By: Don Shaw email: don.shaw@pennsylvaniachronicle.com (570) 543-2961

Mount Holly Springs Subway Restaurant fails inspection following complaint, fruit fly-like insects around sandwich unit area, and around the soda machine

Mount Holly Springs Subway Restaurant fails inspection following complaint, fruit fly-like insects around sandwich unit area, and around the soda machine

 

 

Subway Restaurant in Mount Holly Springs

424 N. BALTIMORE AVE MOUNT
HOLLY SPRINGS, PA 17065
(717) 486-8655

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Food Safety and Laboratory Services conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on September 12, 2019, following a complaint made to the Department. As a result of that inspection, and due the severity of the specific violations Subway was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations with a total of 9 violations.

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

  • The sani-station solution and knives were observed left in the container from the previous night with food residue.
  • The food facility does not maintain Food Employee Certification records as required. Repeat violation.
  • Observed several pieces of spinach in the sandwich unit that were rotten.
  • Several utensils with an accumulation of dried food residue.
  • 10 to 15 fruit fly-like insects around the sandwich unit area, and around the soda machine.
  • The Person in Charge does not demonstrate adequate knowledge of food safety in this food facility as evidenced by this non-compliant inspection.
  • Food debris and splatter around the trash can area.
  • Accumulation of food debris on the floors along the edges of the wall throughout the front and back kitchen.
  • White residue on the racks in the walk-in cooler and an accumulation of residue on the floor in the walk-in cooler.
  • Leak under the three-bay sink.
  • Missing light shield in the back kitchen.

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