GROCERIES FOR LESS, 34078 COUNTY LINE RD, Yucaipa, CA - Restaurant inspection findings and violations

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Type: Food Handling Pl (3500-19,999 SqFt)
Address: 34078 COUNTY LINE RD, Yucaipa, CA 92399
County: San Bernardino
Total inspections: 7
Last inspection: 10/21/10

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  • Impoundment
    An enforcement officer may impound food, equipment, or utensils that are found to be adulterated, unsanitary, or in disrepair. (114393)
    Five 15oz cans of Springfield Asparagus.
  • Food in good condition, safe and unadulterated (-4 points)
    All food shall be manufactured, produces, prepared, compounded, packed, transported, kept for sale, and served so as to be pure and free from adulteration and spoilage. Any food is adulterated if it bears or contains any poisonous or deleterious substance that may render it impure or injurious to health. (113967, 113976, 113980, 113988, 113990, 114035, 114254(c), 114254.3)
    Observed swelling cans of Springfield asparagus. VC&D
  • Equipment/Utensils - approved
    Non-critical Violation
  • Adequate handwashing facilities supplied & accessi (-2 points)
    Handwashing soap and towels or drying device shall be provided in dispensers
    dispensers shall be maintained in good repair. (113953.2) Adequate facilities shall be provided for hand washing. (113953, 113953.1, 114067(f)). Handwashing sink is not separated from a warewashing sink by a 6 inch high metal splashguard or 24 inch separation. (113953) Handwashing sinks shall not be obstructed, inaccessible, used improperly or kept unclean. (113953.1)
  • Floors, walls and ceilings: built, maintained, and (-1 point)
    The walls / ceilings shall have durable, smooth, nonabsorbent, and washable surfaces. All floor surfaces, other than the customer service areas, shall be approved, smooth, durable and made of nonabsorbent material that is easily cleanable. Approved base coving shall be provided in all areas, except customer service areas and where food is stored in original unopened containers. Food facilities shall be fully enclosed. All food facilities shall be kept clean and in good repair. (114143 (d), 114257, 114266, 114268, 114268.1, 114271, 114272) Cleaning must be an approved dustless method. (114268.1) Mats and duckboards, if used, must be removable and easily cleanable. (114272) Open-air barbecues or wood-burning ovens floor surfaces must extend a minimum of five feet and be impervious or easily cleanable. (114143(d))
    Observed water rain water leaks upstair in dry storage area and through-out the building.
    Observed food debris on floor in back of storage room.

  • Warewashing facilities: installed, maintained, use (-1 point)
    Food facilities that prepare food shall be equipped with warewashing facilities. Testing equipment and materials shall be provided to measure the applicable sanitization method. (114067(f,g), 114099, 114099.3, 114099.5, 114101(a), 114101.1, 114101.2, 114103, 114107, 114125) A thermometer must be readily available to monitor the temperature of the water at the warewashing sink. A warewashing sink used to wash wiping cloths, wash produce, or thaw food must be cleaned and sanitized before and after each use.
    Observed build-up on 3-compartment sink.
  • No rodents, insects, birds, or animals (-2 points)
    Food facility shall be kept free of vermin: rodents (rats, mice), cockroaches, flies. (114259.1, 114259.4, 114259.5) Live animals are not allowed in a food facility unless, food employees with service animals may handle or care for their service animal if they wash their hands as required or persons who are licensed pursuant to Chapter 11.5 of Division 3 of the Business and Professions Code. (114259.4, 114259.5)
    Observed rodent droppings on floor in dry storage upstair.
  • Food separated and protected (-1 point)
    All food shall be separated and protected from contamination. (113984 (a, b, c, d, f), 113986, 114060, 114067(a, d, e, j), 114069(a, b), 114077, 114089.1 (c), 114143 (c)) All food shall be stored, prepared, displayed or held so that it is protected from contamination.
    Observed food boxes stored on floor in walk-in freezer.
  • Washing fruits and vegetables (-1 point)
    Raw, whole produce shall be washed prior to preparation. (113992)

  • Toilet facilities: properly constructed, supplied, (-1 point)
    Toilet facilities shall be maintained clean, sanitary and in good repair. Toilet rooms shall be separated by a well-fitting self-closing door. Toilet tissue shall be provided in a permanently installed dispenser at each toilet. The number of toilet facilities shall be in accordance with local building and plumbing ordinances. Toilet facilities shall be provided for patrons: in establishments with more than 20,000 sq ft.
    establishments offering on-site liquor consumption. (114250, 114250.1, 114276)
  • Toxic substances properly identified, stored, used (-1 point)
    All poisonous substances, detergents, bleaches, and cleaning compounds shall be stored separate from food, utensils, packing material and food-contact surfaces. (114254, 114254.1, 114254.2) An insecticide, rodenticide, or other pesticide must be used in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions.

  • Plumbing
    The potable water supply shall be protected with a backflow or back siphonage protection device, as required by applicable plumbing codes. (114192) All plumbing and plumbing fixtures shall be installed in compliance with local plumbing ordinances, shall be maintained so as to prevent any contamination, and shall be kept clean, fully operative, and in good repair. Any hose used for conveying potable water shall be of approved materials, labeled, properly stored, and used for no other purpose. (114171, 114189.1, 114190, 114193, 114193.1, 114199, 114201, 114269)
10/21/10Inspection - Routine84
No violation noted during this evaluation. 2/18/10Re-score Grade Inspection86
No violation noted during this evaluation.

Post inspection comments:
Notes: Posted C Card. Left rescore paper work. Inspector will return tomorrow to verify that the leaking has ceased. is current e-mail for facility.
11/2/09Inspection - Routine71
No violation noted during this evaluation.

Post inspection comments:
Notes: Posted A Card. Per our discussion, throw away the melted ice cream in the old freezer, to not attract ants. Hand delivered new manager's class list with local JCs and on line class options.
2/24/09Inspection - Routine90
No violation noted during this evaluation.

Post inspection comments:
Notes: Inspector to return on hot water and floor sink problem next week. Gave facility rescore paperwork. Posted B Card. Gave new owner an application to obtain a valid health permit upon close of escrow.
12/11/08Inspection - Routine80
No violation noted during this evaluation.

Post inspection comments:
Obtain paper towels and toilet paper that fit dispensers or replace dispensers.

Repaint walkin freezer. Use refrigeration paint.
3/14/08Re-score Grade Inspection90
No violation noted during this evaluation.

Post inspection comments:
Provide food worker cards for employees. See handouts. Obtain sanitizer test strips. Reinspection on 2-12-08.
1/15/08Inspection - Routine87

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