Biggby Coffee

Contact Information

1741 Plymouth Rd.
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Health Report - 08/15/2014 (4 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Person in charge not familiar with employee health reporting requirements. The permit holder shall require food employees to report to the pic information about their health and activities as they relate to diseases that are transmissible through food. Corrected at time of inspection by providing and discussing content of mda employee health poster. Pic will review with all staff, including the big 5 illnesses and the reportable symptoms

(Critical) Observed various wrapped deli meats without date marking. Refrigerated, ready-to-eat, potentially hazardous food items must be clearly marked with the discard date once opened, prepared or removed from the freezer. Corrected at time of inspection by discarding some wrapped deli meats and marking the two with the proper discard date that the pic removed from the freezer this morning.

(Critical) Observed employee not washing their hands when circumstances required handwashing. Food employees shall clean thir hands and exposed portion of their arms immediately before engaging in food preparation. Corrected at time of inspection by discussing when employees should wash hands. Observed cashier contact money, put on gloves then prepare a bagel sandwich. Employee now understands that she will need to wash her hands after contacting money before she puts on gloves to make a sandwich. See item (h) " before donning gloves for working with food" cashier was the only employee present at time of this inspection

(Critical) Yogurt found in display case at improper temperature. Potentially hazardous food shall be maintained at 41°F or below or 135°F or above. Corrected at time of inspection by discarding yogurt found at 45°F in display case. In future employees will place yogurts in rear section of display cooler and monitor food temperatures with thermometer to assure yogurt maintains at 41°F or below at all times

(1) soap dispenser in poor repair at handwash sink in rear kitchen. Please repair; still able to dispense soap but difficult. (2) backsplash between wall and counter behind handwash sink front counter pulling away from the wall. Please reattach and caulk to provide good seal

Refrigeration door gaskets both reach-in-coolers front counter in need of cleaning. Please clean now and as often as necessary to maintain in clean condition

Existing certified food safety manager no longer works at this location. Please provide a copy of a food safety manager certificate for one full time employee within 90 days

Refrigeration door gaskets on both reach-in-coolers front counter in poor repair. Please replace to provide good seal and so smooth and easily cleanable

(1) please provide covered container for coffee filters or store in original packaging to prevent potential contamination. (2) please provide clean tray or washable bar mat to store inverted pitchers at front counter

Observed several fruit flies at front counter near handwash sink. Please continue to work with your extermiantion company to eliminate the flies. Facility using traps and are keeping cabinets under counter very clean. Did observe a gap above the backsplash between the counter and the wall behind the handwash sink; please recaulk this area to prevent any standing water behind backsplash.

Sanitizer concentration low in wet wiping cloth solution front counter. Please monitor sanitizer concentration and change throughout the day as needed to maintain sanitizer at proper concentration

Health Report - 03/03/2014 (2 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Observed two portions of deli meat in the one door low-boy cooler by the cash register to be expired on 3-1 (two days prior). Corrected by discarding this food

(Critical) Observed +/- 6 portions of bacon and deli meat in the one door low-boy refrigerator without last day of use dates on them. The barista indicated she just pulled these from the freezer this morning. Corrected by providing a last day of use on each of the packages. Ensure staff provide this date promptly when these foods are pulled from the freezer

The outsides of many syrup bottles have excessive syrup accumulation on them. Maintain these surfaces clean

The plastic ice machine bin ice scoop has a large crack in it. Provide a replacement ice scoop (if this is a common occurrence, consider purchasing an aluminum scoop)

Back counter base cabinet under hand washing sink: re-establish the drain line air gap for the two white, flexible drain lines from the back-flow preventers under the coffee brewing machines. Re-attach these drain lines with cable ties to the pvc hand sink drain pipe

The large plastic ice scoop for the ice machine was found in the ice bin with the handle touching some ice. Ensure the scoop is stored in the ice scoop holder or outside of the ice bin, upside down on a clean surface. Corrected by placing the scoop in the holder

The bottom edge of the ice machine bin deflector shield has some slime build-up on it. Clean and sanitize this surface now and more frequently in the future to prevent this accumulation

Health Report - 09/06/2013 (3 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Back kitchen hand washing sink: the soap container was empty. Corrected by providing a replacement soap insert. Maintain soap at your hand washing stations so employees can properly wash their hands

(Critical) The employee in charge indicated the blender pitchers, sandwich knife, cream cheese spreader, mixing spoons, cream pitchers, etc. Are washed at the end of the night. These food contact surfaces are in contact with potentially hazardous foods and require formal washing, rinsing and sanitizing in the three compartment sink on intervals not to exceed four hours. Per a biggby log chart, this task is to be carried out every three hours. Ensure all staff are reminded of this requirement and that it is performed when required. Corrected by discussing this issue with the employee and reminding him to clean these items on the required frequency

(Critical) Back kitchen hand washing station: no paper was available in the dispenser. Corrected by replacing the paper towel. Ensure paper towels are provided so employees can properly dry their hands

Ice machine/bin in the back room: the ice scoop handle was resting in the ice. Corrected by placing the scoop in the provided ice bin scoop rest

Several surfaces inside the ice making machine and the ice deflector in the bin below are over-due for cleaning. Schedule this unit for cleaning

The floor is in need of cleaning under the ice making machine and the adjacent one door upright refrigerators/freezer.

Health Report - 03/05/2013 (0 critical incident(s))

This incident (35368) does not have any more information on it

Health Report - 09/06/2012 (1 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Observed a spray can of "sudden death ant & roach spray" located under the front area hand washing sink (in the base cabinet). Corrected by removing from the facility. Only purchase and use insecticides that are labeled for use in food service establishments according to label directions.

1) observed the men's bathroom door to have a damaged and/or loose hinge(s). This is causing the upper part of the door to hit the door frame on the latch side. Repair/replace as needed so the door closes properly. 2) back counter dump sink: observed moisture seeping under the sink counter flange and dripping into the base cabinet area below. Remove the sink basin, remove old sealant, and after cleaning and drying the mating surfaces apply a new sealant to prevent moisture from migrating under this flange

Observed no paper towel provided in the dispenser at the back of the house. Asap provide a replacement roll of paper towel

Observed no soap provided in the dispenser at the back of the house hand washing sink. Obtain an additional soap container for this station asap

Health Report - 03/09/2012 (2 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Observed multiple individual servings of deli meat in the one door front counter cooler to not have use-by dates provided. Corrected by discarding this deli meat and by pulling more deli meat from the freezer and providing last day of use dates

(Critical) Observed the quat sanitizer in the three compartment sink to be too weak (around 100 ppm). Corrected by providing a fresh solution of quat sanitizer at 200 ppm

Observed two containers at the front kitchen area with wiping towels to have a low sanitizer concentration (<100 ppm). Corrected by providing fresh sanitizer at 200 ppm

Observed the wet mop head stored hanging to the left of the mop sink basin. Please ask staff to hang the wet mop above the mop sink in the mop rack provided so all moisture drains in to the mop sink basin and doesn't leave moisture on the wall or floor

Health Report - 09/23/2011 (0 critical incident(s))

Observed the open drain located in the back counter base cabinet below the sink basins to be unclean. Thoroughly clean and rinse this drain at least 2x per week to remove soil accumulation. Also, the floor under the ice making machine is due for cleaning

Your food service license that expired on april 30th of this year is still posted. Locate and post your current food service license

Observed wet wiping towels stored on the counter as well as the wiping towel sanitizer solution to be too weak. Corrected by providing fresh sanitizer at 200 ppm

No hand washing soap was provided at the back counter hand washing sink. The dispenser came off of the wall. Temporarily corrected by providing a large bottle of hand washing soap on the counter. Ensure hand washing soap is always conveniently available.

Health Report - 04/07/2011 (0 critical incident(s))

1) observed two wet wiping towels stored on the counter. Corrected by placing them in the sanitizer solution. 2) the sanitizer solution (at the front counter area--two containers) has become too weak through use this morning. Corrected by replacing the sanitizer with 200 ppm quat sanitizer from the three compartment sink

The floor in the back kitchen located under the ice machine and the three upright freezer/cooler units is overdue for cleaning

Several ceiling tiles are removed from the back kitchen area. Re-install these ceiling tiles

Health Report - 10/19/2010 (0 critical incident(s))

Corrected by replacing the sanitizer in the wiping cloth pails with fresh sanitizer at 200 ppm. During the day ensure staff replace the sanitizer solution frequently to maintain 200 ppm and to prevent bacterial growth

Plastic knives, forks and spoons at the back counter. Please invert these utensils so staff only touch the handle when dispensing

Observed a metal stem food thermometer to be reading +/-7f too low. Corrected by re-calibrating

Observed the drain pipes and receiving basins for the waste water at the following locations to be in need of cleaning: the espresso machine, and the counter dump & hand washing sinks. These drains will likely need cleaning several times per week to maintain them clean