Pasha's on Brickell, Clue Citta Cafe in Surfside and Asian Buffet in Deerfield Beach are just four of the restaurants ordered shut by Inspectors with the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation last week.
Below is a list and some of the violations.
All the restaurants were allowed to re-open following ordered clean ups and re-inspections.
1414 BRICKELL AVE
INSPECTION DATE -9/7/12
8 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
"Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by 1 live roaches found UNDERNEATH COFFEE MACHINE COUNTER."
"Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by 10 live roaches found UNDERNEATH COFFEE MACHINE AT FRONT LINE."
**PIAZZA DI GIORGIO CAFÉ
2448 EAST SUNRISE BLVD.
INSPECTION DATE- 9/5/12
24 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
11 NON CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
"Critical. OBSERVED ROACH ACTIVITY AS EVIDENCED BY LIVE ROACHES FOUND. 9 LIVE ROACHES AT PREP TABLE AT COOKLINE, 5 LIVE ROACHES IN DISHWASHING AREA, 39 LIVE ROACHES IN FOOD STORAGE AREA NEAR ONIONS. 10 JUVENILE ROACHES OBSERVED IN THESE AREAS."
"Critical. STOP SALE ISSUED ON POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS FOOD DUE TO TEMPERATURE ABUSE (SEE STOP SALE NOTICE)."
"Critical. OBSERVED EMPLOYEE EATING WHILE PREPARING FOOD AT COOKLINE."
***ASIAN BUFFET & GRILL
240 SOUTH FEDERAL HIGHWAY
INSPECTION DATE 9/4/12
20 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
5 NON-CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
"Critical. Observed dead roaches on premises. 1 adult in a pan of green onion roots in the kitchen on the cooks line. 2 adults in a closed dining room. 3 adults in benches in the dining room."
"Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found, 13 in benches along the wall in the dining room. Only able to check 5 out of 22 booths due to customers being seated."
"Critical. Stop Sale issued due to adulteration of food product. onion roots."
***CLUE CITTA CAFFE
9544 HARDING AVE
INSPECTION DATE 9/4/12
6 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
10 NON CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
"Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found 30+ LIVE ROACHES BY DISHWASH MACHINE AREA FOUND INSIDE KITCHEN OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AT TIME OF INSPECTION ON CRITICAL VIOLATIONS."
"Observed build-up of mold-like substance on surface of nonfood-contact surface."
For a complete list of inspections at all Florida restaurants, visit the Local10.com Restaurant Inspections section.