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This week on DineSafe: Country Style, Jimmy the Greek, New Seaway, Oja, Oriental Food Mart, Richlee's, The Friendly Thai, Wanda's Pie in the Sky

This week on DineSafe was a rough one for Kensington Market. As most of us are probably aware by now, New Seaway Fish Market was closed down after someone snapped a photo of a few unwelcome guests at the Baldwin Street fishmonger. Possible cousins of said guests were also found at Wanda's Pie in the Sky a minute or so away. Both shops have since reopened. The DineSafe police also nabbed a number of shops outside of the Market, including Jimmy the Greek at York University and Country Style on the Danforth. Fortunately, no further rats were found. Here is a look at DineSafe this week.

Country Style Donuts (2929 Danforth Ave)
Inspected on: January 30
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 9 (Minor: 2, Significant: 5, Crucial: 2)
Crucial infractions include: Failure to protect food from contamination, Inadequate food temperature control

New Seaway Fish Market (195 Baldwin St)
Inspected on: January 28
Inspection finding: Red (Closed)
Number of infractions: 5 (Minor: 2, Significant: 2, Crucial: 1)
Condition(s) for closure: Operator fail to prevent a rodent infestation

Oja (689 Yonge St)
Inspected on: Jannuary 31
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 6 (Minor: 2, Significant: 3, Crucial: 1)
Crucial infractions include: Failure to protect food from contamination

Oriental Food Mart (250 Alton Towers Crcl)
Inspected on: January 31
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 8 (Minor: 1, Significant: 4, Crucial: 2)
Crucial infractions include: Failure to ensure/provide for proper employee hygiene/handwashing, inadequate food temperature control

Richlee's Restaurant (1959 Avenue Rd)
Inspected on: January 31
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 7 (Minor: 2, Significant: 4, Crucial: 1)
Crucial infractions include: Failure to protect food from contamination

The Friendly Thai (223 Roncesvalles)
Inspected on: January 31
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 11 (Minor: 3, Significant: 7, Crucial: 1)
Crucial infractions include: Inadequate food temperature control

Wanda's Pie in the Sky (287 Augusta Ave)
Inspected on: January 29
Inspection finding: Red (Closed)
Number of infractions: 7 (Minor: 3, Significant: 2, Crucial: 2)
Condition(s) for closure: Operator fail to prevent a rodent infestation


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