Each week in this space, find one South Florida restaurant with a recent perfect health inspection (The Good), one with significant roach or rodent violations (The Bad) and one ordered to temporarily close (The Ugly). Read full health inspections and reviews at dine.miami.com.
Rosie’s Bar & Grill, 2449 Wilton Dr., Wilton Manors. Inspected on April 7; zero violations.
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Cayard’s Bakery, 12801 W. Dixie Hwy., North Miami. Inspected on April 7; 37 violations, including six high-priority. Inspector’s notes: “Roach activity present as evidenced by approximately 20-plus live roaches found throughout the kitchen/storage area. Rodent activity present as evidenced by approximately 50-plus dry rodent droppings found throughout the restaurant.” Issued an emergency order to close; reopened April 8 after a satisfactory follow-up inspection.
Ocean Pizza and Juice, 30 SW Eighth St., Miami. Inspected on April 8; 32 violations, including six high-priority. Inspector’s notes: “Live, small flying insects in food wash area … Roach activity present by live roaches found, approximately 10 under shelf beneath display counter, one by the cash register and one under ice cream cooler.” Issued an emergency order to close; reopened on April 9 pending a repeat follow-up inspection.
Evan S. Benn is Miami Herald food editor. On Twitter: @EvanBenn.