Health Report #114007

Establishment Name: Applebee's Neighborhood Bar & Grill 5820
Report Date: 02/15/2011
Violation Type Violation Category Violation Items Violation Locations Violation Problems Violation Comments
Normal Food storage N/A N/A N/A Repeat violation 2 times. Once again, i observed staff stacking pans of food on top of each other with pans in contact with food (redskin potatos). Okay to stack foods with lids on them, not directly in contact with foods. Corrected
Normal Sanitizing Solution Testing De N/A N/A N/A You need to use qt-40 test papers for the type of sanitizer you are using. Discontinue use of qt-10 papers. Also, i would like you to get 'thermolabels' to check your main dishwasher.
Normal Repairing N/A N/A N/A A couple of the floor drains were clogged. One on the main line and one at the bar. Be sure to routinely clean out the drains. Also, 2 soap dispensers have come off the wall. Re-apply them to the walls.
Normal Storing Equip./Uten./Lin./Sing N/A N/A N/A Wash the silverware storage bins more often. I observed food debris in the bins.
Normal Washing fruits and Vegetables N/A N/A N/A Staff were observed portioning up broccoli without washing it first. Produce must be washed before it is prepped and served. Corrected by washing.
Normal Cleaning, Frequency/Restrictio N/A N/A N/A Your store is not being kept clean enough. The following areas were observed dirty: the mop sink basin was full of debris, storage shelves in prep areas, walk in cooler and freezer floors, the dumpster and grease barrel and the pad around it, grease build-up on water pipes in the exhaust hood, the mobile rack by the main line. Managers need to hold staff accountable to keep your store cleaned everyday and also to keep areas organized!!!