News From Terre Haute, Indiana

March 18, 2013

RESTAURANT INSPECTIONS: March 18, 2013


The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Feb. 25-March 1

Page’s Food Market Inc, 2600 Lafayette Ave. (5 Critical, 5 Non-Critical) Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, meatballs and chicken tenders found in deli case at 107 to 130 degrees; should be 135 degrees or above (discarded); sheet pans and meat grinder components found unclean; deli slicer and scoops, tongs and ladles used for hot foods shall be cleaned every 4 hours; handwash sink in veggie prep room and faucet in meat room unclean; mouse droppings observed in storage rooms, walk-in cooler, on shelves and under equipment. Follow up in 30 days.

McDonald’s, 3606 S. U.S. 41 (4 Critical, 4 Non-Critical) Built-up grease and debris found on pass through trays and wire baskets; handwash sink found dirty; ice machine found with built-up black and ink debris; no sanitizer measured in wiping cloth buckets. Follow up in 30 days.

Crazy Buffet, 4676 S. U.S. 41 (3 Critical, 5 Non-Critical) Found container of shrimp stored in container of beef; on buffet, found fried corn, teriyaki chicken, sweet and sour chicken, fried potatoes, green beans and broccoli at 108 to 130 degrees; should be 135 degrees or above; cut melons on buffet found at 58 to 61 degrees; should be 41 degrees or less.

The Original Spaghetti Shop Inc, 2446 Wabash Ave. (3 Critical, 4 Non-Critical) Portioned pasta not date marked; dirty knife on dirty ledge above three-bay sink, mounted can opener with debris; handwash sink handles observed with accumulated food debris.

Teppanyaki Grill Inc, 3810 S. U.S. 41 (2 Critical, 4 Non-Critical) In cooler by grill found cracked raw eggs stored above lettuce; dirty utensils and containers found stored with clean utensils and containers.

Locust Street IGA, 1140 Locust St. (2 Critical, 3 Non-Critical) Ice machine in produce room found with pink and black debris in it; handwash sink in produce room found unclean.

Panda Garden, 3540 S. U.S. 41. (2 Critical, 3 Non-Critical) Egg rolls at 65 degrees; should be 41 degrees or less (discarded); egg rolls, sweet and sour chicken and shredded cooked chicken pulled from freezer not date marked.

Terre Haute Bowling Center Inc, 600 E. Springhill Drive (2 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) Chute on ice machine observed with mold; no certified food handler on staff.

Marathon Express, 301 S. Third St. (2 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) Handwash sink found dirty; coffee urn needs to be sanitized after washing.

Los Tres Caminos, 5147 S. U.S. 41 (1 Critical, 5 Non-Critical) Beans cooked on 2-25-13 found in walk in cooler at 54 degrees; should be 41 degrees or less, not cooled in time limits (discarded).

Pat’s Café, 11890 S. U.S. 41 (1 Critical, 5 Non-Critical) Meat slicer and muffin pan observed with dried food debris.

Park Avenue Diner, 2697 E. Park Ave. (1 Critical, 5 Non-Critical) Employee observed assembling sandwich with bare hands.

Show-Me’s, 2324 S. Third St. (1 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) Bar soda nozzle holders found with debris.

The Coffee Grounds, 423 Wabash Ave. (1 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) Handwash sink observed dirty.

Subway, 3401 S. U.S. 41 (1 Critical, 1 Non-Critical) No sanitizer dispensing in three-bay sink.

Long John Silver’s, 2021 Wabash Ave. (2 Non-Critical)

Ruby Tuesday’s No. 7673, 3451 S. U.S. 41 (1 Non-Critical)

Establishments with no violations

Kmart Express, 4651 S. U.S. 41

Terre Haute Skate World, 7801 S. Indiana 46  

Speedway No. 5196, 481 W. Honey Creek Drive

Peddle Park, 1616 S. 25th St.

Subway, 1735 N. Third St.

Follow-up Inspections

The Original Spaghetti Shop Inc, 2446 Wabash Ave. (No violations)