Restaurant inspections

Informaton provided by the Miami County Public Health Department.

July 6

• Ducky’s, 100 W. Market St., Troy — Repeat: Non-food contact surfaces of equipment are unclean. Reach in unit handles were unclean to sight and touch with ice cream residue.

July 7

• Winan’s, 1201 Experiment Farm Road, Troy — Facility does not have an employee with manager certification in food protection.

Single-service and single-use articles not protected from contamination. A box of single-use cup lids was observed on the floor in the back of the facility.

Facility not maintained clean. Floors throughout the facility were observed unclean. The floors near the hand sink in the back were sticky at the time of inspection.

Corrected during inspection; critical: Food employee(s) did not wash hands when required. Employee did not wash hands prior to donning single use gloves to handle chocolate. Employee was instructed to wash hands prior to glove use.

Critical:

Handwashing sink not accessible. Observed boxes and bags of trash in front of the hand sink making it inaccessible.

Presence of live insects. Gnats were observed throughout the back of the facility.

Critical; repeat: Equipment food-contact surfaces or utensils are unclean. The ice machine and bin was observed with a mold-like build up.

• American Legion #586, 377 N. Third St., Tipp City — Facility does not have an employee with manager certification in food protection. At the time of inspection, an employee manager certification in food protection was not provided.

Cutting blocks or boards cannot be effectively cleaned and sanitized. Cutting boards were observed with deep scores and scratches and can no longer be effectively cleaned and sanitized.

Physical facilities not maintained in good repair. The back bar area was observed in disrepair. Missing sections of flooring and cove base were observed.

Critical; repeat: Equipment food-contact surfaces or utensils are unclean. Both ice machines: the front and back bar, were observed with mold like build up inside the ice bin and on the ice machine grid.

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Equipment not approved by a recognized testing agency. Multiple residential freezers and refrigerators observed being used in the basement.

Non-food contact surfaces of equipment are unclean. The two door reach-in freezer door gaskets were observed with mold build up.

Facility not maintained clean. Floors in the front bar area were observed with trash and dirt build up. Floors underneath the fryers in the kitchen were observed with a build up of grease and food debris.

• Dollar Tree, 1885 W. Main St., Troy — Repeat: RFE does not comply with Level One Certification requirements.

July 8

• Tipp City Gas & Food Mart, 1015 W. Main St., Tipp City — Handwashing sign(s) not posted. The hand sink in the back and in the facility restroom were observed without proper signage. Place an employee must wash hands sign at these hand sinks.

Poisonous or toxic chemicals did not have manufacturers label. The manufacturer’s label on a container of unknown liquid was observed completely removed. The unknown substance was said to contain pinesol. Retain the manufacturer’s labels so these chemicals can be properly used per manufacturer’s use direction.

A food packaged in the facility not labeled properly. Ice made and packaged in house were observed with incomplete labels. The packaging was observed without the address of the packer/distributor of the ice. Place the business address on the exterior of the ice packaging.

Observed single-use cups in the back storage room that were being stored on the ground. Place the cups on a racking system at least 6” up and off the floor.

Fixed equipment not properly sealed or spaced for cleaning. The bathroom handsink was observed needing to be recaulked and sealed to the adjacent wall. Seal this fixture back in place.

Non-food contact surface(s) not cleaned at the required frequency. 1) Water was observed pooling beneath the dump sink cabinet next to the soda dispensing machine 2) The cabinety beneath the main island pre-packaged display case was observed with dust, dirt and sawdust build up Clean the areas that are noted above.

Facility not maintained clean. The floors in the back storage area were observed dirty and also had a gas like odor. Clean the back storage room to remove debris and the gas odor.

Unnecessary or nonfunctional items and /or litter on premises. In the back storage area, unnecessary items such as a chainsaw and several propane tanks were being stored. Remove any and all unnecessary items from the premises.

Critical: Equipment food-contact surfaces or utensils are unclean. The ice machine was observed with severe mold growth inside the ice bin and on the internal components. The ice machine was voluntarily turned off at the time of inspection. Remove ice, completely clean and sanitize.

Corrected during inspection; critical: Working containers of poisonous or toxic materials not properly labeled. In the back storage area, an unlabeled spray bottle was observed. Upon informing the PIC, the bottle which was said to be pinesol was properly labeled.

• Tipp City Road Dog, 1200 W. Main St., Tipp City — No sanitizer test kit available. The facility was without quaternary ammonium sanitizing test strips. Obtain the proper test strips for testing the concentration of the sanitizing solution used to clean and sanitize food contact surfaces of equipment and utensils.

Non-food contact surfaces of equipment are unclean. A few of the reach-in units were observed with food debris build-up on their interior. The undercounter cubby holders beneath the hot holding cabinet were observed with food debris build-up. The exterior surfaces and handles to the stand up reach-in 2-door cooler were observed with food residue build-up. Ensure non-food contact surfaces are cleaned to sight and touch.

The wall behind the floor mounted mop basin and the wall area above where the mops were being propped to dry were observed with dirt and residue build-up. Ensure these areas of the physical facilities are cleaned frequently enough to prevent such accumulations.

Mops dried improperly. The mop hanger had been removed from the wall. Mops were observed soiling the walls behind the mop basin. Reinstall the mop hanger(s) to properly air-dry soiled mop heads.

• The Vault Tavern, 761 N. County Road 25A, Troy — Repeat:

Waste receptacles for refuse or recyclables stored so they are accessible to insects and/or rodents. Observed trash bags full of recyclables stored underneath outdoor deck.

Facility not maintained clean. Underneath bar equipment, especially unused bins/drains had food and dirt build up.

Physical facilities not maintained in good repair. Severe water damaged was observed throughout the facility’s ceiling. Floors in the women’s rest room were observed broke/missing. Plywood floors in one of the stalls instead of floor tiles was observed. Behind the bar, there are multiple spots with broken/missing flooring tiles.

• Weldy’s Dairy Bar, 218 S. Miami Ave., Bradford — Nonfood-contact surfaces constructed of unapproved materials. Below the hand sink and around the plumbing fixtures in the employee restroom, a wooden board was observed fastened to the wall. Properly seal so this area is made cleanable. Caulk and seal around the plumbing fixtures.

Floor and wall junctures not properly coved or closed and/or floor drains not provided. In the employee restroom, the wall below the hand sink and toilet was observed with cove base that was completely loose and unfastened from the wall. Clean along the wall and then replace the cove base finish in this area.

Floors, walls, and/or ceilings not smooth and easily cleanable. The floors to the outside shed were observed deteriorating beneath the ice machine. The floor is no longer cleanable. Repair and replace with a floor that is smooth, easily cleanable and non-absorbent.

Physical facilities not maintained in good repair. A series of cracked floor tiles were observed directly across from the 2-door stand up reach-in cooler. Repair this area of disrepair.

Corrected during inspection; critical; repeat: TCS foods not being cold held at the proper temperature. In the prep top cooler, observed sliced cheese and a housemade coleslaw holding at 50 degrees F. Upon informing the PIC, these items were placed in a unit holding proper temperature. The items were later retempted and holding at 41 degrees F.

Corrected during inspection:

Food not protected from contamination. The pizza prep unit was observed with an employee phone, chapstick and other personal items directly on the cutting surface. Upon informing the PIC, the items were removed and the cutting surface was properly cleaned and sanitized.

Observed two boxes of single-use styrofoam containers being stored directly on the floor in the back storage area. Upon informing the PIC, the single use items were placed up and off the floor.

Repeat: Ventilation system not maintained. The hood filters were observed with grease deposits built up. Remove the filters and clean.

• McDonald’s, 1560 W. Main St., Troy — Repeat:

Non-food contact surfaces of equipment are unclean. Throughout the kitchen, the insides of reach-in coolers were observed with food debris and build-up.

Facility not maintained clean. Floors under and behind equipment were observed with food debris and build-up. Walls behind equipment were observed unclean with food splatter and residue.

July 9

• Fuel One LLC, 503 E. Staunton Road, Troy — In the cabinet below the dump sink, packaged utensils were observed being stored below the plumbing lines. Remove the utensils from this area and store them in a clean, dry location at least 6” up and off the floor.

Non-food contact surface(s) not cleaned at the required frequency. The undercounter cabinetry beneath the main island/beverage station was observed with build-up within the cabinets. Remove items and clean these areas.

Corrected during inspection; critical: Food not properly protected from contamination by separation, packaging, and segregation. Eggs were observed stored above pre-packaged beverages in the retail cooler case. Upon informing the PIC, the eggs were moved to the bottom shelf.

July 12

• Family Dollar, 924 N. Market St., Troy — Corrected during inspection; critical; repeat: Food in an RFE must be embargoed due to adulteration, misbranding, or baby food or formula is expired. Observed two (2) boxes of Kidgets cookies (vanilla biscuits) with an expiration date of 04/18/2021. Also observed five (5) packages of Kidgets Rice crackers (apple) with an expiration date of 12/11/2021. Upon informing the PIC, these items were scanned and then damaged out.

• Dollar General Store, 3285 S. County Road 25A, Troy — No violations were documented at the time of inspection.

• Winan’s Chocolates & Coffees, 3130 N. County Road 25A, Troy — Repeat: Facility does not have an employee with manager certification in food protection. Obtain Managerial Food Safety training in Food Protection (formerly level 2). If already obtained, then keep certificate on file for future inspections.

• The Trojan Horse, 1469 S. County Road 25A, Troy — Re-use of single-service or single-use articles. Facility was observed reusing single-use ranch dressing containers for cheese sauce.

Plumbing system not properly maintained or repaired. The drain pipe on the hand sink next to the ice machine was observed leaking.

Facility not maintained clean. Floors throughout the facility were observed unclean with food debris and build up.

Repeat: Facility does not have an employee with manager certification in food protection.

Corrected during inspection; critical: TCS foods not being cold held at the proper temperature. Open garlic butter and ranch were observed sitting out at room temperature and were labeled by manufacturer “refrigerate after opening” Upon making the PIC aware, the items were discarded.

Critical; repeat: Rodent droppings were observed in the water heater closet, and in the equipment storage room in the back corner by the wiring.

• Midtown Coffee & Creamery, 79 Foss Way, Troy — The walk-in freezer floors were in need of a clean and detail at the time of inspection. Clean the walk-in freezer floor at a frequent enough basis to keep it clean and maintained.

Corrected during inspection; critical: Ready-to-eat, TCS food not properly discarded when required. In the two-door stand up reach-in cooler, a package of hot dogs was dated from 7/3-7/9. Upon informing the PIC, the outdated hot dogs were voluntarily discarded at the time of inspection.

• Miami County ESC Cooperative Learning Center, 1631 Troy-Sidney Road, Troy — No violations were documented at the time of inspection.

• Casey’s General Store, 1981 Donn Davis Way, Tipp City — Non-food contact surface(s) not cleaned at the required frequency. Inside drawers holding clean utensils food debris was observed, not cleaned at required frequency to prevent accumulations.

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Equipment components are not intact, tight or properly adjusted. The walk-in freezer was observed with ice build up on the ceiling, floor, and fan.

Facility not maintained clean. Floors under and behind equipment were observed with food debris in the kitchen. Floors in the back area where bag n box were unclean. Walls behind the three compartment sink and mixer were observed with food splatter.

• JJ’s Lunchbox, 810 S. Market St., Troy —

Corrected during inspection; critical; repeat: Refrigerated, ready-to-eat, TCS foods not properly date marked. Cut deli meats and cheeses at the front deli counter were observed not date marked. At the time of inspection, PIC began the date marking process of all items. Sliced melon in the walk-in cooler was observed without a date mark, and was date marked upon making the PIC aware.

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Cutting blocks or boards cannot be effectively cleaned and sanitized. Small, mobile cutting boards in the kitchen observed deeply scored and scratched.

Non-food contact surfaces of equipment are unclean. The handles on the reach in prep top coolers in the front prep area were unclean to sight and touch. The outside of the oven and fryers were observed with a thick grease and oil build up. The inside of the microwave in the back kitchen was observed with food debris and splatter.

• 36 Skate Club, 4845 W. State Route 36, Piqua — Corrected during inspection: Utensils and equipment contacting non-TCS foods not cleaned at requried frequency. The pop nozzles were observed with a build up of residue and mold like growth. At the time of inspection, the nozzles were all removed and cleaned and sanitized.

• Weldy’s Dairy Bar, 218 S. Miami Ave., Bradford — Repeat:

Nonfood-contact surfaces constructed of unapproved materials. Below the hand sink and around the plumbing fixtures in the employee restroom, a wooden board was observed fastened to the wall. Properly seal so this area is made cleanable. Caulk and seal around the plumbing fixtures.

Floor and wall junctures not properly coved or closed and/or floor drains not provided. In the employee restroom, the wall below the hand sink and toilet was observed with cove base that was completely loose and unfastened from the wall. Clean along the wall and then replace the cove base finish in this area.

Floors, walls, and/or ceilings not smooth and easily cleanable. The floors to the outside shed were observed deteriorating beneath the ice machine. The floor is no longer cleanable. Repair and replace with a floor that is smooth, easily cleanable and non-absorbent.

Physical facilities not maintained in good repair. A series of cracked floor tiles were observed directly across from the 2-door stand up reach-in cooler. Repair this area of disrepair.

Ventilation system not maintained. The hood filters were observed with grease deposits built up. Remove the filters and clean.

• West Central Juvenile Center, 2044 County Road 25A, Troy — Corrected during inspection; critical:

Refrigerated, ready-to-eat, TCS foods not properly date marked. In the walk-in cooler, observed a package of trio sub meat previously opened that was prepped on 7/9, and dated for 9 total days. The discard date was changed from 7/17 to 7/15 to reflect a 7-day shelf life. The PIC stated date marking would be reiterated to all food employees upon inspection.

Ready-to-eat, TCS food not properly discarded when required. In the walk-in cooler, observed two ham loaves that had previously been sliced with dates of 6/14 and 6/21. Upon informing the PIC, these items were voluntarily pulled and discarded at the time of inspection.

• Speedway, 1000 W. Main St., Tipp City — Physical facilities not maintained in good repair. Observed water damaged ceiling tiles above the bag n box area in the back stock room. Missing cove base was observed along the wall leading from the prep area to the back storage area.

Repeat: Facility not maintained clean. Floors and walls throughout the kitchen and back stock area were observed with food debris and splatter residue. The counter housing the fountain machine was observed with syrup build up and residue behind the machines.

July 13

• Troy Hometown Bakery, 103 E. Main St., Troy — Hot and cold holding equipment thermometer was missing, located incorrectly, or not easily readable. Reach in retail cooler was without a thermometer at the time of inspection.

• Miami County Locally Grown Virtual Farmer’s Market, 16 W. Franklin St., Troy — No violations were documented at the time of inspection.

Information provided by the Piqua Health Department.

June 29

• Dollar General, 607 W. Water St., Piqua — Satisfactory at time of inspection. Until A/C repaired, monitor refrigeration units extra closely.

June 30

• Bobo’s Frozen Creations, 1300 South St., Piqua — Provide air gap for ice cream machine drain line to prevent possible backflow. At least one person in facility must have Level II food manager certifications. Provide test strips so concentration of sanitizer can be monitored. The hand soap has been diluted. Do not add water or other to hand soap. Remove equipment that no longer works to aid cleaning and storage.

July 8

• Tecumseh Woods, 1102 Lenox Drive, Piqua — Satisfactory at time of inspection.