving.
ICED MINT TEA WITH CALAMANSI
Iced Mint Tea with Calamansi is a refreshing and relaxing drink. On the first sip, this beverage will give you a sour taste but as you continuously drink the former you will taste its sweet, earthy and minty flavor. This beverage tastes deliciously weird and addictive. Iced Mint Tea with Calamansi costs PHP 100.00.
Like the usual cafe latte, Monte Cafe’s cafe latte has milk and espresso but Monte’s espresso is perfectly brewed and you can savor its strong flavor in every sip. Cafe Latte costs PHP 100.00 and PHP 115.00.
Aside from their cafe in Antipolo, Monte Cafe can also provide Coffee Bars on parties and other events. Packages starts at PHP 10,000- 15,000 per 100 cups.
Monte Cafe is open from Monday to Sunday 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM.
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