Grand Sichuan, the Chinese restaurant on Amsterdam Avenue between 74th and 75th street, was shuttered last week by the Department of Health, whose inspector cited live roaches and evidence of mice. The restaurant is back open now after passing another inspection.
The violations are listed below:
1) Cold food item held above 41º F (smoked fish and reduced oxygen packaged foods above 38 ºF) except during necessary preparation.
2) Evidence of mice or live mice present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas.
3) Live roaches present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas.
4) Food not protected from potential source of contamination during storage, preparation, transportation, display or service.
5) Facility not vermin proof. Harborage or conditions conducive to attracting vermin to the premises and/or allowing vermin to exist.
6) Thawing procedures improper.