Thu. Sep 29th, 2022

The OC Health Care Agency has released a list of the eateries (including restaurants, caterers and even school kitchens) that they inspected and shut down for the week of July 27 to Aug. 3, 2018. Most of these eateries reopen pretty quickly after the health inspectors determine their issues have been resolved. Here is the list:



  • Lola Gaspar, 211 W. Second St., Santa Ana, Closed: Aug. 2, Reason: Cockroach infestation
  • El Tapatio, 1214 E. Pomona St., Santa Ana, Closed: July 30, Reason: Rodent infestation
  • Phat Ky Mi Gia, 14140 Brookhurst St., Garden Grove, Closed: Aug. 1, Reason: Cockroach infestation, Reopened: Aug. 2
  • Sichuan Impression, 13816 Red Hill Ave., Tustin, Closed: July 30, Reason: Cockroach infestation, Reopened: July 31

  • AM/PM at Arco station, 9511 Valley View St., Cypress, Note: Permit downgraded to prepackaged food only, Reason: Insufficient hot water/plumbing in disrepair
  • Blkdot Coffee, 656 N. Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, Closed: Aug. 2, Reason: Employee restrooms non-functioning, Reopened: Aug. 2
  • Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot, 15361 Culver Drive, Suite 495, Irvine, Closed: Aug. 2, Reason: Cockroach infestation, Reopened: Aug. 3
  • Sub Shop Sandwiches, 10953 Meridian Drive, Suite C, Cypress, Closed: Aug. 1, Reason: Sewage overflow, Reopened: Aug. 1
  • Dollar Tree, 10923 Meridian Drive, Cypress, Closed: Aug. 1, Reason: Sewage overflow, Reopened: Aug. 1
  • Starbucks Coffee, 10953 Meridian Drive, Suite A, Cypress, Closed: Aug. 1, Reason Sewage overflow, Reopened: Aug. 1
  • Tandoori Express, 1981 Sunny Crest Drive, Suite 200, Fullerton, Closed: Aug. 1, Reason: Rodent infestation, Reopened: Aug. 2
  • 1-800-Flowers Conroy’s, 3811 Alton Parkway, Suite E, Irvine, Closed: July 31, Reason: Insufficient hot water, Reopened: Aug. 1
  • Aguaria, 2970 W. Ball Road, Anaheim, Closed: July 31, Reason: Cockroach infestation, Reopened: Aug. 1
  • Kitchen at Infinite Peripherals, 17681 Mitchell, Irvine, Closed: July 30, Reason: Insufficient hot water, Reopened: July 30
  • Anatolian, 466 S. Anaheim Hills Road, Anaheim, Closed: July 30, Reason: Cockroach infestation
  • Kitchen at The Meridian, 525 S. Anaheim Hills Road, Anaheim, Closed: July 30, Reason: Cockroach infestation, Reopened: July 30
  • L&L Hawaiian Barbecue, 6731 Westminster Blvd., Suite 108, Westminster, Closed: July 27, Reason: Cockroach infestation, Reopened: July 27
  • Update: Mother India Cuisine at 688 Baker St., Suite 8, Costa Mesa, closed July 20 because of a cockroach infestation, reopened July 28
  • Update: Thu’s Food to Go & More… at 14091 Euclid St., Garden Grove, closed July 25 because of a cockroach infestation, reopened July 30

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Art Pedroza started Orange County's first political blog, the Orange Juice, back in 2003. He now publishes the top civic blog in Orange County - New Santa Ana, plus other blogs including New Anaheim, New Fullerton and the Irvine News Blog, as well as the OC Politics Blog.

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