01/27/2015 07:59 EST | Updated 03/29/2015 05:59 EDT

Fire damages east end Montreal restaurant

A fire damaged a restaurant in Montreal's east end overnight. 

The fire appears to have started at around 2 a.m.Tuesday in the basement of the New Milano Pizzeria on deMarseille Street, near the Langelier metro station.

It spread to the main floor and then to an apartment upstairs.

There are no reports of injuries but four people were forced out of their homes.

The cause of the fire has not yet been confirmed, but officials say there is nothing to indicate the cause was arson.