The restaurant, Nusr-Et Boston, is part of a chain of steakhouses headed by Turkish celebrity chef Nusret Gökçe. “
“Salt Bae,” as he is better known, became famous on social media for the dramatic flair he added when butchering and salting his meat.
The city responded to the violations by ordering the restaurant to immediately cease operations, and indefinitely suspended its alcohol beverages license.
An emergency hearing has been scheduled for Sept. 29, a city spokesperson told CNN.
The restaurant chain did not immediately respond to CNN’s requests for comment.