A restaurant on Tower Bridge Road, SE1, was damaged by fire after a blaze broke out this morning, said the London Fire Brigade today.
Fortunately no one was injured.
Six fire engines and 35 firefighters and officers from Dowgate, Dockhead, Peckham, Whitechapel and Lambeth fire stations were at the scene.
The Brigade was called at 0907 and the fire was out by 1041.
The cause of the blaze is not known at this stage and fire investigators are on the scene to establish how it started.