Lighthouse Coffee Co.

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9 W. Main Street
Milan, MI 48160

Health Report - 08/26/2013 (0 critical incident(s))

Gasket on the door of the display case on bottom is split. Once split it is no longer cleanable. Replace split gaskets

The cold water knob on the faucet of the sink for the upstairs handink kitchen is loose. Repair or replace.

Bulk flour in the upstairs kitchen is not labelled. Properly label the flour as to it's contenst to identify the food and to avoid mix up.

Health Report - 02/28/2013 (2 critical incident(s))

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

The following non food contact surfaces need cleaning: the cabinets under the 2c sink, the cabinets under the front counter. Clean now and place on a more frequent cleaning schedule.

The interior of the microwave and the ceiling of the microwave, the ovens and the stove top need cleaning. Clean now and place on a more frequent cleaning schedule.

The floors by the pop carbonator need cleaning. Celan now and place on a more frequent cleaning schedule.

The utensil tubs upstairs and drawers downstairs need cleaning. Clean now and place on a more frequent cleaning schedule.

The bulb for the ice cream freezer is not shielded. Provide a shield for the bulb to minimize potential for glass fragments to get into food if bulb should shatter.

The restroom door was propped open. Keep restroom door closed to minimize attraction for insects.

The cold water knob on handsink is too tight to turn, lube and repair for easy turn to temperat water for proepr handwashing. Repair cold water knob.

The thermoemter for the upstairs double door cooler is inaccurate. Provide a thermometer in order to properly monitor the temperatures for this unit.

Health Report - 02/28/2012 (2 critical incident(s))

(Critical) Assorted potentially hazardous foods found in the display case at 44 -45 degrees f. Potentially hazardous foods must be maintained at 41 degrees f or below. Corrected by consuming or discarding foods within 4 hours of being out of temperature control.

(Critical) The underside of the shake machine above the stirrer needs cleaning. The interior of the ice maker needs cleaning. Clean now and place on a more frequent cleaning schedule. Corrected by cleaning the units.

The stove/oven combo upstairs is not vented. Provide ventilation for this unit when the area is remodeled or use of the stove changes for this unit.

The following non food contact surfaces need cleaning: the interior of the freezer cooler combo upstairs in the kitchen, the utensil storage rack upstairs, ceiling of the mircorwave. Clean now and place on a more frequent cleaning schedule.

The bulb in the upstairs storage area is no plastic coated or shielded. Provide a plastic coated bulb to minimize potential for glass fragments to get onto foods if bulb should shatter.

Paper towels missing from the handsink. Provide paper towels for proper hand drying.

Health Report - 08/25/2011 (0 critical incident(s))

Assorted domestic equipment throughout the facility including microwaves, freezers, cooler freezers and stove, ice maker. Replace with commercial nsf approved equipment when in need of repair or replacement. Stove top that is domestic has limited use for boiling eggs and potatos only.

The chest freezers have excess frost build up. Defrost now and palce on a more frequent defost cycle so that the units are cleanable. There is water build up inside the reach in section of the display unit. Eliminate build up and unplug drain if applicable.

The bulb in the upstairs dry storage area is not plastic coated or shielded. Replace with a plastic coated bulb to minimize potential for glss fragments to get onto foods if bulb should shatter.

Torn gaskets on several of the cooler doors/freezer doors. Ocne torn gaskets are no longer cleanable. Replace split gaskets.

Potentially hazardous foods were found to be thawing out in the reach in freezer at the front counter temped at 24 degrees f. Keep all foods frozen solid. Ambient air temp in the cooler at 20 degrees f. Call for repair of unit to hold foods frozen solid.

The bulk container with flour under the oven is not labelled. Label the container as to its contents to avoid mix up and mis use.

The reach in freezer was not holding foods frozen solid. Ambient air temperature of 20 degrees f. Foods were partially thawed out. Call for repair of unit.

Gaskets on most of the cooler doors need cleaning. Clean now and place on a routine cleaning schedule.

Health Report - 03/01/2011 (1 critical incident(s))

(Critical) At onset of inspection, food employee was observed to be prepping sandwiches with bare hands. Bare hand contact with ready to eat food is prohibited. Discontinue this practice. Use gloves at all times when handling rte foods or other suitable means of preventing bare hand contact such as tissue paper or utensils. Corrected by food employee putting on gloves and lengthy discussion on bare hand contact.

Manufacturer's containers are being reused for storage of foods after the original food is used up. Discontinue this practice and provide additional approved food grade containers for food storage

The rug in the restroom is not approved as it is a non smooth surface and absorbent. Replace with approved material floor covering.

The gaskets on the upright domestic cooler in the upstairs kitchen and on the reach in freezer on main floor and on the 4 door freezer in the back storage area need cleaning. Clean now and place on a more frequent cleaning schedule.

Assorted microwaves and freezers and cooler/freezers and stove and ice maker in the facility are domestic. Units must be replaced with commercial equipment that is nsf approved and current when in need of repair or replacement. Note that the stove top that is domestic has limited use in facility for boiling of eggs and potatoes.

The bulb in the upright cooler/freezer in the upstairs kitchen and in the chest freezer are not plastic coated or shielded. Replace bulbs with plastic coated bulbs to minimize potential for glass fragments to get onto foods if bulb should shatter.

Health Report - 08/30/2010 (1 critical incident(s))

(Critical) The 3c sink was set up with coffee strainer part of coffee maker in the santize compartment of the 3c sink. However there wasn't any sanitizer in the 3c sink. Corrected by adding sanitizer to proper concentration fo 50ppm cl.

Potentially hazardous foods found at 25 degrees and slightly thawed in the reach in freezer behind the front counter. Foods must be kept frozen solid. Repair or adjust freezer to hold ph foods frozen solid.

Domestic equipment in the facility including coolers, freezers and microwaves and stove and ice maker. Units must be replaced with commercial equipment when in need of repair or replacement. Note: stove top is only used for very limiter foods, boiling of potatoes, eggs and frying sausage. The oven section of this unit is not functional

Manufacturer's containers are reused for storage of foods. Discontinue this practice and provide approved food grade containers for storage.

Hair restraints not in use at front counter. Provide proper means of hair restraint to minimize potential for hair to get onto foods.

The tri color pasta salad was found in large pot in cooler at 73 degrees. The pasta was still within the 2 hour time frame to reach 70 but it is not clear if it would reach 70 in the cooler covered in half full in large pot. Cool rapidly to 70 in two hours and 41 in an additional four hours. Use ice and water to cool pasta down immediately to proper temperature prior to placing into cooler. Corrected by discussion and taking product placing into 3c sink into ice water. Was temped at 55 degrees f by end ofitwo hour time frame by changing cooling method.

The bottom of the reach in cooler section of display case was holding foods at 47 degrees f. The unit is functioning properly and maintaining ph foods up top at 40 degrees f. The bottom is used to store commercial dressings, condiments and olives only. Recommend removing or shortening mesh matting used to line shelves on display section as it is impeding air flow to the bottom of the unit.

The oven upstairs in the kitchen needs cleaning. Clean now and place on a more frequent cleaning schedule.

The door on the reach in cooler is out of alignment and is not closing tightly. Once closed there is a gap. Realign so that the door is tight fitting to make the unit most efficient.

There is a bulb in the upstairs storage area that is not plastic coated or shielded. Provide a plastic coated bulb to minimize potential for glass fragments to get onto foods if bulb should shatter.

The reach in freezer at the front counter was found to be holding ph foods at 25 degrees f partially thawd out. Adjust or repair so that ph food are kept frozen solid.

The gaskets on the doors of the coolers/freezers need cleaning on most throughout the facility. Interiorof the cooler/freezer upstairs. Clean now and place on a more frequent cleaning schedule.