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Chaz on the Plaza

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Mon, 7/15
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017, 2019 Winner

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Cheese Board
Chef's Selection of Three Artisan Cheeses, Toasted Almonds, Raspberry Preserve, Fresh Fruit
Charcuterie Board
Chef's Selection of Three Cured Meats, Truffle Dijon, Mixed Olives, Fresh Radish
KC Smoked Shrimp Cocktail
Brined and Smoked Argentinian Red Shrimp, Bloody Mary Cocktail Sauce, Sliced Avocado, Lemon
French Quarter Shrimp & Grits
Sautéed Gulf Rock Shrimp, Capers, Shallots, Cherry Tomatoes, Garlic Cream, Cheddar Grits
Crab Cake
Pumpkin Seed Spinach Cream, Pumpkin Seed and Almond Pesto
Parmesan Crusted Calamari
Crispy Herb Crusted Monterey Bay Calamari, Pomodoro Sauce, Garlic Chips, Herb Parmesan Salad
Chicken and The Egg
Housemade Chicken & Black Pepper Sausage Wrapped Truffle Deviled Egg, Herb Crusted & Fried, Black Garlic Aioli, Tomato Coulis
Almost Avocado Toast
Oven Roasted Herb & Garlic Scented Flatbread, Parmesan Cheese, Goat Cheese, Scallions, Avocado, Cherry Tomato, Watermelon Radish, Balsamic Glaze
Truffle Deviled Eggs
French Black Truffles, Fresh Herbs, Dijon
Chaz Lobster Bisque
Maine Lobster, Cream, Tomato, Sherry
Soup Inspiration of the Day
Chef's Creation
Salmon Nicoise
Herbes De Provence Rubbed Roasted Salmon, Radish, Red Onion, Cherry Tomato, Olives, Brie, Haricot Vert
Strawberry & Spinach Salad
Fried Lemon and Thyme Crusted Goat Cheese, Toasted Almonds, Roasted Tomato Vinaigrette
The Raphael Salad
Arugula,​ Cherry Tomato, Red Onion, Scallion, Boursin Cheese, Basil Vinaigrette, Cheese Crostini
Truffle Risotto
Cream and Butter Simmered Arborio Rice, French Black Truffles
Mushrooms of the Moment
Seasonal Preparation and Price
Kansas City Mac & Cheese
Three Cheeses, Cavatappi, Smoked Tomato Relish
Grilled Asparagus
Olive Oil
Duck and Waffle
Oven Roasted Maple Leaf Farms Duck Breast, L'Orange Glaze, Blueberry & Lemon Waffles, Sautéed Spinach, Watermelon Radish
Chicken Cordon Bleu
Pitt Ham, Swiss Cheese and Chive Filled Roasted Chicken Breast, Mornay Sauce, Asparagus, Black Truffle Risotto
Dry Aged Prime KC Strip
12 oz. Smoked Salt Rubbed USDA Prime KC Strip, Cheddar Grits, Smoked Tomato Relish, Steamed Broccolini
Filet of Beef
8 oz. Naturally Raised Grilled Tenderloin, Chaz Sauce, Sea Salt and Pepper Roasted Fingerling Potatoes, Garlic & Herbs Sautéed Haricot Vert
Steak Diane
Sautéed Prime Hanger Steak, Boursin Mashed Potatoes, Worcestershire Cream, Fried Leeks, Sautéed Spinach
Stuffed Pork Chop
12 oz. Norton's Farm Bone-In Pork Chop, Braised Pork Belly Stuffing, Pork Gravy, Pickled Blueberry Relish, Cheddar Grits
Crab Wellington
Puff Pastry Stuffed with Blue Crab, Spinach, Roasted Red Pepper, and Herb Scented Brie Cheese, Roasted Red Pepper Cream, Broccolini
Chilean Seabass
Pan Roasted Chilean Seabass, Boursin Mashed Potatoes, Grilled Asparagus, Sherry Spiked Demi
Scallops & Popcorn
Seared Suschi Grade Diver Scallops, Popcorn Cream, Sautéed Spinach, Tomato Risotto, Popcorn Shoots
Chaz Salmon
Crab and Boursin Stuffed Scottish Salmon, Smoked Tomato Jus, Grilled Asparagus
Dry Aged Steakburger
Dry Aged Steakburger, Aged Gouda, Arugula, Black Garlic Aioli, Toasted Egg Bun
Prime Rib French Dip
Shaved Prime Rib, Swiss Cheese, Roasted Portabella Mushrooms, Thyme Infused Au Jus, French Roll
Country Club
Roasted Turkey, Applewood Smoked Bacon, Swiss Cheese, Tomato, Lettuce, Mayo, Toasted Wheat Bread
King 14 oz. Cut
Pommes Purée, Garlic & Herb Green Beans, Horseradish Sauce, Au Jus
Queen 9 oz. Cut
Pommes Purée, Garlic & Herb Green Beans, Horseradish Sauce, Au Jus
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.
$25 - $41
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
American, Contemporary
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Private Dining
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is part of the Raphael Hotel. We had breakfasts there three days and everything we ordered was excellent. Also had drinks while listening to entertainment and found the prices very reasonable. The dinner was also very well prepared. We talked with several locals who...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Whetherperson
Reviewed June 7, 2019

We ate at Chaz on a very busy Sunday night. The maître d' gave us a warm welcome and explained that they were very busy and that the table he was going to put us at some people don't like. He said if we found...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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JordanC2612, Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2019

Hello FabFiveAdventures, Thanks for joining us to celebrate a birthday, I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your visit. We definitely appreciate the feedback. I think think from your description your server was probably Tiago. We will pass on the kind words. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

This is the hotel bar for The Raphael on the plaza Kansas City. Great food and really quaint good jazz entertainment! Highly recommend this place!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Dougrun8
JordanC2612, Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2019

Thanks Dougrun8, we're glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed May 15, 2019

Stopped here while staying at the hotel prior to dinner. I wish we had made reservations for dinner here. Its got an amazing atmosphere much like the hotel of old speakeasy charm with modern sophistication. The bartenders are great and their spirit slection is outstanding!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank GregFurer
JordanC2612, Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2019

Thanks for taking the time to share GregFurer. We appreciate a well stocked bar, too!

Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

The lack of operational preparation, over booking and apparent desire to financially exploit this traditional brunch day led to the least special occasion I’ve ever been subjected to. We waited at least 20 minutes past our reservation time so the table could be properly prepped....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Russell M
JordanC2612, Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2019

Hello Russell, Thank you for leaving your feedback and for joining us. I am sorry to read about the negative aspects of your visit. We want every guest to have an exceptional experience with every visit, and during the Mother's Day rush we clearly failed...More

Reviewed May 8, 2019

Breakfasted at the Chaz as I was staying at the Raphael hotel. Very attentive service, fresh ingredients, strong coffee.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Ron K
Reviewed May 3, 2019

Live Jazz every night. Maitre de seats you as you come in which was nice. Seems to be a popular place as it was quite crowded on a Saturday night.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank K H
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Second evening visit in the past several weeks. Great, friendly, professional service. Nice lounge menu, have had calamari, mushroom flat bread, carrot cake. Nice wine by the glass selection, slightly pricey. No draft beer, points off. However, the big draw is an interesting and varied...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank clarkietraveler
Reviewed March 11, 2019

We have dined at Chaz previously and it was a pleasant experience, but last Friday evening, we ran over to Chaz to have cocktails and listen to the incredibly seductive sounds of the Emily Frost Trio. The small bar was completely full, but the incredible...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed February 25, 2019

We had a birthday celebration a party of 10. We were immediately seated on a Saturday morning. We had a small private room which was nice. There was one other party of four. So we had a room in which we could hear each other....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank nighthawk779
JordanC2612, Manager at Chaz on the Plaza, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2019

Hello Nighthawk779, Thank you for joining us and taking the time to leave your feedback. I am glad to see that there were many aspects of your visit that you enjoyed, the Salmon and Chicken and Waffles are some of my favorites as well. But...More

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Kathleen P
June 24, 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!
November 19, 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
November 19, 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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