Taste Bar and Kitchen Midtown restaurant closed by health department after repeat violations

7/2/2022 6:20:00 AM

Some of the issues the Houston Health Department noted included food not being kept at the appropriate temperature, red-tagged equipment still being in use, and more.

Midtown Houston Restaurant, Taste Bar And Kitchen Closed

Some of the issues the Houston Health Department noted included food not being kept at the appropriate temperature, red-tagged equipment still being in use, and more.

Some of the issues the Houston Health Department noted included food not being kept at the appropriate temperature, red-tagged equipment still being in use, and more.

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Health inspectors walked away from Taste Bar and Kitchen in Midtown Houston with a list of violations that led them to temporarily close the restaurant Friday afternoon.In their report, a Houston Health Department inspector noted that four of the refrigerators on the property were warmer than the required temperature. They are supposed to be below 41 degrees. However, the inspector noted that one refrigerator was as warm as 80 degrees.

A spokesperson for the health department said they found food that was not kept at the appropriate temperature, equipment that had been red-tagged in the past was still in use, a walk-in cooler that had not been approved, and effective measures to prevent the presence of rodents and insects not being taken, and flies in the kitchen.

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In their report, a Houston Health Department inspector noted that four of the refrigerators on the property were warmer than the required temperature. They are supposed to be below 41 degrees. For Andrés’s return to LA he’s going the hotel route again. However, the inspector noted that one refrigerator was as warm as 80 degrees. Rosoff responded with a screed — a cheerful one. A spokesperson for the health department said they found food that was not kept at the appropriate temperature, equipment that had been red-tagged in the past was still in use, a walk-in cooler that had not been approved, and effective measures to prevent the presence of rodents and insects not being taken, and flies in the kitchen. Guests and locals alike will have several options for enjoying Andrés’s Spanish-fusion cuisine: San Laurel will be the capstone dining experience, with Spanish flavors evoked through the use of quintessential California ingredients. The inspector said they also found"soiled build-up" on the kitchen wall and utensil washing area, dust build-up in the bathroom's air vents, and excessive heat in the kitchen. These were Award Winner for Residential Development Singapore and Landscape Architecture Singapore and Best Development Marketing Singapore.

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in the recent past that Bowie is being sued by his co-owner at Taste Bar and Kitchen and his new restaurant, Rare. He co-owns the steakhouse with Texans legend Andre Johnson and singer/songwriter Akon. Causita restaurant, Rápido and Bar Moruno, all under the same leadership, sitting in a row on Sunset Boulevard in Silver Lake. For more on this story, follow Mycah Hatfield on .