Primo Brick Oven Pizza in Norristown inspection finds 11 violations, Rodent like droppings observed in the backroom

Primo Brick Oven Pizza in Norristown inspection finds 11 violations, Rodent like droppings observed in the backroom

Norristown, PA

Primo Brick Oven Pizza

772 E JOHNSON HWY
NORRISTOWN, PA 19401

The Montgomery County Health Department conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 2/4/21. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations Primo Brick Oven Pizza was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 11 violations were found.

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

  • MCOPH Food Establishment License not posted conspicuously for the public. Apply for duplicate license if necessary. The Facility stated they never received the license after their COO inspection.

  • A Facility lacking a Certified Food Sanitation Manager (CFSM) issued by Montgomery County Office of Public Health (MCOPH) or previous certificate has expired. The Facility must submit application and payment OR proof of registration in an approved course with in 30 days. EHS left copy of reciprocity application and fee schedule.

  • Front counter hand sink doesn’t turn off Hot water handle needs to be repaired. The Manager stated the plumber was called and is on his way.

  • Common name label lacking on squeeze bottles at cooks line.

  • Rodent like droppings observed in the backroom by the hot water heater. The Facility must immediately clean and sanitize area. The Facility must be treated by professional pest control service for the above mentioned pest. Report must be provided to MCOPH within ten business days. Fax or email the service report to the contacts provided by the EHS. rgeary@montcopa.org

  • Hot water valve shut off to the front counter hand sink. The Facility have a call into their plumber who is expected this afternoon.

  • Improper air gap at food prep sink – repeat

  • Ceiling tile is missing in the backroom

  • Dust build-up on ceiling tiles surrounding the backroom ceiling vent above the 3 basin sink.

  • Several floor tiles are broken/missing in the food prep area

  • Dust build-up on ceiling vent in the backroom above the 3 basin sink.