What Insiders Are Saying
Game-changing, delicious French food in an incredible space in Mid-Wilshire. Hop on the Republique train.
Whether it’s a special occasion as it was last night or just wanting to enjoy a great meal in a fabulous atmosphere Republique checks every box!
Incredible. Impeccable service - in particular, the sommelier’s knowledge and anecdotes were fantastic, and our server was attentive and made all the right suggestions. Cocktails are artful, refreshingly out of the ordinary, and delicious. Appetizers were well-rounded, perfectly timed and innovative. Main courses were elegant (including the tableside prep of the sole) and it was a crying shame we didn’t have room for dessert.
I've not been to a restaurant with poorer service in years. Appetizers were completely forgotten. Errors on multiple dishes. Wait staff overworked and surly. The food we received was delicious but the inattentiveness of the staff left such a bad taste in our mouths for the whole dinner.
The food itself is just mediocre at best. Maybe it is a conscious decision to use no salt on their food, everything was very under seasoned. The menu and the presentation was great, which is why the overall blandness of the food was strange. Service was fine, nothing special not bad. The space looks good, but is very loud. Overall not a restaurant I would go back to or recommended . At its price point I expect better
Our favorite restaurant in the city! Ambiance, service, food, and wine is 110% outstanding. To start, you can't go wrong with uni toast, tuna tartare, savory beignets, and duck liver mousse with black truffles. Love the Spinach Cavatelli (so delicious we order 2). Chicken is always perfectly seasoned and roasted-have it every time and never disappoints. Lamb Tagine was amazing and ever so fragrant. Arugula salad with figs was a great side. Save room for dessert...oh la la!!!
Always an amazing and fun experience at République. Everyone is always so nice and fun. The food is amazingly delicious as always. Would highly recommend and must try the brunch one day. Thanks!
Food was delicious, service was very good. However waiting in line even though we have a reservation for 5:30. There should be a quicker service at the hostess stand.
Wonderful place. Great food and attentive service. Reservations highly recommended.
Every plate was special.
What separates republique from other restaurants is the unparalleled service.
our server was very informative and helpful with menu suggestions. food was excellent
Absurdly overpriced. Minuscule portions. Left hungry.
Wow! From the moment I found out this restaurant had a name I texted my girlfriend and said “911 call me it’s an emergency “
When she called I said they named the new restaurant!
She was upset
But it was perfect I’m so happy to live in this parallel universe and not another parallel universe that doesn’t have this restaurant
We sat in the bar area. It’s actually a very loud in the area so much that it feels you are screaming over the people sitting next to you.
Great food but slightly overpriced. 2 large pieces of asparagus were $25. The food really is high quality, but it’s a bit pricy, which is important to keep in mind. Our server was friendly and welcoming! Overall a good experience, but the price just wasn’t what we had expected.
Attention to detail. Sommelier was knowledgeable and humorous. My food allergies were taken seriously and communicated to the Team that served our table. Much better experience in the back section for us because of the lower noise level.
Excellent food excellent service and a very good somolier.
Food was excellent. Not a fan of the seating. Wish there were more chairs with backs for the more mature patron’s comfort.
Consistently good to excellent. The space is delightful, and servers are very knowledgeable. Everything on the menu is well executed.
We had a wonderful dinner- the food was amazing and our server was so knowledgeable and sweet.
Food is good but our waiter did the bare minimum in serving my family and just had a bad vibe overall. Don’t know what his deal was but he ruined our very expensive Father’s Day dinner.
A dream place, with a dream team. Jared at the front is an angel, and Loved our server - so incredible. Everything is delicious and interesting. Craving more!
SEATING IS NOT COMFORTABLE
NO WAITING PLACE IN THE LOBBY.
FOOD IS GOOD.
one of my favorite LA restaurants - Walter does an amazing job! The Dover Sole is to cry for...a little pricey but worth it
Amazing food and great service but serving sizes are very small. Only major issue is that they have several kitchens and can’t coorsinate the timing of meals - we had a party of 4 people and are meals arrived about 10 minutes apart.
High school reunion
Terrific food. Great service. Portions were on the small side, but reasonable. The one compliant we had was the noise level; the backroom was much quieter.
Republique is my go-to restaurant in LA. Hands down. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, it doesn't matter, it never disappoints. Atmosphere, service and most importantly, FOOD! Thank god for the Manzkes!
As for this recent visit, it was more about finding a great place to have a drink and small nosh than a big meal for a dinner date. We split the crudo & the agnolotti (both of which are always good no matter what the current recipe is) and a bottle of wine. Service & atmosphere were perfect, conversation flowed like the wine! It's not a cheap place FYI, that being said, I never feel like it's not worth it. If you live in LA and haven't been, GO NOW! If you're visiting, it's well worth your time.
I am a Dover Sole lover. Difficult to find in Los Angeles, and when found, not always cooked correctly. Republique is the first restaurant that I found the Dover Sole to be perfect!!! Also love the fact that is it priced on the menu - not listed as Market Price. Terrific food, however, a little noisy for us. But, this will not stop us from returning. Top marks for a perfect Dover Sole.
Always the best food great ambiance great service will always comeback !!
Better than expected. Seating is more intimate than pictures show. Upstairs was especially quiet on a weekday early dinner. There are long tables downstairs that could be noisy and crowded if it's a busy night. Food was
good but not the most spectacular I've had. Chocolate cake desert was outstanding. Duck good. Salomon better. Brussel sprouts very good. Servers were great. Friendly and helpful. Thanks Riley? I think that was her name?
We had a great dining experience there. Our waiter Anthony was very good.
One of the best in LA. No question. End of story.
Hands down one of the best restaurants around! Everything was so amazing. Service was awesome, food was out of this world. Dont have one bad thing to say
Possibly the best meal I’ve had in LA.
Was treated like a friend.
Can’t say I’ve ever had a better meal/experience period.
Melissa is amazing :)
Food and service were excellent however had to wait 15-20 minutes between appetizers and main course.
Mouthwatering cuisine, interesting crowd,
Glass in one of my friends drink. Definitely not the experience you want for a birthday. Also the fact that they stuck us next to a hot oven. We didn’t even feel part of the restaurant. Employees were literally washing dishes next to us. The whole experience from booking the reservation to dining was just not what I’ve heard they are capable off. It sucks that the food was so good but everything else was terrible.
This restaurant is amazing. The quality in food and service is outstanding. If you are looking for an intimate setting this place would not be it. It is very easy to be seated next to another group or couple, but overall a great experience.