These food establishments were closed because of health code violations. The list, compiled from health department reports, reflects actions taken by the departments.


Cafe Luna/Heritage India

1633 P St. NW

Closed Aug. 9 because of a failure to minimize vermin. Reopened Aug. 12.

Divine Unity Food

300 Morse St. NE

Food warehouse closed last Thursday because of evidence of rodents. Reopened the next day.

Mama’s Pizza Kitchen

1208 Maple View Pl. SE

Closed Aug. 12 for operating without a certified food manager and unsanitary conditions. Reopened the next day.

Ming’s Restaurant

617 H St. NW

Closed Aug. 14 because of a vermin infestation and gross unsanitary conditions. Reopened the next day.


LaLa Bakery

5737 Tuxedo Rd., Hyattsville

Food warehouse closed Aug. 9 because of rodent and roach infestations. Reopened Aug. 13.

Quickfire Japanese Hibachi

566 N. Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg

Closed Aug. 13 because of a sewage backup. Reopened that day.


No new closings were reported.

— Compiled by Terence McArdle