Restaurant Report Card: Live roaches in kitchen

La Granja Cutler Bay ordered shut

Author: Jeff Weinsier, Investigative Reporter, jweinsier@Local10.com
Published On: May 09 2012 12:33:02 PM EDT   Updated On: May 09 2012 03:25:18 PM EDT
CUTLER BAY, Fla. -

State records show La Granja Cutler Bay, 19401 South Dixie Highway, was ordered shut by an inspector with the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation. 

On May 1, 2012 the inspector noted 15 violations in the restaurant, 11 of which were classified as critical violations. Among them: 

"Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found BY DISHWASHING AREA, LOCATION INSIDE OF KITCHEN 30+ SMALL-MEDIUM." 

"Critical. Observed food stored on floor." 

"Observed single-service articles stored without protection from contamination." 

"Observed food debris accumulated on kitchen floor." 

"Critical. Observed toxic item stored in food preparation area." 

"Critical. Observed toxic item improperly stored."

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