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Licensee
Name: HONG KONG NOODLES License Number: SEA2320990
Rank: Seating License Expiration Date: 10/01/2010
Primary Status: Ownership Changed Secondary Status:
Location Address: 1242 NE 163 ST
NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL 33162

Inspection Information
Inspection Type Inspection Date Result Critical Violations Non-Critical Violations
Routine - Food 05/26/2009 Facility Temporarily Closed
Operations ordered stopped until violations are corrected.
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Violations:
A summary of the violations found during the inspection are listed below. The department cites violations of Florida's sanitation and safety laws, which are based on the standards of U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Food Code. In general, critical violations are those that, if not corrected, are more likely to contribute directly to food contamination, illness or environmental damage. Although we use the industry-standard term "critical", varying degrees of severity and potential risk to the public require inspectors to assess each situation in determining the appropriate action. In addition, while an establishment may have multiple violations, the inspectors' training and judgment formulate the overall result of the inspection to ensure the public health and safety. While most establishments correct all violations in a timely manner (often during the inspection), the division's procedures are designed to compel compliance with all violations through follow-up visits, administration action or closure when necessary.
Violation    Observation
53A-02-1    Critical - Certified Food Manager failed to verify employee health, exclusions or restrictions.
53A-11-1    Critical - Certified Food Manager unable to answer basic Food Code questions.
20A-10-1    Critical - Dishmachine chlorine sanitizer not at proper minimum strength.
01B-04-1    Critical - Food contaminated by rodent droppings. Food must be discarded.
32-16-1    Critical - Hand wash sink lacking proper hand drying provisions.
17-07-1    Critical - No chemical test kit provided when using chemical sanitizer at three-compartment sink/warewashing machine.
09-04-1    Critical - Observed bare hand contact of ready-to-eat food by employees and establishment has no approved Alternative Operating Procedure in effect. Repeat Violation.
08B-04-1    Critical - Observed cloth used as a food-contact surface.
12B-02-1    Critical - Observed employee eating in a food preparation or other restricted area.
12A-16-1    Critical - Observed employee engage in food preparation, handle clean equipment or utensils, or touch unwrapped single-service items, without washing hands. Repeat Violation.
53B-02-1    Critical - Observed employees provided in-house training not performing their work duties in a manner consistent with the Food Code requirements.
36-13-1    Observed excesive grease and debris accumulated under cooking equipment.
03A-07-1    Critical - Observed potentially hazardous food cold held at greater than 41 degrees Fahrenheit. chicken 59 degrees in kitchen area Repeat Violation.
06-04-1    Critical - Observed potentially hazardous food thawed at room temperature.
35A-04-1    Critical - Observed rodent activity as evidenced by 30 PLUS FRESH rodent droppings found IN STORAGE AREA. NO ACTUAL SEPARATION BETWEEN STORAGE ROOM AND KITCHEN.
35A-04-1    Critical - Observed rodent activity as evidenced by 35 PLUS FRESH rodent droppings found IN DISHWASHING AREA. DISHWASHING AREA LOCATED INSIDE KITCHEN.
35A-09-1    Critical - Observed the presence of dead mouse by walk-in cooler. Corrected On Site.
08A-19-1    Critical - Observed torn packages/bags of food exposing the contents to contamination. sugar and salt storage area.
35B-04-1    Critical - Outer openings of establishment cannot be properly sealed when not in operation.
03B-03-1    Critical - Potentially hazardous food not held at 135 degrees Fahrenheit or above. duck 123 degrees pork 86 degrees Repeat Violation.
02-26-1    Critical - Working containers of food removed from original container not identified by common name. sugar and salt containers in storage area
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