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Mental Health Code Violations: The New Yorker takes a look...

The New Yorker takes a look at Restaurant Mental-Health-Code Violations, including this one: "Open kitchen layout allows customers a clear view of line cook wearing regulation hairnet but no covering on his gigantic, filthy lumberjack beard." [New Yorker]
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'Top Chef' contestant slammed by health dept.

Entertainment : Lifeline Live (6 years ago)

Top Chef alum Spike Mendelsohn's burger joint called Good Stuff Eatery, may not be living up to its name. According to Washington D.C.'s Department of Health, the Capitol Hill restaurant has violated a few codes, including storing b... Read Post

Video Interlude: Watch 20/20's Scaremongering Filthy Kitchens Exposé

Lifestyle / Food & Drink : Eater National (2 years ago)

What secret horrible things go on behind closed doors at restaurants, wonders a panicky 20/20 in their "Real Dish" restaurant/food episode. Filthy, filthy restaurant kitchens are full of bugs, reused bread, suspiciously old seafood,... Read Post

Good News for All Those Bartenders Wearing Hairnets

United States / New York : Grub Street (3 years ago)

Let it all hang out, friends. The DOH has amended a couple of codes to make food-safety regulations easier to comply with, says Diner's Journal. The first regulation to go? Bartenders can lose the hairnets, which is an excellent tur... Read Post

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