Ten food businesses inIreland were forced to close in February 2013 because of breaches of food safety legislation.
Businesses closed under the FSAI Act 1998 were:
Amerta Chinese Restaurant, 1 Clifton Avenue, Monkstown, Co Dublin
German Cakes and Snacks (restaurant), 15 Percival Street, Kanturk, Cork
Imperial Chinese Restaurant, 3-4 The Spa, Mallow, Cork
Asian European Foodstore, 39 Lavitt’s Quay, Cork
At the Office Catering, 3rd Floor PCRS, Exit 5, M50 North Road, Finglas, Dublin 11
Five closure orders were also served under the EC (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations, 2010 on the following businesses:
Jimmy’s Take Away, Market Square, Mountrath, Laois
McGovern’s Victuallers, High Street, Drumshambo, Leitrim
Grocery food business carried out by Maria Lidia Silva da Cruz and Joao Antonio da Cruz, 10 The Steeples, Duleek, Meath
Boody’s Chipper, Three Bullet Gate, New Ross, Wexford
Gojinka (restaurant), Manor Mall Shopping Centre, Swords, Co. Dublin
Prohibition orders were also served on 2 premises
Taste of the Sea fishmonger, 1 Merchants Square, The Market, Ennis, Co Clare McGovern’s Victuallers, High Street, Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim.