The following food establishments were closed for health code violations. The list, compiled from health department reports, reflects actions taken by the health departments through the close of business Friday. Maryland and Virginia health departments do not provide information on fines issued.

Virginia Giant

6800 Richmond Hwy., Alexandria

Food service closed Nov. 8 for no certified food manager. Reopened the same day.

Las Vegas Restaurant & Nightclub

6151 Richmond Hwy., Alexandria

Closed Nov. 4 for unsanitary conditions because of fire. Reopened the same day.

The District Alex Market

1313 13th St. NW

Closed Oct. 29 for plumbing fixtures in poor repair, unclean food contact surfaces and equipment, inadequate basic sanitation and improper temperatures of potentially hazardous foods. Reopened Oct. 30.

China Taste

5577 Central Ave. SE

Closed Nov. 5 for unclean food contact surfaces and equipment, plumbing fixtures in poor repair, inadequate basic sanitation, uncovered and unprotected food on display and evidence of rodents. Fined $1,000. Reopened Nov. 7.

Eastern Chinese Restaurant

3218 14th St. NW

Closed Oct. 30 for unclean food contact surfaces and equipment, uncovered and unprotected food on display, inadequate basic sanitation, plumbing fixtures in poor repair and improper temperatures of potentially hazardous foods. Reopened Nov. 1.

Gallaudet University

800 Florida Ave. NE

Dining room closed Nov. 5 for uncovered and unprotected food on display, inadequate basic sanitation and evidence of rodents. Fined $1,000. Reopened Nov. 7.

Northeast Beverage

1344 H St. NE

Closed Nov. 1 for unclean food contact surfaces and equipment, uncovered and unprotected food on display, inadequate basic sanitation and plumbing fixtures in poor repair.

Wall Street Deli

919 18th St. NW

Closed Oct. 28 for unclean food contact surfaces and equipment, uncovered and unprotected food on display and no hot water. Reopened Oct. 30.

Maryland Capitol Beverage

5001-A Forbes Blvd., Lanham

Closed Nov. 4 for operating without a health permit.

-- Compiled by Bruce C.T. Wright