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Rustic Town Meets New Flavor: Ang.New.No Restaurant

Rizal

Christa De La Cruz
Christa De La Cruz | Aug 14, 2015

Angono, Rizal is known for its countryside vibe despite being only 30 kilometers away from Metro Manila. Legend has it that the name "Angono" came from "Ang Nuno" or "Ang Puno," the name which the early settlers use call their ruler Datu Biga.

This is also the name in which Ang.New.No Restaurant played on.

As a contraction of Ang New Angono (The New Angono), Ang.New.No also features up and coming artists from the "Arts Capital of the Philippines."  If Balaw-Balaw Restaurant highlights the works of the masters, the new cafe draws attention to the neophytes.

 

 

 

Aside from the paintings and sculptures, the restaurant is also accented by the woodcraft made by the family patriarch who is also an architect.

READ MORE: Choosy Ka Ba: 10 Reasons to Choose Angono (An Artist's Sanctuary)

Since the Calleons opened it on March 16, 2013, Ang.New.No has become a regular hangout spot for various crowds. The Friday acoustic nights bring in the young, Saturdays have the yuppies taking a break from a busy week, and Sundays accomodate the families who just attended mass. 

Their unique pizzas topped with tinapa and itik, Filipino recipes that remind one of home, and other comfort dishes have become the town's favorite.

Itik Veggie Pizza (PhP 235)

 

Tinapa Pizza (PhP 200)

 

Tinapa and Kangkong Wraps (PhP 100)

 

Crispy Kare-Kare (PhP 510)

 

Graham Layers (PhP 65)

If you're looking for something new in the old town of Angono, then Ang.New.No is definitely a must-try!

 

Ang.New.No is located at #6 Manila East Road, Brgy. San Roque, Angono, Rizal. It opens at 10 AM everyday and closes at 12 midnight from Monday to Thursday and Sunday and at 2 in the morning from Friday to Saturday.

Where on Earth is Angono?

Angono is a first-class urban municipality in the province of Rizal. | Image courtesy of Google Maps

How to Get There

Jeepneys and FX vans with the signage 'Tikling' can be found plying the streets of Makati, behind the Farmers' Market in Cubao, and near EDSA Central/Crossing in Mandaluyong. From Tikling, ride a jeepney going to Angono.

Experience More of Angono

1) Home of the Master: A Tour Inside a National Artist's Creative Den

2) Angono Family Records Philippine History Through Paintings

3) Multi-Talented Angono Painter Starts a Revolution

4) From Canvas to Melody: Son of Angono Follows Path to Arts

5) Frog and Snake: Pinoy Exotic Food to Challenge Your Mouth & Tummy

 
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