Berks meals security inspections: Restaurant and retailer out of compliance – The Mercury

Berks County is split into three jurisdictions: Studying, Muhlenberg Township and the remainder of the county. Studying and Muhlenberg Township have their very own meals security inspectors and the remainder of the county is inspected by Pennsylvania Division of Agriculture inspectors.

The outcomes will probably be posted each different week. All meals distributors are inspected not less than every year. Different inspections might be triggered by a change of proprietor, a observe up if a facility had been out of compliance or by a grievance filed with the PDA.

View any vendor’s last inspection report online. Click on on the PDF model of the inspection report for all particulars.

If a meals supplier is labeled out of compliance, which means it has a number of violations that require a return go to by an inspector. The institution is given time to repair the issue(s) and stays open for enterprise.

Under are the outcomes of inspections carried out between Dec. 2 and Dec. 20, 2022, that have been filed within the state database as of Dec. 22 at 2 p.m.

Berks

Esposito’s Italian Restaurant, 1540 Friedensburg Street, Studying, Dec. 8: three violations. An open worker’s beverage container was noticed in a kitchen meals preparation space. Corrected. Meals facility doesn’t have out there sanitizer check strips to find out applicable sanitizer focus on the dishwasher. Thermometers for making certain correct temperature of apparatus will not be out there in two bain marie items. Corrected.

Klinger’s On Carsonia, 721 Carsonia Ave., Studying, Dec. 8: one violation. Soda weapons on the bar, meals contact surfaces, have been noticed to have residue and weren’t clear to sight and contact. Corrected.

Stokesay Fort, 141 Stokesay Fort Lane, Studying, Dec. 8: no violations.

Auntie Anne’s #Pa166, 1665 State Hill Street, Wyomissing, Dec. 7: no violations.

Espresso Nook, 1665 State Hill Street, Wyomissing, Dec. 7: no violations.

Tino’s Pizzeria & Bar, 1 Wellington Blvd., Wyomissing, Dec. 7: 4 violations. Meals workers noticed in kitchen space not sporting correct hair restraints. Corrected. Takeout containers within the kitchen not saved inverted to guard the meals contact floor. Corrected. Noticed in-use knives and /or cleavers saved between desk edges, an space not simply cleaned & sanitized. Corrected. Working containers (spray bottles) in kitchen and bar areas, used for storing chemical substances, cleaners taken from bulk provides, weren’t marked with the frequent identify of the chemical. Corrected.

Zola’s Pizzeria, 3130 Pricetown Street Suite J, Fleetwood, Dec. 7: no violations.

Aldi #82, 4703 Perkiomen Ave., Studying, Dec. 6: no violations.

Domino’s Pizza, 15100 Kutztown Street Suite 4, Kutztown, Dec. 6: two violations. The meals facility doesn’t have the unique certificates for the licensed meals worker posted in public view. This can be a repeat violation. Working containers (spray bottles) in meals preparation areas, used for storing chemical substances, cleaners taken from bulk provides, weren’t marked with the frequent identify of the chemical. Corrected.

Hissho Sushi @ Big #6486, 15102 Kutztown Street, Kutztown, Dec. 6: no violations.

Snowfox Sushi At Weis #78, 15260 Kutztown Street, Kutztown, Dec. 6: no violations.

Turkey Hill Minit Market #059, 50 W. Major St., Kutztown, Dec. 6: one violation. Noticed 5 half gallons of entire milk chocolate milk provided on the market past the sell-by date of 12/5/2022. Corrected.

Chick-Fil-A #01384, 2707 N. Meridian Blvd., Wyomissing, Dec. 5: no violations.

Riverboat Saloon, 5860 Outdated Route 22, Bernville, Dec. 5: one violation. Meals facility has an worker that has taken meals security coaching program; nevertheless, the meals security program was not an ANSI/CFP accredited Licensed Meals Supervisor program.

Selection Deli, 740 Noble St., Kutztown, Dec. 02: no violations.

Mamma’s Delight Pizza, 300 W. Major St., Kutztown, Dec. 2: one violation. The sanitizer check strips have obvious water harm and must be changed.

Muhlenberg Township

Route 61 Diner, 3455 Pottsville Pike, Dec. 16: 11 violations. Inexperienced beans have been held at 110.8° F, within the steam desk, somewhat than 135° F or above as required. Corrected on inspection. The can opener/fan guards within the walk-in fridge, meals contact surfaces, was noticed to have meals residue and was not clear to sight and contact. Working container in dish space, used for storing glass cleaner, taken from bulk provides, was not marked with the frequent identify of the chemical. Corrected on inspection. Doubtlessly hazardous ready-to-eat meals ready within the meals facility and held for greater than 48 hours, positioned within the walk-in, isn’t being date marked. Door isn’t self-closing in partitioned room in basement. Meals workers noticed in meals prep space, not sporting correct hair restraints, equivalent to nets, hats, or beard covers. Corrected on inspection. Scoop saved within the ice bin of soda machine with deal with touching the ice. Corrected on inspection. Floor beef noticed thawing at room temperature, which isn’t an accredited thawing methodology. Corrected on inspection. Breakfast meals — cheese, diced ham — have been held at 48.3°F, within the bain marie space, somewhat than 41°F or under as required. Repair scheduled for this pm, per PIC. A number of uncooked animal meals have been saved above ready-to-eat meals within the walk-in fridge. Corrected on inspection. Chilly water faucet deal with at handwashing sink non-functional. Out of compliance.

Hissho Sushi @ Big 6422, 4320 N. Fifth Avenue Freeway, Dec. 10: no violations.

Jersey Mike’s Sub Store, 3225 N. Fifth Avenue Freeway, Dec. 10: no violations.

Philly Pretzel Manufacturing unit, 5334 Allentown Pike, Dec. 10: 9 violations. Meals worker noticed altering duties that will have contaminated palms and not using a correct handwash in-between. Meals worker noticed ingesting bottle of water within the pretzel baking space. Can opener blade, a meals contact floor, was noticed to have meals residue and was not clear to sight and contact. The hand wash sink within the entrance service was blocked by a pretzel rack and never accessible always for worker use. Hand washing sink in pretzel baking space leaks. Sliced American cheese within the walk-in fridge noticed saved open with no masking. Noticed meals saved below dusty fan guard. Meals workers noticed in pretzel baking space, not sporting correct hair restraints, equivalent to nets, hats, or beard covers. Meals contact floor of a number of pretzel racks isn’t clean, simply washable and/or immune to pitting, cracking or scratching. Out of compliance.

Studying Firm Booster Membership Inc., 2100 Georgia Street, Dec. 10: no violations.

Tlacuani Mexican Restaurant, 5005 Kutztown Street, Dec. 10: no violations.

Distinctive Pretzel Bakery Inc, 215 E. Bellevue Ave., Dec. 10: no violations.

China Home, 3215 N. Fifth Avenue Freeway Suite 6, Dec. 3: two violations. Meals dishing out utensil in rice noticed saved within the meals and never with deal with above the highest of the meals. All different dishing out utensils applicable. Mop isn’t being hung to air dry.

Hoober’s Recent To Go, 2934 N. Fifth Avenue Freeway, Dec. 3: two violations. Utensils noticed saved with handles down as an alternative of handles up which prevents potential contamination of fodd contact floor of utensil. The handwash sink within the was blocked by chopping board and never accessible always for worker use.

Studying Resorts Llc, 2200 Stacey Drive, Dec. 3: 5 violations. Caulking behind double sink space is now not a clean washable floor. Noticed no chemical sanitizer getting used on tools and utensils after washing and rinsing them, and prior to make use of. Leak at double sink faucet when water is turned on. Noticed initially frozen meals sitting at room temperature till now not frozen to the contact, which isn’t correct slacking process. Product noticed: liquid eggs in quart cartons. Storage containers noticed saved not inverted or lined.

Rothenberger Meats, 2934 N. Fifth Avenue Freeway, Dec. 3: three violations. Meals worker noticed in not sporting correct hair restraint, equivalent to web, hat, or beard cowl. A number of objects in stroll in fridge noticed not saved inverted or lined. Stroll-in fridge fan guards noticed to be dusty.

Smoketown Meats, 2934 N. Fifth Avenue Freeway, Dec. 3: two violations. Mops will not be being hung to air dry. Noticed spices/sauces in packing containers saved instantly on the ground, somewhat than 6 inches off of the ground as required. Corrected on inspection.

Sunnyside Pastries, 2934 N. Fifth Avenue Freeway, Dec. 3: 4 violations. An open worker’s beverage container was noticed in a meals preparation space. Noticed picket dealt with utensil and rubber spatulas that are torn. Utensils noticed with handles not saved up, with potential to infect consuming portion of utensil. Meals workers noticed not sporting correct hair restraints, equivalent to nets, hats, or beard covers.

Tacos Mexica, 2934 N. Fifth Avenue Freeway, Dec. 3: three violations. Container of utensils noticed saved with handles in varied instructions, permitting for the meals contact portion of the utensil to probably be contaminated. Meals workers noticed in cooking space, not sporting correct hair restraints, equivalent to nets, hats, or beard covers. Corrected on inspection. Small fridge higher gasket dirty.

Studying

No experiences filed.

UPDATES

The next experiences for the interval of Nov. 23 to Dec. 1, 2022, have been added to the state’s database after Dec. 2 and didn’t seem within the previous Berks food safety report.

Berks

Aramark KU Tutorial Discussion board, 15200 Kutztown Street, Kutztown, Dec. 1: two violations. One of many gentle shields is broken within the walk-in freezer. Ceiling tile lacking over the dishwasher space must be changed.

Aramark KU South Eating Corridor, 15200 Kutztown Street, Kutztown, Dec. 1: one violation. Flooring below the fryers and grill within the upstairs serving space has an accumulation of filth and outdated meals particles, significantly again towards the wall and in hard-to-reach areas. Noticed a buildup of residue on non-food contact surfaces of the soda unit closest to the doorway doorways for the upstairs eating space.

Huddle Home, 2210 Camp Swatara Street, Frystown, Dec. 1: eight violations. Aspirin and vitamin bottles saved on prep desk and above prep space. Corrected. Noticed buyer tableware with cracks or chips within the dish shelf/dish washer space. Corrected. Chlorine Chemical Sanitizer in warewashing machine is 100-200ppm somewhat than 50-100 ppms. Non-food contact surfaces not cleaned at a frequency to preclude accumulation of filth and soil. Soda fountain splash guard behind dishing out nozzles has a buildup of sticky splash residue/mud and filth. Noticed cardboard being utilized as a ground masking in warewashing space. The handwash sink within the entrance counter space getting used as a meals preparation sink as evidenced by noticed Pitcher of water being stuffed within the sink. Corrected. Noticed walk-in cooler fan covers/ceiling with an accumulation of mud on non-food contact surfaces. The meals facility doesn’t keep Meals Worker Certification data as required.

Keystone Hearth Firm, 350 Godfrey St., Rehrersburg, Dec. 1: no violations.

Giannotti’s Nation Manor, 3118 Pricetown Street, Fleetwood , Nov. 30: one violation. Flooring below the fryers and grill within the upstairs serving space has an accumulation of filth and outdated meals particles, significantly again towards the wall and in hard-to-reach areas. Noticed a buildup of residue on non-food contact surfaces of the soda unit closest to the doorway doorways for the upstairs eating space.

Hickory Farms, 770 Woodland Street, Wyomissing , Nov. 30: no violations.

Moe’s Southwest Grill #1913, 1070 Berkshire Blvd., Wyomissing , Nov. 30: two violations. Noticed an accumulation of filth and outdated meals particles on the ground below some tools within the entrance space of the power. Thermometer for making certain correct temperature of apparatus isn’t out there or readily accessible in one of many bain marie items within the entrance space.

Pour Home American Grille, 3341 Pricetown Street, Fleetwood , Nov. 30: one violation. The ground / wall juncture within the dishwasher space isn’t coved and closed to 1/32 inch (coving is lacking).

Rangoli, 212 W. Lancaster Ave., Studying , Nov. 30: no violations.

Zehner Pizza, Leesport Farmers Market PO Field 747, Leesport , Nov. 30: no violations.

Zoup Recent Soup Firm, 760 Woodland Street, Wyomissing , Nov. 30: three violations. Meals facility doesn’t have out there sanitizer check strips to find out applicable sanitizer focus. The meals facility doesn’t have the unique certificates for the present licensed meals worker posted in public view. Paper towel dispenser empty on the handwash sink within the again space. Corrected.

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