Clubhouse Bar & Grill fouls inspection; Soda gun nozzle and drain are unclean with a mold-like substance and debris, COVID-19 violation

Clubhouse Bar & Grill fouls inspection; Soda gun nozzle and drain are unclean with a mold-like substance and debris, COVID-19 violation

Newtown, PA

Clubhouse Bar & Grill

501 S STATE ST
NEWTOWN, PA 18940

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Food Safety and Laboratory Services conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 9/3/2020. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations the Clubhouse Bar & Grill 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:

The retail food facility failed to comply with directives of the Department in response to community emergencies as directed in the April 15, 2020, Order of the Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Health Public Health Safety Measures for Businesses Permitted to Maintain In-person Operations.
– Masks must be worn at all times when working
– No tables are permitted to be lined up with the bar  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.  
Observed containers of food stacked on top of uncovered food in the pizza prep reach in. This is not approved. All stored food must be covered. Stacking containers on food contaminates the food.  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.  
Soda gun nozzle and drain are unclean with a mold-like substance and debris. Clean, sanitize, and maintain.  New Violation.  
Time/temperature control for safety (TCS) food must be cold held at or below 41ºF. Food in prep units and pizza prep were not at safe temperatures. These were discarded. Both prep units must be serviced. Submit service report to this department once completed.  Corrected On-Site.  New Violation.  
Single service articles are being used as scoopers for ready to eat foods and bulk food containers. All scoopers must have handles and the handles cannot touch the food product. Using a portion cup or bowl is not permitted.  New Violation.  
There is a leak under the 3 compartment sink. Repair.  New Violation. To be Corrected By: 09/10/2020