Here are the food service inspections reported by the Onondaga County Health Department from Sept. 13 to 19:
Flaming Grill & Buffet
244 Northern Lights Plaza, North Syracuse
Inspection done 2 p.m. September 15, 2020
Critical violations: White rice in rice cooker at 83 degrees for undetermined amount of time (voluntarily discarded). Foods on the buffet not at proper temperature for less than one hour according to management (chicken on a stick 99-107 degrees, fried fish 118-127 degrees, and chicken wings 131-142 degrees). Several employees in the kitchen were not wearing masks/facial coverings at time of inspection (corrected immediately).
Violations: Bags of clams stored on walk-in freezer floor; some bulk containers holding bulk food additives not properly labeled. Cooked shrimp stored on undrained ice in walk-in cooler; pineapple chunks on dessert buffet noted with fruit flies (voluntarily discarded).
Some thermometers in coolers not accessible. No chlorine residual found in low temp dish machine rinse water; rinse gauge of dishwasher not showing accurate temperature.
Scoops used in bulk MSG, flour and sugar dirty, have dried food residue on handles (corrected). Large chest freezer has accumulated frost and ice and is dirty; upper rim of chest freezers dirty, have food residue including glass doors of several freezers. Some cooler door gaskets dirty.
Shop City Pizza
173 Shop City Plaza, Syracuse
Inspection done 10:50 a.m. September 14, 2020
Critical violations: None reported.
Violations: Squeeze bottles containing food additives and sauces not properly labeled as to contents. Large poly cutting boards in poor repair with heavy staining and cut marks.
Dirty, wet wiping cloth stored on pizza preparation surface. Interior of microwave oven and meat slicer blade guard dirty, have food residue; table mounted can opener blade area dirty, have food residue. Cooler door gaskets, shelving and upper rim under flip top of low coolers all have food spillage and residue.
Waste cooking oil bin and surrounding ground area have accumulated grease and garbage. Floor areas under all coolers and refrigerators/freezers including walk in cooler floor dirty.
4035 Route 31, Liverpool
Inspection done 3:37 p.m. September 15, 2020
Critical violations: None reported.
Violations: Dining room soda fountain not protected from contamination by mice, foam inside machine chewed up and falling out of machine. Wire shelving in the walk-in cooler dirty. Plumbing and sinks not maintained, three-bay sink in rear corner of kitchen has missing faucet and spout.
Floors, walls and ceilings throughout the kitchen are dirty, have food splatter and grease buildup. Floors in walk-in cooler and freezer dirty, have food buildup.
The following establishments were inspected but no violations were found:
Bailey’s Dairy Treats, 7100 S. Salina St., Onondaga
Beak and Skiff Apple Orchards Cafe/B, 2708 Route 80, LaFayette
Brothers Breakfast, 319 Cortland Ave., Syracuse
Coppertop Tavern, 3380 Milton Ave., Camillus
Dimitri’s Pizzeria, 243 E. Main St., Elbridge
Dunkin, 3493 Erie Blvd. E., DeWitt
Dunkin Donuts, 2921 James St., Syracuse
Dunkin Donuts, 409 Seventh North St., Salina
Elbridge Plaza Restaurant, 243 E. Main St., Elbridge
Exhale Cafe and Bakeshop, 174 Township Blvd., Camillus
Food Consultants Inc. (at Crouse Hinds), 7th North and Wolf streets, Syracuse
Green Street Men’s Community Residence, 121-125 Green St., Syracuse
Habiba’s Ethiopian Kitchen, 656 N. Salina St., Syracuse
Happy Eating Grounds Commissary, 7100 S. Salina St., Onondaga
Happy Star 1, 243 E. Main St., Elbridge
InsideOut Tavern, 2208 Lemoyne Ave., Salina
J R Diner, 1208 Wolf St., Syracuse
Kentucky Fried Chicken, 7900 Brewerton Road, Cicero
KFC/Taco Bell, 1055 Seventh North St., Salina
Lee’s Garden Restaurant, 2601 James St., Syracuse
Mama Lucy’s Yum Yum Truck, 686 1/2 Sterling Ave., Syracuse
McDonald’s Restaurant, 421 Seventh North St., Salina
Munjed’s Mediterranean Restaurant, 503-505 Westcott St., Syracuse
O’Neill’s Orchard Mobile Unit, 4873 Route 20, LaFayette
Onondaga County Department of Corrections, 6660 E. Seneca Turnpike, DeWitt
Papa John’s, 2921 James St., Syracuse
Ponchito’s Taqueria, 3800 New Court Ave., Syracuse
Red Robin America’s Gourmet Burgers, 610 Towne Drive, Manlius
The Red Rooster Pub, 4618 Jordan Road, Skaneateles
Scotty’s Hotdogs & BBQ, 6700 Martin St., Onondaga
The Spinning Wheel Restaurant, 7384 Thompson Road, Cicero
Tanya’s Spanish Restaurant, 686 1/2 Sterling Ave., Syracuse
Touch of Broadway Delicatessen, 6812 Manlius Center Road, DeWitt
Trappers Pizza Pub, 5950 Butternut Drive, DeWitt
Wayside Pub, 101 W. Main St., Elbridge
Willow Glen, 3981 Jordan Road, Skaneateles
The following establishments were found to have corrected violations found at previous inspections:
Carl’s Kountry Kitchen, 2300 Teall Ave., Salina
Dimitri’s Pizzeria, 243 E. Main Street, Elbridge
Great Wall, 5962 State Route 31, No. 11, Cicero
Thee Diner, 6043 State Route 31, Cicero
Vietnamese Noodle House, 709 N. Main St., Suite 3, Clay
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