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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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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
325 Ward Pkwy, The Raphael Hotel, Kansas City, MO 64112-2111
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While there are a multitude of options on the Plaza for places to eat...there is something about the quaint restaurant and bar found at the Raphael Hotel. Here you can enjoy live music, a festive atmosphere of adults who are more interested in talking with...More

Thank KCL78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Setting the bar for excellence, The Chaz on the Plaza is an exceptional compliment to the Raphael Hotel, and worth your time if you are staying in the Plaza area. For Easter dinner I opted for the Kings cut prime rib; just an excellent cut...More

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want good food and not good service then this is the place for you. I spent a lot of money ($400+) for good food and wine but unfortunately this wasn’t worthy of a visit by the restaurant manager. My server was very attentive...More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took our daughter to KC for the weekend and stayed at the Raphael. Dinner was planned at Chaz. What an elegant atmosphere, classy and old school, kind of a step back in time. We were seated right away, even though we were alittle ahead...More

Thank trooper198
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here for drinks before heading out. This bar is located in the Classic Rafaelle hotel in the Plaza area of Kansas City. Sort of dark but old school and classy.

Thank Michael K
Jordan C, Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

HEllo Michael, Thanks for sharing your thoughts. We're glad you liked the classic atmosphere. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go pay a visit and you will understand the title to my review. Quiet, relaxing and excellent live music.

Thank EricBellevue
Jordan C, Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello EricBellevue, Thanks for taking the time to post your thoughts. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 16 March 2018 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
Jordan C, Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello KRH1963, Thank you for sharing your experience, and for celebrating your anniversary with us. It's great to hear you enjoyed yourselves. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 9 March 2018 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 12 March 2018

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.

Reviewed 5 March 2018

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

1  Thank Michael P
Reviewed 20 February 2018

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 22 February 2018

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.

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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, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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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