Asian Hibachi Buffet in Hialeah severely damaged by fire

Building engineer to determine whether structure is safe

Asian Hibachi Buffet in Hialeah was severely damaged in a fire Sunday morning

HIALEAH, Fla. – A Hialeah restaurant was severely damaged by a fire early Sunday morning.

Flames were reported at the Asian Hibachi Buffet at 1500 W. 49 St. about 3:30 a.m.

Firefighters were able to keep the flames from spreading to adjacent businesses, but damage was already caused to the restaurant.

A building engineer will inspect the property to determine whether it is safe to enter. Once that decision is made, the state fire marshal will conduct an investigation into the cause of the fire. 

No one was hurt. 

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