Inspection Philly Pretzel Factory Avondale finds Mouse droppings observed on the floor near the rear exterior door, 4 violations

Inspection Philly Pretzel Factory Avondale finds Mouse droppings observed on the floor near the rear exterior door, 4 violations

Avondale, PA

Philly Pretzel Factory

901 GAP NEWPORT RD
Avondale, PA 19311
610-268-2955

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 Philly Pretzel Factory was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 4 violations were found.

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

  • Mouse droppings observed on the floor near the rear exterior door. Clean up immediately and monitor for activity. Contact pest control operator and have facility treated if activity is noted.
  • Working spray bottles of cleaners and sanitizers observed being stored in areas near food-contact equipment. These were relocated on-site.
  • Clean the fan guards in the walk-in refrigerator.
  • The rear exterior door is not tight-fitting in the frame. Make all necessary repairs to ensure the door is tight-fitting and vector proof.