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Kitchen inspections, June 24-July 2
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June 24

Jeannie’s Cafe & Deli

6274 Ga. 52, Gillsville

Score: 75, Grade: C

Food handlers not washing hands between glove changes for working with food. Leftover baked potatoes not 41 degrees after storage in cooler since close previous night. Cloths used to wipe counters and equipment in kitchen not stored in sanitizer between uses. Opening inspection still posted. Reach-in cooler with condensate leaking from evaporator onto food. Knife with taped handle no longer easily cleanable. Door gasket on reach-in cooler has separated from door. Baseboard needs repair/installation behind cooking area. Painted concrete floor in storage room chipped. Can of Sprite on shelf over salad/sandwich preparer.

Inspector: Laurie Wentworth

 

Big City Cafe, Inc.

116 Bradford St. NE, Gainesville

Score: 100, Grade: A

Inspector: Kathleen McDuffie

 

Pizza Hut

3815 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood

Score: 93, Grade: A

Can opener has dried food on it. Ice machine baffle has a slight accumulation of mold/mildew. Ice machine lid needs thorough cleaning. Scoops for pizza toppings stored with handles down in food. Gaskets on pizza make line have mold, mildew and dried food. Beer cooler gaskets split and torn and have an accumulation of food debris. Dumpster open. Floors have an accumulation of dirt, trash, etc. especially in corners and around legs.

Inspector: McDuffie

 

Hall County Jail

1700 Barber Road, Gainesville

Score: 96, Grade: A

Slicer used yesterday with dried food debris around blade cradle. Can opener with some dried food on blade.

Inspector: Wentworth

 

Camp Hope

7011 Pony Lake Road, Dahlonega

Score: 96, Grade: A

Dish machine not reaching required 180 degrees for final rinse temperature.

Inspector: Diane Black

 

Jameson Inn

3780 Merchants Way, Oakwood

Score: 97, Grade: A

Foods served in continental breakfast must be individually prepackaged. This includes milk and juice.

Inspector: Black

 

Motel 6

1585 Monroe Drive, Gainesville

Score: 98, Grade: A

Mold around tub joints and faucets. Carpets with burns and stains.

Inspector: Black

 

Flamers Grill Oh! Oh! Burrito

150 Pearl Nix Parkway, Gainesville

Score: 94, Grade: A

Cases of food in freezer stacked on five-gallon buckets. Employee putting on gloves without washing hands. Gaskets on make-line coolers have mold, mildew and food debris. Some gaskets are torn/split.

Inspector: McDuffie

 

June 25

Dominos Pizza

3606 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville

Score: 97, Grade: A

Numerous flies throughout kitchen. Delivery door has no fly fan and is being left open for deliveries.

Inspector: Black

 

Free Chapel Worship Center

3001 McEver Road, Gainesville

Score: 96, Score: A

Employees with drinks in kitchen that do not have a straw and lid.

Inspector: Black

 

American Deli

150 Pearl Nix Parkway, Gainesville

Score: 85, Grade: B

Cut mushrooms, cut green peppers, beef patties and cut cabbage stored uncovered in walk-in cooler. Meat slicer has dried food debris and sticky food accumulating under plastic piece. Blender has dried food debris and mold/mildew collecting around rubber gaskets on the bottom. Ice machine has black mold and pink slime mold build up on baffle and along inner walls above baffle. Ice machine needs to be washed, rinsed and sanitized on a more regular basis. Drink dispenser nozzles have grime buildup; needs to be washed, rinsed and sanitized. Tomato slicer has dried food residue between the blades; needs to be washed, rinsed and sanitized. Five-gallon buckets of food and pan of food stored on the floor. Cloths used to wipe down surfaces must be stored submerged in sanitizer solution. Scoop used to scoop celery is kept on lid which has food debris and water collecting on it. Cardboard and raw wood in walk-in freezer. Gaskets, shelves and walls of coolers need cleaning. Floors under shelving in cooler, freezer and storage have accumulation of food and dirt. Mold/mildew and dust is accumulating on condenser vents in walk-in cooler and freezer.

Inspector: Hoffman

 

BJ Georgia No. 786, BoJangles

1235 Jesse Jewell Parkway, Gainesville

Score: 96, Grade: A

Drink dispenser nozzles need to be washed and sanitized. They have grime and mold build up in and around the nozzles.

Inspector: Hoffman

 

Taco Bell No. 4217

1409 Browns Bridge Road, Gainesville

Score: 95, Grade: A

Inspection posted in drive-through and walk up is not most recent inspection grade. Gaskets on walk-in and reach-in coolers still need to be replaced. Keep sliding side door to dumpster shut and cracked lid needs to be replaced. Tiles and grout still missing around mop sink. Vents in bathrooms above front hand sink and condenser in walk-in cooler have dust accumulation.

Inspector: Hoffman

 

Subway No. 5545

3715 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood

Score: 93, Grade: A

Storage on floor. Torn gasket on reach-in freezer. No hot water at only hand sink. Heavy accumulation of food and grime at the floor/wall juncture, under equipment, etc.

Inspector: McDuffie

 

El Ranchito Mexican

1834 Atlanta Highway, Gainesville

Score: 77, Grade: C

Repeat violation: Hand sink blocked with dishes. Repeat violation: All foods uncovered in storage. Utensils stored with grease and food debris. Baskets of chips stored directly on top of other baskets of chips. Repeat violation: Storage on floor. Foods stored in grocery sacks. Cleaning cloths on counters, equipment, etc. Repeat violation: Most surfaces covered with aluminum foil. Gaskets on lowboy cooler are split and torn and have a heavy accumulation of mold/mildew and food debris. No sanitizer strips to test sanitizer levels. Heavy accumulation of grease on hood vents, dripping onto ansul system and cook area.

Inspector: McDuffie

 

Vinny’s NY Pizza & Grill

4977 Friendship Road, Buford

Score: 91, Grade: A

Sauces were heated and moved to steam table before reaching required temperature.

Inspector: McDuffie

Bayou Seafood & Chicken

420 Wall St., Gainesville

Score: 91, Grade: A

Plastic drink cup (with drink) on top of make-line cooler. Cloths used to wipe cutting board not stored in sanitizer between uses. No chlorine test strips available to monitor the strength of chlorine used in cloth storage containers. In-use grill utensils stored in pitcher of water at grill.

Inspector: Wentworth

 

Country Inn and Suites

4535 Oakwood Road, Oakwood

Score: 92, Grade: A

Continental breakfast can only consist of prepackaged individually wrapped items. Coolers and freezers need thermometers. All foods must be stored 6 inches off floor.

Inspector: Black

 

Hampton Inn

450 Jesse Jewell Parkway, Gainesville

Score: 100, Grade: A

Inspector: Black

 

June 26

American Legion Post No. 7

2343 Riverside Drive, Gainesville

Score: 96, Grade: A

Floors in both bars and under bar ice machine have accumulation of trash and spills. Bars need a thorough cleaning. No hot water at sink in bar designated as a hand sink. Fluorescent light missing plastic sheath and end cups.

Inspector: Wentworth

 

The Hickory Pig

3685 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville

Score: 92, Grade: A

Inside of microwave has dried food debris. Wire shelving with dust/grease build up. Many cracks in entry door to porch/door to access smoker that can allow for insect entry. Blender not cleaned properly before sanitizing and storage.

Inspector: Wentworth

 

Biscuit Delight

3605 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville

Score: 98, Grade: A

Foil and towels being used to cover shelving in kitchen. Light shields need to be dusted. Floor needs cleaning under stove/fryer. Hood vents with heavy accumulation of grease.

Inspector: Wentworth

June 27

University Yacht Club

6649 Yacht Club Road, Flowery Branch

Score: 82, Grade: B

Can opener with dried food on blade and metal shavings in gear. Knives not cleaned and sanitized before storing on knife magnet for next use. Mixer shaft sticky. Two-door, reach-in cooler not maintaining food at required 41 degrees or less. Chili on hot line for service not maintaining required hot-holding temperature. No sanitizer set up to store cloths in between uses on cook line or in salad prep station. Floors under prep coolers/freezer to left of cook line have an accumulation of food and trash. Two-door cooler with door gasket torn and the same door missing bottom hinge.

Inspector: Wentworth

 

The Paddock Grille

5300 Winder Highway, Braselton

Score: 98, Grade: A

Clean knives stored behind flange of three-compartment sink. Baseboards still need repair behind cook line. Ceiling panels in kitchen above prep table dusty. Air vents facing kitchen in hood dusty.

Inspector: Wentworth

June 30

McDonald’s

4810 Golden Parkway, Buford

Score: 84, Grade: B

Burgers assembled on make line with bare hands. Hand-washing sink has no paper towels and temperature of water is too hot for food service employees. No sanitizer registering on test strips for sanitizer solution used to store cloths that are used to wipe down food-contact and nonfood-contact surfaces.

Inspector: Hoffman

China Garden

4850 Golden Parkway, Buford

Score: 86, Grade: B

Box of cabbage has black mold and cabbage stored inside box has black mold growth on leafs. Chopped onions stored in container with newspaper lining bottom of container. Sauces prepared in bulk in five-gallon buckets sitting on the floor. Cloths must be kept submerged in sanitizer between uses. Inside of lids on prep cooler have dried food residue. Gaskets and shelves of reach-in fridge have accumulation of food residue. Walls and ceiling of walk-in cooler need to be cleaned.

Inspector: Hoffman

Brenda’s Restaurant

3003 Gillsville Highway, Gainesville

Score: 99, Grade: A

Box holding plastic containers used to store foods on floor.

Inspector: Black

Tony’s Gourmet Naked Dawg

5201 Browns Bridge Road, Gainesville

Score: 100, Grade: A

Inspector: Black

June 30

Subway

3630 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville

Score: 95, Grade: A

Coke bottles on prep tables and near make line. Walk-in cooler and freezer with condensate leaks.

Inspector: Black

July 1

Bruster’s Ice Cream/Nathan’s

3204 Atlanta Highway, Gainesville

Score: 97, Grade: A

Out of date milk in cooler.

Inspector: McDuffie

Zaxby’s

1402 Browns Bridge Road, Gainesville

Score: 96, Grade: A

Repeat violation: Storage on floor in freezer. Soda syrup bags in boxes on floor.

Inspector: McDuffie

Food Factory Catering

3139 White Sulpher Road, Gainesville

Score: 81, Grade: B

Bottle water in kitchen for drinking. Three chubs with a use- or freeze-by date of June 24 in walk-in cooler. Half gallon container of buttermilk with a date of Jan. 30. A 10-pound chub of ground beef in covered hotel pan in walk-in cooler obviously spoiled by color and odor. Cooler floor needs cleaning and leveling to keep mop water/thawing water from defrosting frozen products. Hand can openers all with rusty blades.

Inspector: Wentworth

Georgia Mountain’s Center

301 Main Street, Gainesville

Score: 98, Grade: A

Ceiling panels have water damage over ice machine area. Fan guard in freezer is dusty.

Inspector: Wentworth

Wild Wing Cafe

311 Jesse Jewell Parkway

Score: 95, Grade: A

Several utensils with food residue including pans, knives etc. Ice scoop stored on top of ice machine. To-go plates and napkins stored on floor.

Inspector: Black

July 2

Legacy Villas at Lake Lanier

7000 Holiday Road, Buford

Score: 100, Grade: A

Inspector: Black

Sun Garden Chinese Restaurant

3630 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville

Score: 92, Grade: A

Onions, freshwater chestnuts, fried chips, chicken, beef and crab meat stored uncovered. Meat cleavers cleaned with running water and cloth. Black mold in ice machine. Onions stored in box on floor. Four opened cans of food stored in prep and walk-in cooler. Dishwasher temperature not reaching 120 degrees. Thermometer in cooler covered with sticky food debris.

Inspector: Hoffman

La Cozuela

4265 Friendship Road, Buford

Score: 90, Grade: A

Mold present behind baffle in ice machine. Veggie chopper has onion, tomato and other veggie debris build up in blades and between rubber attachment. Can of peppers opened and stored in prep cooler. Bulk onions have a few onions beginning to rot. No sanitizer registering on test strips for sanitizer buckets. Scoop used for tomato sauce must have a handle. Ware washing sinks, veggie prep sink and additional prep sinks need to be sealed to wall to prevent moisture and debris from collecting and falling between the equipment and walls. Need quat ammonia test strips if using quat ammonia for sanitizer buckets. Air-drying rack has dried food residue on it.

Inspector: Hoffman

Pizza Hut

1398 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville

Score: 85, Grade: B

Drink dispenser nozzles have mold and grime build up. Can opener with dried food residue on blade and large accumulation of metal shaving behind blade. Move inspection so can be read 1 foot away and within 15 feet from door and 5 to 7 feet off of the ground. Dish machine not reaching 120 degrees for wash and rinse cycle. Pre-wash sprayer not kept in hanger to create gap. Tiles on floor, cove base and walls under the dish machine need to be replaced. Food residue on wall.

Inspector: Hoffman

Las Palomas

3050 Athens Highway, Gainesville

Score: 91, Grade: A

Repeat violation: Thermometers missing from some coolers. Foods/drinks stored in used water jugs. Cleaning cloths used under storage. Cloths on counters, equipment etc. Gaskets on make line cooler have an accumulation of food debris. Gaskets on double door cooler are split and have an accumulation of food debris.

Inspector: McDuffie

Pasquales

1011 Riverside Drive, Gainesville

Score: 90, Grade: A

Disposable cup without lid and straw. Food items prepared a day or more in advanced not dated with discard date. Floors dirty at floor/wall juncture under ice machine in corners and under shelving legs/rollers in walk-in cooler. Walk-in cooler floor very rusty and worn.

Inspector: Wentworth

Allison Shuler

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