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


Flagler Market

2200 Flagler Pl. NW

Closed Oct. 10 for operating without hot water and without a certified food manager.

Palisades Pizza

4885 MacArthur Blvd. NW

Closed last Thursday for failure to minimize vermin. Reopened Friday.

Quick Pita

1100 Pennsylvania Ave. NW

Closed Oct. 10 because of a sewage backup. Reopened Oct. 15.


600 Maryland Ave. SW

Closed Oct. 15 for operating without a certified food manager. Reopened that day.


Ganapti Foods

705 First St., Rockville

Closed Oct. 4 because of a roach infestation and unsanitary conditions. Reopened Oct. 10.

Roger Miller Restaurant

941 Bonifant Rd., Silver Spring

Closed Oct. 14 for a roach infestation and operating without water at the hand sinks. Reopened Oct. 16.

Wok Express

9615 Lost Knife Rd., Gaithersburg

Closed Oct. 14 for a roach infestation.


Nell’s Carryout

1199 S. Fern St., Arlington County

Closed Oct. 15 for rodent and roach infestations. Reopened Oct. 16.

— Compiled by Terence McArdle