Macky’s Dim Sum is shut down again for health violations

December 18, 2012

King County health officials shut down Issaquah restaurant Macky’s Dim Sum for health violations again Dec. 10 after a health-related shutdown in October.

Public Health – Seattle & King County cited the restaurant for similar reasons in both instances, including food stored at unsafe temperatures.

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Macky’s Dim Sum is shut down again for health violations

December 11, 2012

NEW — 3 p.m. Dec. 11, 2012

Public Health – Seattle & King County closed Issaquah restaurant Macky’s Dim Sum for health violations again Monday after a similar shutdown in October.

Health officials cited the restaurant for keeping potentially hazardous foods at unsafe temperatures, improper cooling of potentially hazardous food, inadequate facilities to control temperatures for potentially hazardous food, and failure to correct repeated violations.

The agency shut down the restaurant at 3:40 p.m. Monday, and the eatery remains closed.

Public Health – Seattle & King inspectors often issue warnings to restaurant owners before a closure is ordered.

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Macky’s Dim Sum closed for health violations

October 9, 2012

Public Health – Seattle & King County briefly closed Issaquah restaurant Macky’s Dim Sum last week for a series of health violations.

Health officials cited the restaurant for hand-washing facilities, foods not protected from cross contamination, improper cooling of potentially hazardous food, potentially hazardous foods at unsafe temperatures and failure to adhere to the approved risk control plan.

Hilary Karasz, a spokeswoman for Public Health – Seattle & King, said agency inspectors often issue warnings to restaurant owners before a closure is ordered.

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Macky’s Dim Sum in Issaquah is closed for health violations

October 3, 2012

NEW — 11:30 a.m. Oct. 3, 2012

Public Health – Seattle & King County closed Issaquah restaurant Macky’s Dim Sum on Tuesday for a series of health violations.

Health officials cited the restaurant for handwashing facilities, foods not protected from cross contamination, improper cooling of potentially hazardous food, potentially hazardous foods at unsafe temperatures and failure to adhere to the approved risk control plan.

The agency closed the restaurant, 317 N.W. Gilman Blvd., No. 43, at 4 p.m. Tuesday.

The reasons for closing a food establishment can vary, and include such issues as failure to follow the permit process and unsafe food handling.

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Dig into the duck and dumplings at Macky’s Dim Sum

February 2, 2010

Put down the chopsticks, or maybe a fork, and ignore the stares from other diners, because the menu at Macky’s Dim Sum presents a hand-eye coordination challenge. Order the roasted duck — lacquered skin and moist meat presented in oh-so-neat rows — and utensils will be rendered useless. Read more