Restaurant Inspections – February 18

The information below was compiled from reports of the health departments of Bartholomew and Johnson counties. Critical violations may expose customers to illnesses and typically must be corrected immediately or within days. Noncritical violations, if not corrected, could lead to critical violations or make critical violations more likely to occur.

Dairy Queen

2215 Columbus Center, Columbus

Dec. 22

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 3

Morales Restaurant

2520 Central Ave., Columbus

Dec. 27

Critical violations: 2

Container of cooked refried beans, cups of cooked flan and container of cooked pork not date labeled of date to be consumed or discarded. Automatic dish machine not sanitizing at time of inspection. All equipment, utensils and dishware shall be washed, rinsed and sanitized in the three-compartment sink until the dish machine can operate to sanitize dishware.

Noncritical violations: 8

Freddy’s Frozen Custard and Steakburgers

3660 Jonathan Moore Pike, Columbus

Dec. 27

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 2

Blackerby’s Hangar 5 Restaurant

4770 Ray Boll Blvd., Columbus

Dec. 27

Critical violations: 1

Meat slicer needs to be cleaned thoroughly of food debris. All food contact surfaces should be sanitized frequently during use.

Noncritical violations: 4

White Castle

1686 National Road, Columbus

Dec. 28

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 3

Henry Social Club

423 Washington St., Columbus

Dec. 28

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 4

Morales Restaurant

2520 Central Ave., Columbus

Dec. 29

Critical violations: 2

Automatic dish machine not sanitizing dish ware. All equipment, utensils and dishware shall be washed, rinsed and sanitized in the three-compartment sink until the dish machine can operate to sanitize dishware. Wastewater overflows automatic dish machine wastewater collection trap and discharges the water onto floor, flooding floor of dish washing area. The machine shall not be operated until wastewater drains are cleaned/repaired to prevent overflow.

Noncritical violations: None

Circle K

760 Jonesville Road, Columbus

Dec. 29

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: None

Panera Bread Bakery

3056 Columbus Center, Columbus

Dec. 29

Critical violations: 1

Many soiled baking trays/perforated bread trays used to transfer dough to facility from production facility. Food contact surfaces are to be cleaned of baked on foods after each use. (Facility keeps its own clean pans)

Noncritical violations: 3

Morales Restaurant

2520 Central Ave., Columbus

Jan. 3

Critical violations: 1

Automatic dish machine not sanitizing dishware. All equipment, utensils and dishware shall be washed, rinsed and sanitized in the three-compartment sink until the dish machine can operate to sanitize dishware.

Noncritical violations: None

CVS Pharmacy

2154 State St., Columbus

Jan. 3

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 3

Ruby Tuesday

3715 W. Market Drive, Edinburgh

Jan. 3

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 2

Big Lots

3150 Columbus Center, Columbus

Jan. 4

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: None

Circle K

3461 U.S. 31 South, Columbus

Jan. 4

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 3

Wendy’s

1915 Jonathan Moore Pike, Columbus

Jan. 5

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 6

Mark Pi’s China Gate

2106 25th St., Columbus

Jan. 5

Critical violations: 2

Box of raw chicken, container of raw meat and package of raw sausage stored above ready-to-eat food items on wire shelving in walk-in cooler. Spray bottles with purple colored toxic cleaner not labeled of contents. Toxic items shall be labeled of contents.

Noncritical violations: 4

Arni’s

2765 Brentwood Drive, Columbus

Jan. 15

Critical violations: 1

Employee observed consuming food in food prep area. Food consumption is to take place in designated areas, away from food preparation.

Noncritical violations: 1

Speedway

2350 Jonathan Moore Pike, Columbus

Jan. 5

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 7

Walgreens

21450 Jonathan Moore Pike, Columbus

Jan. 5

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 3

Chuck E. Cheese

1455 N. National Road, Columbus

Jan. 6

Critical violations: 1

Mechanical ware washing machine doesn’t have the required concentration of sanitizer during wash. Establishment must use the three-compartment sink for sanitizing utensils until repaired or operating properly.

Noncritical violations: None

Jay-C Foodstore

4290 Jonathan Moore Pike, Columbus

Jan. 6

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 9

Ziggies

3029 National Road, Columbus

Jan. 6

Critical violations: 1

Spray bottle in food prep area to be labeled for contents.

Noncritical violations: 7

Papa Murphy’s Pizza

1875 N. National Road, Columbus

Jan. 6

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 2

Noble Romans Pizza

4140 Jonathan Moore Pike, Columbus

Jan. 9

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 8

Red Lobster

2000 25th St., Columbus

Jan. 9

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 2

Total Fitness

3075 Middle Road, Columbus

Jan. 9

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 1

McDonald’s

2205 Jonathan Moore Pike, Columbus

Jan. 9

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 10

McQueens Grocery

102 Mill St., Elizabethtown

Jan. 9

Critical violations: 1

Noncritical violations: 4

Buffalo Wild Wings

2035 Jonathan Moore Pike, Columbus

Jan. 10

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 8

Snappy Tomato Pizza

8475 N. State Road 9, Hope

Jan. 10

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 2

Menards

2315 Merchant’s Mile, Columbus

Jan. 10

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: None

El Toreo Mexican Restaurant

10020 U.S. 31 North, Suite E, Columbus

Jan. 11

Critical violations: 1

Sanitizer concentration not sufficient in wiping cloth containers for storage and rinsing.

Noncritical violations: 5

Speedway

10471 U.S. 31 North, Taylorsville

Jan. 11

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 1

Upland Brewing Columbus Pump House

148 Lindsey St., Columbus

Jan. 11

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 3

Yats Columbus

325 Fourth St., Columbus

Jan. 11

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 5

Chopstick Restaurant

3045 Columbus Center, Columbus

Jan. 11

Critical violations: 1

Container of cooked chicken measured at 58 degrees Fahrenheit on top of food prep counter. Potentially hazardous food items shall be held below 41 degrees Fahrenheit or above 135 degrees Fahrenheit.

Noncritical violations: 2

LG2 Food Mart LLC

2109 N. National Road, Columbus

Jan. 11

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 6

Daily’s Farm Market

2255 Jonathan Moore Pike, Columbus

Jan. 11

Critical violations: 1

Food contact surfaces of equipment and utensils must be kept clean to the sight and touch. The meat slicer was soiled with an accumulation of dried on food particles.

Noncritical violations: 9

Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar

1900 E. 25th St., Columbus

Jan. 12

Critical violations: None

Noncritical violations: 3