MURRAY HILL — An Asian bistro recognized for its low cost cocktails was shuttered by well being inspectors on account of mice and roaches, metropolis data present.
East Pacific Pan Asian Bistro, at one hundred twenty E. thirty fourth St. and Lexington Avenue, failed a Well being Division inspection Tuesday when an inspector discovered proof of the vermin within the restaurant.
Chilly meals gadgets weren’t stored as chilly as they need to have been, and gear and utensils weren’t correctly saved or used, data present. The eatery was slapped with a complete of forty six violation factors.
East Pacific Pan Asian Bistro options number of dishes from throughout Asian, together with sushi, tempura, noodle dishes and different plates, based on its menu.
It additionally has an affordable pleased hour, as reviewers on-line have raved about its $four mojitos and $three pomegranate martinis.
An worker on the restaurant stated that it might reopen for dinner on Thursday after taking good care of the violations
The Division of Well being didn’t instantly return a request for remark.