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Chelly's Cafe

214 W 85th St, Kansas City, MO 64114-2421
+1 816-237-1052
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“chili” (2 reviews)
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11:00 - 21:00All hours
214 W 85th St, Kansas City, MO 64114-2421
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

My husband and I have passed this place many times. We decided one day to just stop for dinner. We are so happy we did, great vibe, good service, great food. But let me tell you about the frozen margaritas!!!! After a long day at...More

Thank blessedliving
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I can not rave enough about this restaurant. The food is delicious, especially the fajitas. Their house margaritas are simply the best. They are made from scratch (in a large bucket- you get to see what goes in them and its all fresh ingredients), no...More

Thank Ririver
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Rainy Friday night meant Mexican food INDOORS, so off to Chelly's after 6:30 p.m. hoping we'd catch a break in the crowd. Silly us -- sixth party in line -- but LUCKY us -- two spots at the bar. So we took 'em. Only real...More

Thank mrb394ever
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I'm a vegetarian and very particular about Mexican fare. This was deliciousa 👍🏽👍🏽‼️‼️‼️ Especially liked that they had a veggie chimichanga because that is RARE in my world. We loved it and ate a ton for not much money. Our server was accommodating and sweet...More

Thank laura b
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I am so glad this restaurant was suggested to us. We were in a strange area but needed to get lunch. Chelly's Cafe was over-the-top great. I had the BEST taco salad I've ever had. The grilled vegetables were superb. The salsa and chips were...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Went for a quick lunch during a conference. I rate a place by their tamales. Thus I am giving them 5 stars. Great lunch menus. Choice of two items plus beans and rice for $6.88 after tax. Chips were crisp and sauces fresh. I will...More

Thank Jan F
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

This is my go to for Mexican. They have the best chips and salsa, jumbo $5 margaritas, and excellent food. My favorite is the shrimp burrito and the alambres. If your meal comes with rice and beans you can ask for the refried beans. I...More

Thank Frances B
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

The staff is so nice They get the food out fast Will return It was really packed today Good for them right. I know right

Thank ML-papa
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Our family goes here frequently. I love the chili reonos, and if you ask they also have the Mexican rice milk drink, orchatos. My spelling is poor but the food and service have always been wonderful. We have been there when it is packed and...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We love the breakfast nachos at Chelly's. They serve breakfast on the weekends and have some Mexican and some American menu items. The breakfast nachos are my favorite--they never disappoint.

Thank ksmMissouri
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 W 85th St, Kansas City, MO 64114-2421
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-237-1052
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