Hours: 11 a.m.-2 p.m., 4 p.m.-10 p.m., Mon.-Thurs.; 11 a.m.-2 a.m., 4 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Fri.; 4 p.m.-10:30 p.m., Sat.
Veteran chef Deb Paquette’s Etch is in the base of the Encore tower is a major downtown dining destination. Scene restaurant critic Carrington Fox names it her “best all-purpose dining recommendation” thanks to Paquette’s brilliant, omnivorous approach. Fox also calls the food “unique, playful, over-the-top, and as the address at Encore implies, ovation-worthy.”