Applebee's, 10606 Sheldon Rd, Tampa, FL - Restaurant inspection findings and violations

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Restaurant: APPLEBEE'S
Address: 10606 Sheldon Rd, Tampa, FL 33626
Type: Permanent Food Service
License #: 3912017
Total inspections: 8
Last inspection: 08/31/2010

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Inspection findings

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Type

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  • Critical. Observed potentially hazardous food cold held at greater than 41 degrees Fahrenheit. Corrected On Site.
  • Critical. Observed food being cooled by nonapproved method. in cooler covered, high pan. Chili was still 136F almost at 2 hour mark. Corrected On Site.
  • Critical. No conspicuously located thermometer in holding unit. on grill line
  • Critical. Observed food stored on floor. sour mix in beer cooler
  • Critical. Observed cloth used as a food-contact surface. under cutting board
  • Critical. Observed improper use of bowl/plastic food container or other container with no handle used to dispense ready-to-eat food. lemon wedges, salsa
  • Observed in-use utensil stored in standing water less than 135 degrees Fahrenheit.on cookline and wait area
  • Critical. Observed a beverage container on a food preparation table or over/next to clean equipment/utensils. Corrected On Site.
  • Water treatment device has not been inspected or serviced according to manufacturer's instructions.
  • Observed old labels stuck to food containers after cleaning.
  • Critical. Observed soil buildup inside ice bin.
  • Critical. Observed buildup of slime in soda gun.
  • Equipment and utensils not properly air-dried.
  • Critical. No handwashing sign provided at a handsink used by food employees. bar
  • Critical. Hand wash sink lacking proper hand drying provisions. bar
  • Critical. Handwashing cleanser lacking at handwashing lavatory. bar
  • Critical. Observed small flying insects in kitchen area.
  • Light not functioning. handicap stall in ladies restroom
  • Critical. Observed the use of cooking equipment producing grease laden vapors/smoke with no hood suppression system installed. Notified Fire AHJ. For reporting purposes only.
08/31/2010Routine - FoodInspection Completed - No Further Action
  • Violation: 15-28-2 Hood filters are not tight-fitting and firmly held in place - leaving open spaces. For reporting purposes only.
  • Violation: 37-03-1 Observed wall in disrepair. mop sink
  • Violation: 37-18-1 Observed dusty ceiling tiles and/or air conditioning vent covers.
6/21/2010Routine - FoodCall Back - Complied
  • Critical. Observed potentially hazardous food cold held at greater than 41 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Critical. Cold holding reachins equipment incapable of maintaining potentially hazardous food at proper temperatures.
  • Critical. Cold holding walkin equipment incapable of maintaining potentially hazardous food at proper temperatures.
  • Critical. No conspicuously located thermometer in holding unit. freezer
  • Critical. Observed improper use of bowl/plastic food container or other container with no handle used to dispense ready-to-eat food. ice
  • Observed in-use utensil stored in standing water less than 135 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Critical. Observed employee engage in food preparation, handle clean equipment or utensils, or touch unwrapped single-service items, without washing hands. before putting on gloves
  • Critical. Observed a designated employee drinking area located in a food preparation or other restricted area.
  • Hood filters are not tight-fitting and firmly held in place - leaving open spaces. For reporting purposes only.
  • Clean glasses, cups, utensils, pots and pans not stored inverted or in a protected manner.
  • Cleaned and sanitized equipment, utensils, linens or single-service not properly stored. next to handwashing sink
  • Equipment and utensils not properly air-dried.
  • Observed single-service articles stored without protection from contamination.
  • Observed open dumpster lid.
  • Critical. Observed live flies in kitchen.
  • Observed wall in disrepair. mop sink
  • Observed dusty ceiling tiles and/or air conditioning vent covers.
  • No suitable facilities provided to store employee clothing and other possessions.
  • Critical. Observed toxic item stored in food preparation area. bleach
  • Critical. Observed sanitizing solution exceeding the maximum concentration allowed. towels
6/18/2010Routine - FoodWarning Issued
  • Critical. Observed food stored on floor. freezer
  • Critical. Observed employee engage in food preparation, handle clean equipment or utensils, or touch unwrapped single-service items, without washing hands. before putting on gloves
  • Critical. Observed an open beverage container on a food preparation table or over/next to clean equipment/utensils.
  • Observed old labels stuck to food containers after cleaning.
  • Critical. Dishmachine chlorine sanitizer not at proper minimum strength.
  • Wiping cloth chlorine sanitizing solution not at proper strength. Tested over 500 ppm Corrected On Site.
  • Wet wiping cloth not stored in sanitizing solution between uses.
  • Critical. Observed encrusted material on can opener.
  • Observed build-up of mold-like substance reachin doir frames
  • Cleaned and sanitized equipment, utensils, linens or single-service not properly stored. next to handwashing sink where splash occurres
  • Equipment and utensils not properly air-dried.
  • Critical. Handwash sink not accessible for employee use at all times.
  • Observed open dumpster lid.
  • No suitable facilities provided to store employee clothing and other possessions.
  • Critical. Observed unlabeled spray bottle.
1/26/2010Routine - FoodInspection Completed - No Further Action
  • Critical. Stop Sale issued on potentially hazardous food due to temperature abuse (see Stop Sale Notice).
  • Critical. Cooked potentially hazardous food not cooled from 135 degrees Fahrenheit to 41 degrees Fahrenheit within 6 hours.
  • Observed old labels stuck to food containers after cleaning.
  • Wiping cloth quaternary ammonium compound sanitizing solution not at proper strength. Tested over 600 ppm
  • Critical. Observed encrusted material on can opener.
  • Observed residue build-up on outside of kitchen equipment
  • Observed clean equipment stored on floor. ice buckets
  • Critical. Vacuum breaker mising at hose bibb. mop sink
  • Floors not maintained smooth and durable. freezer threshold
  • Observed dusty ceiling tiles and/or air conditioning vent covers. prep
  • Critical. Observed unlabeled spray bottle.
9/29/2009Routine - FoodInspection Completed - No Further Action
No report available. 5/14/2009Routine - FoodInspection Completed - No Further Action
No report available. 11/14/2008Routine - FoodInspection Completed - No Further Action
No report available. 7/1/2008Routine - FoodInspection Completed - No Further Action

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