Republique is good. Had dinner there for New Years eve. Steak w/frittes, winter salad, and charred veggies were my faves. Tried their breakfast 2 weeks ago, it was just ok. My sandwich was essentially Eggslut+sausage patty.
I got some Vans Vault slip ons from Bows & Arrows that achieve the look of the EG Vans:
End Clothing also has them but not in half sizes