Billing it as a "happier happy hour," all Zea locations offer two-for-one drinks at the bar from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays, including one of four exclusive specialty beers from Covington Brewhouse and signature cocktails like the Z Rita: blue agave tequila with agave nectar and fresh-squeezed lime juice. Open daily. Full restaurant menu.
Thai ribs are St. Louis ribs coated in sweet and spicy sauce and sprinkled with sesame seeds and Asian herbs. Half a rotisserie chicken is served with garlic-herb sauce, smoky barbecue or sweet-and-spicy chili glaze and sides such as Thai snap beans or roasted potatoes. No reservations. Hours vary by location. Credit cards. $$