New Restaurant Alert

Republica Empanada Will Bring Latin Comfort Food and South American Specialties to Downtown Mesa, June 21

Downtown Mesa, get ready to welcome a new restaurant specializing in pan-Latin cuisine to the 'hood.

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According to manager Marco Meraz, Republica Empanada has been in the works for a while now but is ready for a soft opening launch on Friday, June 21 from 6 to 10 p.m. And the restaurant's home is a mid-century modern building that's pretty unique for the downtown Mesa community.