Fire Forces Back Bay’s Citrus & Salt to Close Until Further Notice

Yesterday afternoon Boston Police and Boston Fire responded to the area of 142 Berkeley Street for reports of a smoke condition. First arriving companies located a wall and ceiling fire in the building that houses the popular Mexican restaurant, Citrus & Salt.

Crews quickly got the fire knocked down, however extensive water, smoke, and fire damage remains. Boston EMS was standing by, but luckily there were no injuries as a result of the fire, and everyone that was in the restaurant was evacuated without issue or concern.

The damages have not yet been estimated, but the restaurant took to instagram to announce that they would be closed indefinitely while damages are being repaired. The cause of the fire is unknown at this time and is still currently under investigation.