Crown Republic - Gastropub

4.8
386 Reviews
$30 and under
Gastro Pub
Crown Republic Gastropub is the place where rustic New American fare meets made from scratch cooking with heart. Our team sources from global food and cultural inspirations, brings and approachable, eclectic culinary experience that guests can't wait to explore. At Crown Republic Gastropub, Chef Anthony Sitek takes pride in creating nearly all of the ingredients in house. Our chef-driven dishes are served with an expert eye so that our guests can concentrate on what matters most: the friends and family they are dining with. Family is exactly our specialty at Crown Republic; our goal is to make everyone who walks in the door, from our staff to our smiling guests, feel at home. Slightly off the beaten path where the business and arts districts of downtown Cincinnati collide, you'll find that you are able to relax and savor every moment, knowing you are in good hands.
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4.8based on recent ratings
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4.7
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4.5
ambience
4.6
value
Noise · Moderate
96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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BrandyC
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Good food and good service! Would definitely be back!

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OpenTable Diner
New England
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a very fun and helpful server and the food was fantastic. Clean space and very efficient service.

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ChrisE
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Excellent food and great service!

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Jill
Cincinnati
4 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Immediate family for my husbands 50th

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RebeccaF
Tampa
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and great service! Zoe was very personable and helpful with recommendations.

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Dani
Louisville
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service4ambience4

The Crab Avocado Toast was messy and delicious. I ordered the Squid Ink Spaghetti and though they brought out the wrong dish at first, they very quickly had my correct entree out. It was a cheesy, carby delight. They gave us a free chocolate cookie on the way out that was filled with chocolate chips and the right amount of softness. I will definitely be back!

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lisap
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall4food5service3ambience4

The portions were generous. The homemade pasta was insanely good. We had the chicken parmesan and pasta, the spinach pasta, bbq flatbread, the hummus and fries.

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Erin was great. The duck fat humus was amazing. Philly cheesesteaks are to die for. Amazing restaurant with food that’ll leave you speechless.

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lunchman
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall3food4service5ambience2

Excellent service and food. Way too noisy for conversation. OK if you like high-top tables.

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AllisonD
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on July 17, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Went as a group of 4 and each person had a fantastic meal! Will absolutely be coming here more frequently.

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JohnZ
1 review
Dined on July 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We enjoyed our brunch at crg. Our food was delicious! The service was excellent. Everyone was very friendly and welcoming! Will definitely come back!

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JeremyV
1 review
Dined on July 16, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Love the tapas style food. We just mixed and matched which worked really well for us. Server was really friendly and patient. Highly recommend.

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
2 reviews
Dined on July 16, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Food was awesome! Drinks and food were a little pricey, but for everything to be coming locally, I’ll support! Service was a little slow but it was a Friday night. Overall very pleased!

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vipannle
Cincinnati
6 reviews
Dined on July 16, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience2

The service was friendly but not consistent. both servers (one was in training) were very nice but we had to wait too long for our drinks. Both times.
We were a table of two seated next to a large, loud table. Made conversation tricky.
good was good. Mushroom pizza was amazing but the onion soup dumplings (hard to share with one bowl. Pork was ok.
My experience with brunch was much better.

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DavidS
Cincinnati
3 reviews
Dined on July 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Saw this on Open Table and decided to it out. Easy to find. There is a pay parking lot across the street. I made a reservation and was seated on time. we had a good server and the food was very good. I enjoyed the evening very much. I hear they had a great brunch and hope to return and try it out. I recommend this place.

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BobbiF
Cincinnati
3 reviews
Dined on July 11, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience1

Went for brunch. Unfortunately place was so loud we couldn't hold conversations or hear one another. Or hear the server. We were meeting new person and couldn't talk to get to know her which was a bummer. I had been previously and loved this place for dinner. But the volume of music was obnoxious during brunch so won't be back for brunch anymore. Even the under 25 crowd in our group thought the noise level was extreme.

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vipAbigail
Washington DC
7 reviews
Dined on July 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful spot, amazing food, and incredible service!

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on July 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food and amazing service! Will be coming back again and again!

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Lucy
1 review
Dined on July 8, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience4

Our waiter Rylen forgot to put our order in so we were at brunch waiting for our food and drinks for three hours. He also made one of my friends buy him a shot - very disappointed and our food did not live up to expectations. The fries were so hard we felt like we were eating potato chips. The bacon was purely pieces of fat. Not the best experience to say the least.

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vipDougD
Cincinnati
10 reviews
Dined on July 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Crown Republic food is always good, servers are freindly.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on July 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a family get together and it was great to catch up. We shared everything from farro salad, my favorite, to pork Milanese, beer salad, and tomato jam and bursts toast. All delicious!! The server was charming as always! Hats off to chef Anthony!

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Miaghia
Cincinnati
11 reviews
Dined on July 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing!!!! We will be back often!

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LisaL
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on June 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Some of the best chicken wings I have ever had. All of the food was delicious.

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KristinF
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on June 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I left a google review because we had such an amazing experience the food, cocktails, and service were all excellent. I highly recommend this to anyone especially fellow foodies!

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
2 reviews
Dined on June 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and service!

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on June 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place to go, totally worth the noise

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OpenTable Diner
Indiana
1 review
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience4

Great location. The restaurant itself was nice. The squid ink spaghetti was delicious. However, the crispy broccoli was exceptionally greasy. The farro salad was decent and the food took a long time to get to our table.
Would recommend the seasonal old fashioned!

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KathleenK
Cincinnati
2 reviews
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience3

Our food was very good, and our waitress was super sweet. She was very high energy and gave excellent recommendations. My only complaint is that is was fairly noisy.

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ALIA
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, service and atmosphere. Loved the design and decor inside. Music was way too loud for an afternoon lunch. Definitely had a club vibe.

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BobbiF
Cincinnati
4 reviews
Dined on June 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fabulous food and creative drinks. The onion soup with dumplings was a major highlight that I will return for. Everyone loved their dishes. Staff very friendly and we totally enjoyed our time there.

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on June 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was GREAT.
Service was exceptional.
Enjoyed every minute of our dining experience.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

AMAZING FOOD.

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Thomas
Cincinnati
2 reviews
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was great and the portions were huge. I definitely recommend and will be returning again!

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BobbyH
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Service and food was wonderful!

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DavidH
1 review
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent and friendly service. Great people, great food. The dishes were out of the box in their preparation and presentation. We had the milk braised pork hash and French toast, both excellent. Highly recommend.

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was a great time and the service was amazing!

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The service was great and all of the food was wonderful. We’ve had a great experience both times that we’ve dined there. I highly recommend it, and I know we will be back.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Surprise Birthday

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vipLouisD
Cincinnati
58 reviews
Dined on June 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always a fun night. The squid ink pasta is one of the best dishes in the city. Very good price point. One of our favorites.

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AngieW
Cincinnati
6 reviews
Dined on June 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious, scratch made food!

FAQs

Crown Republic - Gastropub does offer delivery in partnership with Uber Eats. Crown Republic - Gastropub also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (513) 246-4272.

Crown Republic - Gastropub is rated 4.8 stars by 386 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.