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 Monday. View Virginia restaurant inspection reports at

The District

Family Dollar Store

1919 Michigan Ave. NE

Food service closed Oct. 1 for inadequate basic sanitation, unclean food contact surfaces and equipment and evidence of rodents. Reopened Oct. 8.

Lee Supermarket

1551 Alabama Ave. SE

Closed Oct. 14 for evidence of rodents and unclean food contact surfaces and equipment. Reopened Friday.

Peking Express

1338 U St. NW

Closed Oct. 8 for plumbing fixtures in poor repair, improper temperatures of potentially hazardous foods, evidence of rodents and uncovered and unprotected food on display. Reopened Oct. 12.


No reported closings.


5T Bar & Grill Vietnamese Restaurant

7052 Spring Garden Dr., Springfield

Closed Monday for roach infestation.

Beacon Street Boston Cafe

13041 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy., Fairfax

Closed Oct. 8 for lacking means to sanitize. Reopened Oct. 10.

Best Western Mount Vernon

8751 Richmond Hwy., Alexandria

Food service closed Sept. 29 for no certified food manager.

Mama's Chicken

6257 Little River Tpk., Alexandria

Closed Oct. 13 for no hot water.

Rodeo Chinese Restaurant

7810 Lee Hwy., Falls Church

Closed Oct. 1 for no certified food manager.

Skyline Cafe Ethiopian Cuisine

3821 S. George Mason Dr., Falls Church

Closed Oct. 6 because of fire. Reopened Monday.

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