Dinesafe Toronto

This week on DineSafe: Alex Farm Products, Amato Pizza, Chat Bout, Hollywood Gelato, New Ocean, Off the Hook, Slice of New York, The Big Guy's Little Coffee Shop

This week on DineSafe was a bad one for fish and meat. Alex Farm Products on Bayview was given a conditional pass after being found guilty of six infractions, and so too was New Ocean Supermarket on Markham Road and Off the Hook on Broadview with seven and 13 (!) respective infractions. There was also one red flag handed out this week, and the unfortunate prize went to The Big Guy's Little Coffee Shop in Etobicoke. Three green passes and then this — an insect infestation. Too bad for the Big Guy. Here are some of the offenders on DineSafe this week.

Alex Farm Products (Bayview)
Inspected on: June 25
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 6 (Minor: 1, Significant: 4, Crucial: 1)
Crucial infractions include: Inadequate food temperature control

Amato Pizza (Yonge)
Inspected on: June 26
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 5 (Minor: 1, Significant: 3, Crucial: 1)
Crucial infractions include: Failure to protect food from contamination

Chat Bout
Inspected on: June 25
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 6(Minor: 0, Significant: 4, Crucial: 2)
Crucial infractions include: Inadequate food temperature control, lailure to protect food from contamination

Hollywood Gelato
Inspected on: June 25
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 8 (Minor: 1, Significant: 6, Crucial: 0)
Crucial infractions include: N/A

New Ocean Supermarket
Inspected on: June 27
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 7 (Minor: 1, Significant: 3, Crucial: 3)
Crucial infractions include: Inadequate pest control, inadequate food temperature control, failure to protect food from contamination

Off the Hook
Inspected on: June 28
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 13 (Minor: 4, Significant: 6, Crucial: 2)
Crucial infractions include: Inadequate food temperature control, failure to protect food from contamination

Slice of New York
Inspected on: June 26
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 7 (Minor: 2, Significant: 3, Crucial: 1)
Crucial infractions include: Failure to ensure/provide for proper employee hygiene/handwashing

The Big Guy's Little Coffee Shop (Etobicoke)
Inspected on: June 25
Inspection finding: Red (Closed)
Number of infractions: 5 (Minor: 3, Significant: 1, Crucial: 1)
Condition(s) for closure: Operator fail to prevent an insect infestation


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