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M & S Grill - Kansas City
M & S Grill - Kansas City

M & S Grill - Kansas City Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.MandSGrill.com
  • Phone: (816) 531-7799
  • Hours of Operation: Monday-Thursday: 11:00AM-10:00PM
    Friday: 11:00AM-11:00PM
    Saturday: 12:00PM-11:00PM
    Sunday: 12:00PM-9:00PM
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Steak, American
  • Executive Chef: Donald Dupin
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Beer, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Smoking Area, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 47th and J.C. Nichols Parkway
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Lunch Valet Monday through Friday 11am-2pm for $6.00. Dinner Valet Nightly from 5pm-Close for $8.00
A word from M & S Grill - Kansas City
M&S Grill is located on the corner of 47th Street and J.C. Nichols Parkway, across from the historic Mill Creek Park and JC Nichols Fountain.

M & S Grill is a classic American grill patterned after the legendary eateries that became the cornerstone for restaurant dining in the early 20th century. Our menu features aged steaks, the freshest seafood selections and our unique roasted meat and poultry choices, served in a classic, straightforward style. M & S Grill is THE place to socialize in the best of traditions. . . serving classic, hand built cocktails in a spirited and lively atmosphere.

Visit our lively bar and enjoy traditional mixology at its best, featuring classic cocktails made from scratch using fresh-squeezed juices, bottled and tap beer, or choose a selection from our extensive wine list to accompany your meal.
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerSteak
  • Diners' Choice WinnerScenic View
  • Diners' Choice WinnerMost Booked 1000-Point Tables
Diner Reviews
  • "I've been here a few times. This time, my cousin was in town and she's never been, so we went! Everything we ordered was amazing. A-maz-ing. And the service was excellent. Please go see them before they close."
    Dined on 5/16/2014
  • "I love the food. Service was good! Mojitos were the best! I love coming here because I know it'll always be great"
    Dined on 5/24/2014
  • "Great waiter steaks were great fish was over cooked over very good would go back Check in to your cooks"
    Dined on 5/23/2014
  • "The food was great, the service not so much. We were basically the only table there at the time and our server was MIA most of the meal. Our water glasses never got refilled after first . time. Not Impressed!"
    Dined on 5/21/2014
  • "We don't live in Kansas City, but had child in college nearby, so have eaten on Plaza many times. This was 2nd visit to M&S because we enjoyed 1st dinner there. Review is only "good" rather than very good--a mixed review. We had drinks & appetizers in the bar, which was GREAT experience: good service, excellent crab tots! After moving to dinner table, both service & food went downhill. Our waiter was nice, but inefficient--maybe he was suffering from DT's--definitely had shakes. We got no bread; plus, 2 steaks, ordered medium rare, came out medium (1) & well-done (2). The well-done steak was replaced w/rare (red cool center) not medium rare (red warm center). The manager did come over to apologize, but overall, disappointing experience."
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "the waiters are bad. ordered iced tea and had to ask for it after waiting 15 minutes. had no knives to butter the rolls that we had to ask for after 20 minutes and we were told that the knife gnomes must have taken them. we ordered buffalo chicken strips and they were honey glazed and we were told that the menu must be wrong as they do not have buffalo chicken. I will not go back as the food was expensive and I expected better service. it is a shame because the food is really good."
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "We had 11 guest for dinner on Friday night. The large square table was the perfect setting to be able to talk. And it was quite! The food was very good and the service was good. We did have to ask for more water and bread but for a large party the waiter did a good job"
    Dined on 5/16/2014
  • "The food was excellent, as always. Not sure if they were short on help the night we went, but it took forever to get water. Service was okay after that."
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "The food was fantastic but it took over an hour after ordering to receive our food."
    Dined on 5/16/2014
  • "I made these reservations for my wife and daughter for Mother's day. They started their "girls night out" with a few drinks and then a very enjoyable dinner. They shared this the event with me later that night. Each of them received a rose upon arrival...a little added touch to make the occasion just a bit nicer. Thanks for treating my special girls special on this evening."
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "Wife and I sat outside with our 15 month old son for Mother's Day brunch. The food was great, the service was attentive and the view of the fountains was very nice. A great spot for people watching as well."
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "The food was on par as usual for what you would expect for a Moter's Day Brunch and not necessarily typical for M&S Grill regular menu. The throngs of people taking their Mother's to Brunch made for a little wait time but since we had reservations we were seated fairly quickly even though most in our party had not yet arrived and were a little late. The Service was outstanding and could not complain. I expected the large crowd and the noise but the food was hot and kept fresh on all the service tables. My party of 5 did not have to ever wait for any drink refills and all the empty plates were taken at every opportunity. My Mother was pleased and that's saying something. "
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "We are usually very happy at M&S or McCormick that's why we choose it for special occasions, but I think the staff (kitchen and wait) were worn out after the Mother's Day Brunch. We had reservations for 4:00, didn't get seated until 4:15. My wife and daughter ended up with chocolate stains on their skirts from the booth seat that was not properly cleaned before we were seated (hence the low ambience score). Service was ok, but the server looked worn out, and the food was ok-to-fair (presentation and palate-wise). I'll be sure to get my reservations made earlier, if we go back for another Mother's Day."
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "We went there for Mother's Day brunch. Food was outstanding, service was great, we had a view of Mill Creek Park on the Plaza, and they were understanding of the mess that our 9-month-old made. Great experience!"
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "The buffet food was not what I expected from M&S Grill. The food was lack luster and the Buffet when I went to get my entree, there were many empty or near empty containers. There were at least three to four that were empty. The salad bar was bare minimum and few choices. The food was not the quality I was expecting. I could get meat loaf at any local diner."
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "We went for Mother's day brunch. The restaurant was crowded, I felt they had crowded a lot of tables in the space to get more people in, walking to the buffet tables was a chore. The food was so-so, they had just 2 options for eggs, and no omelet station. There were no placards to indicate what was being served on the brunch tables. They had very minimal vegetarian options. The server was great and very attentive. All serving staff were very polite and friendly. They gave a free dessert to all mom's- a chocolate covered strawberry that was very good and a nice touch. I would not return unless they organise it better, improve the menu and stopped cramming people in small spaces. "
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "Never been to this location, wasn't particularly impressed. Our server was hard to track down and the food was not of quality I expected. Our experience was so-so. Probably won't be back again. "
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "We've had Mother's Day brunch at M&S Grill three years in a row and the food has always been quite good."
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "We enjoyed our brunch for Mother's Day very much. The food was great and our waitress was wonderful. The only thing that wasn't great was the waiting area - we had made reservations and I don't know if there were a bunch of walk-ins or what but the waiting area was very crowded - people were bumping into you coming in, going out, and there was a poor older man trying to get through the crowd with his plate of food and his table was in the back southeast corner of the restaurant! To me there shouldn't be a table there - expand your waiting area into that place and make it a little more comfortable for people."
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "Not a terrible experience but overall just a bit disappointing. We went here for Mother's Day since it said they had a nice buffet. It took us 15 minutes and asking 3 different people before we got the high chair we specified in our reservation. There was no omelette bar or carving station and they were having issues with their Belgian Waffle maker. The waitress was friendly but made no attempt to introduce herself or welcome us to the restaurant nor did she explain anything about the buffet other than to say help yourself. The food was very plain/average and the selection was unimpressive. While I wouldn't go out of my way to tell you " don't eat there" I would definitely recommend you try somewhere else if you have the option"
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "Years ago I had one of the best kids I've ever had. Unforturnately, the bar staff now doesn't know the difference between a kir and a kir royale. The hostess sat us at a table in the back and before we left there was a party of 6 and 4 right next to us while the rest of the restaurant was pretty empty. It seemed to be more for the convenience of the waiter than consideration of the patrons. My husband and I shared a meal and had to ask for separate plates. I ordered a glass of wine with my meal and stopped eating so I didn't finish before the wine arrived. I don't think we'll be back in the near future."
    Dined on 5/9/2014
  • "I went there for prom last weekend my group didn't get the table that we wanted they separated my group. They give us a waiter that was new they shouldn't of put him to a big prom group. Overall the food was good but I don't recommend mcCormick and Schmidth for big groups!!!"
    Dined on 4/26/2014
  • "Really enjoyed the food and the great service. It was great for a family evening out."
    Dined on 4/26/2014
  • "The food was good for an Easter brunch. I was disappointed in my dessert selection. Service was above average. I'm probably not a good source for this because I am a very good cook and baker. I don't eat out that often. The only reason I didn't cook Easter this year because of everyone's schedule. It was more important to me to be able to spend quality time. For me there was no wow factor at this brunch for the money spent."
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "Meal was pretty good but you definitely had to come hungry! I wish there were more "breakfast items" vs. all the lunch items. Loved the eggs benedict hash (???) but after that it felt most the options were geared as lunch items. Loved the fruit and cheese and the waffle station was great! We swore we saw the meal advertised as $20 but were charged $26 but still went with it. Not a bad experience at all! "
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "This reservation was made several days before Easter. Our party of four was seated in a very dark area of the restaurant in a booth. The choices for the brunch were excellent. Orange juice was expensive...and the individual cost for the brunch was exceptionally high priced, and not mentioned when I reserved the brunch. I have been to this restaurant before for dinner. It was wonderful! I would not return for brunch, in the future."
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "The food was great and the service was outstanding. The buffet assortment was very good."
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "We had an awesone experience on Easter Sunday. The food was excellent and the employees were so friendly!"
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "I arrived a few mintues early for my rservation. The place had many open tables but i still had to wait 15 minutes to be seated. Not a big deal. The food was outstanding. Lots of choices. I especially liked the waffle bar. My bloody mary was a bit weak, almost watery. Other than that a perfect easter brunch. "
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "Thought maybe last time was just a freak event; this time even worse; salmon was dry and burned on corners; wife's dish was overdone; mashed potatoes were hard; so disappointing but we learned only return to the original up the road; don't go to the Grill; oh and the real kicker we paid $99.00 for 3 plates; burned once, burned twice, we have learned our lesson"
    Dined on 4/18/2014
  • "The food is ALWAYS outstanding at M&S, I think much better than it's 'fancier' counterpart also located at the Plaza. Went with a group of 5 on a Friday evening, atmosphere was relaxed and quiet, which made it nice for visiting. Was able to score the corner table in the bar area with windows on two sides... people watching and a view of the fountain, it was great! Highly Recommend!"
    Dined on 4/18/2014
  • "Had all intentions of getting the fish tacos, but the server said that the meatloaf sandwich is one of their most popular items. It was outstanding!"
    Dined on 4/14/2014
  • "server took a long time getting rolls when we ordered . about 20 minutes. then he forgot our order. then couldn't remember our dessert order. ran out of tea and drinks several times. The only thing that saved the night was food was awesome."
    Dined on 4/6/2014
  • "We went for my father's birthday. The staff, from the hostess to the server to the manager, all wished him a happy birthday - but without embarrassment. (No singing) His menu was personalized to say "Happy Birthday" - an unexpected keepsake. The server, Rae, was top-notch. Food was great. The only drawback was that it was Prom Night. So it got a bit loud with lots of teenagers in the room. However, it did not detract from our dining experience."
    Dined on 4/5/2014
  • "My husband had never been to M&S Grill, so I set it up for his birthday. We were greeted and even able to get in prior to our reservation time. Our service was great and everyone we spoke to was very cordial. It's definitely a place we'll be adding to our list for date nights!"
    Dined on 4/4/2014
  • "We go got M&S Grill a couple of times a year. The food is always good and I have never had a bad meal. I had the Scallops and my husband had the Parmesian Tilapia. Everything was yummy. The service was excellent.. Our waiter was very friendly and attentive and had a lot of great suggestions which we followed. We were not disappointed. My husband and I will be back again very soon."
    Dined on 3/14/2014
  • "Good experience overall. I did think the booth was uncomfortable. The back was so straight I felt I was leaning forward most of the time."
    Dined on 4/1/2014
  • "I was very excited to bring my friend from New York to M&S Grill. However, the food was not up to par and the our server Ron...I believe that was his name was not very interested in my party of two. Moreover , while this my not be a standard at M&S, my guest ask for a straw due to dental work, he(Ron) in formed us that he would bring one at the start of the meal. Needless to say, we were on our last bit when he finally slid the naked straw in the glass with his bare hands. By the way, take the Mac and Cheese off the menu.....a fat kid would not even want it."
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "We made a special table request and they provided us with the exact location which was greatly appreciated and made our dining experience even better! Wonderful, and service!"
    Dined on 3/26/2014
  • "The restaurant was notified hours prior to my reservation time of my coming yet I was made to wait at the front door without any acknowledgment of my presence while the bartender held causal conversation with two patrons. I did not perceive anything wrong until a young couple entered the establishment. They where immediately meet at the front door by the bartender that had to leave his station to do so. He proceeded to grab two menus as I informed him of my reservation. He then apologized to the young couple asking them to excuse him while he gestured me to follow him to a table. Unfortunately this isn't the type of service that made me feel comfortable with returning or referring anyone to this establishment."
    Dined on 3/11/2014