Rush Street Restaurant

Contact Information

314 S. Main Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Health Report - 06/19/2015 (2 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Observed three unlabeled chemical bottles at the back bar and in the kitchen. Working containers used for storing poisonous or toxic materials such as cleaners and sanitizers taken from bulk supplies shall be clearly and individually identified with the common name of the material. (pf) to correct: provide all bottles with the name of the chemical in the bottle. Corrected: person in charge discarded all the noted unlabeled chemicals

(Critical) Observed the following fruit with mold like growth: 1. Two containers of raspberry's. 2. 1 container of strawberries. Food shall be safe, unadulterated, and, as specified under # 3-601. 12, honestly presented. (p) to correct discard the noted items into the garbage. Corrected: person in charge discarded the noted items into the garbage

Observed all pop guns at all bars with a build up of syrup and food debris. In equipment such as ice bins and beverage dispensing nozzles and enclosed components of equipment such as ice makers, cooking oil storage tanks and distribution lines, beverage and syrup dispensing lines or tubes, coffee bean grinders, and water vending equipment: (a) at a frequency specified by the manufacturer, or (b) absent manufacturer specifications, at a frequency necessary to preclude accumulation of soil or mold. To correct have all the noted pop guns at all bars cleaned. Corrected: person in charge had all the noted pop guns cleaned

Health Report - 11/14/2014 (4 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Observed the following parts of equipment food contact surfaces in poor repair: 1. Interior of the ice machine has a large hole and multiple cracks. 2. Two ice buckets with holes in the bottom and cracks at the top. Multi use food-contact surfaces shall be: (1) smooth; (pf) (2) free of breaks, open seams, cracks, chips, inclusions, pits, and similar imperfections; (pf) (3) free of sharp internal angles, corners, and crevices; (pf) (4) finished to have smooth welds and joints; (pf) to correct: 1. Replace the ice machine. 2. Discard the ice buckets. Partial correction: 2. Person in charge discarded the ice buckets. ,

(Critical) Observed two containers of raspberries with a mold like growth. Food shall be safe, unadulterated, and, as specified under # 3-601. 12, honestly presented. (p) to correct discard the noted items into the garbage. Corrected: person in charge discarded the noted items into the garbage.

(Critical) Observed the dishwashing machine not sanitizing with less than 10ppm. A chemical sanitizer used in a sanitizing solution for a manual or mechanical operation at contact times specified under # 4-703. 11(c) shall meet the criteria specified under # 7-204. 11 sanitizers, criteria, shall be used in accordance with the epa-registered label use instructions, and shall be used as follows (p). To correct discontinue use of noted machine and repair it to sanitize the dishes. ,

(Critical) Observed all pop guns soiled at both bars. In equipment such as ice bins and beverage dispensing nozzles and enclosed components of equipment such as ice makers, cooking oil storage tanks and distribution lines, beverage and syrup dispensing lines or tubes, coffee bean grinders, and water vending equipment: (a) at a frequency specified by the manufacturer, or (b) absent manufacturer specifications, at a frequency necessary to preclude accumulation of soil or mold. To correct clean the noted guns. ,

Observed the following parts of the facility in poor repair: 1. Hole in the wall at the back bar next to the cooler. 2. Multiple areas of the facility where cove base molding is broken/missing. Physical facilities shall be maintained in good repair. To correct repair all the notes areas of the facility. ,

Observed the following equipment in poor repair: 1. Lid of the ice machine is in poor repair and is taped on with duct tape. 2. All soap dispensers at all hand sinks are broken/missing equipment shall be maintained in a state of repair and good condition. To correct: 1. Replace the ice machine door. 2. Provide new soap dispensers. ,

Observed the following vents soiled with dust: 1. Bar vents. 2. Mens bathroom vent in stall. (a) intake and exhaust air ducts shall be cleaned and filters changed so they are not a source of contamination by dust, dirt, and other materials. (b) if vented to the outside, ventilation systems may not create a public health hazard or nuisance or unlawful discharge. To correct clean the noted vents. ,

Observed the following bare wood: 1. Two shelving units with particle board shelves. 2. Liquor closet shelves. Non food-contact surfaces of equipment that are exposed to splash, spillage, or other food soiling or that require frequent cleaning shall be constructed of a corrosion-resistant, nonabsorbent, and smooth material. To correct paint all the noted bare wood. ,

Observed the following in need of resealing to the wall: 1. Entire dishwashing line. 2. Three compartment sink. In equipment that is fixed because it is not easily movable shall be installed so that it is: (1) spaced to allow access for cleaning along the sides, behind, and above the equipment; (2) spaced from adjoining equipment, walls, and ceilings a distance of not more than 1 millimeter or one thirty-second inch; or (3) sealed to adjoining equipment or walls, if the equipment is exposed to spillage or seepage. To correct reseal all the noted items to the wall. ,

Observed multiple areas of the kitchen floors soiled with a debris and residue build up, especially under equipment. Physical facilities shall be cleaned as often as necessary to keep them clean. To correct clean the noted areas and put a policy in place that employees clean the floors at a frequency that maintains them clean. ,

Health Report - 04/24/2014 (1 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Found the drain lines, of the left ice bin in the rush st bar, left ice bin in the north bar, and the ice machine in the kitchen draining into floor drain without air gap. To correct provide an air gap of at least 1 inch from the drain line and the rim of the floor drain receptacle.

Found the right pop gun nozzle in the rush st bar soiled with light accumulation. To correct follow manufacturer's directions and clean pop gun nozzle.

Found the tile coving in the kitchen especially behind the freezers and ice machine damaged, and loose. To correct repair coving.

Found a row of shot glasses stored upright on the counter by the wall in the north bar. To correct store glasses inverted.

Found the water supply leading to the vacuum breaker on the dishwashing machine leaking and found the water discharging from the dishwashing machine splashing onto floor. To correct repair water supply and drain lines of the dishwashing machine.

Found storage shelf in kitchen made of particle board. To correct either seal particle board to be nonabsorbent or replace with a nonabsorbing type surface.

Found the floor under equipment, edges and corners in the bar and kitchen soiled with accumulation of debris. To correct thoroughly clean floor and keep clean.

Health Report - 10/18/2013 (0 critical incident(s))

Found the floor under equipment, edges and corners in the kitchen and bar soiled with debris. To correct thoroughly clean floor and keep clean. Found the floor in the kitchen areas soiled with remodeling debris. To correct thoroughly clean floors after remodeling completed.

Found 1 pop gun nozzle in the rush street bar soiled with slight accumulation. To correct follow manufacturer's directions and clean pop gun nozzle.

Observed various boxes of equipment and utensils and coolers not in use. To correct evaluate if equipment and utensils are need for operation, and remove items no longer needed for operations.

Found ceiling tile missing through out kitchen area. Found tiled coving in kitchen area damaged with loose and missing coving. To correct properly repair/replace noted areas and keep facility in good repair.

Found the lights in the dishwashing area and ice machine area not working. To correct repair/replace lights.

Found bottles of soap available which do not fit in soap dispensers through out facility. To correct replace soap dispenser to fit soap refills. Found paper towels available, but not compatible with paper towel dispensers through out facility. To correct provide either towels that fit dispensers or replace paper towel dispenser with ones that fit your supply of paper towels.

Found no handwashing sign in the ladies public restroom. To correct provide sign reminding employees to wash their hands.

Health Report - 04/05/2013 (1 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Kitchen: found the drain line of the ice machine draining into floor drain without air gap. To correct provide an air gap of at least 1 inch from the drain line and the rim of the floor drain. , kitchen: found the drain line of the ice machine draining into floor drain without air gap. To correct provide an air gap of at least 1 inch from the drain line and the rim of the floor drain. ,

Both bars: found the floors under both bar counters soiled with accumulation of debris. To correct thoroughly clean floors and keep clean.

North bar: found the bar cooler door behind the bar counter broken and taped down. To correct repair bar cooler door.

Both bars: found slight accumulation in some of the pop gun nozzles and diffusers. To correct follow manufacturers directions and clean pop nozzles and diffusers.

Health Report - 10/26/2012 (0 critical incident(s))

Kitchen: observed noises appear to be originating from the 2 door reach in freezer. To correct verify source of noises and repair freezer if necessary.

Entire facility: found the floor (under equipment, edges and corners) in the entire facility (bars and kitchen) soiled with accumulation. To correct thoroughly clean facility and keep clean.

North bar: found the coolers in bars soiled with spills and accumulation. To correct clean coolers and keep clean.

Kithcen: found the lights in the walk in cooler and kitchen ceiling not working. To correct repair/replace lights.

Health Report - 04/05/2012 (5 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Rush street bar: found the drain lines of 2 ice bins in the bar without air gap. To correct provide an air gap of at least 1 inch from the drain line and the rim of the floor drain. ,

(Critical) Rush street bar: observed flies flying out of one of the pop nozzle guns in the bar and pop gun nozzle and spout soiled with accumulation. Employee corrected by removing pop gun nozzle and cleaned and sanitized pop gun nozzle and spout of pop gun. Found the interior front shield of the ice machine soiled with heavy build up. To correct follow manufacturers directions and clean ice machine and front shield. Observed accumulation in all of the pop gun nozzles and spouts in both bars. To correct follow manufacturers directions and clean pop gun nozzles and spouts. This is a repeated violation and a risk control plan form has been issued. ,

(Critical) Rush street bar: found ready to eat, time/temperature control for safety (tcs) food, 2 opened cartons of half and half without 7 day (day opened + 6 days) datemark. Employee corrected by providing 7 day datemark for half and half. Pic has been instructed to monitor that employees are datemarking appropriate items. This is a repeated critical violation and a risk control plan form has been issued. ,

(Critical) Rush street bar: observed the presence of flies (flies were flying out of pop gun nozzle when removed from holster) in a pop gun nozzle. Employee corrected by removing pop gun nozzle and washed and rinsed pop nozzle and spout. Observed the presence of numerous flies in the garbage can in the back kitchen area. To correct keep areas clean and dry, empty trash cans, keep areas in good repair, and contact pest control company for fly control measures. ,

(Critical) Used a chlorine test kit and found dishwashing machine not chlorine sanitizing dishes. To correct call for repair, and use the 3 compartment sink to wash, rinse, and sanitize dishes until dishwashing machine is repaired. ,

Found various unused equipment and items in the unused cooking line. To correct either properly store items or remove items from facility.

Found nonsmoking sign not posted. To correct post nonsmoking sign at each door entrance area.

Found several handsinks in facility without soap. To correct provide soap in all soap dispensers and keep filled.

Found food license not available or posted. To correct post food license in a conspicuous place for public inspection.

Found ceiling tile missing in various areas of facility. To correct repair/replace missing ceiling tile. Found dried grass and debris appear to be falling from the wall and duct area above the dishwashing machine. To correct verify that wall area is sealed and replace missing ceiling tile. Found the tiled coving damaged through out facility. To correct repair/replace coving. Observed a large dent in the drywall in the mens restroom. To correct repair and finish wall.

Found the floor (under equipment, edges and corners) in the entire facility soiled with debris. To correct thoroughly clean floors and clean on a more frequent schedule.

North bar: found the bottom of the beer keg cooler soiled with green pooling liquid with yeast growing. To correct clean bar cooler.

Found several handsinks in facility without paper towels. To correct provide paper towels in all paper towel dispensers, and keep filled.