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Yelp’s Fabulous 50’s Flashback @ The Republic featuring Drewski’s



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We didn't have a time-traveling Delorean on hand, so we settled for the next best thing: we donned our best 1950's attire and celebrated this nostalgic decade with great food, drinks, music and the occasional twist during Yelp's Fabulous 50's Flashback at The Republic featuring Drewski's!

This spacious new bar in the heart of downtown set aside a private wing for elites and their special sweethearts to enjoy, complete with a long, handsome bar, cushy booth seating and an elevated dance floor. Dames in poodle skirts, greasers, bikers and poindexters bellied up for drinks like dozens of free Jack Daniels shots and better-than-happy-hour pricing. Attendees also ventured out to enjoy games like skeeball and pool or played classic board games in the back.

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In no time, Drewski and his crew generously provided a plethora of samples from his incredibly popular mobile truck menu that included rosemary tater tots, savory buffalo wings, luau pork quesadillas, sweet potato fries and chicken and waffle sadwiches. Said Stacy G of the Cap'n Crunch chicken: "I had no idea that the crispy coating around the moist piece of poultry was actually crushed kiddie cereal, and the garlicky sauce spooned over it was so tasty I wanted to double dip."

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With the food, music and ol' time rock n' roll blasting, there was no way these yelpers could resist rocking around the clock as captured in the stellar shots from Phil Isidro of PureAddict.com. In the words of Sharanjeet P: "We had wings that were lickably tasty, quesedillas, and fried chicken that was topped with cap'n crunch, of all things! The food was so delicious and filling, the music and atmosphere was energetic, and they had games to boot! Will definitely be taking my friends here!"

A very special thanks to Michelangelo S (Happy Birthday, buddy!), Jennifer L and Jamie B for your hard work and assistance. You guys exemplify what it means to be a "Top Yelper."

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See you later, alligators,

Alex L
Yelp Sactown Community Manager

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