Gem’s House Of Jerk Shuts Down Due to Health Violations

Popular Caribbean restaurant Gem’s House of Jerk was shut down Thursday, April 6 by Peel Health due to a number of violations.

The popular restaurant has two locations in Brampton, one on Airport Rd and one on Gillingham Drive. The Gillingham Drive location had to close its doors after a whopping 9 violations which included failure to prevent food contamination, failure to keep food surfaces sanitary and failure to properly protect from pests, among others.

The restaurant will be visited be Peel Health inspectors in the coming days for a re-inspection, and if all violations have been handled they will be cleared to re-open.