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DIRTY DINING: Roaches, flying insects temporarily close Asian cuisine restaurant in Sebastian

Posted at 10:12 AM, Aug 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-21 11:20:57-04

A restaurant in Sebastian was temporarily closed last week after health inspectors found roach activity and flying insects.

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During an Aug. 13 inspection at Mandarin Garden Restaurant, located at 13533 US 1, officials said they found flying insects in the kitchen and food preparation/storage area.

Also, the report said about 10 live roaches were found on the floor of the kitchen under a Wok station. Dead roaches were also found on the premises.

A total of three high-priority violations were found by health inspectors.

The restaurant was allowed to reopen the next day after a second inspection.

* Full inspection report for Mandarin Garden restaurant.