BETTER CHOICE RESTAURANT

Address: 489 Dewey Avenue, Rochester, NY 14613

BETTER CHOICE RESTAURANT (Health Operation# 763997) is a foood service establishment inspected by New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH). The last inspected date is September 17, 2018.

Business Overview

NYS Health Operation ID 763997
Operation Name BETTER CHOICE RESTAURANT
Facility BETTER CHOICE RESTAURANT
Food Service Description Food Service Establishment - Restaurant
Facility Address 489 Dewey Avenue
Rochester
NY 14613
Municipality ROCHESTER
County MONROE
Permit Expiration Date 12/31/2017
Local Health Department Monroe County
NYSDOH Gazetteer 270104

Inspection Results

Date: 2018-09-17 Type: Re-Inspection
Violations: 0 critical , 1 noncritical
- 15A : Floors, walls, ceilings, not smooth, properly constructed, in disrepair, dirty surfaces
Comments: Glass triple door cooler inside temp at 43 F and it was very warm in the facility. Per Demar, someone serviced the cooler.
Date: 2018-08-28 Type: Re-Inspection
Violations: 2 critical , 1 noncritical
- 5A(Critical) : Potentially hazardous foods are not kept at or below 45°F during cold holding, except smoked fish not kept at or below 38°F during cold holding.
- 5E(Critical) : Enough refrigerated storage equipment is not present, properly designed, maintained or operated so that all potentially hazardous foods are cooled properly and stored below 45°F as required.
- 15A : Floors, walls, ceilings, not smooth, properly constructed, in disrepair, dirty surfaces
Comments: Do not store any protein products in the "General" cooler until it is serviced to determine why it cycles over 45 F. If this unit cannot keep consistently at 40 F or less it should not be used regarless of the room temperature. To be re-inspected in two weeks. Please call with findings when unit has been serviced. Jody Grant 753-5541.
Date: 2018-08-09 Type: Inspection
Violations: 1 critical , 2 noncritical
- 5A(Critical) : Potentially hazardous foods are not kept at or below 45°F during cold holding, except smoked fish not kept at or below 38°F during cold holding.
- 10B : Non-food contact surfaces and equipment are improperly designed, constructed, installed, maintained (equipment not readily accessible for cleaning, surface not smooth finish)
Comments: If temperature in General cooler does not maintain temperature of 45 F or below, regardless of outside temperature, all items should be moved out and not used. To be re-inspected two weeks.
Date: 2018-01-03 Type: Inspection
Violations: 0 critical , 1 noncritical
- 15A : Floors, walls, ceilings, not smooth, properly constructed, in disrepair, dirty surfaces
Date: 2017-10-16 Type: Inspection
Violations: 0 critical , 1 noncritical
- 10B : Non-food contact surfaces and equipment are improperly designed, constructed, installed, maintained (equipment not readily accessible for cleaning, surface not smooth finish)
Date: 2017-06-06 Type: Re-Inspection
Violations: 1 critical , 0 noncritical
- 6A(Critical) : Potentially hazardous foods are not kept at or above 140°F during hot holding.
Comments: All previous violations have been corrrected.
Date: 2017-05-16 Type: Inspection
Violations: 0 critical , 9 noncritical
- 15B : Lighting and ventilation inadequate, fixtures not shielded, dirty ventilation hoods, ductwork, filters, exhaust fans
- 9D : Dressing rooms dirty, not provided, improperly located
- 15A : Floors, walls, ceilings, not smooth, properly constructed, in disrepair, dirty surfaces
- 10B : Non-food contact surfaces and equipment are improperly designed, constructed, installed, maintained (equipment not readily accessible for cleaning, surface not smooth finish)
- 11A : Manual facilities inadequate, technique incorrect; mechanical facilities not operated in accordance with manufacturer's instructions
- 11D : Non food contact surfaces of equipment not clean
- 8A : Food not protected during storage, preparation, display, transportation and service, from potential sources of contamination (e.g., food uncovered, mislabeled, stored on floor, missing or inadequate sneeze guards, food containers double stacked)
- 12E : Handwashing facilities inaccessible, improperly located, dirty, in disrepair, improper fixtures, soap, and single service towels or hand drying devices missing
Comments: To be re-inspected in two weeks.
Date: 2016-10-31 Type: Inspection
Violations: 1 critical , 3 noncritical
- 4A(Critical) : Toxic chemicals are improperly labeled, stored or used so that contamination of food can occur.
- 12C : Plumbing and sinks not properly sized, installed, maintained; equipment and floors not properly drained
- 15A : Floors, walls, ceilings, not smooth, properly constructed, in disrepair, dirty surfaces
- 8B : In use food dispensing utensils improperly stored
Comments: disscused cooling and reheating of foods. large amount of food types held hot in steam table
Date: 2014-11-20 Type: Inspection
Violations: 0 critical , 0 noncritical
- None
Date: 2013-10-18 Type: Inspection
Violations: 0 critical , 0 noncritical
- None
Date: 2012-09-11 Type: Inspection
Violations: 0 critical , 1 noncritical
- 15A : Floors, walls, ceilings, not smooth, properly constructed, in disrepair, dirty surfaces
Date: 2011-06-23 Type: Re-Inspection
Violations: 0 critical , 0 noncritical
- None
Date: 2011-05-25 Type: Inspection
Violations: 0 critical , 0 noncritical
- None

Office Location

Street Address 489 DEWEY AVENUE
City ROCHESTER
State NY
Zip 14613

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Tropico 489 Dewey Avenue, Rochester, NY 14608 2009-09-30

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Dataset Information

Data Provider New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH)
Jurisdiction New York State

This dataset includes 80k food service establishment inspected by New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH).