China King, 7930 Chespeake Blvd. D, Norfolk, VA 23518 - Fast Food Restaurant inspection findings and violations



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Restaurant: China King
Address: 7930 Chespeake Blvd. D, Norfolk, VA 23518
Type: Fast Food Restaurant
Phone: 646 288-0845
Total inspections: 15
Last inspection: 01/22/2016

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Inspection findings

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Install short racks for soda can box storage to allow for easy cleaning of the physical facilities.
  • Critical: Food - Packaged and Unpackaged - Separation, Packaging, and Segregation* (corrected on site)
    Observation: Unwrapped or uncovered food in the prep unit and walk-in refrigerator.
    Correction: Protect food from cross contamination by storing food in packages, covered containers, or wrappings.
  • Nonfood-Contact Surfaces - Corrosion Resistant/Nonabsorbent (corrected on site)
    Observation: Carboard was observed used for storage in the drink refrigerator.
    Correction: Nonfood contact equipment that is exposed to splash, spillage, food soiling, or requires frequent cleaning must be smooth, durable, and nonabsorbent.
  • Equipment - Food Contact Surfaces, Nonfood Contact Surfaces, and Utensils
    Observation: The nonfood-contact surfaces of the following equipment were observed soiled with an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and/or other debris: food debris inside the reach-in freezer.
    Correction: Maintain nonfood-contact surfaces of equipment clean.
  • Physical Facilities in Good Repair
    Observation: The wall in the paper storage closet at the pipe is not maintained in good repair
    Correction: Seal the wall around the pipe with expanding foam sealant and shave down for a smooth and easily cleanable surface.
01/22/2016Routine
Ensure food is covered when cooling process is complete. Dry storage area well organized. Vent hood filters cleaned and maintained.
  • Equipment - Fixed Equipment, Spacing or Sealing
    Observation: The handwashing sink next to the walk-in refrigerator is not sealed to adjoining equipment or walls.
    Correction: Seal the unit to adjoining equipment or walls since it is exposed to spillage or seepage.
  • Equipment - Good Repair and Proper Adjustment
    Observation: The door gasket of the walk-in freezer is torn.
    Correction: Repair or replace the walk-in freezer door gasket in accordance with the manufacturer's specifications.
  • Equipment - Food Contact Surfaces, Nonfood Contact Surfaces, and Utensils (corrected on site)
    Observation: The nonfood-contact surfaces of the following equipment were observed soiled with an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and/or other debris: on top of 2-door lowboy refrigerator, hot holding rice warmer.
    Correction: Maintain nonfood-contact surfaces of equipment clean.
  • Outer Openings; Protected
    Observation: The back screen door was observed in need of a door sweep.
    Correction: Protect the food establishment against the entry of insects and rodents by: 1. Filling or closing holes and other gaps along floors, walls, and ceilings
  • Premises - Maintaining Premises; Unnecessary Items and Litter
    Observation: Facility is storing unnecessary items to the operation or maintenance of the establishment in the back room.
    Correction: Remove all unnecessary items from the facility. The presence of unnecessary articles, including equipment which is no longer used, makes regular and effective cleaning more difficult and less likely. It can also provide harborage for insects and rodents.
10/19/2015Routine
A food handler card class schedule was given to the person in charge.
  • Cooling Methods (corrected on site)
    Observation: The methods used for steamed shrimp were not adequate.
    Correction: Cool foods by the following methods: 1. Placing food in shallow pans 2. Separating food into smaller thinner portions 3. Using rapid chill cooling equipment 4. Stirring the food in a container placed in an ice water bath 5. Using containers that facilitate heat transfer 6. Adding ice as an ingredient 7. Any other method that can effectively accomplish cooling.
  • Equipment and Utensils - Durability (corrected on site)
    Observation: The container for the fried noodles is not designed to be durable.
    Correction: Remove this item from the facility and replace with an approved unit as needed. Equipment and utensils must be capable of maintaining their original characteristics in order to be easily cleaned and to prevent contamination of food.
  • Temperature Measuring Devices (corrected on site)
    Observation: There was no temperature measuring device located in the walk-in refrigerator.
    Correction: Provide a temperature measuring device in all hot or cold holding equipment used to store potentially hazardous foods so that employees can routinely monitor the ambient air temperature.
07/14/2015Routine
Health form 1-b was given to the person in charge. Ventilation hood filters maintained. Ensure thermometers are easily readable at all cold-holding units. Recommended for health permit renewal.
  • Employee Health (corrected on site)
    Observation: Employees or applicants are not aware of the reporting procedures concerning information about their health and activities as they relate to diseases that are transmissible through food, including the date of onset of jaundice or of an illness due to Salmonella Typhi, Shigella spp., Escherichia coli O157:H7, Hepatitis A virus or Norovirus.
    Correction: Have the license holder require employees or applicants report to the person in charge any information about their health and activities if they are diagnosed with or had a past illness from Salmonella Typhi, Shigella spp., Escherichia coli O157:H7, Hepatitis A virusor Norovirus.
  • Equipment - Food Contact Surfaces, Nonfood Contact Surfaces, and Utensils (corrected on site)
    Observation: The nonfood-contact surfaces of the following equipment were observed soiled with an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and/or other debris: chairs at the food prep table, outside surfaces of the 2-door lowboy refrigerator and the rear of the pepsi drink refrigerator.
    Correction: Maintain nonfood-contact surfaces of equipment clean.
  • Refuse - Cleaning Receptacles
    Observation: Refuse containers throughout the establishment are soiled and have an accumulation of debris.
    Correction: Refuse containers are to be cleaned at a frequency that prevents the build up of soil.
  • Physical Facilities - Cleaning Frequency and Restrictions (corrected on site)
    Observation: The fan cover in the walk-in refrigerator is noted in need of cleaning.
    Correction: All floors, walls, and ceilings must be cleaned as often as necessary to keep them clean. Cleaning of the physical facilities is an important measure in ensuring the protection and sanitary preparation of food. A regular cleaning schedule should be established and followed to maintain the facility in a clean and sanitary manner.
04/16/2015Routine
Door gaskets for refrigeration units are in the process of being ordered. A previous order placed was for gaskets that did not properly fit. An effective cleaning schedule has been established to prevent the accumulation of grime and debris of the physical facilities.
  • Equipment - Good Repair and Proper Adjustment (repeated violation)
    Observation: The door gaskets of the prep unit and lowboy are damaged.
    Correction: Repair or replace the prep unit and lowboy door gaskets in accordance with the manufacturer's specifications.
  • Equipment - Food Contact Surfaces, Nonfood Contact Surfaces, and Utensils
    Observation: The nonfood-contact surfaces of the following equipment were observed soiled with an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and/or other debris: inside the prep unit.
    Correction: Maintain nonfood-contact surfaces of equipment clean.
  • Personal Care Items - Storage (corrected on site)
    Observation: Personal care items are stored in such a way that they could contaminate food and food equipment in the kitchen.
    Correction: All personal care items, medicines and first aid supplies must be stored in such a way to prevent potential contamination of food, food contact items, equipment, utensils, linens, single-service and single-use articles.
01/28/2015Routine
  • Equipment - Good Repair and Proper Adjustment
    Observation: The door gaskets of the lowboy refrigerator and prep unit are damaged.
    Correction: Repair or replace the prep unit and lowboy door gasket in accordance with the manufacturer's specifications.
  • Equipment - Food Contact Surfaces, Nonfood Contact Surfaces, and Utensils (corrected on site)
    Observation: The nonfood-contact surfaces of the following equipment were observed soiled with an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and/or other debris: spice rack at the cookline, door gaskets.
    Correction: Maintain nonfood-contact surfaces of equipment clean.
10/16/2014Routine
Ensure lids for food containers are tight-fitting to prevent contamination. Vent hood filters are maintained well.
  • Critical: Food - Packaged and Unpackaged - Separation, Packaging, and Segregation* (corrected on site) (repeated violation)
    Observation: Unwrapped or uncovered food in the lowboy refrigerator.
    Correction: Protect food from cross contamination by storing food in packages, covered containers, or wrappings.
  • Equipment - Food Contact Surfaces, Nonfood Contact Surfaces, and Utensils
    Observation: The nonfood-contact surfaces of the following equipment were observed soiled with an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and/or other debris: the shelf above the prep unit and hot holding table (corrected during inspection), inside the bottom of the prep unit (corrected during the inspection), between the rice cooker table and lowboy refrigerator, the racks in the walk-in refrigerator.
    Correction: Maintain nonfood-contact surfaces of equipment clean.
  • Physical Facilities - Cleaning Frequency and Restrictions (corrected on site)
    Observation: The floor under the lowboy refrigerator was observed with an accumulation of food debris.
    Correction: All floors, walls, and ceilings must be cleaned as often as necessary to keep them clean. Cleaning of the physical facilities is an important measure in ensuring the protection and sanitary preparation of food. A regular cleaning schedule should be established and followed to maintain the facility in a clean and sanitary manner.
07/16/2014Routine
Certified Manager class schedule was given to the person in charge. Recommended for health permit renewal.
  • Critical: Food - Packaged and Unpackaged - Separation, Packaging, and Segregation* (corrected on site) (repeated violation)
    Observation: Unwrapped or uncovered food in the walk-in refrigerator.
    Correction: Protect food from cross contamination by storing food in packages, covered containers, or wrappings.
  • Equipment - Food Contact Surfaces, Nonfood Contact Surfaces, and Utensils
    Observation: The nonfood-contact surfaces of the following equipment were observed soiled with an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and/or other debris: the side of the cooking stove close to the smoker.
    Correction: Maintain nonfood-contact surfaces of equipment clean.
  • Maintenance Tools - Storing Maintenance Tools (corrected on site)
    Observation: The vacuum cleaner and tools were noted to be stored in such a way that they may contaminate food items.
    Correction: Maintenance equipment supplies and tools such as brooms, mops, vacuum cleaners, and similar items must be stored so they do not contaminate food equipment, utensils, linens, and single-service and single-use articles.
04/07/2014Routine
Physical facilities of the establishment are maintained adequately to reduce the accumulation of grime and debris.
  • Cooling Methods (corrected on site)
    Observation: The methods used for cooling were not adequate.
    Correction: Cool foods by the following methods: 1. Placing food in shallow pans 2. Separating food into smaller thinner portions 3. Using rapid chill cooling equipment 4. Stirring the food in a container placed in an ice water bath 5. Using containers that facilitate heat transfer 6. Adding ice as an ingredient 7. Any other method that can effectively accomplish cooling.
  • Equipment and Utensils - Durability
    Observation: The microwave oven is not designed for commercial use.
    Correction: Remove this item from the facility and replace with an approved unit as needed. Equipment and utensils must be capable of maintaining their original characteristics in order to be easily cleaned and to prevent contamination of food.
  • Premises - Maintaining Premises; Unnecessary Items and Litter
    Observation: Facility is storing unnecessary items to the operation or maintenance of the establishment.
    Correction: Remove all unnecessary items from the facility. The presence of unnecessary articles, including equipment which is no longer used, makes regular and effective cleaning more difficult and less likely. It can also provide harborage for insects and rodents.
01/27/2014Routine
Clean all food prep surfaces often throughout the day to prevent accumulations of grime and debris. Discontinue the use of extension cords as a permanent electrical outlet.
  • Critical: Food - Packaged and Unpackaged - Separation, Packaging, and Segregation* (corrected on site)
    Observation: Unwrapped or uncovered food in the walk-in refrigerator.
    Correction: Protect food from cross contamination by storing food in packages, covered containers, or wrappings.
  • Cloths - Wiping Cloths; Use Limitation (corrected on site) (repeated violation)
    Observation: Wiping cloths improperly stored between use.
    Correction: Ensure wet wiping cloths are stored in a chemical sanitizer at the proper concentration between use.
10/28/2013Routine
No violation noted during this evaluation.07/17/2013Follow-up
  • Critical: Demonstration of Knowledge*
    Observation: A food service employee was working in the food service establishment without having a valid food service card.
    Correction: A food service employee shall have a valid food service card prior to working in the food service establishment. The person in charge shall not employ anyone to work in the food service establishment until they posses a valid food service card. A food service employee shall have a valid food service card while working in a food establishment.
  • Hair Restraints - Effectiveness (corrected on site)
    Observation: Employees observed working in the food service area without proper hair restraints.
    Correction: Ensure all employees wear hair restraints such as hats, hair coverings or nets, beard restraints, and clothing that covers body hair, that are designed and worn to effectively keep their hair from contacting exposed food clean equipment, utensils, and linens, and unwrapped single-service and single-use articles.
  • Cloths - Wiping Cloths; Use Limitation
    Observation: Wiping cloths improperly stored between use.
    Correction: Ensure wet wiping cloths are stored in a chemical sanitizer at the proper concentration between use.
  • Thawing (corrected on site)
    Observation: Improper methods used to thaw ribs.
    Correction: Thaw potentially hazardous foods by either of the following methods: 1. Under refrigeration that maintains food temperature at 41°F 2. Completely submerged under running water at a temperature of 70°F or below with sufficient water velocity to agitate and float off loose particles in an overflow 3. As part of the cooking process
  • Single-Service and Single-Use, Characteristics (corrected on site)
    Observation: Observed use of non food grade paper as a food contact material.
    Correction: Discontinue use of the non food grade paper as food contact material. Use materials that are safe and clean, and will not allow the transfer of colors, odors, or tastes to the food.
  • Equipment - Food Contact Surfaces, Nonfood Contact Surfaces, and Utensils
    Observation: The nonfood-contact surfaces of the following equipment were observed soiled with an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and/or other debris: ventilation hood filters and walk-in refrigerator shelving.
    Correction: Maintain nonfood-contact surfaces of equipment clean.
  • Hand Drying Provision (corrected on site)
    Observation: No disposable towels were provided a the hand washing lavatory in the kitchen.
    Correction: Hand drying devices such as individual disposable paper towels, a continuous towel system that supplies the user with a clean towel or heated air hand drying device must be provided at all hand washing lavatories to encourage proper hand washing and avoid employees to drying their hands on their clothing or other unclean materials
  • Lighting, Intensity (corrected on site)
    Observation: Less than 50 foot candles of light was noted in the kitchen.
    Correction: Provide at least 50 foot candles at a surface where a food employee is working with food or working with utensils or equipment such as knives, slicers, grinders, or saws where employee safety is a factor
  • Physical Facilities - Cleaning Frequency and Restrictions
    Observation: The restroom in the kitchen area is noted in need of cleaning.
    Correction: All floors, walls, and ceilings must be cleaned as often as necessary to keep them clean. Cleaning of the physical facilities is an important measure in ensuring the protection and sanitary preparation of food. A regular cleaning schedule should be established and followed to maintain the facility in a clean and sanitary manner.
07/12/2013Routine
Recommended for health permit renewal.
No violation noted during this evaluation.
03/21/2013Follow-up
  • Critical: Food - Potentially Hazardous Food; Hot Holding* (corrected on site)
    Observation: Egg drop soup was observed hot holding at improper temperatures.
    Correction: Hot hold potentially hazardous food at 135°F or above to inhibit the growth of harmful bacteria.
  • Equipment and Utensils - Durability
    Observation: The cardboard box used as a shelf is not designed and constructed to be durable.
    Correction: Remove this item from the facility and replace with an approved unit as needed. Equipment and utensils must be capable of maintaining their original characteristics in order to be easily cleaned and to prevent contamination of food.
  • Single-Service and Single-Use Articles, Use Limitation (corrected on site)
    Observation: Metal cans were observed reused for the storage of food items.
    Correction: Discontinue the reuse of single-use containers for food storage. Provide approved reusable food storage containers designed for your food storage needs.
  • Equipment - Food Contact Surfaces, Nonfood Contact Surfaces, and Utensils
    Observation: The nonfood-contact surfaces of the following equipment were observed soiled with an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and/or other debris: in between the flat top grill and fryers, between flat top grill and wok range, inside the mop sink, in between the prep unit and hot holding unit, the bottom shelf of the end table next to the prep unit, the nonfood contact surface of the meat grinder on the end table next to the prep unit.
    Correction: Maintain nonfood-contact surfaces of equipment clean.
  • Physical Facilities - Cleaning Frequency and Restrictions
    Observation: the floors behind the deep fryers are noted in need of cleaning.
    Correction: All floors, walls, and ceilings must be cleaned as often as necessary to keep them clean. Cleaning of the physical facilities is an important measure in ensuring the protection and sanitary preparation of food. A regular cleaning schedule should be established and followed to maintain the facility in a clean and sanitary manner.
03/19/2013Routine
  • Cloths - Wiping Cloths; Use Limitation (corrected on site)
    Observation: Wiping cloths improperly stored between use.
    Correction: Ensure wet wiping cloths are stored in a chemical sanitizer at the proper concentration between use.
  • Equipment and Utensils - Durability (corrected on site)
    Observation: The broccoli box is not designed and constructed to be durable.
    Correction: Remove this item from the facility and replace with an approved unit as needed. Equipment and utensils must be capable of maintaining their original characteristics in order to be easily cleaned and to prevent contamination of food.
  • Equipment - Food Contact Surfaces, Nonfood Contact Surfaces, and Utensils
    Observation: The nonfood-contact surfaces of the following equipment were observed soiled with an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and/or other debris: food debris inside the prep refrigerator.
    Correction: Maintain nonfood-contact surfaces of equipment clean.
  • Physical Facilities - Cleaning Frequency and Restrictions
    Observation: The floor and containers where the flour and seasoning bins are stored are noted in need of cleaning.
    Correction: All floors, walls, and ceilings must be cleaned as often as necessary to keep them clean. Cleaning of the physical facilities is an important measure in ensuring the protection and sanitary preparation of food. A regular cleaning schedule should be established and followed to maintain the facility in a clean and sanitary manner.
12/07/2012Routine

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