Cafe James, 6325 North Central Av, Norfolk, VA - Restaurant inspection findings and violations

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Restaurant: Cafe James
Address: 6325 North Central Av, Norfolk, Virginia
Total inspections: 6
Last inspection: Aug 7, 2009

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Inspection Date

Inspection Type

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Details / Comments

No violation noted during this evaluation. August 07, 2009Follow-up00Details / Comments
  • 2-401.11 - Critical The sandwich prep is eating in an area other than designated break area while preparing/handling food or contacting clean food contact surfaces.Employee was eating a sandwich in the kitchen while she had her gloves on. When asked why the gloves were still on she said she intended to take them off after eating.
  • 3-301.11 - Critical Food employee failed to wash his or her hands. There was no soap at the handsink when I asked an employee how she washed her hands she said she rinsed them with water.
  • 3-304.11 - Critical Food in contact with soiled equipment or utensils. Black mold observed in ice machine.
  • 3-501.16 (A) (2) - Critical Ham, chicken, and turkey cold holding at improper temperatures. Sandwich unit not working properly. Owner advised not to store PHF in unit until it has been repaired and holds the correct temp. All food out of temperature voluntarily discarded.
  • 5-205.11 - Critical The handwashing facility located at the kitchen is blocked, preventing access by employees for easy handwashing.
  • 6-301.11 - Corrected During Inspection Soap was not provided at the hand washing lavatory in the kitchen
July 29, 2009Routine51Details / Comments
  • 4-601.11 - Soiled gasket of left sandwich unit
  • 4-701.10 - Corrected During Inspection The food-contact surfaces of the following equipment were not observed sanitized: various utensils.
October 09, 2008Routine02Details / Comments
  • 4-602.12 - The (cavity, door seal) of the microwave oven is observed soiled.
  • 4-602.13 - Soil gasket of True glass unit.
June 30, 2008Routine02Details / Comments
  • 3-304.12 - Ice scoop stored on top of the ice bin
  • 3-307.11 - Personal sweater stored on storage shelf.
  • 4-602.13 - The nonfood contact surface of the Toaster catch tray had accumulations of grime and debris.
February 06, 2008Routine03Details / Comments
No violation noted during this evaluation. October 10, 2007Routine00-

August 07, 2009 (Follow-up)

All violations corrected. Prep personnel not wearing head cover. Informed that she needs to wear a hat or hair net. Recommended for permit renewal

July 29, 2009 (Routine)

Violations: Comments:
All violations discussed with the owner. No PHF to be stored in sandwich unit 2 until it has been repaired. Will reinspect in one week.

October 09, 2008 (Routine)


June 30, 2008 (Routine)


February 06, 2008 (Routine)


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