BLUE HOUND KITCHEN & COCKTAILS American. Contemporary cuisine with sharing and cocktailing as inspiration, just beyond the hip hotel lobby. Start or end the night with a drink at the third-floor poolside bar, Lustre. www.bluehoundkitchen. com. Hotel Palomar Phoenix, 2 E. Jefferson St., 602.258.0231. THE CLEVER KOI Asian. Innovative yet traditional Asian cuisine with seasonal offerings. Draft cocktails, local wine and sake may accompany smoked pig face dumplings, Peking duck steamed buns, ramen and curry dishes. www.thecleverkoi.com. 4236 N. Central Ave., 602.222.3474.