SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Osaka Japanese Restaurant (427 Park Ave., Scotch Plains) has announced that it has closed for renovations and hopes to reopen in one month, according to the owner. 

The restaurant sustained damages last week when it had a small fire inside the premises.

Osaka restaurant, which is located across the street from the Municipal Building, offers a wide array of Japanese dishes, such as Miso soup, house salad, Udon (Japanese noodle) soup, avocado roll, and sushi. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily paper. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.