Health Report #111780

Establishment Name: Prickly Pear Cafe
Report Date: 08/23/2011
Violation Type Violation Category Violation Items Violation Locations Violation Problems Violation Comments
Normal Hair Restraint Effectiveness Hair restraint hat cooking/preparation area Not worn on head/hair Observed employees working in the food prep areas not wearing hats/hair restraints. To correct provide hats/hair restraints and remind employees to wear them.
Normal Cleaning, Frequency/Restrictio Physical facilities/structures N/A Soiled Found feathers and dust on the basement ceiling vent covers. Found the exterior of the main cooking hood soiled with dust and accumulation. Found the floor (under equipment, edges and corners) in the upper and lower cooking/prep areas soiled with accumulation and build up. Found the walls around the prep areas and sink areas soiled. Found the walls in the basement storage room soiled with water stains. (pic states basement is not leaking) to correct thoroughly clear noted areas and clean on a schedule to preclude accumulation.
Normal Outside receptacles Waste receptacle(s) dumpster dumpster With doors,lids or covers Missing Found the doors of the card board dumpster left open. To correct keep doors closed.
Normal Repairing Physical facilities Ceiling(s) floor/wall juncture In poor repair Found the tiled coving in the basement prep area missing tile. To correct repair/replace coving.
Normal Outer Openings, Protected Outer opening(s) Door(s) screen door(s) Not sealed to prevent pest entry Found the basement screen door left open. Pic corrected by closing door, and has been instructed to monitor that screen door is kept closed to minimize pest.
Normal Clean Freq, Nonfood-Contact Su Nonfood contact surface(s) cooking/preparation area counter Soiled Found the underside of the counter above the prep top cooler soiled with build up and accumulation. Found the exterior and edges of food pans soiled with burn on. Found the bottom of the 2 door reach in cooler soiled with accumulation. Found the exterior top of the cooking hood soiled with dust and accumulation. Found the bottom shelf of the storage shelf of the back outside dining area soiled with accumulation. Found the door handles and exteriors of coolers soiled. To correct clean as soon as possible and clean on a more frequent schedule.