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.

Virginia Al-Sham

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.

China 1

7700 Richmond Hwy., Alexandria

Closed Dec. 19 for no certified food manager and unsanitary conditions.

Sbarro

11750 Fair Oaks Mall, Fairfax

Closed Dec. 18 for no hot water. Reopened the same day.

Victor's Grill

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.

The District

Flaglers Market

2200 Flaglers Pl. NW

Closed Dec. 19 for inadequate basic sanitation, evidence of rodents and plumbing fixtures in poor repair. Fined $1,000.

IGA Supermarket

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