Willow Grove Starbucks fails to get hot water running to hand sinks from last week, Health Department says fix it or face legal action

Willow Grove Starbucks fails to get hot water running to hand sinks from last week, Health Department says fix it or face legal action

Willow Grove, PA

Starbucks

Willow Grove Mall
2500 Moreland Road – Space 3038
Willow Grove, PA 19090

The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services Office of Public Health (MCOPH) conducted a follow-up retail food inspection on 2/18/2020 after it was found operating without hot water to the hand sinks last week . As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations the Starbucks in Willow Grove was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 1 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:

  • Both hand washing sinks in facility lacking hot water supply. Other sinks in facility have hot water supply. Facility was previously granted 3 days to restore hot water supply. An additional follow-up inspection will be conducted on 2/19/20 pending repairs to verify hot water of at least 100F has been restored to hand wash sinks. Failure to comply may result in further legal actions.