Private Dining & Catering

At Rye, we aspire to provide our guests with an exceptional private dining experience that is polished & professional. Our team will assist you with coordinating your menu, ambiance, and details for any type of occasion. We have options for private events within the restaurant, full restaurant buyouts, in home catering, and off-site destinations. The possibilities are endless as our intent & goal is dedicated hospitality that welcomes our clients and their guests for a most memorable occasion.

Megan and Colby Garrelts are the executive chefs & owners of Rye Leawood and Rye Plaza. Chef Colby is a 2013 James Beard Foundation Best Chef Midwest award winner, a Semifinalist for Outstanding Chef from the James Beard Foundation and a 2005 Food & Wine Best New Chef. Chef Megan is a multiple James Beard Foundation Semifinalist for Outstanding Pastry Chef. Both chefs have had recipes featured in numerous local & national publications including; Bon Appétit, Food & Wine, Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and Saveur to name a few. The Garrelts have also co-written & published two cookbooks with Andrew McMeel Publishing, bluestem, the cookbook and Made in America.


Ryan Murphy
General Manager
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Jacob Moeller
Executive Chef
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Keara Masson
Pastry Chef
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Upcoming Events

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    Mother’s Day Tea
    Saturday, May 8th
    Seatings at 11am & 1pm

    Celebrate mom with a Mother's Day Tea in the private dining room at Rye on the Plaza. Pastry chef Megan Garrelts has created a menu featuring handmade savory and sweet selections paired with our collection of Hugo loose leaf teas.

    *$50.00 adults / $18.00 children 10 & under - Ticket price includes menu, tea, and additional non-alcoholic beverages if desired. Wine & cocktails will be available for an additional fee during the tea service. Ticket price excludes sales tax and service charge.

    *Due to this specialty menu dietary restrictions and substitutions cannot be accommodated.

    Purchase Tickets:
    11am Seating Click Here
    1pm Seating Click Here

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    Mother’s Day
    May 9th

    Celebrate Mom with Brunch or Dinner at Rye!

    Online reservations may be made for in person dining or select from our To Go menu options for at home dining - Whole Pies, Cinnamon Rolls, Mini Cakes & Cookies are available for pre-order takeaway in addition to cocktail kits and much more - Enjoy your spring and let our team at Rye cook for your mama!

    For reservations & online ordering:

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    Cinnamon Roll Class
    Saturday, May 22nd

    Join pastry chef Keara Masson, as she walks you through the secrets to our delicious cinnamon rolls at Rye! This hands on class will feature our cinnamon roll recipe and tips to help you assemble your very own pan of cinnamon rolls to take & bake at home. Guests will receive a dozen mini cinnamon rolls with our classic cream cheese icing for finishing.

    *$75.00 Ticket price includes non-alcoholic beverages & excludes sales tax & service charge. Seating is limited to allow for social distancing & face masks are required to be worn by all guests within the restaurant during the class per the KCMO Health Department & city mandate.

    To purchase tickets:

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    Steak Night &
    Service Industry Night
    {Every Sunday Evening}

    Sunday evenings we feature Steak Night & Service Industry special at Rye Plaza! Enjoy our 3-course menu with your choice of soup or salad, steak option and a slice of pie. Pricing varies depending on your steak choice. Be sure to ask about bottled wine on special to pair with your steak dinner! Service Industry professional receive Happy Hour pricing all evening long - *proof of service industry employment required for discounts.

  • Happy Hour Monday- Friday from 3-6pm

    Join us at Rye for Happy Hour every Monday-Friday! Enjoy discounts on snacks & pie, along with seasonal cocktails, local beers and wine. Happy Hour seating is available in the bar, lounge, & patio.

  • 50% Wine Features {Every Monday Evening}

    Sip on this! Join us every Monday night at Rye on the Plaza for 50% off select bottles all evening.

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Locations and Contact

Rye Leawood

10551 Mission Road
Leawood, KS 66206


Rye Plaza

4646 Mill Creek Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64112



Lunch Monday-Friday 11:00am-3:00pm
Brunch Saturday & Sunday 9:30am-3:00pm

Midday Menu Daily 3:00pm-5:00pm
Happy Hour Monday-Friday 3:00pm-6:00pm

Dinner Nightly from 5:00pm


Main Contacts:

Plaza General Manager - Ryan Murphy
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Leawood General Manager - John Brogan
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Charitable Requests
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Donation Request Form Click Here

*Charitable requests must be submitted at least 60 days prior to the event date and all requests must have a completed Donation Request Form and your organization’s Tax Exempt Letter attached otherwise they will not be reviewed.

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