Applebee's

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3819 Carpenter Road
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Health Report - 03/28/2014 (1 critical incident(s))

(Critical) This priority foundation violation was observed during the last inspection. Therefore, a risk control plan needs to be developed and submitted to the health department for approval. A copy of risk control form was provided to walter gregorio during the inspection. Observed the following food contact surfaces not clean to sight and touch: 1. Several insert pans stored on the clean storage shelf with food debris and datemarking stickers still stuck to the pans 2. At the storage shelf next to the dishwashing machine observed three hotel pans used to store clean utensils. In the bottom of each of the hotel pans observed water and food debris. 3. Over the prep sink observed a large stock pan with chunks of pasta stuck to the inside bottom of the pan. In each case the affected food contact surface was supposedly washed, rinsed, and sanitized before storage. Pic corrected by removing affected items for wash rinse and sanitizing in automatic dishwasher. Item corrected

Health Report - 09/16/2013 (1 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Observed the following food contact surfaces not clean to sight and touch: 1. Several insert pans stored on the clean storage shelf with food debris and datemarking stickers still stuck to the pans 2. At the prep area observed large chunks of food trapped between the blades of three different food slicers. 3. Over the prep sink observed a large stock pan with chunks of beef stuck to the inside bottom of the pan. In each case the affected food contact surface was supposedly washed, rinsed, and sanitized before storage. Pic corrected by removing affected items for wash rinse and sanitizing in automatic dishwasher. Item corrected

In the rear prep area dish storage area observed clean hotel pans ready for use stacked wet. Correct by allowing clean pans to completely air dry before stacking. This is a repeat violation

Health Report - 08/28/2013 (0 critical incident(s))

Observed the outboard area of the dish machine with an accumulation of food debris and soapy water. Observed the filter basket of the dish machine mostly full of food debris. Correct by cleaning more frequently. This violation was observed during a previous inspection.

Observed outboard side of dish machine with a pool of water. Correct by adjusting to prevent accumulation of water

At the server prep area observed a scoop used for sour cream stored in standing water between uses. Correct by storing as outlined above

In the walk in cooler observed containers of food covered while being cooled. The foods included saut´┐Żed onions, pasta, and potatoes. Correct by cooling cooked foods as outlined above

Health Report - 07/30/2013 (0 critical incident(s))

On the main cook line at several reach in cooler doors observed damaged door gaskets. Correct by inspecting all doors gaskets and replacing any open or broken door gaskets.

Observed clean and sanitized dishes stacked wet. Correct by allowing clean dishes to completely air dry before stacking

Health Report - 03/20/2013 (0 critical incident(s))

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

Observed the outboard area of the dish machine with a light accumulation of food debris and soapy water. Observed the filter basket of the dish machine mostly full of food debris. Correct by cleaning more frequently

Observed hotels pans stacked wet at the clean dishware storage area. Correct by not stacking pans until they have sufficiently air dried. This violation was observed on several previous inspections

Health Report - 02/01/2013 (0 critical incident(s))

Observed the following items in need of repair: 1. At the main wic observed the inside skin of the main entry door missing, exposing the insulation underneath. Correct by replacing the skin or the entire door. 2. Observed the mop rack at the mop sink broken. Correct by installing a new mop rack correct each item as described above.

Health Report - 09/13/2012 (0 critical incident(s))

Observed missing base cove tile at the doorway to the walk in cooler and at the door between the walk in cooler and walk in freezer. Observed the bottom of the walk in cooler door dented. Pic indicates these items are in the process of being repaired. Other repairs cited during previous inspections have been completed, including other tile work. Correct by completing these repairs as soon as possible

In the rear prep area dish storage area observed clean hotel pans ready for use stacked wet. Correct by allowing clean pans to completely air dry before stacking. This is a repeat violation

At the server soda station observed a build up of black debris on the inside of four of the soda nozzles. It appears the nozzle assembly is being removed from the fountain head and being soaked. However, the nozzle assembly is not being disassembled to allow the cleanser to reach all parts of the nozzle. Correct by completely disassembling the nozzle assembly during cleaning.

Health Report - 08/29/2012 (0 critical incident(s))

Observed hotels pans stacked wet at the clean dishware storage area. Correct by not stacking pans until they have sufficiently air dried

Health Report - 08/09/2012 (0 critical incident(s))

In the kitchen on the floor under the char grill observed an accumulation of grease and food debris. Correct by cleaning now and on a more frequent basis to prevent the accumulation of debris

Observed the vent hood over the deep fryers with a gap in the filters. Correct by replacing filters with appropriate sized filters to eliminate the gap