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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, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
325 Ward Pkwy, The Raphael Hotel, Kansas City, MO 64112-2111
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They had live jazz the night we went, which was really nice. I had the filet mignon, and it was melt-in-your-mouth good. The mashed potatoes were good, but too salty. Salad was kind of small and I asked for dressing on the side (which didn’t...More

Thank MarshalltownMan
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Prompt seating, wonderful service and attentiveness by the staff and friendly servers were all strong points in this nice restaurant. A bonus: Free valet parking. The entrees were good-sized with delicious accompaniments. My sweet and sour pork chop was excellent, but my husband's chicken was...More

Thank MJKC_11
Reviewed 2 April 2018

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 2 April 2018 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 29 March 2018 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 28 March 2018

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 25 March 2018

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 26 March 2018

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

Reviewed 24 March 2018

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 26 March 2018

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 19 March 2018

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.

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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, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
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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