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Republic

37 Union Sq W, New York City, NY 10003-3217 (Manhattan)
(212) 627-7172
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Ranked #1,278 of 11,595 restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Thai, Vietnamese, Noodle Shop
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Montreal, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 NEW

You really can't go wrong in this noodle place. Each one of the 'broth noodles' dishes are good. The dry noodle dishes are really good too. The Pad Thai was especially good and the Sauteed Beef Salad was good too. The ambiance is upbeat and it is a great place to meet friends.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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34 reviews 34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 NEW

Good portions and reasonable prices, but after an hour wait to be seated outside it was so disappointing to be served tasteless noodles. Other people's dishes did look better but the Vegetable curry I ordered lacked vegetables (oddly!), flavor and satisfaction.

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Sunnyvale, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We visited here based on a suggestion by the wonderful staff at our hotel (SIXTY SoHo)... great idea. Loved the dinner we had there. The setting was awesome too, very casual. Service was great, very attentive staff ensured a good experience. They serve excellent noodles and small plate appetizers. Great selection of drinks. Very relaxing. I'd go back there for... More

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New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Ok, so I'll admit the fact we ate there for lunch while a World Cup match was being aired on the huge projection TV screen may have helped make the atmosphere so much fun, but even without the feel-good crowd the good food, generous portions and reasonable prices make this place our new go-to-favorite for casual hearty fare. This is... More

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Valencia, Spain
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65 reviews 65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

If you havent been here before, I highly recommend it. I love this place- it is so delicious and so fresh. The service isnt the beat, but the food is 100% worth it. I always get the chicken pad thai and am always beyond satisfied!! The atmosphere and decor is really pretty as well.

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New Delhi, India
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

good food, pretty reasonable prices and the location is good for people who want to sit outside and feel the buzz of the city. I really enjoyed it. The food as i've seen mentioned in other reviews, is always fresh.

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

very delicious noodles! Great price and location. Stopped here after wandering areas near Union Square. My friend had a spicy dish and loved it. You can't go wrong with any of the dishes here from what I've heard :)

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Haifa
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44 reviews 44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

The noodle bowls we had were OK. The waiter was polite and helpful. The restaurant host was rude which was enough to ruin the meal. Republic is a bad copy of Wagamama.

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New York City, New York, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The food is always fresh and tasty. My favorite is the Vietnamese Salad. Have to try the other delicious food. Service is fast and efficient.

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New York City, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I order the food to be delivered to get around the noisy, hectic scene with communal tables. It's fun if you are in a crowd. The food is very good and tastes authentic with just the right amount of fresh cilantro where necessary. Unlike many restaurants, the delivery from here tasted just as good as eating in house. This is... More

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