UPDATE: Officials say the fire spread to the ceiling and attic of the restaurant, but fortunately there were no injuries. The cause is still under investigation.
About 25 crews responded to the scene, including one ladder truck and four engines.
Firefighters are at the scene of a fire at the Local Yolk Cafe on 196th just east of 44th.
The fire was first reported in the kitchen area of the restaurant just after 2 p.m.
No word yet on the extent of damage or injuries. Check back for more information as it comes in.