Roach-like insect at the buffet found during inspection of Doubletree Suites by Hilton, Philadelphia West in Plymouth Meeting

Roach-like insect at the buffet found during inspection of Doubletree Suites by Hilton, Philadelphia West in Plymouth Meeting

Plymouth Meeting, PA

Doubletree Suites by Hilton, Philadelphia West in Plymouth Meeting

640 Fountain RD
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services Office of Public Health (MCOPH) conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 2/4/2020. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations the Doubletree Suites by Hilton, Philadelphia West in Plymouth Meeting was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 13 violations were found and include one or more violations determined to be food borne illness risk factors.

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

  • Lacking hand soap at buffet hand wash station.
  • Food slicer splash guard unclean.
  • Asterisk lacking next to consumer advisory and corresponding food items on menus.
  • Roach like insect observed at buffet area, wait staff area in back kitchen, bar area and behind cooking equipment in kitchen area. Clean and sanitize areas. Facility has 10 business days to provide proof of next professional pest control treatment to MCOPH
  • Scoops lacking handles stored in bulk dry goods.
  • Lacking proper protection for self-service food items outside of conference rooms.
  • Interior of burner at buffet area and shelf under grills in kitchen and buffet area unclean.
  • Lacking proper irreversible registering temperature indicator for high temperature sanitizing dish machine.
  • Leak at faucet of prep table sink and 3 compartment ware wash sink. Facility has 24 hours to repair. Contact MCOPH when repair is completed. If there is an additional follow up or more needed Facility will have to pay $330.00 each follow up before scheduled follow-up appointment.
  • Ground around grease bins and box dumpster unclean.
  • Floors under cooking equipment, wait staff coffee area, dish machine and action station buffet unclean.
  • Wall behind 2 bay sink unfinished.
  • Lacking floor cove base next to refrigerator at bar area.