Erie News Now is bringing back a popular series to show you which Erie County food facilities are getting a passing grade from health inspectors.

Violations

Golden Corral - 7500 Peach St., Summit Township - inspected 9/25

  • Food-contact surfaces not clean (roll slicing machine) and hood/filters have an accumulation of dust and grease.
  • Equipment not in good repair (gaskets on doors of walk-in cooler).

Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham - 8061 Peach St., Summit Township - inspected 9/24

  • Handwash sink does not have approved hand drying method. (No paper towels at hand wash sink nor kitchen. Corrected at time of inspection.)
  • Non-critical violations
    • In-use utensils improperly stored. (Silverware not being stored properly. Corrected at time of inspection.)
    • Dishwasher not properly cleaned or maintained. (Dishwasher not working, repair or discard. Correct in seven days.)

JoAnna Connell School Cafeteria - 148 W. 21st St., Erie - inspected 9/24

  • Time/temperature control for safety food was not held cold at 41 degrees F or below. (Milks in Gears Coolers found between 44°-49°F. Correct within 24 hours.)

Country Fair - 803 Brown Ave., Erie - inspected 9/20

  • Milk was served or sold past the expiration date. (Milk found in the cooler for retail sale, 1-4 days out of date. Product dated 9/16-9/19. Correct within 24 hours.)
  • Time/temperature control for safety food was not held cold at 41 degrees F or below. (Sub cooler and under slicer cooler unit found at 44-49 degrees. Meats and eggs were discarded. Coolers may not be used until product is verified at 41 or below. Repair person was on site at the end of the inspection. Correct within 24 hours.)
  • Non-critical violation
    • Original Food Employee Certification not posted in a location conspicuous to the consumer. (Correct in seven days.)

Acme Seafood and Chinese Restaurant - 2301 Broad St., Erie - inspected 9/20

  • Person in Charge is not performing required duties.
  • The handwash sink was blocked and not accessible. (Cart of seasonings blocking handwashing sink.)
  • Food-contact surfaces not clean. (Old clothing used as wiping cloths to wipe down counters. Cloths discarded. Corrected at time of inspection. Rice cooker, microwave, handles of coolers and freezers found with food residue. Food contact surfaces should be cleaned more frequently. Correct within 24 hours.)
  • Hood/filters have an accumulation of dust and grease. (Correct in 7 days.)
  • Time/temperature control for safety food being cooled improperly. (Rice cooked 2 hours ago was found at 83°F. Discarded.)
  • An approved food Temperature Measuring Device is not available or readily accessible. (Facility lacks thermometer. Obtain a digital tip sensitive thermometer. Correct in 7 days.)
  • Non-critical violation
    • Food employees not wearing or wearing ineffective hair/beard restraints. (Food employee not wearing hair restraint. Employee put on a hair restraint during inspection.)

No violations

Cobblestone Hotel and Suites - 701 Bayfront Parkway, Erie - inspected 9/26

Iroquois High School Concession Stand - 800 Tyndall Ave., Lawrence Park - inspected 9/26

Perry Elementary Cafeteria - 148 W. 21st St., Erie - inspected 9/25

St. James School Cafeteria - 2602 Buffalo Rd., Erie - inspected 9/25

St. James Place - 2622 Buffalo Rd., Erie - inspected 9/25

Villa Maria Cafeteria - 2403 W. 8th St., Millcreek Township - inspected 9/25

Klein Elementary Cafeteria - 6375 Buffalo Rd., Harborcreek Township - inspected 9/25

Harding Elementary Cafeteria - 148 W. 21st St., Erie - inspected  9/25

Altered State Distillery - 1535 W. 8th St., Erie - inspected 9/24

  • Opening inspection; okay to issue annual license.

McDonald's - 1115 Sassafras St., Erie - inspected 9/24

Eagle's Nest Cafeteria - 1133 Pennsylvania Ave., Erie - inspected 9/24

Flight of the Eagle Banquet Hall - 1125 Pennsylvania Ave., Erie - inspected 9/24

Tops Markets - 230 S. High St., Waterford - inspected 9/24

St. Jude School - 606 Lowell Ave., Millcreek Township - inspected 9/24

Icing on the Lake - 940 West Erie Plaza Dr., Millcreek Township - inspected 9/24

Sarah A. Reed Children's Center - 2445 W. 34th St., Millcreek Township - inspected 9/24

Sarah Reed Children's Center Ridgefield - 3227 Highland Dr., Millcreek Township - inspected 9/24

Chestnut Hill Concession - 1001 W. 54th St., Millcreek Township - inspected 9/23

Dairy Supreme - 104 E. Plum St., Edinboro - inspected 9/23

Bayfront Maritime Center Cafeteria - 40 Holland St., Erie - inspected 9/23

Dollar General - 220 W. Plum St., Edinboro - inspected 9/23

Imperial Buffet - 7200 Peach St., Summit Township - inspected 9/23

  • Opening inspection; okay to issue annual license.

Peter's Chocolate Shoppe - 114 High St., Elk Creek - inspected 9/23

McDonald's - 2529 Broad St., Erie - inspected 9/23 (ownership change)

Kali's - 7891 Peach St., Summit Township - inspected 9/23

Brooklyn Pizza - 1901 Rotunda Dr., Summit Township - inspected 9/20

  • Opening inspection; okay to issue annual license.

Pressed - 1535 W. 8th St., Erie - inspected 9/20

Previous violations corrected

McDonald's - 7855 Perry Highway, Summit Township - inspected 9/24, re-inspected 9/25

  • Time/temperature control for safety food was not held cold at 41 degrees F or below. (Cooler holding sliced tomatoes, onions, and shredded lettuce found at 50°F. These items were discarded during inspection.)
  • Floors, walls, or ceiling are not properly cleaned. (Grill grease being put into an open plastic tote (pest attractant). Grease is to be poured into filter that uses suction to move it into larger grease tanks; filter appeared unused. The walls and floor
    are soiled with grease.)

Beechwood Inn - 9866 Wattsburg Rd., Greene Township - inspected 8/7, re-inspected 9/25

  • Floors, walls, or ceiling are not properly maintained. (The walk in cooler unit has panel joints that are not clean, mold growth is stared.)

Lawrence Park Athletic Club - 1017 Rankine Ave., Lawrence Park - inspected 9/13, re-inspected 9/20

  • Food-contact surfaces not clean. (Soda nozzle found with buildup. Corrected at time of inspection.)