Inspectors order Mr. B’s in New Castle to stop using ice machine, “black residuals in top ice making section and on metal ice deflector”

Inspectors order Mr. B’s in New Castle to stop using ice machine, “black residuals in top ice making section and on metal ice deflector”

New Castle, PA

Mr B’s North in New Castle

2710-C MERCER RD
New Castle, PA 16105
724-654-3573

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Food Safety and Laboratory Services conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on December 3, 2019. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations Mr B’s North in New Castle was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 3 violations were found.

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

  • Ice Machine has black residuals in top ice making section and on metal ice deflector shield in bin area, a food contact surface, was observed to have black residue and was not clean to sight and touch.Do not use ice or machine until unit cleaned and sanitized.
  • Floor under grill/fryers/stove, coolers, shelving in kitchen area have heavy accumulation of grease and old food residuals.
  • Ceiling vents, tiles in kitchen area have accumulation of static dust residuals.
  • Shelving under 3 bay sink, table between fryers and hot hold unit has accumulation of grease and food residuals.
  • Exterior of base of slicer has old dried food residuals.
  • Food facility does not employ a certified food employee as required. Correct prior to 1/22/2020