Greek Cuisine restaurant in Hartland damaged by fire this morning

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 15 January 2021 at 2:07 pm

HARTLAND – The Greek Cuisine Restaurant located at 7790 Ridge Rd. in the Town of Hartland was damaged in a fire this morning.

The Niagara County Sheriff’s office said firefighters were dispatched to the restaurant at 6:51 a.m. There was an active fire in the kitchen and the building’s fire suppression system was activated.

The fire was subsequently extinguished by members of the Gasport, Hartland and Wright’s Corners Volunteer Fire Companies. The building additionally sustained heavy smoke damage throughout due to the fire.

The restaurant was unoccupied at the time and no injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is still under investigation and an estimated value of loss is not available at this time. An investigation by the Niagara County Origin and Cause Team is continuing.

“We will be closed until further notice due to recent events,” Greek Cuisine posted on its Facebook Page. “Although this has set us back we hope we will be able to pull through and make a comeback. We at Greek Cuisine want to take the time to thank everyone for your support.”