Cafe Europa, longtime Brookside fixture, eyes summer opening for new Leawood restaurant

Cafe Europa, a restaurant and store in Brookside's Crestwood Shops, is moving within KCMO — and adding a restaurant in Leawood at 4343 W. 119th Street. Photo courtesy of Cafe Europa's Facebook page.

Cafe Europa, a popular Brookside-based eatery, is eyeing an opening in late July or early August for its new Leawood location, according to owner Ben Cascio.

Where exactly? Set to be located at 4343 W. 119th Street, Cafe Europa in Leawood is taking over a section in the Town Center Crossing complex that was formerly Zoe’s Kitchen.