Doylestown’s Mesquito Grille fouls inspection; cockroach in kitchen area and fruit flies in bar areas

Doylestown’s Mesquito Grille fouls inspection; cockroach in kitchen area and fruit flies in bar areas

CITY, PA

The Mesquito Grille

The Bucks County Department of Health conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 6/17/2020. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations The Mesquito Grille was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 5 violations were found.

The inspector made the following comments in support of the violations found during the inspection:

There is no food safety manager certified by this Department (CFSM) on duty as required. A CFSM must be on duty at all times the facility is open and/or food is being prepared. A completed application(SA-71)for CFSM, or proof of enrollment in an approved safety class must be submitted to the Department.

Bucks County Health Department CFSM application provided to owner.  New Violation.

Hank sink near back of kitchen has broken valves and is set up to provide only cold water. Repair and submit work order or evidence of repair.

Employee seen washing hands in prep sink.  Repeat Violation. To be Corrected By: 06/19/2020

*Chicken stored above vegetables in walk-in. Owner moved to appropriate location. Store items with higher required cooking temperatures below those with lower cooking temperatures.

Buckets of prepared drink mix, which are stored on floor in bar area, contained fruit flies. Discarded by PIC. Store these products in walk-in cooler to eliminate harborage.  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.

Observed cockroach in kitchen area and fruit flies in bar areas. Current pest log not available at time of inspection. Submit recent report immediately along with report showing issue was addressed by pest management company within 48 hours. Eliminate harborage conditions including standing water and food sources.  Repeat Violation. To be Corrected By: 06/19/2020

Area outside back door contains many garbage items on the ground including bags of cloth textiles. These can present harborage conditions. Clean immediately and maintain.

Floor under cook line is heavy with food debris. Clean immediately and maintain.  Repeat Violation.