Dumpster fire near the House of Prime Rib in SF

April 16, 2012 5:48:46 AM PDT
A fire reported at one San Francisco's most popular restaurants turns out to have been a dumpster fire.

Firefighters had been checking several reports of fire at the House of Prime Rib near the intersection of Van Ness and Washington. The first reports began coming in just before 5:00 a.m. Firefighters say the outside the restaurant was scorched, but there was no significant damage to the eatery.