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Chaz on the Plaza

325 Ward Parkway, The Raphael Hotel, Kansas City, MO 64112
816-802-2152
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Ranked #39 of 1,207 Restaurants in Kansas City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $40
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Wornall
Description: Our Kansas City Plaza restaurant's charming atmosphere is enhanced by modern American cuisine & live music performed six nights a week. Menus at the hotel's Chaz Restaurant in Kansas City reflect regional bounty & the culinary team's creativity.
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Lawrenceville
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

First let me say that my cut of beef was excellent. Incredible even. And I was with a group, so I know that personal attention cannot be given. That said, I felt like I was served excellent food in a less than excellent fashion.

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Patrick J, Front Office Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this review

Hi Jane, Thank you for dining with us at Chaz on the Plaza and sharing your feedback. We are pleased to hear you thought your beef was "excellent and incredible" and will review the service from your group in September to make sure our service is as equally impressive. Best Regards, Patrick More

Evansville, Indiana
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Our food was fantastic and during our meal we enjoyed live string music. Be sure to try the she crab soup and the crème brulee!

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Bill C, General Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Amy, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about your recent visit to Chaz on the Plaza. We are very appreciative of your efforts, and pleased you enjoyed your visit. Thaqnk you for being our guest! Best Regards, More

Kansas City, Kansas
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Shrimp and grits are fabulous, crab cakes are delicious, service is very good. My husband has the Veal Oscar on this visit and it was very good and perfectly cooked. I had the salmon which was over-cooked and didn't have enough sauce. I would not order the salmon again but have had other fish dishes here in the past which... More

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Bill C, General Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Littlegto67, How nice of you to respond for both Chaz and the Raphael hotel! Thank you again for your kind words, and your helpful input. We'll make certain the Chef reads this review. We really appreciate your efforts and your patronage! (By the way, really enjoy your 67 GTO reference...) Best Regards, More

Columbia, Missouri
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
259 helpful votes 259 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Four of us ate dinner at Chaz on the Plaza on a week night. We were greeted by a very friendly and helpful hostess who gave us a choice of among three tables to select from. The service was good and the restaurant lovely and pleasant with background music and an elegant bar. However, we were disappointed with most of... More

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Bill C, General Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Margie C, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your thoughts about your recent dining experience. We obviously want to apologize for the diasappointment you described. We do appreciate your kind words about your service and the ambaince in general, but we will review your comments about the portion sizes and your other concerns. Thank you... More

Santa Fe, New Mexico
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I have never been to Chaz on the Plaza. However, some friends took me there for my birthday. The restaurant is located in the elegant old Raphael Hotel and it has a pleasant ambience. The noise level is low and it's therefore possible to have a conversation which is not the case in many of the Plaza restaurants. My main... More

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Bill C, General Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Laura, Thank you so much for your helpful comments regarding your recent dinner at Chaz. Thanks to guests like yourself, we have the opportunity to provide attention to situations that may require improvement, as well as to share all input with our Associates. Thank you for your patronage, we hope to have the opportunity to host you again in... More

London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

...can sometimes be a problem. Over attentive staff or the exact opposite, a complete disregard and one spends hours gazing into space while waiting for something to happen. Not here. Delightful - truly thoughtful and considerate waiting staff - an interesting menu that allowed for dietary querks, beautifully cooked and stylishly presented. I was so absorbed in my book that... More

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Bill C, General Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Mike H., We are so happy to learn that your "lone" experience was a pleasent one while ding at Chaz! Thank you so much for your very kind review. We hope to have you return, and possibly with a friend or guest to join you... Thanks again! More

Orlando, Florida
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We were guests of the hotel and came down to Chaz 4 times during our stay. Each night they have live music, the musicians were great and varied each night. The scene is a mix of middle aged locals who come for the music and business and leisure travelers. The wine list was great and they have a good selection... More

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Bill C, General Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Andrea, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your thoughts about your recent visits to Chaz. While we certainly appreciate your praise, we also appreciate your insightful thoughts about the room arrangements and your server. Thank you for being our guest, and we hope to look forward to your return. Best Regards, More

Pompano Beach, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

From NYC, and though I had the best restaurants there. Not till we stayed in The Raphael Hotel. Service and food was the best ever. Professional, accommodating, and wonderful dishes. Competing with my favorite, Peli Peli in Houston TX.

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Deanna B, Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Colleen O, Thank you for your kind words! I will have to visit Peli Peli the next I visit Houston. We hope your travels bring you back to Kansas City and Chaz will become your new favorite restaurant! Best Regards, More

Vancouver Island, Canada
Top Contributor
144 reviews 144 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Great service, nice view, perfect eggs Benedict. Portions were appropriate and not huge! A nice walk in the Plaza afterward.

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Deanna B, Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Harry J, Thank you for your review! We are delighted you enjoyed our eggs benedict and The Plaza. We look forward to your return in the near future. Best Regards, More

Dallas
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Food was tasty and a pleasant surprise. It is not fast, nor is it meant to be...but, most importantly we would eat here, again, as it set the tone of our day.

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Bill C, General Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this review

Dear BoyMom Texas, We are happy we were able to help to set the tone of your day while you were dining at Chaz on the Plaza. Thank you for sharing your thoughts. We will look forward to seeing you again soon. Best Regards, More

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Additional Information about Chaz on the Plaza

Address: 325 Ward Parkway, The Raphael Hotel, Kansas City, MO 64112
Phone Number: 816-802-2152
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 40
Cuisine: American, Contemporary

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