CONTRA

138 Orchard St, New York, NY

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

  • potato, hay ash, sour cream
  • chickpea, fresh cheese, greens
  • squid, asparagus, walnut
  • skate, morels, chamomile
  • chicken, sorrel, sea beans
  • unripe peach, honey, ochipinti olive oil
  • strawberries & corn
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  • our bread and butter +3
  • cheese +8
Abridged Menu Available Tue & Wed
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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. On Tuesdays and Wednesdays we serve and abbreviated menu.

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

    We accommodate for most dietary restrictions or severe allergies. When making a reservation, please include allergies or any restrictions.

  • Do you take reservations?

    We do. We take reservations online and by phone. You can call (212) 466-4633 from Tuesday to Saturday from 12:00PM to 4:00PM.

  • Do you accept walk ins?

    We do. We reserve 25% of our dining room as well as our bar for walk-ins which we seat on a first come first serve basis.

  • What are your reservation policies?

    We take 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.

  • 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 a la carte options.

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