Sura Eats


Keeyoung Kim is bringing traditional Korean dishes to Kansas City in a modern and approachable way. His Instagram-worthy bowls are packed with flavor and fill your belly with warmth and comfort. But Keeyoung’s story doesn’t just end with his passion for food—he finds purpose in giving back to the community of Kansas City.

People In This Episode

Keeyoung Kim, Co-Owner and Chef

Keeyoung Kim, Co-Owner and Chef


Food & Drink In This Episode

I want to do what I can with the resources that I’ve been given, and that’s just a means to be a good neighbor.
— Keeyoung Kim

About the Region

Keeyoung Kim was born in Seoul, South Korea and is bringing Korean eats to Kansas City.



Location & Details

Sura Eats, inside Parlor
1707 Locust St, Kansas City, MO 64108

Website / Instagram / Facebook / Yelp

Episode Credits

Photography: Alyssa Broadus & Chris Dolt

Host: Danielle Lehman

Post-Production: Resonate Recordings

Recording Studio: Barrel of the Bottoms