This yr Chick-fil-A snagged the title ‘America’s favourite restaurant’ for the eighth yr in a row, in accordance with the American Buyer Satisfaction Index. From free meals presents to nearly legendary service, together with climbing down a storm drain for a buyer’s cell, folks on-line typically reward the chain spot.
However one Chick-fil-A in Miami-Dade doesn’t appear to suit the invoice. Florida officers just lately ordered this explicit restaurant shut after discovering 30 well being violations.
Violations Included 50+ Bugs, Odors, And Leaky Trash Baggage
The Florida Division of Enterprise and Skilled Regulation inspected the restaurant primarily based on a grievance. It’s unclear what the grievance mentioned. Nevertheless, the inspection revealed important points with reside roaches and flying bugs. WPLG Native 10 obtained a duplicate of the violations discovered.
“Roach exercise current as evidenced by reside roaches discovered. Noticed 2 reside roaches crawling on wall by the workers drink space,” the report mentioned. “1 reside roach went into the panel strip on the wall positioned within the worker drink space. Noticed 1 reside roach crawling on wall of again storage space.”
Extra violations included “reside, small flying bugs in kitchen, meals preparation space, meals storage space and/or bar space.” The inspector additionally noticed flying bugs by the hand wash sink, entrance counter drink part, ice machine, and partitions. The variety of bugs diverse between two and fifty plus.
The inspector additionally discovered meals residue within the preparation sink, meals particles buildup on tools door handles, and “objectionable odors in kitchen space.”
“Rubbish not positioned in a receptacle for storage till choose as much as make the rubbish inaccessible to bugs and rodents. Noticed baggage of trash sitting in a field with liquid leaking, positioned by the again kitchen door marked exit,” the report mentioned. It additionally mentioned, “Inside of oven/microwave has accumulation of black substance/grease/meals particles. Noticed range, deep fryers, grill, and preparation desk space dirty.”
Location Ordered Shut By Florida Officers For Violations
In keeping with WPLG Native 10, the 820 North Miami Seashore Boulevard location is comparatively new. An inspector visited the Chick-fil-A final week. Following the findings, officers ordered the place shut on August 2. WPLG spoke to the placement supervisor in regards to the outcomes.
“All of that was resolved,” the supervisor mentioned. “We’ll contact you guys as quickly as our [public relations] staff is prepared.”
Data present the division inspector returned on August 3; nonetheless, “most of the violations nonetheless existed.” So, the placement was not allowed to re-open after the primary re-inspection. WPLG additionally reported that the supervisor or Chick-fil-A PR’s staff by no means reached out to the station with up to date commentary.
At the moment, it’s unclear if the placement stays closed. Nevertheless, the WPLG reported that “all of the locations ordered shut have been allowed to re-open following an ordered cleanup and re-inspection.”