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Licensee
Name: HOME LIKE BUFFET License Number: SEA3916009
Rank: Seating License Expiration Date: 02/01/2013
Primary Status: Closed Secondary Status:
Location Address: 4115 E BUSCH BLVD
TAMPA, FL 33617

Inspection Information
Inspection Type Inspection Date Result Critical Violations Non-Critical Violations
Routine - Food 12/15/2011 Follow-up Inspection Required
Violations require further review, but are not an immediate threat to the public.
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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
14-37-1    Violation: 14-37-1 Observed cutting board grooved/pitted and no longer cleanable.
14-41-1    Violation: 14-41-1 Food-contact surface not smooth and easily cleanable.reach-in racks chipping and rusted
14-51-1    Violation: 14-51-1 Observed nonfood-grade containers used for food storage.all storage bins in storage room
15-30-1    Violation: 15-30-1 Shelves attached to walls in walk-ins not constructed of materials that are corrosion resistant, non-absorbent, smooth and easily cleanable.
15-32-1    Violation: 15-32-1 Observed walk-in cooler gasket torn/in disrepair.line reach-in
22-20-1    Critical - Violation: 22-20-1 Observed buildup of slime in the interior of ice machine.
29-11-1    Violation: 29-11-1 Observed leaking pipe at plumbing fixture. faucet in dishwashing area
29-18-1    Violation: 29-18-1 Drain cover(s) missing. by ice machine
33-16-1    Violation: 33-16-1 Observed open dumpster lid.
34-09-1    Violation: 34-09-1 Observed grease on the ground and/or pad around grease receptacle. grease and standing water
35B-03-1    Critical - Violation: 35B-03-1 Outer openings not protected with self-closing doors.backdoors
36-08-1    Violation: 36-08-1 Observed floor and wall junctures not coved.through out kitchen
36-11-1    Violation: 36-11-1 Floors not maintained smooth and durable.broken and missing tile through out the kitchen
37-01-1    Violation: 37-01-1 Ceiling tile missing.ice cream room
37-14-1    Violation: 37-14-1 Observed ceiling in disrepair.damaged tiles through out the kitchen
37-20-2    Violation: 37-20-2 Hood not cleaned to bare metal prior to surfaces becoming heavily contaminated with grease or oily sludge. For reporting purposes only.
53A-01-2    Critical - Violation: 53A-01-2 Manager lacking proof of Food Manager Certification.
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