Bamboo Penny’s, new Leawood restaurant, fuses traditional Thai cuisine with KC favorites

Bamboo Penny's

Wife-and-husband team Penny (left) and Doug Mufuka have opened their third Thai restaurant in the Kansas City metro area. Bamboo Penny's debuted earlier this month in Park Place in Leawood.

The owners of KC Thai in Overland Park have opened another restaurant in Johnson County. Bamboo Penny’s debuted earlier this month in Leawood.

Located at 5270 W. 116th Place in the Park Place shopping center, Bamboo Penny’s aims to be a more upscale, fine dining experience featuring Thai dishes that fuse Western with Eastern tastes, according to wife-and-husband owners Penny and Doug Mufuka.