chu resto toronto

Popular Chinese noodle restaurant shut down by Toronto food inspectors

One location of noodle chain Chu Resto is closed after inspectors booked the store for a slew of health violations this week.

The restaurant, which specializes in hot dry Wuhan-style noodles, was forced to shut down its location at 4750 Yonge Street yesterday after incurring 11 infractions

Of those 11, three were crucial, and included major mess-ups like failing to maintain the kitchen in a manner permitting a health hazard—a.k.a. insects. 

There were also seven other minor and significant infractions that ranged from failing to use hair nets to not properly protecting the restaurant from pests. 

Both Chu Resto's locations are popular for their Instagrammable bowls of twirly noodle pulls. The chain's other store at 4186 Finch Ave. East is still open. 

Lead photo by

Chu Resto


Join the conversation Load comments

Latest in Eat & Drink

Downtown Toronto strip club closes after almost 30 years in business

Toronto's highest rooftop patio is now open

50 essential patios for brunch in Toronto

Popular Thai restaurant in Toronto temporarily closes due to COVID-19 infection

Toronto nightclub turning into an indoor beer garden and pizza joint

Toronto strip clubs are starting to reopen with safety measures in place

Taiwanese chain famous for salted egg yolk croissants opening first Toronto location

Server fired for using racial slur at Pakistani restaurant in Toronto