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Added May 13 2018

Inspection date
May 8, 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
Bar - full service

Full service indicates the establishment can use tableware (glasses, utensils, etc.) more than once.


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.


Wiping cloths. Moist cloths used for cleaning nonfood-contact surfaces of equipment such as counters, dining table tops and shelves not clean / not rinsed frequently in one of the sanitizing solutions permitted in section 20-21.12(e)(02) through (06) of this code / used for no other purpose. These cloths shall be stored in the sanitizing solution between uses.

  • Result: Violation

Cleaning frequency. Nonfood-contact surfaces of equipment not cleaned as often as is necessary to keep the equipment free of accumulation of dust, dirt, food particles, and other debris.

  • Result: Violation, Corrected On Site

Handling. Cleaned and sanitized equipment and utensils not handled in a way that protects them from contamination. Spoons, knives, and forks shall be touched only by their handles. Cups, glasses, bowls, and plates shall be handled without contact with inside surfaces or with surfaces that contact the user's mouth. Soiled tableware shall be removed from consumer eating and drinking areas and handled so that clean tableware is not contaminated.

  • Result: Violation

Ice manufacture. Ice not made from water meeting the requirements of this section / not made in an approved ice-making machine or plant / not located, installed, operated, cleaned, and maintained so as to prevent contamination of the ice.

  • Result: Violation

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

Containers. In containers designed with drains, drain plugs not in place at all times, except during cleaning.

  • Result: Violation

Openings. Openings to the outside not effectively protected against the entrance of rodents.

  • Result: Violation

Wall protection. Walls within water closet compartments / walls within two feet of the front and sides of urinals / hand-washing sinks / utensil-washing sinks / food sinks / mop or utility sinks / walls subject to damage from moisture not provided to a height of at least four feet above the finished floor with a smooth / light-colored impervious surface of a type not adversely affected by moisture or grease except that light-colored wall protection is not required in toilet rooms.

  • Result: Violation, Repeat

Attachments. Light fixtures / vent covers / wall-mounted fans / decorative materials / similar equipment attached to walls and ceilings not easily cleanable / not maintained in good repair / not kept clean.

  • Result: Violation, Corrected On Site

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

Cleaning equipment storage. After use, mops not placed in a position that allows them to air-dry without soiling walls / equipment / supplies.

  • Result: Violation

Operating a food service establishment with an expired Food Dealer's Permit.

  • Result: Violation, Repeat

Owning / operating / causing to be operated a food preparation area without the food service manager having in his possession a Food Service Manager's Certification issued by the department.

  • Result: Violation
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Posted to 6502 WASHINGTON AVE HOUSTON TX, 77007

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