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Added Jan 11 2018

Inspection date
January 10, 2018
Business name
Routine inspection

This is an unannounced inspection of a food establishment conducted to determine compliance with the Houston Food Ordinance.

Facility type
Convenience grocery - open foods

This is a convenience grocery where foods have been removed from manufacturers' sealed containers.


A status of Open indicates the establishment met city requirements with only minor violations or did not have violations during the inspection. An establishment that corrects violations during the inspection may also receive this status.


Inspections; reports. Previous inspection report not posted on an inside wall of the establishment.

  • Result: Violation

Materials; general. Multi-use equipment and utensils not designed, constructed and repaired with safe materials, including finishing materials / not corrosion-resistant and nonabsorbent / not smooth, easily cleanable and durable under conditions of normal use.

  • Result: Violation

Toilet fixtures. Toilet room not provided with at least one covered waste receptacle.

  • Result: Violation, Repeat

Hand-washing signage. Sign / icon / poster that notifies food employees to wash their hands not provided at all hand-washing sinks used by food employees / not clearly visible to food employees.

  • Result: Violation, Repeat

Containers. Containers stored outside the establishment / dumpsters / compactors / compactor systems / receptacles / waste handling units for refuse / recyclables / and returnables not provided with tight-fitting lids / doors / covers, not kept covered when not in actual use. In containers designed with drains, drain plugs shall be in place at all times, except during cleaning.

  • Result: Violation

Construction. Walls, including nonsupporting partitions / wall coverings of toilet rooms and vestibules, not smooth / nonabsorbent / easily cleanable. Concrete or pumice blocks used for interior wall construction in these locations shall be finished and sealed to provide an easily cleanable surface except in dry storage areas.

  • Result: Violation, Repeat

Maintenance. Walls / ceilings, including doors, windows, skylights, and similar closures, not kept clean.

  • Result: Violation, Repeat

Protective shielding. light bulbs not shielded / coated / otherwise shatter-resistant in areas where there is exposed food, clean equipment / utensils / linens / unwrapped single-service or single-use articles, except as specified in subitems a and b of this item Shielded / coated / otherwise shatter-resistant bulbs need not be provided in areas used only for storing food and single-service articles in unopened packages if the integrity of the packages cannot be affected by broken glass falling onto them and the packages are capable of being cleaned of debris from broken bulbs before the packages are opened.

  • Result: Violation, Repeat

Owning / operating / causing to be operated a food establishment without the person in charge having in his possession a Food Service Manager's Certification issued by the department.

  • Result: Violation, Repeat
Other known inspections
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Posted to 1035 UVALDE HOUSTON TX, 77015

This was posted to 1035 UVALDE HOUSTON TX, 77015

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