What You Might Eat at Compose

Poached diver scallops, lemon-fennel puree, dill

This week’s magazine introduces you to Compose, the new Tribeca restaurant that’s keeping things decidedly small, from the chef’s-tasting-menu-size portions to the number of dinner guests served each night (ten). Chef Nick Curtin’s menu changes daily, but here’s a representative sample, plus the selection of bar snacks available for those just dropping in for a “dialogue-based” cocktail.

Menu [PDF]

Compose, 77 Worth St., nr. Broadway; 212-226-1444