El Castillo de Jagua II on Grand Closed by Health Department

Posted on: August 21st, 2012 at 6:47 am by
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The sister outpost of popular Cuban eatery El Castillo de Jagua at 521 Grand Street was shut down by the Department of Health this past Friday. A quick peek at the DOH database shows 38 violation points for infractions like the presence of “filth flies” and cockroaches in the food area. Crunchy-delish!

Rest assured, though, fair fans of El Castillo #2. Workers informed us yesterday that they’re planning to reopen today.

How do you feel about the closure, and about the restaurant in general?

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