Inspection The Pizza Pasta House II in Dresher; 14 violations, Only hand sink kitchen blocked by rack, Repeat violation- Automobile tire stored in the storage area

Inspection The Pizza Pasta House II in Dresher; 14 violations, Only hand sink  kitchen blocked by rack, Repeat violation- Automobile tire stored in the storage area

Dresher, PA

The Pizza Pasta House II

1825 S LIMEKILN PIKE
DRESHER, PA 19025

The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services Office of Public Health (MCOPH) conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 7/21/2020. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations The Pizza Pasta House II was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 14 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:

  • License not posted conspicuously for the public.
  • MCOPH Certified Food Sanitation Manager Certificate not posted at time of inspection.
  • Cigarettes stored on shelf over single use items.
  • Sealed beverage bottles store with packaged foods in freezer and frig. Store below all other foods and in container if not separated from foods. Employee beverages lacking lid and straw, stored on front counter.
  • Only handsink in kitchen blocked by rack stored in front of it. Handsink must be accessible, fully functional, and stocked at all time. Third offense. Failure to correct and maintain repeat violations will lead to legal action.
  • Chest freezer in dining area not locked and monitored from staffed area. Chest freezer must be moved into the kitchen area.
  • Lacking time log for pizza held without temperature control, Facility just opened, Log must include time out of temperature control and the discard time.
  • Personal care items stored in refrigerator not on sealed contain and not on bottom.
  • Thermometers lacking or not readily visible in 1 dr refrig / freezer in front.
  • Foods stored in direct contact with plastic shopping bags in chest freezer.
  • Chest freezer in dining area with excessive ice accumulation. Defrost.
  • Styrofoam sheet used to line shelf next to food prep sink. Not smooth non-porous and easily cleaned.
  • Facility lacking sanitizer test strips.
  • Automobile tire stored in the storage area near the toiletrooms. Facility must remove all items not necessary for the operations of the facility.

19 violations, Pizza Pasta House in Dresher fouls inspection, Automobile tire stored in storage area, blanket on pizza boxes