Chaz on the Plaza

Chaz on the Plaza launches new spring menus highlighting fresh, seasonal ingredients

Executive Chef Joseph Cizek introduces all-new entrées, starters, salads, lunch and brunch items

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (April 19, 2018) – Chaz on the Plaza, the signature restaurant of the historic Raphael Hotel, launches new, seasonal menus to kick off spring. Created by Executive Chef Joseph Cizek, the menus debut all-new entrées and introduce a selection of new starters, salads, lunch and brunch items. 

Chaz on the Plaza regularly updates its menus to highlight local ingredients and seasonal produce at the peak of freshness and flavor. Favorites on Chaz’s new dinner menu include Moroccan Lamb, Seared Scallops, Shrimp Scampi and Pan Roasted Salmon with fresh produce like asparagus, strawberries, green beans, radishes and spring peas. 

New menu items at Chaz on the Plaza are available now as follows:



**Steamed PEI Mussels

White Wine Garlic-Chive Sauce, Tomato Concasse, Fennel, Crostini

*Crab Cake

Béarnaise Sauce, Fresh Pea & Herb Salad

*Chicken Liver Mousse & Local Mushrooms

Seared Oyster Mushrooms, Bacon Bourbon Jam, Balsamic Cherry Glaze, Watercress, Brioche

*Chaz Flatbread

Creamy Basil Pesto, Grilled Broccolini, Goat Cheese, Seasonal Mushrooms

*Blue Cheese Flatbread

Caramelized Onion Spread, Whole Grain Mustard Seared Beef, Blue Cheese, Watercress


Little Gem Romaine Salad 

Roasted Baby Beets, Fennel, Oranges, Marinated Feta, Fig Glaze

**Strawberry & Spinach Salad

Fried Herbes de Provence Goat Cheese, Egg, Toasted Almonds, White Balsamic and Honey Dressing

*Tomato & Cucumber Salad

Yogurt Dressing, Mediterranean Spices, Grilled Flatbread, Shaved Fennel, Celery, Radish, Carrot, Olive Oil


Filet of Beef

8 oz. CAB Filet, Pommes Purée, Grilled Asparagus, Béarnaise Sauce

14 Day Dry-Aged KC Strip

12 oz. KC Strip, Pommes Purée, Grilled Asparagus, Béarnaise Sauce

Moroccan Lamb

Garlic Saffron Basted Rack of Lamb, Lemon Yogurt Dipping Sauce, Green Olive & Spring Onion Couscous, Pea Pods

Seared Scallops

Creamy Spinach Polenta, Strawberry & Radish Salad

Coulotte Steak

12 oz. Coulotte Steak, Creamed Spinach, Crispy Local Mushrooms, Spring Onion, Red Wine Soy Demi, Herb Buttered New Potatoes

Flank Steak

10 oz. Flank Steak, Fried Turnips, Braised Red Cabbage, Au Poivre Sauce

Herb Roasted Chicken

Herb Roasted Half Chicken, Asparagus Purée, Herb Buttered New Potatoes, Apricot Gastrique

Sweet & Sour Pork Chop

12 oz. Bone-In Pork Chop, Tempura Broccolini, Pineapple, Peppers, Green Apple

*Shrimp Scampi

Sautéed Shrimp in White Wine Butter, Tomato, Parsley, Basil Risotto

*Pan Roasted Salmon

Scottish Salmon, Linguini, Fresh Spring Peas, Asparagus, Lemon Cream Sauce, Dill

*Also available on the lunch menu.

**Also available on the lunch and brunch menus. 


*Fried Chicken Salad

Mixed Greens, Roasted Beets, Fried Turnips, Avocado, Egg, Bacon Bourbon Jam, Dijon Vinaigrette

*Caesar Salad

Romaine, Cherry Tomatoes, Egg, Crouton, Parmesan Cheese, Caesar Vinaigrette

Smoked Salmon Plate

Cold Smoked Salmon, Cucumbers, Red Onion, Cherry Tomato, Horseradish Cream, Mixed Greens, Warm Brioche

Grilled Chicken Breast

Herb Marinated, Grilled Asparagus, Roasted New Potatoes, Apricot Gastrique

*Also available on the brunch menu.

About Chaz on the Plaza 

Chaz on the Plaza is the signature restaurant of the historic Raphael Hotel located at 325 Ward Parkway in Kansas City, Missouri. Chaz is a 2016 recipient of TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, Wine Spectator Award of Excellence and The Pitch’s Best Hotel Restaurant. An award-winning wine list and inventive craft cocktails complement the unique menu of Executive Chef Joseph Cizek. Signature items include a hand-cut, USDA prime rib special every Sunday and fresh, daily fish offering. Chaz Lounge presents live music nightly and features discounted appetizers and drink specials during weekday happy hour, 4-6 p.m. Outdoor seating is also available on a scenic, shady patio overlooking Kansas City’s Country Club Plaza. Information, menus and reservations are available online or by calling Chaz on the Plaza at 816-802-2152.