Bob Evans in Uniontown fails inspection; no dish soap at restaurant, employee sent to store, old encrusted food residue on vegetable chopper

Bob Evans in Uniontown fails inspection; no dish soap at restaurant, employee sent to store, old encrusted food residue on vegetable chopper

Uniontown, PA

Bob Evans

681 W Main St
Uniontown, PA 15401

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Food Safety and Laboratory Services conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on January 7, 2020. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations the Bob Evans 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:

  • Observed the plastic film on the inside of the door for the microwave is peeling off and leaving an uncleanable surface.
  • Non-food contact surfaces not cleaned at a frequency to preclude accumulation of dirt and soil. (Side of equipment, grill and shelves underneath grill.)
  • Observed the drain line for the 3 bowl sink is leaking on the floor in the dish room.
  • The Person in Charge does not have adequate knowledge of food safety in this food facility as evidenced by this non-compliant inspection.
  • Observed there was no dish detergent available at the time of the inspection. Employee went to store.
  • The dish machine is not operating according to the manufacturers spec plate. The unit is not reaching 180* as required in the final rinse, unit is only reaching 142*. Unit was taken off-line and all dishware is to be rewashed and sanitized prior to operation.
  • Observed the blade for the vegetable chopper has old encrusted food residue
  • Observed the underside of the counter top mixer has old encrusted food.
  • Dirty dishes on the shelf with clean dishes and utensils. 
  • Dish racks being stored on the floor in the dish room.
  • There is old splattered food inside of the microwave.
  • Observed the underside of the juice machine has old sticky residue.