DineSafe Toronto

This week on DineSafe: Ali Baba's, Fusaro's, I Love Sushi, Kim Vietnamese, La Palette, The Bagel House, TLC Café, Tung Hing Bakery

This week on DineSafe, Tung Hing Bakery on Gerrard Street East was shut down for the second time in less than two years. I think there's a lesson in there somewhere; let's hope Tung Hing finds it. This time around, the Chinese bakery was caught with more than a dozen infractions, all of which resulted in that wonderful label "gross unsanitary conditions." Joining Tung Hing on the DineSafe hit list this week is I Love Sushi on Queen West (again), and DineSafe newbies Fusaro's and La Palette, which both previously sported impeccable health and food safety records. Here are some of the DineSafe highlights this week.

Ali Baba's (Queen and Bathurst)
Inspected on: May 14
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 6 (Minor: 3, Significant: 0, Crucial: 2)
Crucial infractions include: Inadequate food temperature control, failure to ensure/provide for proper employee hygiene/handwashing

Fusaro's Kitchen
Inspected on: May 17
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 5 (Minor: 1, Significant: 3, Crucial: 1)
Crucial infractions include: Inadequate food temperature control

I Love Sushi
Inspected on: May 18
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 5 (Minor: 2, Significant: 3, Crucial: 0)
Crucial infractions include: N/A

Kim Vietnamese Restaurant (Dundas)
Inspected on: May 16
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 10 (Minor: 2, Significant: 5, Crucial: 2)
Crucial infractions include: Improper maintenance/sanitation of non-food contact surfaces/equipment

La Palette
Inspected on: May 17
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 9 (Minor: 5, Significant: 2, Crucial: 1)
Crucial infractions include: Inadequate food temperature control

The Bagel House (Bayview)
Inspected on: May 14
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 10 (Minor: 2, Significant: 7, Crucial: 1)
Crucial infractions include: Inadequate food temperature control

TLC Cafe
Inspected on: May 16
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 8 (Minor: 5, Significant: 2, Crucial: 1)
Crucial infractions include: Inadequate food temperature control

Tung Hing Bakery
Inspected on: May 16
Inspection finding: Red (Closed)
Number of infractions: 13 (Minor: 4, Significant: 7, Crucial: 2)
Condition(s) for closure: Operator fail to prevent gross unsanitary conditions


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