Food service inspections
Dec. 5, 2017 at 4 p.m.
The Victoria County Public Health Department Environmental Health Division inspects places where food is served in Victoria, DeWitt, Jackson and Calhoun counties.
In the inspection reports, each violation in the Priority items 1-20 is 3 demerits; Priority Foundation items 21-33 are 2 demerits; and Core items are 1 demerit. Zero is a perfect score, while 100 demerits is the worst possible score.
Each Wednesday, the Advocate publishes inspection results from the previous week. All demerits are reported, but only those Priority and Core items are detailed.
FOOD SERVICE INSPECTIONS FOR WEEK ENDING DEC. 1
Village Grocery, 104 Lamar St., Point Comfort. Demerits: 15. Improper cold-hold temperature. Tabletop needs to be able to cool food items inside. Need test strips. Hand washing sink is for hand washing only. Do not cool boiled eggs in sink. Surfaces must be easily cleanable. Do not use mesh plastic on shelving. Do not use cardboard on floor to catch grease. Label bulk items such as flour. Lighting over bread needs a shield. Permit and last inspection need to be posted.
Indianola Fishing Marina, 8 Bell St., Indianola. Demerits: 9. Use licensed pest control only. Ice bags must be labeled with name and address of manufacturer. Address problem with presence of flies. Lighting in kitchen needs to have covers. Weather strip back door. Should not be able to see daylight coming through cracks. Need covered trash can in women's restroom.
Bayside Seafood Restaurant, 2055 State Highway 35 North, Port Lavaca. Demerits: 8. Items in refrigerator need to be date-labeled. Hand-washing sign at hand sink needs to be easily readable. Ice scoop needs to be stored on or in an easily cleanable surface. Do not use cardboard to cover shelving; surface must be easily cleanable. Need lighting in front walk-in cooler. Post permit. Post the certified food manager certificate. Post last inspection visible to public.
Kwik Way, 2510 W. Austin St., Port Lavaca. Demerits: 8. Dispose of expired soup. Need bodily fluid clean-up kit and guidance documents. Keep soap at hand sink in food preparation area.
Li'l Joe's Billiards, 401 N. George St., Victoria. Demerits: 4. Must have hot water available at restroom hand sinks. Post current food permit.
Victoria Christian School, 3310 N. Ben Jordan St., Victoria. Demerits: 3.
BCFS Education Services Trinity Head Start, 1104 E. Trinity St., Victoria; Moonshine Drinkery, 103 W. Santa Rosa St., Victoria; Victoria Regional Juvenile Justice Center, 97 Foster Field Drive, Victoria. Demerits: 2.
Mitchell Guidance Center, 306 E. Commercial St., Victoria. Demerits: 1.
Faith Academy, 2002 Mockingbird Lane, Victoria; Nazareth Academy, 206 W. Convent St., Victoria; Northside Baptist School, 4100 N. Laurent St., Victoria; Patti Welder School, 1604 E. North St., Victoria; Trinity Episcopal School, 1504 N. Moody St., Victoria; Victoria ISD Food Service, 102 Profit Drive, Victoria. Demerits: 0.
La Salud Tasty Treats, 1208 N. Virginia St., Port Lavaca, inspected Sept. 20 with 30 demerits. Re-inspected Nov. 28 with cold-hold violation corrected. Still need to post the certified food manager certificate.
Bayside Seafood Restaurant, 4202 N. Navarro St., Victoria, inspected Nov. 6 with 43 demerits. Re-inspected Nov. 28 with all violations corrected.
C.O. Chandler Elementary Cafeteria, 5105 Guy Grant Drive, Victoria, inspected Nov. 17 with 3 demerits. Re-inspected Nov. 28 with cold-hold violation corrected.
China B, 3611 N. Navarro St., Victoria, inspected Nov. 1 with 36 demerits. Re-inspected Nov. 28 with need to work on all violations.
Golden Boy Corrals, 5102 N. Navarro St., Victoria, inspected Oct. 30 with 22 demerits. Re-inspected Nov. 23 with dishwasher not reaching 180 degrees, required for sanitizing dishes. Will run through dishwasher and then dip in sanitizer solution at three-compartment sink. Will return to reinspect. Re-inspected Nov. 28 with violation corrected. Machine thermometer now showing 190 degrees.
Hopkins Elementary Cafeteria, 110 Hopkins Road, Victoria, inspected Nov. 15 with 2 demerits. Re-inspected Nov. 28 with cold water repaired at hand sink.
Limon's BBQ, 3502 Houston Highway, Victoria, inspected Nov. 13 with 25 demerits. Re-inspected Nov. 27 with cold-hold violation corrected. Continue to work on other violations.
O'Connor Magnet School Cafeteria, 3402 Bobolink St., Victoria, inspected Nov. 15 with 3 demerits. Re-inspected Nov. 28 with cold-hold violation corrected.
The Sendera, 101 W. Goodwin St., Suite 1200, Victoria, inspected Nov. 13 with 19 demerits. Re-inspected Nov. 27 with all violations corrected.