By: Don Shaw email: don.shaw@pennsylvaniachronicle.com (570) 543-2961

Live and dead roaches; 4 restaurants in Chester County’s Exton Square Mall tagged by Health Department 3 times in 8 days

Live and dead roaches; 4 restaurants in Chester County’s Exton Square Mall tagged by Health Department 3 times in 8 days

Exton, PA

Four restaurants were cited by the Chester County Health Department for live and dead roaches during 3 separate inspections. Chick-fil-A, The Coffee Beanery, Sarku Japan, and Mandarin Express Gourmet Chinese Restaurant.

Health Department inspectors visited all four restaurants on October 23, October 28 and on October 30 each time remarking on the presence of roaches. 

The comments were similar:

Chick-fil-A

Live/dead roaches were observed in the following areas: On floor and in doorway in the storage room where the walk-in refrigerator and freezer are located, inside door into kitchen, at mop sink, at drain of the three bay sink, on floor under ice machine, on floor by hand washing sink near salad prep bain marie, at front counter area, on floor behind breading table, and on floor of overflow storage area Room W233. Continue coordinated, required pest control.

Coffee Beanery

Live/dead roaches were observed in the following areas: Under espresso machine, in door gasket of the unused, under counter refrigerator, counter at the microwave, under three compartment sink, in cabinet where trash can is stored on exterior area on the opposite side of the ice machine and near the ice machine area. Continue coordinated, required pest control. Do not remove glue boards.

Manderin Express Gourmet Chinese

Live/dead roaches were observed in the following areas: Door frame to service hallway, in and around woks, On ice machine, on cookline wall, near soda bag in box rack, under front handwashing sink, and under soda dispenser. Continue coordinated, required pest control. Do not throw away glue boards.

Sarku Japan

Live/dead roaches were observed today at the mixer, at ice machine, under 3 bay sink, under prep table, at mop sink, on the wall behind 3 bay sink, on the floor to the right of the grill at the front counter, and at the door to the back hallway. Continue coordinated, required pest control. Do not remove glue boards.