Restaurant Report - Nacogdoches - 04/19/18

La Braza at 3714 South Street: 16 demerits for one cooler needed to be repaired because it wasn't reaching minimum cooling temperature, back flow preventer needed for outside hose, one canned food product needed to be discarded, thermometer not provided for cook and all coolers, warmers, and freezers, hand wash not kept empty and accessible at all times, one spatula needed to be re-cleaned and re-sanitized, vents not kept clean, trash and rubbish on northwest side of the property needed to be removed, and food equipment, walls, and floor not kept clean and sanitary.

Lucky Stop No. 5 at 1616 E. Main: 5 demerits for back flow preventer needed for outside hose, self-serve pre-packaged items needed to proper labeling, sliced meats needed use-by dates, paper towels needed for hand wash sink, ice scoop stored improperly, vents not kept clean, scattered trash in parking lot needed to be picked up, ceiling floor, and wall areas, needed to be repaired, towels needed in bathroom, and excess grease at grease bin needed to be removed.

Pueblo Viejo at 290 South Street: 13 demerits for one canned food product needed to be discarded, foods in cooler not kept covered, use-by dates needed, thermometers not provided for all cooks, coolers, freezers, and warmers, equipment and vent-a-hood not kept clean and sanitary, several lights needed to be replaced, shield guards needed, floor, wall, and ceiling areas need to be repaired, and employee drink not in non-spillabe container.

Las Potocinas at 2904 South Street: 8 demerits for proper labeling needed for all self-serve items, boxes of food stored improperly in cooler, thermometers not provided for all coolers, freezers, and warmers, wall area of vent-a-hood in tortilla area not kept wiped down, vents not kept clean, missing or damaged ceiling tiles needed to be replaced or repaired, and floor and wall areas not smooth and easily cleanable.

Cici's Pizza at 3801 North Street, Suite 19: 7 demerits for four-hour rule log needed for cut produce and dressings that are not meeting minimum temperatures, drink products stored in ice maker, floor areas not smooth and easily cleanable, leak at hand wash sink needed to be repaired, and one light in food prep area needed shield guard.

Dairy Queen at 3121 North Street: 6 demerits for one milk product needed to be discarded, cold-hold temperatures at wrong temperature, proper use-by dates needed, back door and nearby floor area not smooth and easily cleanable.

Fuzzy's Taco Shop at 4909 North Street, Suite 215: 4 demerits for one dairy product needed to be discarded, one utensil needed to be re-cleaned and re-sanitized, and excess grease and spillage needed to be removed from grease bin.

Donut Express at 624 Northeast Stallings Drive: 4 demerits for backflow preventer needed for outside hose and several buckets needed to be removed.

1st City Café at 200 North Fredonia: 3 demerits for proper date-marking needed, and one spatula needed to be discarded.

Walmart Superstore Deli Department - North Street location 4810 North Street: 3 demerits for one hand wash sink's hot water didn't meet minimum plumbing code temperatures, and one knife needed to be discarded because it wasn't smooth and easily cleanable.

Chipotle at 2111 North Street: 3 demerits for paper towels needed for hand wash sink and one spatula needed to be discarded because it wasn't smooth and easily cleanable.

Brendyn's BBQ - food truck at 108 East Main: 0 demerits.

Republic of Fredonia Steakhouse at 200 North Fredonia: 0 demerits.

Shali's Indian Kitchen on Wheels at 1112 North Street: 0 demerits.