Restaurant diners use the Restaurant Alert app to discover health violations.
WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- A Cleveland park mussel bar, a popular ice cream shop and a gas station food mart top off this week's Restaurant Alert.
Click here to see our updated list showing hundreds of area closures: http://www.wusa9.com/story/news/local/2014/03/20/restaurant-inspection-washington-dc/6660161/
Health inspectors temporarily closed St. Arnold's Mussel Bar, 3433 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Shell Food Mart, 4140 Georgia Avenue, NW and Baskin Robbins, 3004 Hamilton Street, Hyattsville, Md.
They all passed re-inspection and are back in business.
To check your favorite restaurant, have a Restaurant Alert smartphone link sent to you by texting FOOD to 25543
Saint Arnold's, click to see report: http://restaurantalert.wusa9.com/mobile/washington/restaurant/4680
Tap on the link above to the the Restaurant Alert app and the May 20th closure report for Saint Arnold's Mussel Bar in Cleveland Park, NW DC. The app shows 35 violations including "rodent droppings observed in numerous corners of establishment."
Shell Food Mart, click to see report: http://restaurantalert.wusa9.com/mobile/washington/restaurant/985
Click on the link above and it takes you to a closure report on the app for Shell Food Mart on Georgia Avenue, NW. You can check out Shell's most recent closure inspection documenting 13 violations including "no hot water."
Prince George's County does not provide Restaurant Alert app data, but we tracked paperwork on a June closure at Baskin Robbins on Hamilton Street in Hyattsville, Md. citing "unsanitary conditions and mouse infestation."