Inspection Noodle 88 in Souderton; fly-like insects in kitchen, Dead insects observed in light shields in kitchen, cooks without masks

Inspection Noodle 88 in Souderton; fly-like insects in kitchen, Dead insects observed in light shields in kitchen, cooks without masks

Souderton, PA

Noodle 88

664 E Broad ST
Souderton, PA 18964

The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services Office of Public Health (MCOPH) conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 7/16/2020. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations Noodle 88 was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 9 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:

  • Several cooks not wearing proper face masks, corrected during inspection.
  • Back kitchen hand sink blocked by cart. Ensure sinks are accessible at all times.

  • Raw beef stored over ready to eat foods.

  • Screen at back kitchen door not fully closed allowing fly-like insects in kitchen. Seal back screen to keep insects out.

  • Dead insects observed in light shields in kitchen. Remove.

  • Foods uncovered throughout coolers. Cover to prevent contamination.

  • Foods stored in open original can. Once cans are opened, move foods to food-grade storage containers.

  • Shelves and interior of multiple coolers unclean. Clean and sanitize. Outside doors and handles of multiple coolers unclean. Clean and sanitize.

  • Sides of equipment unclean with grease-like buildup. Clean.

  • Floors unclean throughout kitchen. Clean. Walls behind dish area unclean. Clean.