GRAND PRAIRIE (CBSDFW.COM) – A Grand Prairie restaurant has been completely destroyed after it was gutted by fire early Thursday morning.

Grand Prairie Fire Officials say flames broke out inside the Hacienda Restaurant Buffet on Main Street near Belt Line just after 1:00 a.m.

The fire had quite a head start before fire crews pulled up to see flames erupting from the roof.

Official say the building appears to be a total loss.