The fire happened just after 5:30 p.m. on 70th Avenue in Forest Hills at Piu Bello restaurant.
Here is video showing the fire and smoke:
The FDNY said the fire started on the roof and was quickly knocked down. No injuries were reported.
Here is photo showing the smoke from another angle:
And these photos show a closer view of the restaurant:
Queens: Box 3144 at 107-2 70th Ave, FDNY using all hands for a fire of a multiple dwelling. pic.twitter.com/80KCH0X7Qg— NYC Scanner (@NYScanner) May 24, 2017
There's no word yet how much damage there was to the restaurant.