goody goody diner caught fire after hours on april 22, 2019. photo by david kovaluk

Fire closes Goody Goody Diner ‘until further notice’

North City stalwart Goody Goody Diner at 5900 Natural Bridge Road has closed after a fire that occurred after hours yesterday, April 22. No one was injured during the blaze, according to the St. Louis Fire Department.

The Fire Department reported the cause via Twitter today at 11:48 a.m. as an accidental electrical fire in the kitchen.

The Fire Department tweeted around 9:45 p.m. last night that the fire department was responding to reports of heavy smoke at the diner. 

An announcement on the Goody Goody Diner Facebook page said the 70-year-old landmark would be closed indefinitely. Goody Goody Diner owner Ryan Safi declined to comment this morning.

The Fire Department did not return multiple requests for comment.

Matt Sorrell is a staff writer at Sauce Magazine.