CONTRA

138 Orchard St, New York, NY

At Contra we serve an ambitious set menu, featuring interesting local and seasonal ingredients.

  • summer squash, dried scallop
  • watermelon broth, cucumber, tuna
  • crab, english peas, potatoes
  • fluke, almond sauce, basil, chanterelles
  • veal, red currants, lemon verbena
  • cherry, charred cream parfait
  • peach granita & popcorn
  • 67

  • our bread and butter +3
  • cheese +8
3 Course Menu Available at the bar
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  • 10 Best New Restaurants 2014 NYTIMES
  • ★★ NYTIMES
  • 2 Best New Restaurants 2014 EATER
  • 5 of the Finest in 2014 THE NEW YORKER
  • Peoples Best New Chefs NY Area FOOD & WINE 2015

FAQ

  • What kind of cuisine is Contra?

    Contemporary New York cuisine.

  • What is the menu like?

    At Contra we serve an ambitious set menu, featuring interesting local and seasonal ingredients. An abbreviated menu is available at the bar.

  • I am vegetarian/pescatarian/ Ihave food allergies/I am gluten free, can I eat at contra?

    We will do our best to accommodate allergies and dietary restrictions. Please contact the restaurant directly via email, info@contranyc.com, for any special requests.

  • Do you take reservations?

    All reservations for Contra are available on this website. Additionally, you may call (212) 466-4633 from Tuesday to Saturday from 12:00PM to 4:00PM. A credit card is required to hold your reservation. Contra will charge a cancellation fee of the price of the menu, $67, in the event of a no-show or cancellation of the reservation within 24 hours of the reservation time.

  • Do you accept walk ins?

    We can accept walk-in guests in the dining room if seating is available. In addition, our 8 seat bar accepts guests on a first come first serve basis.

  • What are your reservation policies?

    We accept reservations for parties up to 6 guests. We only seat complete parties. We will hold your table up to 15 minutes past your reservation time. In the event your table is given away, we will seat your party as promptly as possible when the next table is available. A credit card is required to hold your reservation. Contra will charge a cancellation fee of the price of the menu, $67, in the event of a no-show or cancellation of the reservation within 24 hours of the reservation time.

  • Do you have a bar?

    We have an 8-seat bar with a full selection of Spirits, Cocktails, Wine and Beer. The full dinner menu is available as well as an abbreviated menu nightly.

The chefs cook expressively, gently, with an eye toward nature and an aversion for easy effects. NY TIMESf

CONTACT

  • b 138 Orchard St, New York, NY

  • c (212) 466 4633 12pm to 4pm

  • a info@contranyc.com