These food establishments were closed for health code violations. The list, compiled from health department reports, reflects actions taken by the health departments through Monday. View Virginia restaurant inspection reports at www.healthspace.ca/vdh.
B & J Carryout
238 Rhode Island Ave. NW
Closed July 27 for inadequate hand washing facilities, insufficient plumbing, unsuitable food contact surfaces, inadequate temperatures of refrigerated and frozen foods, rodents, inadequate and unclean storage areas and improper operating methods.
Shin Shin Carry Out
6120 Marlboro Pike, District Heights
Closed Aug. 9 for failing to comply with health department requirements.
6471 Marlboro Pike, District Heights
Food service closed July 29 for failure to correct violations.
Aabshaar Sweets Restaurant
6550 Backlick Rd., Springfield
Closed Aug. 5 for unsanitary conditions because of inadequate refrigeration. Reopened last Thursday.
6450 Edsall Rd., Alexandria
Food service closed last Thursday for unsanitary conditions. Reopened the same day.
International House of Pancakes
7694 Richmond Hwy., Alexandria
Closed Aug. 9 for unsanitary conditions and no hot water. Reopened the same day.
6063 Centreville Crest Lane, Centreville
Closed Friday for roach infestation. Reopened Saturday.
9579 Braddock Rd., Fairfax
Closed Aug. 8 for inadequate refrigeration. Reopened Aug. 9.
Pasta Pizza Stop
6410 Landsdowne Center Dr., Alexandria
Closed last Thursday for roach infestation.
Shiney's Sweets and Restaurant
4231-D Markham St., Annandale
Closed Aug. 4 for an imminent health hazard because of unsanitary conditions. Reopened Aug. 10.
6351 Rolling Rd., Springfield
Closed Aug. 8 for roach infestation and no hot water. Reopened Aug. 9.
10760 Lee Hwy., Fairfax
Closed Aug. 10 for no certified food manager. Reopened the same day.
-- Compiled by BRUCE C.T. WRIGHT