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5 restaurants, 1 catering company ordered shut

Live roaches, flies, rodent activity found in South Florida locations

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PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. – Five restaurants, one catering company and bakery were all ordered shut last week by state inspectors.

Two of the locations, Udipi Cafe in Sunrise and Cayard's Bakery in North Miami have been ordered shut in the past.

Below is a list of places and some of their violations. All the locations listed below were allowed to reopen following ordered clean up and re-inspections.

UDIPI CAFE

2100 NORTH UNIVERSITY DRIVE

SUNRISE

6 VIOLATIONS

"Roach activity present as evidenced by live roaches found. Observed 9 roaches on the doors of the non-working reach-in cooler on the cook's line in the kitchen. Observed approximately 10 inside the oven on the cook's line. 1 inside the middle compartment of the 3 compartment sink."

"Live flies in kitchen, food preparation area, or food storage area. Observed 3 near a garbage can in the kitchen. Also observed that the back door is wide open. The door was closed."

"Dead roaches on premises. Observed 5 on the doors on the non-working reach-in cooler on the cook's line in the kitchen. Observed a dead roach in the bottom of the bowl for the large stone grinder. Observed 4 dead roaches and 1 roach egg case inside the oven on the cook's line. 1 on the wall above the 3 compartment sink. 1 on the floor in the kitchen. Approximately 5 inside benches for seating in the dining room. 9 on the floor behind a non-working reach-in cooler in the service area and 1 inside the same cooler."

CAFE NOSH

4000 HOLLYWOOD BLVD.

HOLLYWOOD

11 VIOLATIONS

 "Roach activity present as evidenced by live roaches found. Observed 1 live roach in dining room behind column on the left. 2 live roaches in dish area under three compartment sink. 3 live roaches behind front counter. About 10 live roaches under front counter."

"Dead roaches on premises. About 10 dead roaches in back area behind reach in freezer. About 5 dead roaches in dish area. About 30 dead roaches under shelving."

"Shell eggs held at room temperature with an ambient air temperature greater than 45 degrees Fahrenheit. Observed Shell eggs were taken out of refrigerator and placed on prep table at grill. Cook put shell eggs back in refrigerator."

"No proof of required state approved employee training provided for employee hired more than 60 days ago."

 

GREATER MIAMI CATERERS

4001 NW 31ST AVENUE

MIAMI

7 VIOLATIONS

"Roach activity present as evidenced by approximately 25-30 live roaches found, inside a kitchen oven, underneath 2-3 food prep tables located in the kitchen, inside a electrical panel box, inside the door of the burner compartment on floor."

"Raw animal food stored over ready-to-eat food. Eggs over ham. Corrective action taken: operator removed eggs."

 

VENUS RESTAURANT

13785 NW 7TH AVENUE

NORTH MIAMI

21 VIOLATIONS

"Roach activity present as evidenced by approximately 20 plus live roaches found throughout the kitchen area."

"Approximately 10 plus Dead roaches on premises in the kitchen area."

"Objectionable odor in kitchen area."

"Stop Sale issued on potentially hazardous (time/temperature control for safety) food due to temperature abuse. Beef 78°f, more than 4 hrs."

 

LOS PARADOES RESTAURANT

5394 NW 72ND AVENUE

MIAMI

31 VIOLATIONS

"Rodent activity present as evidenced by rodent approximately 50 moist droppings found at front counter cabinet, approximately 10 dry droppings in back kitchen storage Action taken; operator cleaned dropping."

"Rodent rub marks present along walls/ceilings. At back kitchen storage."

"100+ Live flies in kitchen and Dining area."

"Fly sticky tape hanging over food/food preparation area/food-contact equipment."

"Roach activity present as evidenced by 1 live roach in between cabinet and soda cooler."

"Dead roaches on premises. 1 at walk in cooler floor 1 at back kitchen storage 2 in between walk in cooler and wall."

"Accumulation of black/green mold-like substance in the interior of the ice machine."

 

OCEAN PIZZA AND JUICE

30 SW 8TH STREET

MIAMI

32 VIOLATIONS

"Roach activity present as evidenced by live roaches found. approximately one by 3 compartment sink, 10 under shelve beneath display counter and 1 by the cash register, 1under ice cream cooler."

"Accumulation of dead or trapped birds, insects, rodents, or other pests, in control devices. Observed approximately 40+ dead roaches in sticky trap control devices on the shelf beneath pizza display counter at front."

"Dead roaches on premises .approximately 20+ underneath the shelf beneath the front area pizza display counter."

"Live, small flying insects in food wash area."

 

CAYARD'S BAKERY

12801 WEST DIXIE HIGHWAY

NORTH MIAMI

"Rodent activity present as evidenced by approximately 50 plus dry rodent droppings found throughout the restaurant."

"Roach activity present as evidenced by approximately 20 plus live roaches found throughout the kitchen/storage area."

"Interior of oven has heavy accumulation of black substance/grease/food debris."

"Raw animal food stored over ready-to-eat food in walk-in cooler. Raw fish/ cooked vegetables."

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