Emergency services were called to Glebe Point Road at about 10.20pm (Monday 22 October, 2012) where they located the restaurant well alight.
NSW Fire and Rescue officers extinguished the blaze.
A crime scene has been established at the location while officers from Leichhardt Local Area Command commence their investigations.
It’s believed no one was in the building at the time of the fire.
On Tuesday 23 October a FIRU (Fire Investigation & Research Unit) vehicle was at the location of the fire. Two police officers were positioned along the pavement either side of the building to ensure that pedestrians crossed the road and went around it.
Images of the crime scene can be seen here
Police seek information
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