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Food Inspections

December 3, 2018

For the period ending Nov. 29. To file a complaint call the state Environment Department at 827-1840. Most noted violations are corrected during the inspection.

ATRISCO CAFE & BAR, 193 Paseo de Peralta. Cited for employee changed gloves without washing hands, no hand-wash signage in restroom, ice pooling on food in freezer, food temperature in danger zone, sanitizer stored on top of food prep area, food improperly thawed, knives stored in sanitizer bucket, no covered receptacle for sanitary napkins.

BREWER OIL, 4061 Cerrillos Road. Cited for lack of hair restraints, no sanitizer.

CAFE GRAZIE, 3530 Zafarano Drive. Cited for lack of sanitizer.

CASA REAL, 1650 Galisteo St. Cited for food on floor in cooler and freezer, food containers not labeled, leak at hand sink, light bulbs lack protective shield, light bulbs out in vent hood area.

CHOCOLATE MAVEN, 321 W. San Mateo Road. Cited for person in charge did not demonstrate knowledge of safe food temperatures, employee drink in food prep area with no lid or straw, employee used glove on saran wrap box, no sanitizer in dish machine, food buildup on pans, microwave, can opener; beans not cooled properly, sanitizer stored on top of table, inaccurate thermometer, food cooled improperly, towel not in sanitizer bucket, knives stored in sanitizer, utensils improperly stored, saran wrap boxes are absorbent and have food buildup, broken equipment, food buildup on shelves, leaking hand sink and spray hose, no protection for light bulb, no light bulb in refrigerator, no designated area for employee drinks, no covered receptacle for sanitary napkins, some equipment not approved.

DOMINO’S PIZZA, 604 N. Guadalupe St. Cited for drywall breaking apart, problem with temperature in walk-in refrigerator, bird excrement in and around dumpster.

DPS TRINITY SERVICE, 4491 Cerrillos Road. Cited for sanitizer buckets not available.

EL NIDO, 1577 Bishop’s Lodge Ranch Road. Cited for lack of paper towels at hand sink, coolers lack internal thermometers, sanitizer buckets not available, food on floor in coolers, particle accumulation on floors, walls and ceiling, grease and particle accumulation on vent hood.

EL REY DEL POLLO, 4350 Airport Road. Cited for chicken temperature in danger zone, hand sink lacks paper towels, bulk containers not labeled, food stored on floor, wet wash cloth not in sanitizer bucket, exposed insulation, microwave and chest freezer not approved, wood used on grill stored in restroom, deep scratches on cutting board, open dumpster lids, no trash can at hand sink, light bulbs not shielded, plastic cup used as scoop, food lacks preparation date.

FIVE GUYS BURGERS, 3522 Zafarano Drive. Cited for sink drain backing up.

FLORES DEL SOL HEAD START, 5600 Lower Agua Fria Road. Cited for problem with stem thermometer, sink splashing food prep area, improper sanitizer level in dish machine.

GIANT GAS CONVENIENCE STORE, 1009 St. Francis Drive. Cited for tabasco dip improperly stored, hand sink lacks paper towels, no hand-wash sign in restroom, lack of sanitizer in wash bucket, broken glass in walk-in freezer, ice buildup on freezer floor, no sanitizer test strips, lack of covered receptacle for sanitary napkins.

KAKAWA CHOCOLATE, 1050 Paseo del Peralta. Cited for ice in hand sink, no receptacle for sanitary napkins, dust buildup on vents and hoods.

KITCHEN ANGELS, 1222 Siler St. Cited for wrapping boxes are absorbent and have food buildup on them, carbon and grease buildup on pans.

MARKET STREET, 600 N. Guadalupe St. Cited for no soap at hand sink, lack of stem thermometer, food buildup on meat cutting equipment, meat buildup on walls and algae growth on door, leaky sink, drain line lacks proper air gap.

MCDONALD’S, 1621 Pacheco St. No violations.

MODERN GENERAL, 637 Cerrillos Road. Cited for employee drinks with no lid or straw in prep area, hand sink used to dump employee drinks, no hand-wash sign in restroom, food temperature in danger zone, no consumer adviser for raw and undercooked food, lack of label on spray bottle, food cooled improperly, condiments not protected from consumers, saran wrap boxes are absorbent and have food buildup, no hot water at hand sink, lack of mop sink, no covered receptacle for sanitary napkins, food stored outdoors not covered, mop water dumped into three-compartment sink, no designated area for employee drinks, wet towel out of sanitizer bucket.

MUCHO GOURMET, 1711G Llano St. Cited for no straw in employee drink, no hand-wash sign, lack of hair restraints, scoop and knife stored improperly, no covered receptacle for sanitary napkins.

NEW MEXICO HARD CIDER, 505 Cerrillos Road. Cited for lack of thermometer in walk-in cooler.

NOISY WATER WINERY, 219 W. San Francisco St. Cited for blocked hand sink, unapproved refrigerators.

PHILLIPS 66 CONVENIENCE STORE, 7 Colinas Road. Cited for problem with paper towels at hand-wash station, condensation lines not protected, water dripping at three-compartment sink, minor particle buildup on non-food contact surfaces.

PUERTO PEÑASCO, 4681 Airport Road. Cited for raw eggs stored improperly, foods not dated, light bulb lacks protective shielding.

RAAGA GO, 410 Old Santa Fe Trail. Cited for lack of paper towels, no thermometer in display case, no labels on food, lack of hair restraints, no sanitizer available.

RIO CHAMA STEAKHOUSE, 414 Old Santa Fe Trail. Cited for lack of good active management policies (12 repeat violations), employee drink in food prep area, food in hand sink, lack of hand-wash sign, shell stock lack tags, pink fungus growth on ice machine, old food buildup on equipment, no sanitizer in three-compartment sink, ice pooling on food, raw chicken stored improperly, improper cooking temperature, food temperature in danger zone, food not dated properly, food not cooled properly, no thermometer in refrigerators, rodent droppings in dry storage area, lack of hair restraints, towel out of sanitizer bucket, unapproved microwaves, saran wrap boxes are absorbent and have food buildup, sink not sealed to wall, ice bucket used to dump ice down urinal, broken equipment, encrusted grease on pans, mold in wine cooler, spray hose lacks proper air gap. ready-to-eat food not covered, no covered receptacle for sanitary napkins, rusty shelving, sanitizer stored on top of food prep area, lint buildup on fans and vents.

SANTA FE BBQ, 600 Old Santa Fe Trail. Cited for sanitation buckets not at proper level, no thermometer in mini cooler,particle accumulation in mini fridge, particle accumulation on ceiling, walls and floors.

SAVEUR RESTAURANT, 204 Montezuma St. No violations.

SEÑOR RABBIT’S, various locations. No violations.

SUBWAY, 2801 Rodeo Road. Cited for particle accumulation on vents, floors and wall.

TACO BELL, 1201 Cerrillos Road. Cited for condensation line lacks cover, particle accumulation on vents.

THE FOOD DEPOT, 1222 Siler Road. No violations.

THE TEAHOUSE, 944 Palace Ave. Cited for walls not sealed with nonabsorbent material.

TOMASITA’S, 500 S. Guadalupe St. Cited for employee drink in food prep area without lid or straw, food buildup on can opener, mold on ice machine, no sanitzer in dish machine, problem with cold-holding food, saran wrap boxes are absorbent and have food buildup, no proper air gap for hoses, utensils improperly stored.

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