Downtown bar reinspected after roach issue

Basement Bar and Lounge received a 85 from city health department

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SAN ANTONIO – A downtown bar was ordered to go through a reinspection late last month after roaches were found inside.

The Basement Bar and Lounge, located in the 200 block of Losoya, received a score of 85 after racking up a list of demerits that also included having broken doors on a beer cooler and a leak in its back bar area.

You can read the full report by searching the Metro Health website.

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The San Antonio Metropolitan Health District's scoring of food establishments is based on a 100-point demerit system.

The inspection reports, which establishments are required to post in public view, feature a number score at the top and bottom of the front page. A separate placard with the number score and a letter grade (example: 100/A) is also available upon request from the food establishment. Posting the placard is voluntary.

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