Health Report #110076

Establishment Name: Old Town Tavern
Report Date: 12/16/2010
Violation Type Violation Category Violation Items Violation Locations Violation Problems Violation Comments
Critical Safe/Unadult./Honestly Present N/A N/A N/A Half and half found with expired use by date in bar reach-in-cooler. Please monitor manufacturer's use by dates and discard as needed. Critical corrected: at time of inspection discarded expired half and half found with a november use by date
Critical Storage, Separation N/A N/A N/A Some chemical products found stored next to some spices and clean bottle pouring spouts bottom cupboard at bar. Chemicals shall be stored in a separate locaton below and away from any food, clean equipment and utensils, clean linens and single-service items. Critical corrected: at time of inspection relocated spices and clean bottle pouring spouts to a shelf above chemical storage area
Normal Wiping Cloths, Use Limitation N/A N/A N/A Sanitizer concentration in wiping cloth solution at waitress station found at improper level, too high. Please use your chlorine test kit to monitor sanitizer concentration
Normal Clean Freq, Nonfood-Contact Su N/A N/A N/A Please replace grill scraper with tape on handle to provide a smooth, easily cleanable surface
Normal Clean Sight/Touch-No Accum/Enc N/A N/A N/A These areas in need of cleaning: fan cover in beer wic, handle area some of the microwave ovens, interior utensil container on shelf in rear kitchen, shelf above waitress station, shelf under table-top refrigeration unit and exterior chip buckets. Please clean now and place on routine cleaning schedule
Normal Food storage N/A N/A N/A Please cover water pitchers at front bar to protect against potential airborne contamination
Normal In-Use Utensils/Between-Storag N/A N/A N/A Please provide food-grade dispensing utensils with handles in all food items and store with handle above the food level to minimize bare-hand contact of the food item. Observed single-service cups in several food containers
Normal System Maintained in Good Repa N/A N/A N/A Hot water control knob at handwash sink rear kitchen not functioning properly. Please repair and maintain in good repair
Normal Unnecessary Items and Litter N/A N/A N/A Some clutter and unnecessary items found stored in basement in various areas. Please sort through and get rid of any unused equipment and any other items not used. This will make it easier to clean and prevent potential harborage conditions