Downtown Restaurant Inspection Ratings

September 21—October 3, 2013

The following listings were collected from the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s website on October 4, 2013 and include the most recent inspection and grade reports listed. We have included every restaurant listed during this time within the zip codes of our neighborhood Some reports list numbers with their explanations; these are the number of violation points a restaurant has received. To see more information on restaurant grades, visit http://www.nyc.gov/html/doh/html/services/restaurant-inspection.shtml.

10011 W. Village/ Chelsea
Le Grainne Café 183 9 Avenue Grade pending (26) – cold food item held above 41º f except during necessary preparation; evidence of mice or live mice present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas.
Murray’s bagels 500 Avenue of the Americas A
Cola’s 148 8 Avenue A
Monster Sushi 158 West 23 Street A
Hale & Hearty Soups 75 9 Avenue A
Village Den 225 West 12 street A
Golden Crepes 262A west 15 A
Miyagi Japanese Home Cooking 220 West 13 street Grade pending (27) – cold food item held above 41º f except during necessary preparation; live roaches present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; wiping cloths soiled or not stored in sanitizing solution.
Subway (store #18733) 47 West 14 street A
Xes Lounge 157 West 24 street A
City Cakes 251 West 18 street A
Steel Gym 146 West 23 street A
10014 W. Village 
Famous Joe’s Pizza 7 Carmine street Closed (65) – evidence of mice or live mice present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; live roaches present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; hand washing facility not provided in or near food preparation area and toilet room; personal cleanliness inadequate; food contact surface not properly washed, rinsed and sanitized after each use and following any activity when contamination may have occurred.
Casa 72 Bedford Street A
Yerba Buena 57 Greenwich Avenue A
Starbucks Coffee (store #07261) 93 Greenwich Avenue A
Grounded 28 Jane street A
Dunkin’ Donuts 395 Hudson Street A
Chipotle Mexican Grill 200 Varick street Grade pending (16) – cold food item held above 41º f except during necessary preparation; tobacco use, eating, or drinking from open container in food preparation, food storage or dishwashing area observed.
Chocolate Bar 19 8 Avenue A
Murray’s Cheese Bar 264 Bleecker street A
Recette 328 West 12 Street A
Vin Sur Vingt 201 West 11 Street A
Burrito Loco 166 West 4 Street A
Better Being 55B Leroy street Grade pending (44) – hot food item not held at or above 140º f; food worker does not wash hands thoroughly after using the toilet, coughing, sneezing, smoking, eating, preparing raw foods or otherwise contaminating hands; evidence of mice or live mice present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas.
Bosie Tea Parlor 10 Morton street Grade pending (19) – cold food item held above 41º except during necessary preparation; food not cooled by an approved method; evidence of mice or live mice present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas.
10012 Soho
The malt house 206 Thomson Street A
Noho Star Restaurant 330 Lafayette street A
Nagomi 179 Prince Street A
Macdougal Street Ale House 122 Macdougal Street A
Cafe Select 212 Lafayette street Grade pending (43) – hot food item not held at or above 140º f; fi lth flies or food/refuse/sewage-associated (frsa) flies present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; personal cleanliness inadequate; food contact surface not properly washed, rinsed and sanitized aft er each use and following any activity when contamination may have occurred.
Dominique Ansel Bakery 189 Spring street Grade pending (21) – evidence of mice or live mice present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; fi lth flies or food/refuse/sewage-associated (frsa) fl ies present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; hand washing facility not provided in or near food preparation area and toilet room.
Forcella 334 Bowery Grade pending (40) – cold food item held above 41º f except during necessary preparation; personal cleanliness inadequate; tobacco use, eating, or drinking from open container in food preparation, food storage or dishwashing area observed.
Georgetown Cupcake Soho 111 Mercer street Grade pending (23) – fi lth flies or food/refuse/sewage-associated (frsa) flies present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; personal cleanliness inadequate; food not protected from potential source of contamination during storage, preparation, transportation, display or service.
Tastee Curritos 99 Macdougal Street A
Happy Taco 235 Sullivan A
Burrito street
Madame X 94 West Houston Street A
Hirohisa 73 Thompson street A
Olive Tree Cafe & Comedy Cellar 117 Mac Dougal street A
The Half Pint 234 Thompson street Grade pending (30) – cold food item held above 41º f; food not protected from potential source of contamination during storage, preparation, transportation, display or service.
New York University – Law School Café 245 Sullivan Street Grade pending (17) – raw, cooked or prepared food is adulterated, contaminated, cross-contaminated, or not discarded in accordance with haccp plan.
Salud Soho 107 Thompson Street Grade pending (2) – non-food contact surface improperly constructed. Unacceptable material used.
10003 Union Square/SOHO
Chipotle Mexican Grill 55 East 8 Street Grade pending (24) – hot food item not held at or above 140º f; hand washing facility not provided in or near food preparation area and toilet room; food not protected from potential source of contamination during storage, preparation, transportation, display or service.
Bite 211 East 14 Street A
Tarallucci e Vino 15 East 18 Street A
Manna Kitchen 28 East 18 Street Grade pending (24) – food not cooled by an approved method; evidence of mice or live mice present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; food not protected from potential source of contamination during storage, preparation, transportation, display or service.
Paradis To Go 114 4 Avenue A
Panna II Garden 93 1 Avenue A
Indian Restaurant
Sao Mai Vietnamese Cuisine 203 1 Avenue Closed (17) – cold food item held above 41º ; evidence of mice or live mice present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas.
The W Hotel Banquets 201 Park Avenue South A
Kingston hall 149 2 Avenue Grade pending (18) – evidence of mice or live mice present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; food not protected from potential source of contamination during storage, preparation, transportation, display or service.
TD 129 Second Ave Llc 129 2 Avenue A
Kenka 25 St Marks Place Grade pending (17) – cold food item held above 41º; food not protected from potential source of contamination during storage, preparation, transportation, display or service.
Vinny Vincenz 231 1 Avenue Grade pending (17) – evidence of mice or live mice present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; live roaches present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; fi lth flies or food/refuse/sewage-associated (frsa) fl ies present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas.
Just Salad 53 East 8 Street A
Cozy Cafe 43 East 1 Street Grade pending (14) – cold food item held above 41º f; raw, cooked or prepared food is adulterated, contaminated, cross-contaminated, or not discarded in accordance with haccp plan.
Plump Dumpling 174 2 Avenue Grade pending (39) – hot food item not held at or above 140º f; cold food item held above 41º f; raw, cooked or prepared food is adulterated, contaminated, cross-contaminated, or not discarded in accordance with haccp planp; fi lth flies or food/refuse/sewage-associated (frsa) flies present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; tobacco use, eating, or drinking from open container in food preparation, food storage or dishwashing area observed.
Grand Sichuan 19-23 St Marks Place Grade pending (33) – cold food item held above 41º f; live roaches present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; personal cleanliness inadequate.
Piccolo Cafe 157 3 Avenue A
Subway 1 Irving place A
Beecher’s Handmade Cheese 900 Broadway A
Tarallucci e Vino 163 1 Avenue A
Starbucks Coffee 145 3 Avenue A
Ponty Bistro 218 3 Avenue A
Spice 77 4 Avenue A
Tu-Lu’s Gluten-Free Bakery 338 East 11 Street A
Atlas Cafe 73 2 Avenue Grade pending (4) – non-food contact surface improperly constructed. Unacceptable material used.
Daily Juice 331 East 14 Street A
Peridance Capezio Center Café 126 East 13 Street A
10009 E. Village
Yuca Bar 111 Avenue A Grade pending (21) – evidence of mice or live mice present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; live roaches present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; filth flies or food/refuse/sewage-associated (frsa) flies present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; food not protected from potential source of contamination during storage, preparation, transportation, display or service.
Fat Sal’s Pizza 201 Avenue A Grade pending (22) – food not cooled by an approved method; evidence of mice or live mice present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas.
Croissanteria 68 Avenue A A
Alphabet Cafe 600 East 14 Street Closed (76) – cold food item held above 41º f; food not cooled by an approved method; evidence of mice or live mice present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; fi lth flies or food/refuse/sewage-associated (frsa) flies present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas; insufficient or no refrigerated or hot holding equipment to keep potentially hazardous foods at required temperatures.

 

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