An early morning fire Monday burned through the kitchen and service area of acclaimed Los Gatos restaurant Manresa. The fire started somewhere outside the restaurant around 4 a.m. and was contained by 6 a.m., reported Inside Scoop SF.
Firefighters on the scene told SF Gate that no one was at the restaurant when the fire started. One firefighter was transported to a nearby hospital after sustaining minor injuries.
Chef David Kinch's two-
The cause of the fire is under investigation. There's no word yet on when the restaurant will reopen.
This is the second landmark Bay Area restaurant to suffer fire damage recently. In March of last year, an early morning fire broke out at Chez Panisse, burning the facade of Alice Waters' Berkeley restaurant. The restaurant reopened a little more than three months later.
320 Village Lane, Los Gatos, (408) 354-4330, www.manresarestaurant.com.