Tennessee Department of Health
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La Hacienda Meican Restaurant

3170 Village Shop Dr. Memphis, TN 38013

Food Service Establishment Inspection | Follow-Up

July 5, 2022 | View Original Inspection PDF
Score & Grade: 86 Grade:
Observations & Corrective Actions

8: 1200-23-01-.06(3)(a) Hand washing signs not present.

14: Ice machine needs to be cleaned to remove pink slime build up on the guard. Drain, wash, rinse, and sanitize to clean.

34: 1200-23-01-.04(2)(d)9. Thermometers missing inside of coolers

35: 1200-23-01-.03(5)(a)7. Prepared food items are missing labels of common name on containers

36: Receiving door does not close tightly enough leaving outer openings not protected. There is a gap between the kick-plate, door, and hole to outside.

41: 1200-23-01-.04(6)(b)1.iv Bowls used as scoops touching food items. Please use a scoop with a handle stored upright.

53: 1200-23-01-.06(5)(a) Ceiling tile missing above wash sink at dishwasher. Ceiling stained. Ceiling tiles uneven between dishwasher, shelving, and ice machine.

53: 1200-23-01-.06(4) Wall behind dishwasher is peeling and no longer easily cleanable. Please repair to prevent mold.

54: 1200-23-01-.06(3)(c) Missing light bulb above stove. Several unshielded lights near walk in coolers and freezer.

Additional Comments

Priority item 8 not completely corrected. Priority item 14 not corrected. Priority items 18 and 26 corrected. A closure letter will be issued for items not corrected in 10 days. Handwashing signs left with PIC again.

Also, your walk-in cooler may need to be serviced as it is now 43 degrees when during the routine inspection it was much colder.

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)
OUT
8 Handwashing sinks properly supplied and adequate
Observations
(9-12) Approved Source
IN
9 Food obtained from an approved source
Compliant
Observations
NO
10 Food received at proper temperature
Compliant
Observations
IN
11 Food in good condition, safe, and unadulterated
Compliant
Observations
NA
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)
OUT
14 Food-contact surfaces: cleaned and sanitized
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)
NO
16 Proper cooking time and temperatures
Compliant
Observations
NO
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
NA
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
(34) Food Temperature Control (4)
OUT
34 Thermometers provided and accurate
Observations
(35) Food Identification
OUT
35 Food properly labeled; original container, required records available
Observations
(36) Prevention of Food Contamination
OUT
36 Insects, rodents, and animals not present
Observations
(41) Proper Use of Utensils
OUT
41 In-use utensil; properly stored
Observations
(53) Physical Facilities (6)
OUT
53 Physical facilities installed, maintained, and clean
Observations
OUT
53 Physical facilities installed, maintained, and clean
Observations
(54) Physical Facilities (7)
OUT
54 Adequate ventilation and lighting; designated areas used
Observations
Non-Smokers Protection Act
Yes
57 Compliance with TN Non-Smoker Protection Act
Compliant
Observations
No
58 Tobacco products offered for sale
Compliant