Cockroaches, violations close Eau Gallie Yacht Club restaurant

Members receive message about an 'unforeseen maintenance issue'

Eau Gallie Yacht Club.
Eau Gallie Yacht Club.

INDIAN HARBOUR BEACH, Fla. – A restaurant at the Eau Gallie Yacht Club was temporarily closed after live cockroaches and other health violations were found, according to an inspection conducted Tuesday by the state Division of Hotels and Restaurants.

The restaurant was ordered to close until violations are corrected, Local 6 News partner Florida Today reported.

A message sent to members said "due to an unforeseen maintenance issue" the main clubhouse would be closed through tonight, but The Harbor Grill will be open for lunch and dinner today.

The restaurant passed the previous inspection.

A message requesting comment from the club hasn't been returned.