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



3333 M St. NW

Closed Aug. 19 because of a sink in disrepair, improper food holding temperatures, an insect infestation and operating without a license. Reopened last Thursday.


Upper Marlboro Gators Football Association

11585 Cherry Tree Lane Crossing, Cheltenham

Food service closed Aug. 17 for operating without a license.

Pho City

12123 Darnestown Rd., Gaithersburg

Closed Aug. 19 for a roach infestation. Reopened Aug. 20.

Star Hallal Meat

1355-B Holton Lane, Takoma Park

Closed Aug. 16 for operating without a license and serving food from an unapproved source. Reopened Aug. 20.


No new closures were reported.

— Compiled by Terence McArdle