KEMAH, Texas There were some scary moments Friday for employees of a popular Kemah restaurant.

A fire broke out at the Saltgrass Steak House on the Kemah Boardwalk around 11:30 a.m., just as the restaurant was about to open.

Firefighters from three volunteer departments worked together to bring the fire under control.

No one was hurt.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Terry Turney, senior vice president and COO for Saltgrass Steak House, released the following statement about the fire:

Saltgrass Steak House Kemah is closed for repairs until further notice due to a kitchen fire that occurred prior to opening this morning. No one was injured, and an inspection is currently under way.

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