BEH shuts down one in September

Posted on Oct 25 2019


The Commonwealth Health Care Corp.’s Bureau of Environmental Health shut down one restaurant in September for serious violations of health and sanitation standards. In a press statement yesterday about the establishments it inspected in September, BEH said that the Pier Restaurant in Gaparan was allowed to reopen three days after being shut down on Sept. 3 once the bureau’s concerns had been resolved.

BEH conducts sanitary inspections on retail, eating, and drinking establishments ever month. Each establishment are inspected and graded on a scale that ranges from “A” to “C” and those that are closed down for serious violations of health and sanitation standards.

BEH’s classification for food safety are: Grade A (90-100), Grade B (80-89), Grade C (70-79), and closure/suspension (69 and lower).

Other establishments inspected by the BEH for September, with the corresponding grades, are as follows:


Arriane Fish Mart, Garapan
Welcome Supermarket, San Roque Welcome Butcher, San Roque
Coffee and Bar Sands, Garapan
VFW Club, Garapan
Ace Hardware Retail, San Vicente
Ace Hardware Retail, Gualo Rai
Relox Bar, Garapan
Mobil Retail, Garapan
Mobil Retail, Koblerville
Western Wholesale, Susupe
I Love Saipan 102, Garapan
JC Marketing Wholesale, Gualo Rai
New Majestic Restaurant, Garapan
LC Market, Gualo Rai
LC Butcher, Gualo Rai
The Water Company, Lower Base
Lao Lao Bay – The Store, Kagman
Lao Lao Bay – Black Ruby Karaoke, Kagman Panda House Waffles, Garapan


Serene Restaurant, Garapan
My Space Restaurant, Garapan
Fisherman’s Wharf Restaurant, Garapan
Kiss Karaoke, Garapan
Summer Palace Karaoke, Garapan
Night Scent Restaurant, Garapan
Pili Karaoke Bar, Garapan
Guang Zhou Restaurant, Garapan
Da Ke Yi Restaurant, Garapan
Mura Ichiban Restaurant, Garapan
Swip Water, Sadog Tasi
Cheer’s Karaoke Bar, Garapan
Face to Face Restaurant, Garapan
Johnny’s Bar and Grill, Garapan
Tres Maria Market, Dandan
Yummy Wave Restaurant, Garapan
Lao Lao Bay – Tower Cafeteria, Kagman
Lao Lao Bay- The Grill, Kagman


Southern Terrace Restaurant, Garapan
Ladder Beach Restaurant, Obyan

For more information, contact the BEH at (670) 664-4870/72/73, or email BEH director John Tagabuel at

Marc Venus | Reporter
Marc Venus is the Saipan Tribune's public health and education reporter. He has an associate degree in Applied Sciences in Computer Applications and is working on his bachelor’s degree at the Northern Marianas College. Contact him at

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