Nick Nairn cafe fire: Diners flee ‘terrible’ blaze at Tv chef’s kitchen area

Diners ended up forced to flee a “terrible fire” at a cafe owned by celeb chef Nick Nairn.

Hearth crews were named to the scene at Nick’s on Henderson Road in Bridge of Allan, Scotland, at 8.17pm on Saturday, and observed a “well-developed” fire in the kitchen.

Far more than 30 firefighters worked to tackle the blaze.

Shots and online video footage shared on social media showed smoke and flames pouring out of the creating in the city near Stirling.

On the other hand, no key injuries have been claimed from the incident, which led to 6 hearth engines and a command assistance device currently being despatched to the scene.

“Just to permit you know, terrible fireplace at Nicks BofA tonight, but luckily all staff and customers unhurt,” Mr Nairn wrote on Twitter.

“Huge regard and thanks to the crisis expert services who were being remarkable.”

In a later on publish, the chef included that he was “overwhelmed” by the assistance he had acquired subsequent the blaze.

A Scottish Fire and Rescue Assistance spokesperson stated: “We bought a contact at 8.17pm to a setting up alight. We sent two crews from Dunblane and Tillicoultry.

“On arrival crews verified this was a well produced fire inside the kitchen and asked for more attendance.”

Even further appliances and a command guidance unit ended up then sent to the scene, with two persons addressed for smoke inhalation.

Mr Nairn rose to fame in the 1990s when he won a Michelin star for his initial restaurant Braeval and became a standard chef on the BBC’s All set Constant Cook programme.

In a assertion posted on Fb, Nick’s on Henderson Avenue said that it was grateful for the “extraordinary sum of support” it experienced received over the fire.

“After an eventful evening, we want to let you all know each staff member and consumer are secure and effectively and we want to thank the incredible volume of help and enjoy we have felt from so quite a few folks – it is so appreciated,” the cafe said.

Additional reporting by PA