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Added Sep 02 2015

Inspection date
September 2, 2015
Doing business as
Lacasa Del Pueblo Taqueria
Inspection ID
License number
Facility type
Risk 1 (High)
Inspection type
8. Sanitizing rinse for equipment and utensils: clean, proper temperature, concentration, exposure time - comments: observed employee washing multi-use food equipment, pots, pans, and utensils in 3-compartment sink with no sanitizer and 3-compartment sink not setup. Instructed manager to properly set up 3-compartment sink t0 wash, rinse, and sanitize food equipment and utensils. Critical violation 7-38-030 | 29. Previous minor violation(s) corrected 7-42-090 - comments: previous minor violations not corrected from report #1533005 on 4-17-15. 32-remove milk crates and provide adequate shelving for storage in basement. Install splash guard between basement exposed sink and prep table. 35-clean light shields, ceiling vents, and ceiling tiles in prep area(dust buildup). Replace stained ceiling tiles in first floor and basement prep areas. 38-repair ventilation fan in women washroom. 41- store mop heads upright to prevent insect breeding. 45-no food handler certificates available during inspection. Must provide certificates. Serious violation 7-42-090 | 38. Ventilation: rooms and equipment vented as required: plumbing: installed and maintained - comments: remove plastic and provide adequate stoppers for 3-compartment sink. | 32. Food and non-food contact surfaces properly designed, constructed and maintained - comments: repair loose gasket on walk-in cooler door. | 33. Food and non-food contact equipment utensils clean, free of abrasive detergents - comments: clean interior of ice machine, fryer cabinets, and cooking equipment. | 35. Walls, ceilings, attached equipment constructed per code: good repair, surfaces clean and dust-less cleaning methods - comments: replace missing baseboards along walls in rear kitchen area. | 42. Appropriate method of handling of food (ice) hair restraints and clean apparel worn - comments: all food handlers must wear hair restraints.
Other known inspections
December 18, 2017 (Pass)
December 11, 2017 (Fail)
June 19, 2017 (Pass w/ Conditions)
September 11, 2015 (Pass w/ Conditions)
April 17, 2015 (Pass w/ Conditions)
January 7, 2014 (Pass w/ Conditions)
June 14, 2013 (Pass)
October 2, 2012 (Pass)
December 20, 2011 (Pass)

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This was posted to 1834 S. Blue Island Ave.

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