2 restaurants at Miami International Airport ordered shut

5 restaurants, catering company also ordered shut

Published On: Oct 11 2012 10:17:36 AM EDT   Updated On: Oct 11 2012 03:23:08 PM EDT
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Inspectors with the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation ordered two restaurants at Miami International Airport shut last week because of roach issues. A total of five restaurants and a catering company were ordered shut records show. Below is a list of the closures and some of the violations.

ISLAND CHICKEN GRILL

MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

CONCOURCE J

INSPECTION DATE 10/3/12

6 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

1 NON CRITICAL VIOLATION

“Observed roach activity as evidenced by 25 live roaches found in KITCHEN AREA.”

“Observed roach activity as evidenced by 20 live roaches found in PREPARATION AREA.”

FAMOUS FAMIGLIA PIZZERIA

MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT SOUTH TERMINAL FOOD COURT

INSPECTION DATE 10/3/12

2 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

2 NON CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

“Observed roach activity as evidenced by 7 live roaches found in KITCHEN AREA.”

“Observed 3 dead roaches on premises IN KITCHEN AREA.”

EL COMPADRE PIZZERIA

219 N.W. 27th AVENUE

MIAMI

INSPECTION DATE 10/2/12

6 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

2 NON-CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

“Observed roach activity as evidenced by 10 live roaches found in the kitchen above the 3 compartment sink on shelves.”

“Outer openings not protected and vermin and/or environmental cross-contamination present. underneath back kitchen door not sealed.”

BILL’S CATERING

2401 S.W. 3rd AVENUE

MIAMI

INSPECTION DATE 10/3/12

2 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

2 NON CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

“Observed rodent activity as evidenced by rodent droppings found.”

“OBSERVED ABOUT 50+ FRESH DROPPINGS ON KITCHEN SHELVING NEXT TO 3COMP SINK ALSO ABOUT 25 FRESH DROPPINGS UNDER THE OVEN IN THE FLOOR IN FOOD PREPARATION AREA.”

TROPICS RESTAURANT

2000 WILTON DRIVE

WILTON MANORS

INSPECTION DATE 10/4/12

12 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

7 NON CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

“Observed dead roaches on premises. 6 at cook line ; 2 under 2 door reach in cooler in dish wash area; 32 under hand sink in dish wash area; 25 in the south bar under wine rack; 32 at middle bar under liquor bottles ; 25 at north bar under hand sink.”

“Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found 1 live under rubber shelf at dish wash area; 2 live under cook line ;4 live under table in dining room ; 2 live under liquor bottles at south bar.”

KAM KEE RESTAURANT

3640 PALM AVENUE

HIALEAH

INSPECTION DATE 10/5/12

19 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

3 NON CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

“Observed rodent activity as evidenced by 20 PLUS rodent droppings found ON TOP OF PLASTIC LID AT KITCHEN SHELF.”

“Observed roach activity as evidenced by 5 live roaches found in KITCHEN area BETWEEN HANDWASH SINK AND WALL.”

“Observed roach activity as evidenced by 50 PLUS live roaches found UNDER PREPARATION SINK in Kitchen area.”

“Observed wall soiled with accumulated black debris in dishwashing area. 3 compartment sink.”