Republic Pan-Asian Restaurant & Lounge is closed!
Republic has a long and satisfying list of appetizers and curries, but seems to have trouble with the sushi and dessert side of the menu. And while it has a beautiful atmosphere, the service lacks polish. Does the good outweigh the bad in this new near-north offering? Tune in and find out.
00:00 – 01:49 Intro & wine pairings
01:50 – 05:14 Exploring the appetizers, wonderin’ about grandpa squid
05:15 – 06:37 Salad, salad, salad
06:38 – 11:15 Curries, hot pots & sushi ruminations
11:16 – 18:14 Service, sake, ninja theater & atmosphere
18:15 – 20:38 Forgetable desserts, wrap-up & sign-off
Republic Pan-Asian Restaurant & Lounge
58 E Ontario St.
Bridget rates Republic 7/10
Tammy rates Republic 6/10
Wine featured in this podcast:
Bitch Grenache Wine 2005