Tennessee Department of Health
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Pearl's Oyster’s House

299 S. Main St. Memphis, TN 38103

Food Service Establishment Inspection | Routine

November 1, 2022 | View Original Inspection PDF
Score & Grade: 90 Grade:
Observations & Corrective Actions

33: 1200-23-01-.03(5)(a)3. Proper thawing of the meat is under cold running water , and not sitting in water in sink

34: 1200-23-01-.04(2)(d)9. Provide thermometers inside reach in freezers , etc

37: 1200-23-01-.03(3)(b)1. Keep the tea covered in kitchen area , keep the bag of sugar stored off the floor

39: 1200-23-01-.03(3)(d)4. Keep wet cloths stored in sanitizer water

41: 1200-23-01-.04(6)(b)1.iv Keep the ice scoop handle up inside the ice bin in kitchen

42: 1200-23-01-.04(9)(c)1. Keep the pots and pans stacked right side down , and off the floor , etc

43: 1200-23-01-.04(9)(c)1. Keep the small to go plates stacked right side down in waitress area

45: 1200-23-01-.04(1) Replace the cutting boards , too many grooves in them

52: 1200-23-01-.05(5) Keep the lids to the dumpster closed

53: 1200-23-01-.06(5)(b)1. Clean the floors , walls , and ceiling in kitchen and the walk in cooler , remove ice from the walk in freezer floor , etc clean the cooking equipment , ventahood , etc

55: 1200-23-01-.08(3)(i)10. Please post new permit

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Additional Comments

2022 permit posted , please post new permit , left safe food donation leaflet , etc

Observations
(1) Supervision
IN
1 Person in charge present, demonstrates knowledge, and performs duties
Compliant
Observations
(2-3) Employee Health
IN
2 Management awareness, policy present
Compliant
Observations
IN
3 Proper use of reporting, restriction & exclusion
Compliant
Observations
(4-5) Good Hygienic Practices
IN
4 Proper eating, tasting, drinking, or tobacco use
Compliant
Observations
IN
5 No discharge from eyes, nose, and mouth
Compliant
Observations
(6-7)Preventing Contamination by Hands
IN
6 Hands clean and properly washed
Compliant
Observations
IN
7 No bare hand contact with ready-to-eat foods or approved alternate method properly followed
Compliant
Observations
(8) Preventing Contamination by Hands (2)
IN
8 Handwashing sinks properly supplied and adequate
Compliant
Observations
(9-12) Approved Source
IN
9 Food obtained from an approved source
Compliant
Observations
IN
10 Food received at proper temperature
Compliant
Observations
IN
11 Food in good condition, safe, and unadulterated
Compliant
Observations
IN
12 Required records available: shell stock tags, parasite destruction
Compliant
Observations
(13) Protection from Contamination
IN
13 Food separated and protected
Compliant
Observations
(14) Protection from Contamination (2)
IN
14 Food-contact surfaces: cleaned and sanitized
Compliant
Observations
(15) Protection from Contamination (3)
IN
15 Proper disposition of unsafe food, returned food not reserved
Compliant
Observations
(16-17) Cooking and Reheating of Time/Temperature Control For Safety (TCS) Foods (16-17)
IN
16 Proper cooking time and temperatures
Compliant
Observations
IN
17 Proper reheating procedures for hot holding
Compliant
Observations
(18-22) Cooling and Holding, Date Marking, and Time as a Public Health Control
IN
18 Proper cooling time and temperature
Compliant
Observations
IN
19 Proper hot holding temperatures
Compliant
Observations
IN
20 Proper cold holding temperatures
Compliant
Observations
IN
21 Proper date marking and disposition
Compliant
Observations
NA
22 Time as a public health control: procedures and records
Compliant
Observations
(23) Consumer Advisory
IN
23 Consumer advisory provided for raw and undercooked food
Compliant
Observations
(24) Highly Susceptible Populations
NA
24 Pasteurized foods used; prohibited foods not offered
Compliant
Observations
(25-26) Chemicals
NA
25 Food additives: approved and properly used
Compliant
Observations
IN
26 Toxic substances properly identified, stored, used
Compliant
Observations
(27) Conformance with Approved Procedures
NA
27 Compliance with variance, specialized process, and HACCP plan
Compliant
Observations
(33) Food Temperature Control (3)
OUT
33 Approved thawing methods used
Observations
(34) Food Temperature Control (4)
OUT
34 Thermometers provided and accurate
Observations
(37) Prevention of Food Contamination (2)
OUT
37 Contamination prevented during food preparation, storage and display
Observations
(39) Prevention of Food Contamination (4)
OUT
39 Wiping cloths; properly used and stored
Observations
(41) Proper Use of Utensils
OUT
41 In-use utensil; properly stored
Observations
(42) Proper Use of Utensils (2)
OUT
42 Utensils, equipment and linens; properly stored, dried, handled
Observations
(43) Proper Use of Utensils (3)
OUT
43 Single-use/single-service articles; properly stored, used
Observations
(45) Utensils and Equipment
OUT
45 Food and nonfood-contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed, and used
Observations
(52) Physical Facilities (5)
OUT
52 Garbage/refuse properly disposed; facilities maintained
Observations
(53) Physical Facilities (6)
OUT
53 Physical facilities installed, maintained, and clean
Observations
(55-56) Administrative Items
OUT
55 Current permit posted
Observations
Non-Smokers Protection Act
Yes
57 Compliance with TN Non-Smoker Protection Act
Compliant
Observations
No
1 Age-restricted venue restricts access to its building or facilities at all times to persons who are 21 years of age or older.
Observations
No
2 Age-restricted venue requires each person attempting to gain entry to submit acceptable forms of identification.
Compliant
Observations
No
3 “No smoking” signs or the international “non-smoking” symbol are conspicuously posted at every entrance.
Observations
No
4 Garage type doors in non-enclosed areas are completely open.
Observations
No
5 Tents or awnings with removable sides or vents in non-enclosed areas are completely removed or open.
Observations
No
6 Smoke from non-enclosed areas is not infiltrating into areas where smoking is prohibited.
Observations
No
7 Smoking is not observed where smoking is prohibited by the Act.
Observations
No
58 Tobacco products offered for sale
Compliant
Observations
NO
1 Appropriate “No Sale of Tobacco Products to Minors” sign posted?
Compliant
Observations
NO
2 Sale of single cigarettes observed?
Compliant
Observations
NO
3 Vending machines conspicuously placed and supervised or tokens used?
Compliant
Observations
NO
4 Sale of tobacco products to minors (under 18) observed?
Compliant
Observations
YES
5 Are persons under the age of 18 ever allowed in the establishment?
Compliant