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Republic Chicken

797 North 5th, Beaumont, TX 77701
+1 409-497-9691
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good15%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“creamed corn” (7 reviews)
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American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
797 North 5th, Beaumont, TX 77701
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We kept hearing about this place from coworkers and friends on how good the chicken was here. I was skeptical because how differently and tasty can chicken really end up being. I also find that fast food chicken places usually have better fried chicken than...More

Thank Iflyfish28
John S, Owner at Republic Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Iflyfish, thank you very much for the glowing and detailed review! You didn’t mention your hometown but I gather you don’t live nearby and that’s unfortunate for us. I hope your travels bring you back our way soon but until then I wish you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will definitely think you stepped back in time when you eat at Republic Chicken!! The amazing, older home makes a great restaurant. However... the fried chicken is just like Grandma used to make!!! It's family-style eating so platters are put in the cent of...More

Thank JamPack1965
John S, Owner at Republic Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear jampack, Thank you very much for dining with us as well as the gracious review! Please don’t be a stranger, come and see us anytime your travels bring you through S.E.Texas. Until then, we will have a table waiting for you.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family visited (8 of us) before our family of 3 headed back home to SC. I had the chicken fried chicken which was, in my opinion, the best I have ever had! I just wish I’d had room to eat it all!! The mashed...More

Thank Sarah F
John S, Owner at Republic Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for stopping and dining with us Miss Sarah! If your travels bring you back to S.E.Texas again, I sincerely hope we’ll get to see you. Until then, please accept my best regards for you and your family. John Swift

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is close to our family members home, so we stopped by for an early dinner. Food is served family style and portions are large. One meat or vegetable dishes can be shared by two. Everything we ordered was excellent: fried chicken, fried chicken...More

Thank Joseph B
John S, Owner at Republic Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Joseph, thank you very much for breaking biscuits with us. Please don't be a stranger; come and see us again soon!

Reviewed 29 November 2017

What a great afternoon we had relaxing upstairs and eating the “best fried chicken” {husband’s input}. All the sides were so good- think southern comfort food. We had such a nice visit with the owner, John, and his staff was attentive, friendly and we felt...More

1  Thank Yvette A
John S, Owner at Republic Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Thank you so much for coming in to dine with us Miss Yvette! We sure appreciate the kind review as well and hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I've dined at Republic Chicken numerous timed. Always fresh, always good. I've only ordered their fried chicken but the fried catfish and chicken fried steak looks good. Just can't pass up the fried chicken.

Thank Terry S
John S, Owner at Republic Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thanks for coming BACK Terry! That's the greatest compliment you can pay us and we sincerely appreciate it.

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Had lunch with work colleagues at this lovely old home which is now a restaurant. Fried chicken or fish as meat options , daily special was beef tips , then Family style sides. I had the beef tips which were in gravy on rice and...More

Thank Catriona G
John S, Owner at Republic Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Miss Catriona, thank you very much for coming in to dine with us as well as the gracious review! We will have a table waiting for you anytime. JDS

Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is a unique place, and their fried chichken is too with the use of sage and darker than you normally see it. The creamed corn was wonderful. The place is a two story house where you can eat in different rooms. The owner and...More

Thank Mike S
John S, Owner at Republic Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Mike, thank you very much for coming in to dine with us! Come and see us again, soon. JDS

Reviewed 13 August 2017

We recently decided to book our large event party at Republic Chicken -- BEST DECISION EVER! Prior to the event, the owner worked with me on the menu selections. The morning of the party, he allowed us to bring our adult beverages in to the...More

Thank Julie H
John S, Owner at Republic Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Julie, thank you very much for letting Republic Chicken join in the party! Y'all were an absolute blast to have as guests and I hope you know we will have a table waiting for you anytime.

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Paige our waitstaff person was absolutely bar none the best. The chicken fried chicken and chicken fried steak perfection. Wonderful flavor, just right on the breading and the sides were great. First visit but will be back. Gotta try the chicken on next visit. Owner...More

Thank Galaxy500
John S, Owner at Republic Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you!

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Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 797 North 5th, Beaumont, TX 77701
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Beaumont
  • Phone Number: +1 409-497-9691
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