• Contessa is a casual dining cafe/restaurant which brings a unique slice of New YorkCity cool to the streets of Balmain.

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  • Our cuisine is inspired by Marco’s Italian roots and passion for travel, which he serves up in a mixture of American/ Italian inspired dishes that are sure to appeal to every diner’s interests.

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  • I’ve poured my heart and soul into Contessa and I would do it all over again, nothing brings me greater joy!

    Marco Adoncello

  • Calories don't count when its coffee. ☕️
Shhhhhhhhh! Don’t mention the croissant.🥐 Thanks @leatherandlattes for sharing your love of coffee with us.
  • Weekend spread from @tsymelissa with all the favourites.
▪️Nutella French Toast ▪️Frogiccino ▪️Farmhouse omelette ▪️Chicken Parmy
  • ▪️Weekend BRUNCH Goals!▪️
Crispy hickory smoked bacon, caramelised banana & lashings of real maple syrup.
@_foodiebliss_ top pic!
  • ▪️A Magical Mural creates a Memorable VIBE!▪️
Thanks to grafftti artist from As One - Graffiti 
We 🖤our Contessa.
100% House made beef pattie, hickory smoked bacon, caramalised onion, American cheese, mustard, house made tomato relish on toasted brioche served w/ beer battered fries, ketchup & old school pickle.
Thanks to TOP blogger @bianca1187 awesome pic!