Health Report 1-1-08

The following food service establishment inspection reports were provided by the Environmental Health Division of the Rockdale County Health Department. Any score below 90 is considered failing.

· The DogHouse Tavern, 76, 1910 Ga. Highway 20, Suites 170 & 190, Date: Nov. 30

Violations: Mold-like substance observed in icemaker; smoke-free signage for smoking facility not posted; dicer soiled; soiled pots, plates and bowls stored with clean utensils; faucet neck fell off on three-compartment sink; damaged/soiled gaskets on reach-in/walk-in coolers; floor of walk-in cooler damaged; thermometers needed in all cooler units; ice condensation built up on fans in walk-in freezer; utensils stored improperly; ladies restroom not clean; toxic substances stored over three-compartment sink; food service permit not properly posted.

· Morningside of Conyers, 98, 1352 Wellbrook Circle, Date: Nov. 30

Violations: Need test strips for sanitizer; keep wet cloths in sanitizer.

· Outback Steakhouse, 97, 1188 Dogwood Drive, Date: Nov. 30

Violations: Clean food contact surfaces, i.e. potato slicer, storage lids in cooler, handle of dish machine sprayer arms.

· Pippins BBQ, 80, 4580 Ga. Highway 20 South, Date: Nov. 30

Violations: Raw meat stored next to chicken; pickles stored uncovered; incorrect manual dishwashing product, sanitizer not at correct strength; clean inside of freezer; keep all storage 6 inches off floor; do not store ice scoop on top of soda fountain; hose attached to three-compartment sink without backflow prevention; need paper towels in restroom; garbage containers not covered.

· Pippins BBQ, 89, recheck, 4580 Ga. Highway 20 South, Date: Dec. 6

Violations: Incorrect manual dishwashing product; sink must be set up to wash/rinse/sanitize; repair/replace rusty shelves/equipment; clean inside of refrigerator, chest freezer, stove, microwave; hose was attached to three-compartment sink without backflow prevention; clean/repair walls, ceilings, floors.

· Sherwood Forest, 100, 1047 Flat Shoals Road, Date: Nov. 30

· Taqueria Dos Hermanos, 86, 1522 Pine Log Road, D & E, Date: Nov. 30

Violations: Mold-like substance observed in icemaker; employee without hair restraints preparing food; chest freezer close to grill has broken lid; soiled wiping cloth stored on sandwich-making table; no hot water in men's restroom or ladies restroom; faucet on three-compartment sink leaking; seat not on commodes in ladies restroom or men's restroom; no covered trash container in ladies restroom.

· Dunkin Donuts/Baskin Robbins, 100, 1890 Ga. Highway 20, Date: Dec. 3

· Folk's, 93, 1081 Iris Drive, Date: Dec. 3

Violations: mold-like substance observed in icemaker; outside of various equipment soiled; inside one warmer soiled; sliding door of Dumpster not closed as required

· Hill-Phoenix Cafeteria, 100, 709 Sigman Road, Date: Dec. 3

· Mandarin Garden, 97, 1820 Highway 20, Suite 134, Date: Dec. 3

Violations: Keep all food products covered; do not store raw chicken adjacent to raw shrimp; wiping cloths should be stored in sanitizer; repaint walls and doors in kitchen where needed

· Mamie's Kitchen, 98, 1294 N. Main St., Date: Dec. 3

Violations: employee without hair restraint preparing food

· New China II, 99, 1360 Dogwood Drive, Date: Dec. 3

Violations: Utensil handles stored in bulk food products

· The Celtic Tavern, 98, 918 Commercial St., Date: Dec. 5

Violations: Keep all cloths in sanitizer; continue working on floors under and behind equipment

· 7 Gables; 99, 1897 Ga. Highway 20 South, Date: Dec. 5

Violation: Ceiling tiles in prep area need replacing

· Captain's Table, 96, 1815 Highway 138, Date: Dec. 6

Violations: Employee without hair restraint preparing food; no hot water in men's restroom; floor in storage area needs replacing

· Eat Right Caribbean Bar & Grill, 98, 1251 Iris Drive, Date: Dec. 6

Violations: need thermometer to test food temperatures; keep cloths in sanitizer buckets

· Main Moon Chinese, 83, 1573 Highway 20, Suite 102, Date: Dec. 6

Violations: All bulk products not in original container must be labeled; uncovered food product observed in walk-in cooler; inside of microwave oven soiled; outside of microwave oven soiled; return air vents soiled; permit not posted; inspection report no posted properly; filters in vent hood soiled; handle of dispensing utensil in product, covered trash containers needed in restrooms; walls in kitchen soiled

· Papa's Country Buffet, 95, 1035 Sigman Road, Date: Dec. 6

Violations: Open drink stored in food area; wet pans stored on shelf with dry pans; concrete floor in dry storage area needs to be resealed

· Two Boys and a Grill Catering, 100, 1035 Green St., Date: Dec. 6

· Wing House & More, 98, 2130 Salem Road, Date: Dec. 6

Violation: Keep chicken wings and all food covered in storage

· Daruma Japanese Steakhouse, 99, 1920 Ga. Highway 20, Date: Dec. 7

Violation: Need thermometers in all cooler units

· Golden Corral, 96, 1350 Ga. Highway 138, Date: Dec. 7

Violations: Fix leak at dishmachine; clean and sanitize items pointed out during inspection

· Picadilly Cafeteria, 97, 1536 Ga. Highway 138, Date: Dec. 7

Violations: All food items stored need to be covered; need hot water at all handwash sinks at all times; replace missing floor tiles - also replace damaged floor tiles

· Sodexho Management Inc., 100, 1 Lithonia Way, Date: Dec. 7

· Dine by Donation; 100, 1605 Ga. Highway 138, Date: Dec. 10

Note: Facility not open at time of inspection

· Dynasty Chinese Restaurant, 91, 1823 Ga. Highway 138, Date Dec. 10

Violations: Employees preparing and cooking food without hair restraints; open drink container in prep area; employee eating in prep area; cloth used to cover food product

· Golden Palace, 89, 1119 West Ave., Date: Dec. 10

Violations: Bulk items not labeled as required; food items stored in refrigeration units not covered as required; food items covered with cloth; grocery bags used for storage; outside of equipment soiled; no paper towels in employee restroom

· Taqueria Dona Petra, 97, 1266 Iris Drive, Date: Dec. 10

Violations: Get test strips for sanitizer; continue working on floors, coves

· Whistle Post, 94, 935 Railroad St., Date: Dec. 10

Violations: Outside grill, make table soiled; dispensing utensil handle in product; coved base missing in several areas; walls in dry storage area in disrepair; metal wall behind grill breaking free

· I Love Sushi Japanese Restaurant; 97, 1745 Ga. Highway 138, Suite A-2, Date: Dec. 11

Violations: Need sanitizer test strips for chlorine testing; keep personal items away from plates, food, prep areas. Example: lotions, medicines

· La Oaxaqaena Taqueria, 88, 1085 Irwin Bridge Road, Date: Dec. 11

Violations: Prep cooler not holding foods at 41 degrees F or below; keep all foods stored 6 inches off floor; employee drink on meat slicer/employee drinks need lid with straw, meat slicer sanitized during inspection

· Michelangelo Restaurant, 100, 951 Railroad St., Date: Dec. 11

· La Oaxaqaena Taqueria, 94, recheck, 1085 Irwin Bridge Road, Date: Dec. 14

Violations: Keep all food items stored 6 inches above floor; clean and sanitize knife storage and meat slicer