In the early hours of Wednesday morning, a fire broke out at the Summit restaurant in Garsfontein, near the Garsfontein offramp to the N1 highway. Emergency services were quickly alerted and are currently on the scene, finalizing the putting out of hot spots.
The fire primarily affected the second floor of the restaurant, where the sound is played. Fortunately, the ground floor, kitchen, and rooftop were not damaged. The cause of the fire remains unknown, and fire safety authorities have been activated to determine its origin.
Summit Restaurant, a popular establishment in the area, is known for its excellent cuisine and stunning views of the city. Patrons often visit to enjoy a fine dining experience or celebrate special occasions. The news of the fire has shocked the local community and loyal customers.
The restaurant management is working closely with the authorities to assess the extent of the damages and plan for repairs and renovations. While the restaurant may need to temporarily close its doors for repairs, they are committed to reopening as soon as possible to continue serving its valued customers.
— TrafficSA (@TrafficSA) September 20, 2023