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 Dec. 20. Maryland and Virginia health departments do not provide information on fines issued.
3825-D S. George Mason Dr., Falls Church
Closed Dec. 19 for unsanitary conditions.
Chiengmai Thai Restaurant
4004 University Dr., Fairfax
Closed Dec. 16 for unsanitary conditions because of sewage backup. Reopened Dec. 18.
7700 Richmond Hwy., Alexandria
Closed Dec. 19 for no certified food manager and unsanitary conditions.
11750 Fair Oaks Mall, Fairfax
Closed Dec. 18 for no hot water. Reopened the same day.
436 S. Washington St., Falls Church
Closed Dec. 16 for operating without a permit.
Yorktown 50 Sandwich Shop
8316 Arlington Blvd., Fairfax
Closed Dec. 17 for operating without a permit. Reopened Dec. 18.
2200 Flaglers Pl. NW
Closed Dec. 19 for inadequate basic sanitation, evidence of rodents and plumbing fixtures in poor repair. Fined $1,000.
35 K St. NW
Closed Dec. 19 for unclean food contact surfaces and equipment, inadequate basic sanitation, evidence of rodents and uncovered and unprotected food and display. Fined $1,000.
-- Compiled by
Bruce C.T. Wright