Plate Restaurant, Brookside eatery that overcame fire and pandemic, has opened new Leawood location in Park Place

After more than a year of planning, Brookside-based Plate Restaurant officially opened its new location at 11655 Ash Street in Leawood's Park Place Tuesday. A take on modern Italian food, the new restaurant is similar to the Brookside location, except it offers more lunch options. Photo via Plate Restaurant Facebook.

Brookside-based Plate Restaurant officially opened its second location at 11655 Ash Street in Leawood’s Park Place this week.

The modern Italian restaurant kicked off the launch with an open house Saturday night, where customers enjoyed light hors d’oeuvres and an exclusive sneak peak at the new restaurant, before officially opening the location for regular service Tuesday morning.