Smoke was detected downtown Opelika around 12:30 am on July 21, 2022. Fast response from Opelika Fire department helped contain the fire to that building and smoke/water damage damaged the two building next to Maffia’s. Maffia’s is located at 811 S Railroad Ave, Opelika, AL 36801. It is understood that they have 7 employees. Opelika Fire Department was assisted by Opelika Police Department, EMA, & Auburn Fire Department. The fire and hot spots were taken care by 7:30 am and with equipment was brought in to remove Debris. Local restaurants assisted in providing drinks and food for the personal fighting the fire. Nelson Marsh, owner of the building, was not sure at this time what the next step will be with this location.