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Republica

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St Kilda Sea Baths 10 -18 Jacka Bvd, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
8598 9055
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Margaret River, Australia
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had lunch today and started with 6 oysters unfortunately I got a bad one and gave it to the duty manager who was really apologetic and offered to replace the whole 6 but I wasn't game enough to try again, I would also like to say I understand this can happen and isn't there fault, the duty manager came back... More 

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Thank johnandwilms
Melbourne, Australia
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the perfect summer spot for meals or drinks. Great views of the beach, sheltered, cute hanging egg chairs (very popular so grab quickly if empty), relaxing music, great vibe. The food is delicious and arrives quite quickly. Outside area allows dogs. Friendly, professional staff.

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Thank Ros_Mel2014
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The atmosphere and drinks were very nice. The food however was overpriced and barely edible. A place by the beach should offer more seafood selections and more light meals. I had oysters that weren't fresh, a slimey prosciutto and mozzarella (gross) and parfait (also not pleasant) these kind of appetizers weren't suited to the place but none of the mains... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I could spend hours here and sometimes l do. Live music on a Saturday afternoon. It's nice to sit outside and just watch the people and their dogs go by.

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Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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113 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this beach side restaurant on a very busy day. The main restaurant was fully booked but there was room in the bar section which we were happy to accept. The staff that looked after us were warm and friendly despite being very busy. It was a bit loud which was understandable, and so was not a very... More 

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Germantown, Wisconsin
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111 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped here after visiting the pier and reading a few reviews for dining options in the area. Service was excellent and the food was terrific as well. Every dish we ordered was amazing, including our dessert, and reasonably priced. We're very happy that we stopped here and we'd definitely recommend checking it out if you're in... More 

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Amesbury, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Location, location, location! This place is on the beach and perfect for drinks anytime of the day. We have bar snack style food and it was great. Price is it too bad either considering it's location!

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aberdeen
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70 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want a nice laid back setting with good pub food this place is good. Much more like a beer garden feel and mainly for a younger more casual crowd. Not as upmarket nor as good as Donovan's but fine for a lunchtime spot of food, especially if you like pizza!

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Thank sc207
Brisbane Region, Australia
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is located on St Kilda Beach, they have hanging egg chairs with cushions that you can swing around and relax in while taking in the view. They have beach volleyball every Wednesday and Thursday night from 6 pm onwards, free to join in! Republica has Happy Hour every night from 5pm to 6pm during the week. Pizza for... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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137 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Second visit to Republica - first time for coffees (delicious) and second time with partner and kids for a light lunch. It was the perfect spot to soak up a sunny Melbourne afternoon with a glass of crisp Rose and a load of share plates, right on the beach. Food was hot and fresh, we thoroughly enjoyed every dish that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Australian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Kilda Sea Baths 10 -18 Jacka Bvd, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  St Kilda
  • Phone Number: 8598 9055

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?