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Chaz on the Plaza

325 Ward Pkwy, The Raphael Hotel, Kansas City, MO 64112-2111
+1 816-802-2152
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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7:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
325 Ward Pkwy, The Raphael Hotel, Kansas City, MO 64112-2111
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Celebrating 33 years of marriage with my wife. Service was good with a very friendly waitress. Food was very good. Had the lamb chops and my wife had the Scallops both were very good. Listening to A La Mode playing Jazz in the bar is...More

Thank KRH1963
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first time at Chaz. We enjoyed a wonderful anniversary meal, including appetizers and dessert. Everything was perfect. Food was delicious. Service top notch and quiet music in the lounge an added bonus. We WILL be back. A local gem.

Thank Patty N
Jordan C, Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Patty, Thank you for sharing your experience, we are honored to have you celebrate your anniversary with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have lived in KC for several years now and have had this place on my "must do" list for a very long time. We went (2 of us) on a Friday night with 7pm reservations. We arrived to a lively restaurant with 80% of...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service at the bar as well as the restaurant was excellent. The staff was very eager to make sure all of our needs were met. When they found out it was our anniversary they brought us a complimentary Creme brulee!

Thank Ann M
Bill C, General Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Ann, Thank you again for taking the time to share your thoughts about your experience in Chaz while celebrating your anniversary. We appreciate your efforts as well.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Consistently good. Great service. Menu changes often and specials are often unique. But we stick to standards, steaks, ets always well prepared. Wine service excellent. Have been dining here for 28 years, through thick and thin and always return

Thank Dan H
Bill C, General Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dan, Thank you for being such a loyal customer. We appreciate you taking the time to share your kind words and thoughts. We will look forward to your return.

Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

This cozy corner caters to a very mature crowd. The nightly music is quite varied in quality and genre. The food and drink is ok but has an odd combination of plush red interior yet a statehouse bar and a local crowd. Can’t figure out...More

Thank francis v
Bill C, General Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

francis v, Thank you for being our guest at Chaz on the Plaza at the Raphael Hotel. We appreciate your patronage as well as your thoughts. We try to provide a variety of music for all of our guests. We hope to do the same...More

Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Went for Restaurant Week. Arrived early and had a drink in the bar area WONDERFUL! Atmosphere and service again WONDERFUL and then the food arrived and it was so bland, no flavor. Potatoes looked and tasted like frozen hash browns steak was cooked correctly but...More

Thank degoche
Bill C, General Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Dear degoche,, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts, and provide us the opportunity to review the unfortunate circumstances that you endured in regards to your entrée selection. We obviously want to apologize that we failed to provide a better dining experience....More

Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

I hoped I spelled his name right because his attention to detail would be offended otherwise! I love this hotel and resturant. I stay in KC about once a month for work and continue to choose to stay here every time as it is reliable,...More

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Bill C, General Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Happygolucky4517, Thank you for taking the time to share you recent experience with us at the Raphael Hotel, and while dining at Chaz on the Plaza. We will make certain to share your comments with Layton as well! We apologize the Sea Bass has taken...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018

We dined for breakfast and there were hits and misses. My spouse loved her pancakes and the side of bacon. My mimosa was perfect but the omelet's cheddar cheese literally overwhelmed the rest of the ingredients. There was too much and it was just too...More

Thank SEC14
Bill C, General Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

SEC14, Thank you for taking the time to advise us in regards to your recant visit to Chaz, We appreciate your valued input on the disappointment of your omelet, as well as the praise for the other aspects of your meal and service. We regret...More

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Very well done. We came for restraunt week, great choices, we tried one of each item - delicious. Good service.

Thank jossb7
Bill C, General Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

jossb7, Thank you for being our Guest at Chaz on the Plaza, and for taking the time to share your thoughts. We appreciate your efforts, as well as yoiur patronage!

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Questions & Answers
Kathleen P
25 June 2016|
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Response from Deanna B | Property representative |
We have our outdoor summer concert series, Strings on the Green from 4p-7p and inside the music is from 7p-11p. We look forward to seeing you soon!
20 November 2015|
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Response from Bill C | Property representative |
Hello Valerie, Thank you for your question regarding smoking areas near Chaz. We do have an outside uncovered patio area just a few steps outside of Chaz, where smoking is permissible. Of course, remember it is outside, and... More
20 November 2015|
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Response from Patrick J | Property representative |
Thank you all for your replies. As they mentioned, we do have an outdoor patio area that is easily accessible from the Chaz Restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$41
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 Ward Pkwy, The Raphael Hotel, Kansas City, MO 64112-2111
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-802-2152
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Our Kansas City Plaza restaurant's charming atmosphere is enhanced by modern American cuisine & live music performed nightly and from 10 am - 1 pm during Weekend Jazz Brunch Saturdays and Sundays. Menus at the hotel's Chaz Restaurant in Kansas City reflect regional bounty & the culinary team's creativity. Cuisine is complemented with a Wine Spectator Award-winning wine list, domestic and imported beers, cocktails, spirits, single malt Scotch and Bourbons, and a selection of liqueurs and ports.
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