Commuters who travel into or out of the city by way of Georgetown will want to leave early on Monday morning.
Part of the area has been closed to traffic after a two-alarm fire broke out at at the Ristorante Piccolo restaurant just before 5:30 a.m. Monday in the 1000 block of 31st Street.
Firefighters arrived at the scene and found fire coming from the basement of the building.
No one was injured.
The cause of the fire is still being investigated.
The following streets are closed to traffic: 31st Street at N Street, Wisconsin Avenue at L Street, M Street between 30th and 31st streets in Northwest.