Health Department; Qdoba in West Chester bumbles 3rd inspection with 5 violations in just over a year

Health Department; Qdoba in West Chester bumbles 3rd inspection with 5 violations in just over a year

West Chester, PA

Qdoba Mexican Eats

1149 WEST CHESTER PIKE
West Chester, PA 19382
484-266-0730

The Chester County Health Department conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 6/9/2020. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations Qdoba Mexican Eats was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 5 violations were found.

Qdoba has now failed to be found, “In Compliance” according to authorities in three times in just over a year including a follow-up inspection occurring just after a regular annual inspection:

Most Recent Inspection Inspection Type In Compliance    
04/10/2019 Follow-up In  
04/01/2019 Follow-up Out Violation(s) 4
03/22/2019 Regular Out Violation(s) 9

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

  • Cutting boards on bain maries must be washed, rinsed and sanitized at least every 4 hours.
  • In the customer grab & go refrigerator, some prepackaged foods such a cheese cubes and dirt dessert are not labeled properly with ingredients, sub-ingredients and allergens. Provide revised individual product labels or post labeling information on merchandiser.
  • Clean & sanitize the table mounted can opener.
  • Make repairs to eliminate the leak from the sprayer hose of the 3-bay sink. Sprayer hose must be repaired so it does not extend below the rim of the sink. Department recommends installing a new faucet which has a sprayer hose and spout.
  • Make repairs to eliminate the leak from under the hand wash sink in the kitchen.
  • Replace missing wall tiles by mop sink.
  • Replace missing ceiling tiles in kitchen.