South Florida deli ordered shut for second time due to rodent issue

State records show that it happened again.

Strathmore Bagels and Deli was ordered shut for the second time in two weeks on July 5.

Records show an Inspector found rodent issues both times.

Rodent and roach issues were also found at Seafood Express located at the Lauderhill Mall.

Records show inspectors have been to Seafood Express six times this year and nine times in 2016.

The kitchen at Don Burrito on Sunset Drive was also ordered shut last week after a roach issue was discovered.

Below is a list of places that were ordered shut and some of their violations. All the places mentioned were allowed to reopen following an ordered cleanup and re-inspection.

***Strathmore Bagels and Deli

10020 W. Oakland Park Blvd.

Sunrise

Ordered shut July 5

8 violations found

Also ordered shut June 20

"Rodent activity present as evidenced by 8 fresh rodent droppings found under dishwashing machine, 6 fresh rodent droppings found in kitchen under food preparation table, 3 dry rodent dropping found in dry storage room, 3 fresh rodent droppings found in dry storage room and 1 fresh dropping found under 3 compartment sink."

"Roach activity present as evidenced by 1 live roaches found under 3 compartment sink."

"Hand wash sink not accessible for employee use due to items stored in the sink. Observed a wiping cloth stored in wash hand sink in kitchen area."

***Don Burrito

10855 SW 72nd St.

Miami

Ordered shut July 13

10 violations found

"Roach activity present as evidenced by approximately 30 plus live roaches found. (Approximately 20 plus live roaches found inside and around cases of canned soda on a metal rack in the kitchen). (Approximately 10 plus live roaches found between a cracked baseboard tile/wall on the floor next to a reach in cooler make table in the kitchen)."

"Employee with no hair restraint while engaging in food preparation. Dish area employee no hair net worn."

***Seafood Express Garlic Crabhouse

Lauderhill Mall

4269 NW 12th St.

Lauderhill

Inspection based on complaint

19 violations found

Also ordered shut May 25, 2016

"Rodent activity present as evidenced by rodent droppings found. Observed approximately 80 fresh droppings under the shelves of the dry storage area."

"Roach activity present as evidenced by live roaches found. 10 live roaches behind the reach in freezer in the dry storage area, 4 live roaches under the shelf of the dry storage area, 5 live roaches behind the Frigidaire reach in cooler in the hallway, observed 10 live roaches under the prep table in the kitchen area by the Frigidaire reach in cooler, 3 live roaches behind the Frigidaire reach in cooler at front counter."

"Sewage/wastewater backing up through floor drains in the kitchen."

"Equipment in poor repair. Observed Raw salmon 47°, raw tilapia 47°, raw grouper 47°, raw tuna 48° cold hold in the Frigidaire reach in cooler in Cookline."

"Food manager certification expired."
 

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