Wafel Shop, The

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113 E. Liberty St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Health Report - 08/11/2014 (0 critical incident(s))

Observed employee belongings (shirt, laptop) stored on top of a bag of flour and closed box of single service items on dry storage shelf across from 3 compt sink. Also, observed employee apron stored on edge of clean dishware shelf brushing up against clean utensils. All employee belongings must be stored in an area of kitchen which cannot possibly contaminate food, single service items or clean equipment. Pic corrected by relocating all employee belongings to approved storage location at time of inspection. Violation corrected.

Observed interior of convection oven in cooking area with an accumulation of grease and debris. To correct, please clean now and on a more frequent schedule

Observed cooking surfaces of panini press in prep area with a heavy accumulation of burnt on food debris. To correct, please clean now and on a more frequent schedule.

Health Report - 02/03/2014 (1 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Re-using single-use gloves near cutting board rear kitchen and at front counter prep unit. Single-use gloves shall be used for only one task such as working with ready-to-eat food, used for no other purpose and discarded when damaged or soiled, or when interruptions occur in the operation. Corrected at time of inspection by discarding used gloves at both stations and discussing proper glove use with employees. Gloves are available

Towels lining shelf for clean plate storage in rear kitchen. Please eliminate towels and provide smooth, easily cleanable, non-absorbant surface for plate storage. Discussed need for proper shelving in rear kitchen near cook line; currently using top of bulk food bins to store utensils, gloves, etc

Please re-establish the air gap for the ice machine drain line, there is currently an air break. The air gap shall be twice the pipe diameter above the flood rim of the floor drain. Currently not using the ice machine

Paper towels not stored in paper towel dispenser front counter handwash sink. Please provide paper towel dispenser that accomodates paper towels and that dispenses them easily.

These areas in need of cleaning: floor/wall juncture in hood canopy (stainless sides come down to floor, there is a gap between the stainless and floor tiles; you may want to caulk this area to prevent food from building up in this gap), floors under overturned crates rear kitchen near handwash sink and floors under handwash sink front counter. Please clean now and as often as necessary to maintain in clean condition

Food employees observed without hair restraints. Food employees shall wear hair restraints that effectively restrain their hair and to prevent them for touching their hair

Health Report - 08/12/2013 (2 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Ice machine installed without air gap on drain line. Please provide an air gap for ice machine drain line that is a minimum twice the pipe diameter above the flood rim of the drain. Corrected at time of inspection by adjusting flexible drain line hose to provide a proper air gap more than twice the pipe diameter above the flood rim of the floor drain. Owner will consult with ice machine installers to switch flexible drain line to rigid pvc pipe.

(Critical) Consumer advisory on menu missing reminder statement. Please add wording for proper consumer advisory on menu. Not corrected. Owner will add stickers to existing menus. ,

(1) some single-service trays and take-out containers found stored improperly front counter. Please invert to prevent potential contamination of the food-contact end. (2) single-service cups for water stacked near water dispenser at self-service station. Please provide cup dispenser to prevent potential contamination of cup when removing from stack

Some floor tiles rear kitchen in poor repair. Please repair or replace to provide smooth, easily cleanable surface

Facility using overturned milk crates in various areas for storage. Please provide smooth, easily cleanable shelving units, like dunnage racks to replace milk crates

Please provide covered waste receptacle in unisex restroom for proper disposal of sanitary napkins

Observed standing water under ice machine. Please repair any leaks and maintain in good repair

(1) sanitizer concentration in wet wiping cloth solution low in rear kitchen. Please monitor throughout the day with chlorine test kit and change as needed to provide sanitizer at proper concentration at all times. (2) no wet wiping cloth solution set up for wand at espresso machine. Please set up designated wiping cloth solution for wiping wand at front counter espresso machine

Health Report - 02/28/2013 (0 critical incident(s))

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