Rodents and roaches: Arena eatery on the dirty list this week


HOUSTON – KPRC 2′s Bill Spencer makes his weekly rounds to restaurants in town to make sure they are keeping up to the health standards in Houston.

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Here’s a closer look at the restaurants that Spencer reported on this week.

Local Pho

2313 Edwards St #145

Violation: German cockroaches, in all stages of life, observed infesting the overhead tiles above and under the food preparation table.

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Khun Kay Thai Cafe

1209 Montrose Blvd

Violation: Cockroach infestation. German cockroaches found inside the wall clock, in the timer control box, under food prep tables, under the reach-in freezer and under the ice machine

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Taqueria La Dona Comida Hondurena Y Mexicana

9322 Fulton St

Violation: Three live roaches and three dead ones found in the kitchen. Citiation issued and order issued, “Professional pest control must visit immediately.”

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Taqueria 3 Estados

936 Tidwell Rd

Violation: 6 live cockroaches found crawling on the walls near the silverware

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Concessions area/ NRG Arena

NRG Pkwy

Violation: Inspectors found rodent droppings, urine stains, and gnawed peanut shells in the concession area. The order was given to eliminate the presence of rodents.

NRG Stadium has been found to be in the Top 3 for lowest violation rates among stadiums.

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Clarification:KPRC2 incorrectly identified NRG Stadium as the eatery on the list, but it was NRG Arena.