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The Republic Bar & Grill

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Bar, African, Pub, Fusion
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3rd Lane Kuku Hill, Accra C484, Ghana
+233 24 631 4044
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Lagos, Nigeria
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Good atmosphere,variety of drinks and lots of people.Music was ok if you like local ghana its a cool place to drinks

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Thank Mbonu A
Quatre Bornes
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

the atmosphere was electric. we went there on karaoke night on tuesday. food is ok, mostly snacks. the DJ and karaoke is really nice. its literally sitting on the street and doing a karaoke. it was great fun!

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Thank Aroun P
Johannesburg, South Africa
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The place is located at a bit of a dodgy location. Always a lot of people though, lots of tourists. It's a cool place to get a drink and meet someone new. Has a DJ on weekends and music is always loud. Not the best for a conversation, but good for dancing.

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Thank Nduvho M
Oslo, Norway
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

International atmosphere and upper-class locals..Located in a quiet alley….Good variety of beer and drinks...

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Thank Tom Erik N
Ebly Belgique
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

A great bar. Some small dishes with local food. A great card with some beautifull cocktail with local alcoholl. I have a lot of fun and I expect to be there soon. Music is pretty cool too. A place to go.

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Thank Laurent W
Berkeley, California
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

I've been here a few times, but never tried the food. The beer selection is ordinary, but they have mixed drinks, though everything is overpriced. You're paying for the clientele, really. You're bound to meet interesting people from all over the world. (Also, be sure to pay as you drink; the wait staff tried to memorize what I had ordered... More 

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Thank HeartOfSaturdayNight
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

This is the place to start the night in Osu. Good and nice people, cocktails with nice price and easy listening music. Stay outside to feel the eat of Accra. Go there and enjoy.

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Thank Rui M
Accra, Ghana
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1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Republic is one of my go to places. I love the ambiance and vibe. They have some unique cocktails and a great concept but... the place is filthy! And enough times, their pork has not tasted fresh. Today's was awful. I complained that it even smelt bad and requested to see the cook. He told me not all of it... More 

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Thank zenobiabc
Asianexpert
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103 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

Republic is a good place to have a beer or cocktail after 7pm, when the place fills up. We went once already around 6pm and were the only guests. Everybody sits outside on teh street on small chairs, service is very friendly - crowd is half Ghanian and half foreigners. On both evening we were there, the music was mixed... More 

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Thank Asianexpert
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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521 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

I went there this evening on recommendation from Trip Advisor. When I got there, all there was was a bunch of people sitting outside (not doing much drinking or eating) on the street listening to two guys doing karaoke. Complete waste of my time.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Cuisine
Bar, African, Pub, Fusion
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3rd Lane Kuku Hill, Accra C484, Ghana
  • Location: Africa  >  Ghana  >  Greater Accra  >  Accra
  • Phone Number: +233 24 631 4044
Description
The Republics atmosphere varies from a quaint after work secret chill out spot, to a bustling local & cheap cocktail bar on weekends. They have wonderful Mojitos and Caipirinhas at an amazingly affordable price, not to mention delicious meals that you just wouldn't find anywhere in Accra.The décor is refreshingly vintage and the attention to detail is commendable, with basic hard wood round tables and stools that fit perfectly to make a long bench if you so wish and period magazine and newspaper cut outs on the walls, the inside of The Republic is quirky and definitely for the grown-and sexy.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?