WASHINGTON (WUSA9) - In this week's report, WUSA9 tracks closures near the White House along Pennsylvania Avenue, NW with the Restaurant Alert App.
To check your favorite restaurant, have a Restaurant Alert smartphone link sent to you by texting FOOD to 25543.
Inspectors closed Heritage India, 1901 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW DC, Naan and Beyond, 1700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW DC, West Wing Café, 1111 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW DC. All the restaurants passed re-inspection and are back in business.
A cool feature on the Restaurant Alert App is that where ever you are, you can push the button for near me feature which you could use if you're strolling along Pennsylvania Avenue.
Heritage India - See the report: http://restaurantalert.wusa9.com/mobile/washington/restaurant/2523
If you're at 1901 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW and push near me on the Restaurant App, you'll see the April closure for Heritage India showing 14 violations including "dead rodent cited on trap at time of call."
Naan and Beyond - See the report: http://restaurantalert.wusa9.com/mobile/washington/restaurant/4501
Down the street, if you push near me again and pick the March closure for Naan and Beyond at 1700 Pennsylvania Avenue, you can see its critical "no hot water" violation.
West Wing Café - See the report: http://restaurantalert.wusa9.com/mobile/washington/restaurant/121
Steps away, if you push near me again, a March closure at West Wing located at 1111 Pennsylvania Avenue pops up.
The restaurant app shows 19 violations like "evidence of rats…droppings"…."live cockroaches" and "heavy amount of cockroach carcasses."