skip to main content

Public Health - Seattle & King County

Food establishment closures in King County

Updated: Friday, February 05, 2016 at 03:54 PM | Click to refresh page

Public Health lists the reason the establishment was closed, whether it has been reopened, and the date it reopened. Reasons for closing a food establishment can vary and include such issues as failure to follow the permit process and unsafe food handling.

Closure information remains online for a period of 7 days after establishment is reopened.

NEW: Public Health shares more foodborne illness outbreak information in 2016, Public Health Insider blog (1/22/16). See current foodborne illness outbreak summary.


[+]
New Saigon Restaurant - Seattle, 2/5/16

1529 6th Ave, Seattle 98101

  • Closed: February 5, 2016 at 1:30 PM
  • Reasons:
    • Imminent health hazard: Sewage backup into the facility
  • Status: Closed
[+]
King's Chinese Seafood Restaurant - Bellevue, 1/29/16

13200 NE 20th St, #400, Bellevue 98005

  • Closed: January 29, 2016 at 4:00 PM
  • Reasons:
    • Potentially hazardous foods at unsafe temperatures
    • Improper cooling of potentially hazardous food
    • Poor personal hygiene practices - hand washing
    • Equipment/utensils not properly sanitized
  • Status: Reopened February 2, 2016 at 3:00 pm
[+]
LaRiviera May Bakery - Woodinville, 1/19/16

19145 NE Woodinville-Duvall Rd, # G, Woodinville 98072

  • Closed: January 19, 2016 at 2:00 PM
  • Reasons:
    • Hand washing facilities unavailable.
    • Operating without a valid permit.
  • Status: Closed
[+]
The espresso cart at Mark Allen Salon - Bellevue, 12/03/15

10024 Main St, Bellevue 98004

  • Closed: December 3, 2015 at 4:30 PM
  • Reasons:
    • Failure to obtain approval for change of cart.
    • Imminent health hazard: no hand washing sink available.
  • Status: Closed
[+]
La Botana - Seattle, 12/02/15

22855 Pacific Hwy S, Des Moines 98198

  • Closed: December 2, 2015 at 1:30 PM
  • Reasons:
    • Operating without a valid permit.
  • Status: Closed
[+]
Snoop Dogs - Seattle, 10/4/15

1000 Pike, Seattle 98122

  • Closed: October 14, 2015 at 1:10 am
  • Reasons:
    • Hand washing facilities unavailable
    • Operating without a valid permit
    • Imminent health hazard: No water
  • Status: Closed

Contact us

Have a question? Call the Food Protection office at 206-263-9566.

To report possible food safety violations you've observed in a King County food establishment, please use our online complaint form.

To report possible food borne illnesses, follow these instructions.

Get food establishment closure e-mail updates
As a subscriber, you'll get an email alerting you of when new closures have been posted.