DineSafe Toronto

This week on DineSafe: Pi-Tom's Thai Cuisine, King Tasty BBQ, Kim Vietnamese Restaurant

The DineSafe database certainly burst a bubble for lovers of Thai food this week. Pi-Tom's Thai Cuisine near Yonge and Carlton was closed down after a "failure to prevent gross unsanitary conditions." One can only imagine the specifics of a charge like that. They also had crucial infractions in the food safety department and an unfortunate failure to control a pest situation.

Other restaurants' infractions ran high this week, too, with no fewer than 10 for San Gennaro's Fine Foods and seven each for King Tasty BBQ and Kim Vietnamese Food.

Pi-Tom's Thai Cuisine (6A Alexander St.)
Inspected on: April 24
Inspection finding: Red (Closed)
Number of infractions: 9 (Minor: 4, Significant: 2, Crucial: 3)
Crucial infractions include: Failure to prevent gross unsanitary conditions, failure to ensure food is not contaminated/adulterated, failure to maintain hazardous foods at 4 C (40 F) or colder.

San Gennaro Fine Foods (3250 Dufferin St.)
Inspected on: April 25
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 10 (Minor: 4, Significant: 5, Crucial: 1)
Crucial infractions include: Failure to ensure food is not contaminated/adulterated.

Artisano Bakery Cafe (1020 Islington Ave.)
Inspected on: April 24
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 4 (Minor: 3, Significant: 1)
Crucial infractions include: N/A

Dong Kee Restaurant (3838 Midland Ave)
Inspected on: April 23
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 4 (Minor: 2, Significant: 2)
Crucial infractions include: N/A

Kim Vietnamese Restaurant (546 Dundas St. W.)
Inspected on: April 23
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 7 (Minor: 2, Significant: 4, Crucial: 1)
Crucial infractions include: Failure to maintain hazardous foods at 60 C (140 F) or hotter.

Lee Town Restaurant (4907 Yonge St.)
Inspected on: April 22
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 5 (Minor: 2, Significant: 2, Crucial: 1)
Crucial infractions include: Failure to ensure food is not contaminated/adulterated.

King Tasty BBQ (354 Broadview Ave.)
Inspected on: April 24
Inspection finding: Yellow (Conditional Pass)
Number of infractions: 7 (Minor: 2, Significant: 3, Crucial: 2)
Crucial infractions include: Failure to maintain hazardous foods at 4 C (40 F) or colder, failure to maintain hazardous foods at 60 C (140 F) or hotter.


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