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McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Kansas City
McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Kansas City

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Kansas City Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.McCormickandSchmicks.com
  • Phone: (816) 531-6800
  • Hours of Operation: Brunch: Sunday 11:00am-3:00pm

    Lunch: Daily 11:00am-4:00pm

    Dinner: Sunday-Thursday 4:00pm-10:00pm, Friday-Saturday 4:00pm-11:00pm

    Happy Hour: Monday-Friday 3:30pm-6:00pm

  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Steak, American
  • Executive Chef: Kent Long
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: Whether planning a business meeting, rehearsal dinner or holiday party, you can count on McCormick & Schmick’s to create an event sure to be memorable with our excellent service, delicious food & unparalleled hospitality. Our flexible dining spaces & customized menus can accommodate any event need.
  • Private Party Contact: Private Event Coordinator (877) 635-9825
  • Entertainment: Join us Sunday night's with Brett Blakemore as he showcases his immense guitar talent on all of your favorite tunes. Rain or Shine.
    Wednesdays in the summer months see Norman Riley on the steel drum from 5-7pm. Weather Permitting.
  • Special Events & Promotions: Watch us on Twitter and Facebook to learn about local events such as Wine Dinners, Patio Events and Fundraisers.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Pennsylvania
  • Parking: Public Lot
  • Parking Details: Covered Parking: Enter the Valencia Place Parking Garage with entrances off Pennsylvania and 47th Street. The restaurant is located on the P1 level of the garage.
A word from McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Kansas City
Whether you’ve spent the day at the Nelson-Atkins Museum, Union Station, or The Steamboat Arabia Museum, or shopping and strolling around the world class Country Club Plaza, or are preparing to head to the theater or an event at Sprint Center, McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood & Steaks offers you the finest dining experience in Kansas City.

From fresh seafood and shellfish to aged steaks and garden fresh salads, our goal is to exceed your dining expectations.

As our guest you will experience culinary excellence at its best. Our menus reflect seafood from the Pacific Rim, Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico. We also source products from local ranches, farms and wineries to showcase regionally inspired dishes.
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Diner Reviews
  • "My boyfriend and I had a good experience overall. The only thing we did notice was the live music was good, but a little loud. Also the complimentary dessert we received was overcooked, but we still ate it. THANKS!"
    Dined on 7/6/2014
  • "It's a nice place to go for a special occasion. Waiter was friendly and the food was pretty good, minus the overcooked sprimp cocktail which I thought was over priced..."
    Dined on 7/4/2014
  • "McCormick and Schmick's has taken a step down with Landry's ownership. The food and servide are good, but this is a step down from years ago. Too bad!"
    Dined on 7/7/2014
    Dined on 7/4/2014
  • "Food and drinks were excellent! Service was slow and they did not really honor my Landry Member card priority seating - we had Open Table reservations for 7:15 and were not seated till 8 pm, though I had noted my Landry card."
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "This was a good experience. I had reservations at 7:00 for our 45th wedding anniversary. We checked in and took a seat, waiting till 7:25. No one ever came and said they were running behind, etc. I thought the hostesses(3) cold have been much morer informative instead of just focusing their attention on the computer. After being seated our waiter was wonderful and the food was great. First impressions are very important and you need someone that is good at it, the people there were NOT!"
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "We always look forward to dining here. Reliably good food and attentive service."
    Dined on 7/4/2014
  • "If you're looking for great seafood with a wonderful ambient air and high energy then this is the place for you! Sit outside and you get the wonderful live music scene. Inside is a bit more relaxed. The food is absolutely amazing and the service is too notch!"
    Dined on 7/4/2014
  • "The food was fantastic, the server was perfect. A nice balance of attentiveness and discrete absence. The only problem was the acoustics - it was a bit too loud."
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "I took my family to celebrate a birthday. It had been a few years since I had dined in the restaurant. It had been updated and was very nicely decorated! The waiter was phenomenal and every dish that was ordered exceeded our expectations. Even the Chicken Linguine was magnificent! Of course, the chocolate bag was as decadent as I remembered! Thanks for making my daughter's birthday celebration SO SPECIAL!"
    Dined on 6/29/2014
  • "I've been to McCormick and Schmick's in both Edina and Kansas City and have never been disappointed. A bit pricy, but good."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "The food was great and the server was very attentive."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "I was impressive how well trained staff. Their service was great. Food was tasty. And BIG plus side was kids friendly! Usually nice restaurant is not so kids friendly, but not McCormick and Schmick's."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "Pricey but with quality seafood and steaks that is too be expected. Dress Nicely this isn't a shorts and T-shirt kind of place. The food was incredible and fresh and well presented. The portion sizes could definitely be larger for the money you pay. Overall it is a wonderful expierence and exceptional food."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "My husband and I made reservations on the evening of the 27th. our 22 wedding anniversary. It was our first time to dine at McCormick & Schmicks. Hillary was our waitress and she took very good care of us. Food was fantastic............looking forward to our next visit."
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "Excellent food, very attentive service. Leave room for Appetizers and desserts"
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "Great lunch and dinner menu. One of the only places to find good seafood in Kansas City."
    Dined on 6/26/2014
  • "We have dined at McCormick's for several years for special occasions, e.g. wedding anniversary, birthdays, etc. The latest dining experience was to celebrate my wife's special birthday. We were disappointed in the service, the anbience and the type of diners. We will probably not dine at this restaurant again while in the Kansas City Plaza area."
    Dined on 6/24/2014
  • "We loved this restaurant! We were a large group and everything was perfect!"
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "My wife & I have made dinner at McCormick & Schmick's our anniversary celebration location. Cocktails first, followed by an outstanding dinner. The menu has a dinner item for everyone. Great seafood and of course excellent steaks are cooked to your specifications."
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "Always love this place! Your food is amazing--service impeccable-such a consistent great spot for really great food and drinks."
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "The food was excellent. The atmosphere was also excellent. The only draw back was the service was not up to par. You will be waiting for awhile. It took nearly 30 minutes just to get our appetizer. Outside of the subpar service, it's a good experience and the food was great."
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "We sat on the patio for an early dinner. We waited quite awhile for our cocktails. When they arrived mine was undrinkable. After several attempts to get the waiter's attenion and ask for a new drink, he suggested adding syrup to it. I had to insist on a fresh drink. He was largely inattentive throughout the meal. Since we have eaten at M&S many times we were suprised at the quality of the food. The portions were small, and the fish overwhelmed by a huge portion of green beans to fill the plate. My tilapia was beyond mushy. We both left disappointed and feeling like the experience was certainly not worth the money we spent. Again, such a change from past experiences, but with so many other dining options, we will not return to M&S."
    Dined on 6/20/2014
  • "Relaxing spot any time of day for any outdoor dining. Quieter on patio than inside when restaurant is busy. Reservations highly recommended for holidays and special occasions. Some starters can be small in size...always ask if sharing a number of small dishes, especially if more than 2 in your party."
    Dined on 5/21/2014
  • "Great music on the patio, but really stupid to make them stop at 8:00! Nice seating outside, but cushion and table both dirty! Great food, but apple dessert NOT crispy at all, mushy in fact. Service was great, but I ordered my drink and it didn't come until our dinner came!"
    Dined on 6/11/2014
  • "Excellent food. Great service. Good value. The outdoor dining was quite enjoyable."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "The food at McCormick & Schmick is consistently excellent, as is the service."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Front check in was slow and unorganized. Hostess spoke on the phone for at least 3/4 minutes without acknowledging guests waiting to check in. Other staff ignored guests as we'll."
    Dined on 6/13/2014
  • "Waiter was slow, food was not hot, shrimp was not deveined."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "Always have great food and service here. The free dessert for birthday celebrations is always appreciated."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "McCormick and Schmick's is one of our top three restaurants in Kansas City. The food is always top rate, the servers are knowledgeable and helpful, and the dome room is our favorite spots to share a meal with friends. This trip was made memorable for the seasonable wild salmon available. Anyone from Kansas City would be pleased with their experience at McCormick and Schmick's."
    Dined on 6/11/2014
  • "The first time my husband and I went it was perfect. Everything was great. Our waitress was so good and made us feel special. We went for fathers day weekend & I was disappointed this time. The food was good but my Caesar Salad was not good. Our waitress this time was not good. She did not attend to our needs at all. She walked by several times without even saying a word to us. Our food took forever and she never came by to let us know it was going to be awhile or assure us it was coming or anything. She seemed like she was scared of us at times. The only time she spoke to us was to try and sell us dessert at the end. We went with the intention of tipping pretty well but for the service we received we tipped on how we were treated."
    Dined on 6/13/2014
  • "We celebrated my wife's birthday with friends and family. The bar and table service was excellent - friendly and knowledgable. But it's disappointing when the sides are better than the main course fish dishes. The andouille mashed potatoes were killer, as was the creamed spinach. The fish prep was just OK - my blackened mahimahi was bland, my daughters salmon was a bit over cooked. Appetizers, oysters and calamari, were really good and the desserts were decadent ( order to share)."
    Dined on 6/10/2014
  • "The food is always great. There is a very wide selection of entree's. Fish, specialty fish dishes, or steak it all is done RIGHT. Eat outside or in the dining room. Drinks are always well made. A great place to be."
    Dined on 6/12/2014
  • "Always a great variety of food and drinks. I love the patio and the musicians they always have."
    Dined on 6/11/2014
  • "The menu is so extensive that it can be overwhelming, but that's good. It keeps us coming back to try different things, and we've never been disappointed."
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "This was my wife's birthday treat. She loves the restaurant and the food and service are first rate."
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "We love McCormick and Schmidt on the Plaza. The food is always good. We didn't eat until 2 and the service was really slow. Thought it would be been better that time of day."
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "Have eaten hear several times and each time is better than the last. I have tried something different and haven't had any complaints. Love, Love, Love their oysters!!!!"
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "This was my first time eating here. I had the greatest time interacting with the oyster bar manager Nathan. There was quite a variety to choose from so he recommended one based on our conversation, Nathan sent a sample (excellent). I frequent New Orleans and one of my favorite places serves chargrilled oysters with a special sauce. Nathan said we don't serve them like that, however let me ask the chef if we could? The chef said yes just tell your server(Zack) we talked. Who by the way was excellent also. I had to send them back to grill a little longer and they came back perfect. I will try and get them to make up the sauce next time. Yes I said next time. They won a new customer based on the service that was provided."
    Dined on 6/6/2014