Health Report #102933

Establishment Name: Garam Restaurant
Report Date: 02/24/2011
Violation Type Violation Category Violation Items Violation Locations Violation Problems Violation Comments
Critical Separation, Packaging, & Segre Raw animal food(s) cooking/preparation area cooler Stored over/next to Ready-to-eat food(s) Found a container of raw chicken stored next to and above ready to eat food in the 2 door prep top cooler. Found cartons of raw shell eggs stored above food that will receive little or no cooking in the walk in cooler. Pic corrected by moving raw foods to bottom shelves below and away from ready to eat foods.
Normal N/A N/A wall N/A Found no antichoking poster on the kitchen wall. To correct provide and post antichoking poster on kitchen wall.
Normal Food storage Food item(s) in storage N/A Stored on floor or less than 6 inches above floor Found food supplies (bags or rice and containers of kimchi) on the floor of the kitchen. To correct store food items on shelf at least 6 inches off the floor.
Normal Clean Freq, Nonfood-Contact Su Nonfood contact surface(s) cooking area hood Soiled Found the cooking hood soiled with grease and build up. Found the exterior of numerous plastic squeeze bottles of sauce soiled with build up. To correct clean as soon as possible, and clean on a more frequent schedule.
Normal Cleaning, Frequency/Restrictio Physical facilities/structures floors N/A Soiled Found the floor (under equipment, edges and corners) in the entire kitchen, especially the cooking line, soiled with accumulation. Found the walls by the cooking line soiled with splash. To correct clean as soon as possible, and clean on a more frequent schedule.
Normal Lighting, Intensity Lighting intensity cooking area hood Less than 50 foot candles Found light in the center of the cooking hood not working. To correct repair/replace light.
Normal Hair Restraint Effectiveness Hair restraint hat cooking/preparation area Not worn on head/hair Observed person working in cooking area not wearing hat/hair restraint. To correct provide hat/hair restraint and remind employees to wear them.
Normal Repairing Physical facilities Ceiling(s) Ceiling In poor repair Found ceiling tile in the dining area above waitstation water stained. To correct verify source of leak, repair, and replace ceiling tile.
Normal Clean Freq, Nonfood-Contact Su Nonfood contact surface(s) counter top(s) tray Not easily cleanable Found cups stored on paper towel lined trays on the counter in the dining room waitstation. To correct replace paper towels with a nonabsorbent type liner.