Bagel Cafe Express, Suncoast, 9090 Alta Drive, received 20 demerits Dec. 29. Violations included no sanitizer available at three-compartment sink. GRADE: B
Bay City Diner, Golden Gate, 1 Fremont St., received 12 demerits Dec. 31. Violations included dishwasher touched clean dishes with dirty hands. GRADE: B
Blondies Bar No. 1, Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood, 3663 Las Vegas Blvd. South, received 37 demerits Dec. 30. Violations included chemicals not stored properly. GRADE: C
Chicago Brewing Co. restaurant, 2201 S. Fort Apache Road, received 29 demerits Dec. 30. Violations included employees’ drinks stored above food prep in several areas. GRADE: C
Jersey Mike’s Subs, 2457 E. Tropicana Ave., received 18 demerits Jan. 2. Violations included sauce cups used as scoops in spices. GRADE: B
Johnny Rockets, Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road, received eight demerits Dec. 29. Violations included no hot water available. GRADE: Closed for substantial health hazard.
La Palapa Restaurant, 2477 E. Tropicana Ave., received 30 demerits Jan. 2. Violations included raw oysters left out at room temperature in stagnant water. GRADE: C
Shake N Burger, Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, 3355 Las Vegas Blvd. South, received 25 demerits Dec. 30. Violations included stacked pans dripping wet. GRADE: C
Sushi Bento, 3395 Pinks Place, received 20 demerits Dec. 30. Violations included food containers on shelves full of food debris and very dirty. GRADE: B
Wok in Express, 35 S. Gibson Road, Henderson, received 16 demerits Jan. 2. Violations included food held at improper temperature. GRADE: B
Wok’s Inn, 7930 W. Tropical Parkway, received 13 demerits Dec. 30. Violations included cloth towels used to cover food. GRADE: B
The following restaurants have been reinspected:
Big Al’s Oyster Bar bar, The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave., received zero demerits Dec. 29 and was upgraded to an A.
Crazy Juice, Meadows mall, 4300 Meadows Lane, received eight demerits Dec. 19 and was upgraded to an A.
Crystal Palace snack bar, 2411 E. Bonanza Road, received six demerits Dec. 22 and was upgraded to an A.
Joe’s Crab Shack, 9827 W. Flamingo Road, received three demerits Dec. 29 and was upgraded to an A.
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, 1331 W. Craig Road, received four demerits Dec. 23 and was upgraded to an A.
Oh! Nigiri, 4860 S. Eastern Ave., received five demerits Dec. 30 and was upgraded to an A.
Ohana Hawaiian BBQ, 7435 S. Eastern Ave., received nine demerits Dec. 29 and was upgraded to an A.
Philippine Garden restaurant, 4300 Spring Mountain Road, received two demerits Dec. 31 and was upgraded to an A.
Subway, Arizona Charlie’s Decatur, 740 S. Decatur Blvd., received two demerits Dec. 29 and was upgraded to an A.
Tropical Smoothie Cafe, 6885 Aliante Parkway, North Las Vegas, received zero demerits Oct. 15 and was upgraded to an A.
Winchell’s Pub & Grill, 5445 Simmons St., North Las Vegas, received two demerits Dec. 29 and was upgraded to an A.WHAT IT MEANS The Southern Nevada Health District conducts random inspections of local restaurants. An establishment receives an A grade if it has received no more than 10 demerits. A B grade is given to those establishments that receive 11 to 20 demerits, and a C grade is given to any establishment that receives 21 to 40 demerits. If an establishment receives more than 40 demerits, it is closed immediately. The grades are posted at the time of the inspection. The establishment has the option of requesting a reinspection before its next scheduled inspection.