Health Dept. closes Habanero's again

Posted at 11:23 AM, Apr 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-21 21:56:02-04

Officials with the Kern County Public Health Services have closed Habanero’s Mexican Grill on California Ave. due to health violations.

Officials reported live cockroaches in food preparation area.


Officials also said the facility failed to demonstrate the basic principles of food safety and sanitation. 

This is a second time in a year officials closed the restaurant due to health violations.

Officials closed the restaurant back on March 2nd after they found 10 violations including rat droppings and live roaches.