Cuppy's Best Soulful Deli

Contact Information

1396 E. Michigan Avenue
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Health Report - 12/18/2013 (0 critical incident(s))

Observed light bulbs at the following area without protective shielding: 1. At the front customer service area inside the food display cabinet. 2. At the front customer service area warming cabinet. 3. Over the prep line, ceiling mounted fixtures correct by providing an approved protective shield

Health Report - 06/14/2013 (1 critical incident(s))

(Critical) In a reach in refrigerator observed a large stock pot containing cooked greens at 58 degrees f. The pic states the greens were cooked last night and placed into refrigeration overnight. All cooked foods must be cooled as outlined above. Item corrected by discarding the cooked greens

Observed water leaks from roof at three different locations in the establishment. The pic has taken measures, including moving food items and installing plastic sheeting to divert the roof water to prevent contamination of food and food contact surfaces. Pic has contacted the landlord who is supposedly working on repairing the leak. Correct by stopping the roof leak

At the true brand upright refrigerator at both doors observed the door seals torn and hanging from the door. Correct by replacing the door seals

At the ventilation hood on the main cook line observed the filters with a heavy accumulation of grease and dust. Correct by cleaning the filters now and more frequently to prevent the heavy accumulation of grease

At the culinary sink next to the cook line observed the drain pipe from the sink has slipped down into the receiving drain eliminating the air gap. Correct by reestablishing a proper air gap

Health Report - 12/04/2012 (0 critical incident(s))

Observed water leaking from roof in dry storage area. Pic has taken measures to isolate food and single service items to prevent contamination. Pic has contacted the landlord who has been actively working on repairing the leak. Correct by stopping the roof leak

At the front customer service area hot holding cabinet observed the fluorescent light bulb without a protective covering. Correct by providing an approved protective shield

Health Report - 06/07/2012 (0 critical incident(s))

At the front customer service area observed the fluorescent light bulb without a protective covering. Correct by providing an approved protective shield

Health Report - 12/16/2011 (0 critical incident(s))

Observed screen door at rear entry in poor repair. Screening on the door is loose. Also screen door has no self closer. Observed steel door at rear entry without a self closer. Correct item by installing self closers on both doors and repairing screening on screen door.

Observed water dripping from the ceiling over the smoker in the center of the kitchen. The water appears to be from a roof leak. The operator does not use the smoker. The water is being collected in a pail. The water is not making contact with food or food contact surfaces. The operator has made contact with the landlord about making repairs. Correct item by repairing the roof to prevent water dripping

Health Report - 05/24/2011 (1 critical incident(s))

(Critical) I found several cleaning products stored on the same shelf as utensils and silverware. As discussed, complete separation between utensils and toxic chemicals, cleaners and degreasers must always be maintained. Inspect chemical storage areas frequently to ensure that these items are properly and safely stored. Corrected at the time of inspection. The cleaning products have been relocated as indicated above.

Provide a thermometer for the front hot holding cabinet.

Health Report - 11/09/2010 (1 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Observed open flat of raw shell eggs and 2 unopened cases of raw shell eggs located above rte vegetables and salad dressing packets in upright cooler in prep area. All raw animal products must be stored below and away from rte foods at all times to prevent cross contamination. Pic corrected by relocating eggs to bottom shelf of upright cooler at time of inspection. Critical corrected

Observed no shatterproof bulbs in display warmer in front kitchen area. To correct, please obtain plastic coated bulbs and replace as soon as possible

Observed no quat test strips in facility to measure sanitizer concentration in 3 compt sink. To correct, please obtain proper test strips as soon as possible.

Observed no trash dumpster on premises. Employees currently stacking used boxes and soiled containers next to building and removing by car at end of day. Pic indicated that a trash dumpster is scheduled to be delivered by end of week. Please install as soon as possible. Correct within 1 week

Observed raw chicken thawing in standing water in food prep sink in back kitchen area. All food must be thawed under refrigeration or under cool running water to prevent accumulation of bacteria.

Observed no serv safe certified employee in facility. Once class is completed, please fax copy of serv safe certification to carl walczesky at 734 222-3872. Correct within 90 days