Inspection El Rodeo in Lemoyne; Mildew like growth and food spills on food storage shelving areas throughout walk in cooler

Inspection El Rodeo in Lemoyne; Mildew like growth and food spills on food storage shelving areas throughout walk in cooler

Lemoyne, PA

El Rodeo

921 MARKET ST
LEMOYNE, PA 17043
717-737-6559

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Food Safety and Laboratory Services conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 1/5/2021. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations El Rodeo was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 6 violations were found.

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

  • Mildew like growth and food spills on food storage shelving areas throughout walk in cooler.
  • Dust accumulation on fan covers of condensing unit in walk in cooler.
  • Teflon coated shelving beginning to rust in walk in cooler.
  • Thermometer for checking ambient temperature of equipment missing in baine marie.
  • Filters were missing in hood system during cooking operations. COS.
  • All plastic cutting boards including baine marie have brown discoloration and excessive scoring from knife cuts.
  • Knife racks have old food debris and dust accumulation. Knives on racks were not cleaned prior to putting on rack.