What are the most common restaurant violations in Kansas City?
Here are area restaurants with seven or more priority or critical health code violations, with highlighted links to some original public record reports by city or county health inspectors.
Restaurants correct most violations at the time of the original inspection or shortly thereafter. Links to the follow-up inspections show how each establishment has corrected or is working to correct any remaining violations.
If an inspection or follow-up report needs clarification, restaurant owners can call Joyce Smith at 816-234-4692 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Star will post appropriate responses in the same online locations as the original report.
The Kansas Department of Agriculture cited these operations for seven or more priority health code violations (direct links are not available).
▪ Paleterias Tropicana, 151 S. 18th St., Kansas City, Kan., had 12 priority violations during a Feb. 28 routine inspection.
▪ Sully & Hank’s Restaurant and Bar, 602 W. Ninth St., Lawrence, had 12 priority violations during a Feb. 22 inspection following a complaint.
▪ Mid-America Nazarene University, dining hall, 2030 E. College Way, Olathe, had 10 priority violations during a March 4 routine inspection.
▪ Aso Sushi, 8615 Hauser Court, Lenexa, had nine priority violations during a March 7 routine inspection.
▪ Hallbrook Country Club, 11200 Overbrook Road, Leawood, had eight priority violations during a March 1 routine inspection.
▪ Han Shin, 7254 W. 121st St., Overland Park, had eight priority violations during a March 1 routine inspection.
For complete Kansas health inspections, visit http://agriculture.ks.gov/divisions-programs/food-safety-lodging/inspection-results
The Kansas City Health Department cited these operations for 7 or more critical health code violations:
▪ Asian Buffet, 511 N.W. Barry Road, had seven critical violations during a Feb. 26 routine inspection. It had no critical violations during a March 4 follow-up inspection and four critical violations during a March 6 inspection following a complaint.
▪ Red Snapper, 8430 Ward Parkway, had seven critical violations during a Feb. 25 routine inspection. It had four critical violations during a March 1 follow-up inspection and no critical violations during a March 7 follow-up inspection.
For complete Kansas City-area reports, visit www.inspectionsonline.us/foodsafety/mousakansascity/search.htm and search under the establishment’s name.