Jada Coles has the “BEST” Happy Hour, but a BAD inspection.

May 4, 2011 - Leave a Response
Jada Coles
2224 Coral Way
Miami
 
 
Inspection Date 4/25/11
3 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
0 Non-Critical Violations
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

VIOLATIONS 

“Critical. Observed rodent activity as evidenced by rodent droppings found BY KITCHEN AREA 20 +, TABLE (BACK DOOR) WAITER STATION 20+ BY DRINKS, SEMI FRESH/MOIST.”“Critical. Manager lacking proof of Food Manager Certification.”

“Critical. No proof of required employee training provided. All public food service establishments must provide the division with proof of employee training upon request, including, but not limited to, at the time of any division inspection of the establishment.”

 

Places with PERFECT SCORES!

April 25, 2011 - Leave a Response

The places below had ZERO VIOLATIONS during their last inspection by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation. These were unannounced inspections, not call backs.

 

4/22/11 Redland Beer/24420 South Dixie Highway/Miami

4/21/11 Subway/401 East Las Olas Blvd./Fort Lauderdale

4/20/11 Burger King/1 N.W. Oakland Park Blvd./Fort Lauderdale

4/20/11 Subway/100 East Las Olas Blvd./Fort Lauderdale

4/10/11 Hidden Tea Secrets/6682 Parkside Drive/Parkland

4/19/11 TooJay’s/801 South University Drive/Plantation

4/14/11 Tropical Oasis Tiki/3001 North Federal Highway/Fort Lauderdale

4/14/11 Balarezo/2535 North Hiatus Road/ Cooper City

4/20/11 Macumba’s Café/1790 West 38th Place/Hialeah

4/20/11 Subway/8447 S.W. 24th Street/Miami

4/20/11 Papa John’s/419 West 49th Street/Hialeah

4/20/11 Jerusalem Market and Deli/16275 Biscayne Blvd./North Miami Beach

4/20/11 Four Seasons Hotel/1435 Brickell/Miami

4/20/11 Haagen Dazs/1455 N.W. 107th Ave./Miami

4/20/11 Cafeteria Rios De Agua Viva/1067 West Flagler/Miami

4/20/11 Macy’s Taste Bar/1405 N.W. 107th Ave/Miami

4/20/11 Yogurbella/1455 N.W. 107th Ave/Miami

4/20/11 Green Republic/521 Fleming Street/Key West

4/19/11 Taco Bell/15295 South Dixie Highway/Miami

4/18/11 Court View Club/3500 N.W. 37th Ave. /Miami

4/18/11 Deco Lounge at the Royal Palm Hotel/1545 Collins Ave./Miami Beach

4/18/11 Sandwich Bar/40 N.E. 1st. Avenue/Miami

4/15/11 Cravings Frozen Yogurt/ 16850 Collins Avenue/Sunny Isles Beach

McFadden’s Beach House Key West.. RODENTS

April 20, 2011 - Leave a Response
McFadden’s Beach House
511 Greene Street
Key West
 
 
Inspection Date 4/13/11
12 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
0 NON CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
 

 VIOLATIONS

“Critical. OBSERVED AN OPEN BEVERAGE CONTAINER ON A FOOD PREPARATION TABLE OR OVER/NEXT TO CLEAN EQUIPMENT/UTENSILS.”“Critical. OBSERVED BUILD-UP OF SLIME IN THE INTERIOR OF ICE MACHINE.”

“Critical. OBSERVED INTERIOR OF REACH-IN COOLER SOILED WITH ACCUMULATION OF FOOD RESIDUE.”

“Critical. OBSERVED DEAD ROACHES ON PREMISES (1 DEAD ROACH UNDER CLEAN EQUIPMENT STORAGE SHELVES).”

“Critical. OBSERVED 50 PLUS FRESH RODENT DROPPINGS ON THE KITCHEN FLOOR BEHIND COOKING EQUIPMENT.”

“Critical. 50 PLUS FRESH RODENT DROPPINGS IN THE LIQUOR STORAGE ROOM THAT IS LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 15 FEET AWAY FROM THE KITCHEN AND HAS NO ENCLOSURE OR DOOR TO ISOLATE THE ROOM.”

“Critical. 5 PLUS FRESH RODENT DROPPINGS ALSO IN THE KITCHEN UNDER THE THREE COMPARTMENT SINK.”

“Critical. OBSERVED ESTABLISHMENT OPERATING WITHOUT A CURRENT HOTEL AND RESTAURANT LICENSE.”

“Critical. OBSERVED MANAGER LACKING PROOF OF FOOD MANAGER CERTIFICATION AND NO ONE CERTIFIED AT THIS LOCATION.”

“Critical. OBSERVED NO PROOF OF REQUIRED EMPLOYEE TRAINING PROVIDED.”

25 LIVE ROACHES CRAWLING ON EGGROLLS!

April 19, 2011 - Leave a Response
Shanghai Chinese
7431 West Atlantic Avenue
Delray Beach
 
 
Inspection Date 4/11/11
15 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
2 NON-CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
 
 

VIOLATIONS

 
“Critical. Stop Sale issued due to adulteration of food product. 25 EGGROLLS_LIVE ROACH CRAWLING OVER THE EGGROLLS_TRAY AT PREP TABLE _COOK LINE.”‘Critical. Observed dead roaches on premises. APROX 5 CREVICES BEHIND TABLE NEXT TO STEAMTABLE.”

“Critical. Observed dead roaches on premises. AT LEAST 5 IN SPIDER WEB_BETWEEN 3 COMPARTMENT SINK & WALL.”

“Critical. Observed dead roaches on premises. 1 INSIDE PLASTIC BUCKET _UNDER THE 3 COMPARTMENT SINK.”

“Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found 1 HINGES CHEST FREEZER BEHIND COOK LINE _DRY STORAGE AREA.”

“Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found 1 CRAWLING OVER EGGROLLS.”

“Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found 1 BY ELECTRICAL OUTLET BEHIND STEAMTABLE.”

“Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found _2 ROACH EGGS ON THE PIPING BEHIND COLUMN FOR ELECTRICAL OUTLET _BEHIND STEAMTABLE.”

“Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found 1 EGG INSIDE THE ELECTRICAL OUTLET BEHIND STEAMTABLE.”

“Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found 1 CREVICES GRAY SHELVING UNIT _DRY STORAGE.”

“Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found 1 BETWEEN 3 COMPARTMENT SINK & WALL.”

“Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found 10 CREVICES BETWEEN COOK LINE COOLER & PREP TABLE.”

“Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found APROX 5 CORNER_UNDER THE PREP TABLE NEXT TO COOK LINE COOLER.”

“Critical. Observed food-contact surfaces encrusted with grease and/or soil deposits. UTENSILS SUCH AS VEGGIES PEELER, CARROTS CUTTER, SOILED & STORED INSIDE A SOILED CONTAINER STORED IN GRAY SHELVING UNIT.”

Critical. Observed food-contact surfaces encrusted with grease and/or soil deposits. PLASTIC 5 GALLONS BUCKETS STACKED UNDER THE 3 COMPARTMENT SINK _SOILED WITH OLD FOOD RESIDUE_ROTTEN SMELL COMING FROM BUCKETS.”

Asahi Chinese ORDERED SHUT! 3 Inspections

April 13, 2011 - One Response
Asahi Chinese Restaurant
8151 West McNab
North Lauderdale
 
 
 
 

Inspection Date 4/5/11
24 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
7 Non Critical Violations
  
  
Re-Inspection Date 4/6/11
24 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
7  Non Critical Violations  
 
Re-Inspection 4/7/11
23 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS 
7 Non Critical Violations
 
 
 

VIOLATIONS

“Critical. Observed 10 plus dead roaches on premises, by bottom of reach-in cooler,20 plus in ceiling lights, 7 in front service area. This violation must be corrected by : 4-6-11.”
“Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by 50 plus live roaches found in kitchen by reach-in cooler and 3 compartment sink, 10 plus crawling under prep table in kitchen, 10 plus in cracks under 3 compartment sink, where tile is separated from the wall. 12 crawling under shelf by 3 compartment sink, 6 crawling on floor in kitchen, 10 crawling on wall under cooking equipment, 2 crawling on cutting board by reach-in cooler, 4 crawling where condiment table, in kitchen .This violation must be corrected by : 4-6-11.”
“Observed excessive grease accumulated under cooking equipment. Repeat Violation.”
Observed food debris accumulated on kitchen floor.”“Critical. Shell eggs held in a unit maintaining an ambient air temperature greater than 45 degrees Fahrenheit.”
“Critical. Cooked potentially hazardous food not cooled from 135 degrees Fahrenheit to 41 degrees Fahrenheit within 6 hours, egg rolls.”
“Critical. Cold holding equipment incapable of maintaining potentially hazardous food at proper temperatures, walk-in cooler and reach-in cooler This violation must be corrected by : 4-6-11.”
“Critical. Observed improper vertical separation of raw animal foods and ready-to-eat foods, raw chicken stored over vegetables in walk-in cooler.”
“Critical. Observed food stored on floor, chicken, beef in kitchen.”
“Critical. Observed employee engage in food preparation, handle clean equipment or utensils, or touch unwrapped single-service items, without washing hands.”
“Observed employee with no hair restraint. Corrected On Site.”“Observed gaskets with slimy/mold-like build-up. Repeat Violation.” 
 

 

DEAD BABY CHICKEN found in Key West Restaurant Kitchen

April 5, 2011 - Leave a Response
Big Un’s Sports Bar and Grill
218 Duval Street
Key West
 
INSPECTION DATE 3/20/11
12 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
7 NON CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
 
***Big UNS was ordered shut by an Inspector with the Florida Department of  Business and Professional Regulation in September 2010. Back then, RODENT DROPPING were found all over the kitchen, including under the pizza oven. IT DOESN’T APPEAR BY THE LATEST INSPECTION THINGS ARE BETTER. DOES THIS PLACE HAVE ANY REGARD FOR YOUR HEALTH AND SAFETY? **
  

VIOLATIONS ON 3/30/11

“Critical. Observed rodent activity as evidenced by rodent droppings found. 15 FRESH RODENT DROPPINGS IN THE KITCHEN BEHIND THE DOUGH MIXER ON GLUE BAIT WHERE A BABY CHICK WAS ALSO FOUND DEAD GLUED TO BAIT STATION.”  “Critical. Observed rodent activity as evidenced by rodent droppings found. 5 PLUS DRIED RODENT DROPPINGS FOUND UNDER KITCHEN GRILL IN THE KITCHEN.’

“Critical. Observed rodent activity as evidenced by rodent droppings found. 5 FRESH RODENT DROPPINGS ON TOP OF AIR CONDITIONER COVER IN FRONT OF WALK IN COOLER.”

“Critical. Observed the accumulation of dead or trapped birds, insects, rodents, or other pests, in light coverings. DEAD FLYING INSECTS IN LIGHTS COVERS.”

“Critical. Observed the accumulation of dead or trapped birds, insects, rodents, or other pests, in control devices.”

“Observed food debris accumulated on kitchen floor.”

“Observed food debris accumulated on walk in cooler’s floor.”

“Observed floor area(s) covered with standing water. IN KITCHEN AREA.”

“Critical. First aid supplies/medicine improperly stored. BOTTLE OF HYDROGEN PEROXIDE, BANDAGES & BABY POWER STORED NEAR SINGLE SERVICE ARTICLES.”

“Critical. Potentially hazardous food not held at 135 degrees Fahrenheit or above. COOKED CHEESE PIZZA & PEPPERONI PIZZA.”

“Critical. Observed food stored on floor. BUCKET OF SAUCE IN WALK IN COOLER.”

“Critical. Observed food stored on floor. BAGS OF ICE & FRENCH FRIES BOXES IN WALK IN FREEZER.”

“Critical. Observed encrusted, soiled material on slicer.”

“Critical. Observed buildup of soiled material on mixer head & surfaces.”

“Observed single-service articles stored without protection from contamination. INSIDE BOX SOILED WITH FOOD DEBRIS.”

State ORDERS 4 South Florida Restaurants SHUT!

March 29, 2011 - Leave a Response

The places below were ordered shut by an Inspector with the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation last week.

**Pacifico Chinese Restaurant

3824 West 12th Avenue

 Hialeah

 34 Violations

“Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found IN THE KITCHEN 30 + 10 UNDER THE 3 COMPARTMENT SINK AND 20 IN THE WALL NEXT TO THE ICE MACHINE.”

“Critical. Observed food stored on floor.”

“Critical. Observed interior of microwave soiled.”

“Critical. Observed encrusted material on can opener.”

“Critical. Observed handwash sink used for purposes other than handwashing. STORAGE OF BOXES INSIDE AND ON TOP OF IT.”

  

  

**Cecibon Bakery & Restaurant

5934 N.W. 2nd  Avenue
Miami

14 VIOLATIONS 

“Critical. Observed dead roaches on premises. in the rear prep room inside discarded equipment.”

“Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by 50+ live roaches found in the kitchen above hand wash sink behind wall mounted shelve. 4+ live roaches found in oven located in the kitchen.”

“Critical. Observed rodent activity as evidenced by 15+ dried rodent droppings found in the rear prep room , 20 feet away from the kitchen.”  

***Laguna Stadium

2500 N.W. 10th Avenue
MIami
  

7 VIOLATIONS

“Critical. Observed rodent activity as evidenced by rodent droppings found. 15 dried and 4 fresh observed in a preparation room about 10 feet away from the kitchen. Observed an additional 5 fresh droppings in the kitchen, under a food preparation table where single service items are stored.”

“Critical. Observed soil buildup inside ice bin.”

  

  

***Tikal Restaurant

525 N.W. 29th Street
Miami

 

9 VIOLATIONS

“Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by 25+ live roaches found in kitchen.”

“Critical. Observed raw animal food stored over cooked food. raw chicken in reach in cooler.”

“Critical. Observed employee engage in food preparation, handle clean equipment or utensils, or touch unwrapped single-service items, without washing hands. Corrected On Site.”

ZERO VIOLATIONS.. THUMBS UP!!

March 23, 2011 - 3 Responses

THE ESTABLISHEMENTS LISTED BELOW HAD NO VIOLATIONS AFTER BEING INSPECTED BY THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION LAST WEEK. THANKS TO THEM!

 

BROWARD COUNTY

3/19 ANTHONY’S COAL FIRE PIZZA/1203 SOUTH FEDERAL HIGHWAY POMPANO BEACH

3/18 NINA PIZZA/827 SOUTH 21ST AVENUE HOLLYWOOD

3/18 EL ZOCALO/1436 NORTH STATE ROAD 7 MARGATE

3/18 I-HOP/515 SOUTH FEDERAL HIGHWAY/DEERFIELD BEACH

3/18 DOMINOS PIZZA/2201 WEST SAMPLE ROAD POMPANO BEACH

3/18 SUBWAY/1715 EAST YOUNG CIRCLE HOLLYWOOD

3/18 THE SUB-OLOGIST/2207 HOLLYWOOD BLVD. HOLLYWOOD

3/18 MCDONALDS/3501 JOHNSON STREET HOLLYWOOD

3/18 LAUDERDOGS SANDWICHES AND MORE/9837 WEST SAMPLE ROAD CORAL SPRINGS

3/17 DOMINOS PIZZA/3415 HIATUS ROAD SUNRISE

3/17 SUBWAY/11637 RED ROAD MIRAMAR

3/16 BAMBU CAFÉ/2870 SW 54TH STREET FORT LAUDERDALE

3/16 MANCINI’S/1017 EAST LAS OLAS BLVD. FORT LAUDERDALE

3/16 SEVEN LOAVES CAFÉ/4269 NW 12TH STREET LAUDERHILL

3/16 BEACHSIDE CATERING/300 NORTH OCEAN BLVD. DEERFIELD BEACH

3/16 LAUDERDALE YACHT CLUB SNACK BAR/1725 SE 12TH STREET FORT LAUDERDALE

3/16 DUNKIN DONUTS/7005 TAFT STREET HOLLYWOOD

3/16 POSH/110 NORTH FEDERAL HIGHWAY FORT LAUDERDALE

3/16 PAL RANCHO/5637 CORAL RIDGE DRIVE CORAL SPRINGS

3/15 POMPANO LAKES SNACK BAR/2200 NORTH FEDERAL HIGHWAY POMPANO BEACH

3/15 RED GINGER ASIAN BISTRO/9710 WEST SAMPLE ROAD CORAL SPRINGS

3/15 NATHAN’S FAMOUS/11401 PINES BLVD. PEMBROKE PINES

3/14 PIZZA TIME ITALIAN/11504 WEST SAMPLE ROAD CORAL SPRINGS

3/14 SUBWAY/4860 SOUTH STATE ROAD 7 FORT LAUDERDALE

3/14 WINGS PLUS/1235 UNIVERSITY DRIVE CORAL SPRINGS

3/14 ICE CREAM STORE/FLL AIRPORT TERMINAL 3

3/14 DUNKIN DONUTS/FLL AIRPORT TERMINAL 1

 

 ***MIAMI-DADE/MONROE COUNTIES

3/17 CAFÉ EXPO/10901 SW 24TH STREET MIAMI

3/18 LA GIRALDILLA/8688 NW 13TH TERRACE DORAL

3/17 VIDA LATINA-ARREZZIO/10901 CORAL WAY MIAMI

3/17 BARNACLE BOB’S /87000 OVERSEAS HIGHWAY ISLAMORADA

3/15 DAIRY QUEEN 9554 SW 137TH AVENUE MIAMI

3/15 COCOPLUM DESIGN AND CREATIONS/2600 NORTH MIAMI AVENUE MIAMI

3/15 CARYFORT RESTAURANT/35 OCEAN REED DRIVE KEY LARGO

3/15 THE RAW BAR RESTAURANT/35 OCEAN REEF DRIVE KEY LARGO

3/15 THE GALLERY RESTAURANT/35 OCEAN REEF DRIVE KEY LARGO

3/14 EL YAYABO CAFETERIA/1087 EAST 25TH STREET HIALEAH

3/14 LITTLE SAIGON/16752 NORTH MIAMI AVENUE NORTH MIAMI BEACH

3/14 RED LOBSTER/8705 SW 136TH STREET MIAMI

3/14 SUBWAY/8768 SW 72ND STREET MIAMI

3/14 TONY ROMA’S EXPRESS/7535 NORTH KENDALL DRIVE MIAMI

3/14 KELL’S ICE CREAM/17560 NW 27TH AVENUE OPA LOCKA

3//14 DOLPHIN DELI RESTAURANT/5600 MCDONALD DRIVE STOCK ISLAND

 

La Concha Key West ROACHES AND RODENT ISSUES

March 22, 2011 - Leave a Response
Main Kitchen-Chops Restaurant
Crowne Plaza La Concha
430 Duval Street
Key West
 

“ROACHES FOUND INSIDE CART USED TO TRANSPORT FOOD TO GUESTS.”

  
 
INSPECTION DATE 3/18/11
11 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
9 NON-CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
 
 

VIOLATIONS

Critical. Observed dead roaches on premises. 3 DEAD ROACHES INSIDE CART USED TO TRANSPORT FOODS TO GUESTS

Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found. 4 LIVE ROACHES IN THE KITCHEN RUNNING ON COOKLINE SHELVES WHERE FOOD IS STORED

Critical. Observed roach activity as evidenced by live roaches found. 3 LIVE ROACHES FOUND INSIDE CONTAINER FILLED WITH FOOD CONTACT UTENSILS & EQUIPMENT (ALL SENT TO BE WASHED/RINSED & SANITIZED)

Critical. Observed rodent activity as evidenced by rodent droppings found. OVER 40 FRESH RODENT DROPPINGS FOUND IN SINGLE SERVICE ARTICLES STORAGE ROOM 10 FEET AWAY FROM KITCHEN WITHOUT  DOOR IN BETWEEN ROOMS

Critical. Observed processed ready-to-eat, potentially hazardous food held more than 24 hours not properly date marked after opening.

Critical. Ready-to-eat, potentially hazardous food prepared on site and held more than 24 hours with not properly date marked. SEVERAL COOKED/PREPARED FOODS (RICE, SALADS PHF, COOKED BEANS, COOKED POTATOES)

Critical. Working containers of food removed from original container not identified by common name.

Critical. Observed food stored on floor. IN WALK IN FREEZER

Observed reach-in cooler gasket torn/in disrepair.

Critical. Observed food-contact surfaces encrusted with grease and/or soil deposits. POTATOES SLICER

Observed leaking pipe at plumbing fixture. AT THE 3 COMPARTMENT SINK

Drain cover(s) missing. IN KITCHEN AREAS

Observed floor and wall junctures not covered. MULTIPLE AREAS IN KITCHEN AREA

Observed food debris accumulated on kitchen floor.

Observed food debris accumulated on walkin cooler’s floor.

Ceiling tile missing in kitchen area.

Observed holes in walls. MULTIPLE AREAS IN THE KITCHEN

Lights missing the proper shield, sleeve coatings or covers. IN DRY FOODS STORAGE AREA

RODENT issues at El Tio

March 21, 2011 - Leave a Response
El Tio Laundry and Cafeteria
1664 N.W. 17th Avenue
Miami
  
 
 We find bait and droppings in the kitchen.
 
Inspection Date 3/8/11
 
7 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS
  
  

  

“Critical. Observed rodent activity as evidenced by 150+ fresh rodent droppings found in the kitchen. 70 + fresh droppings observed under grill, 50+ fresh droppings observed on kitchen shelves and under prep tables, 25+ on kitchen floors.” Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation

 
 
 

Other Violations

“Critical. Required consumer advisory for raw/undercooked animal food not provided. Corrected On Site.”          

“Critical. Hot holding equipment incapable of maintaining potentially hazardous food at proper temperatures. pastry box.”

“Critical. Observed improper vertical separation of raw animal foods and ready-to-eat foods.”

“Critical. Hand wash sink lacking proper hand drying provisions. Corrected On Site.”

“Critical. No proof of required employee training provided. All public food service establishments must provide the division with proof of employee training upon request, including, but not limited to, at the time of any division inspection of the establishment.”

 No one at El Tio would talk to Local 10 about their recent inspection.