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Flanigan’s Boca Raton Cited For Flying Insects

Flanigan’s Boca Raton
Flanigan’s in East Boca Raton was cited by DBPR for flying insects. The problem was corrected within a day.


BOCA RATON, FL ( (Copyright © 2021 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — Like so many other restaurants facing the same problem, Flaigan’s in Boca Raton was cited by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation for “flying insects.”

While not shut down, the restaurant at 45 South Federal Highway in Boca was ordered to undergo a second inspection following the September 16th check-up.

This is the official language written by the DBPR agent:

“High Priority – Live, small flying insects in kitchen, food preparation area, food storage area and/or bar area. Approximately 5 live flies on food storage containers in pep kitchen Approximately 5 live flies on wall over prep sink in prep kitchen 3 live flies on box containing unpeeled potatoes Approximately 5 live flies on wall in dry storage area of prep kitchen 2 live flies on computer monitor above prep table and gloves shelf in cookline kitchen.”

“Basic – In-use utensil stored in standing water less than 135 degrees Fahrenheit. At expo station. Operator removed utensils from water **Corrected On-Site**”

An inspector returned on September 17th and found no problem at all. The restaurant was never ordered to close.

Several establishments in Boca Raton, Delray Beach and Boynton Beach have been cited by DBPR over the past several months for flying insects.



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