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Facility Name:AMBER INDIA RESTAURANT
Site Address:2290 W EL CAMINO REAL 9, MOUNTAIN VIEW
Phone:N/A
Programs Description:AMBER INDIA RESTAURANT
FOOD PREP / FOOD SVC OP 6-25 EMPLOYEES RC 3
Inspections
Latest Inspections:
03/06/2014 - FOLLOW-UP INSPECTION
Minor Violation Cited - K44 - Premises not clean, not in good repair; No personal/chemical storage; inadequate vermin-proofing
Site Observation:
KEEP DOORS TO REAR ALLEY CLOSED OR USE SCREEN DOORS/ AIR CURTAINS.
Minor Violation Cited - K45 - Inadequate floors, walls, ceilings: built, maintained, clean
Site Observation:
CLEAN FOOD STORE ROOM DOOR AND ADJACENT DOOR TO EXTERIOR AT BASES DAILY.

02/18/2014 - ROUTINE INSPECTION-COMPLETED
Minor Violation Cited - K26 - Unapproved thawing methods used; frozen food
Site Observation:
THAW FROZEN VEGETABLES IN MICROWAVE, COOLER.
Minor Violation Cited - K27 - Food not separated and unprotected
Site Observation:
DO NOT STORE CUSTOMERS GLASS ICE IN CABINET BELOW WAITERS HAND SINK DRAIN LINE.
Minor Violation Cited - K30 - Food storage containers are not identified
Site Observation:
SWEEP OUT REAR EXTERIOR SHEDS.
USE SCOOPS WITH HANDLES AND COVER BULK BINS IN FOOD STORE ROOM.
Minor Violation Cited - K35 - Equipment, utensils - Unapproved, unclean, not in good repair, inadequate capacity
Site Observation:
PROVIDE PROPER FITTING COVER.
USE SCOOPS WITH HANDLES AND COVER BULK BINS IN FOOD STORE ROOM.
Minor Violation Cited - K36 - Equipment, utensils, linens: Improper storage and use
Site Observation:
DO NOT USE GARBAGE CANS AS TABLE BASE.
REPLACE BAR MILK CRATED UNDER SODA SYRUP BOXES IN WITH AN ALUMINUM DRAINAGE RACK OR A METRO SHELF TYPE PLATFORM.
Minor Violation Cited - K41 - Plumbing unapproved, not installed, not in good repair; improper backflow devices
Site Observation:
REPAIR STRIPPED COLD WATER FAUCET FOR DUAL SINKS (DISH WASH).
TIGHTEN HOSE RESTROOM SINK FAUCET IN RESTROOM.
Minor Violation Cited - K44 - Premises not clean, not in good repair; No personal/chemical storage; inadequate vermin-proofing
Site Observation:
REPAIR DAMAGED REAR WALLS TO EXTERIOR METAL POT.
KEEP DOOR OUT OF REAR ALLEY CLOSED.
Minor Violation Cited - K45 - Inadequate floors, walls, ceilings: built, maintained, clean
Site Observation:
KEEP DOOR OUT OF REAR ALLEY CLOSED.

10/22/2013 - ROUTINE INSPECTION-COMPLETED
Minor Violation Cited - K30 - Food storage containers are not identified
Site Observation:
CLEAN SPILLAGE, CLEAN LID INTERIORS, USE SCOOPS IN BULK BINS.
STORE OPEN BAGS OF FLOUR IN REAR EXTERIOR POT SHED INSIDE BUILDING.
Minor Violation Cited - K35 - Equipment, utensils - Unapproved, unclean, not in good repair, inadequate capacity
Site Observation:
CLEAN SPILLAGE, CLEAN LID INTERIORS, USE SCOOPS IN BULK BINS.
REPLACE MISSING THIRD COVER FOR THE FREEZER.
Minor Violation Cited - K40 - Wiping cloths: improperly used and stored
Site Observation:
STORE LINEN WIPE CLOTHS IN SANITIZER.
Minor Violation Cited - K44 - Premises not clean, not in good repair; No personal/chemical storage; inadequate vermin-proofing
Site Observation:
USE AIR CURTAIN OR KEEP DOOR TO REAR ALWAYS CLOSED.
Minor Violation Cited - K45 - Inadequate floors, walls, ceilings: built, maintained, clean
Site Observation:
CLEAN SPILLAGE, CLEAN LID INTERIORS, USE SCOOPS IN BULK BINS.
WIPE WALLS REGULARLY IN KITCHEN.

07/31/2013 - FOLLOW-UP INSPECTION
Minor Violation Cited - K35 - Equipment, utensils - Unapproved, unclean, not in good repair, inadequate capacity
Site Observation:
MISSING SCOOPS IN STOREROOM BULK BINS.
Minor Violation Cited - K44 - Premises not clean, not in good repair; No personal/chemical storage; inadequate vermin-proofing
Site Observation:
DAMAGED REAR GUARD CHANNEL DRAIN COVERS.
Minor Violation Cited - K45 - Inadequate floors, walls, ceilings: built, maintained, clean
Site Observation:
HOLE IN STOREROOM WALL.

07/10/2013 - FOLLOW-UP INSPECTION
Minor Violation Cited - K27 - Food not separated and unprotected
Site Observation:
SHIELD BUFFET DESSERTS.
Minor Violation Cited - K36 - Equipment, utensils, linens: Improper storage and use
Site Observation:
PROVIDE BULK BIN SCOOPS.
Minor Violation Cited - K44 - Premises not clean, not in good repair; No personal/chemical storage; inadequate vermin-proofing
Site Observation:
REPAIR EXTERIOR DRAINS.
Minor Violation Cited - K45 - Inadequate floors, walls, ceilings: built, maintained, clean
Site Observation:
FLOOR TILES NEEDING REPAIR.
WIPE KITCHEN SHELF UNDER SURFACE.

06/25/2013 - ROUTINE INSPECTION-COMPLETED
Minor Violation Cited - K06 - Inadequate handwash facilities: supplied or accessible
Site Observation:
MISSING WALL MOUNTED SOAP DISPENSERS IN RESTROOMS.
Minor Violation Cited - K30 - Food storage containers are not identified
Site Observation:
OPEN BULK BAGS OF INGREDIENTS IN EXTERIOR STORAGE.
Minor Violation Cited - K35 - Equipment, utensils - Unapproved, unclean, not in good repair, inadequate capacity
Site Observation:
CLEAN WALK IN COOLER.
PROVIDE PROPER COVER FOR FREEZER.
Minor Violation Cited - K36 - Equipment, utensils, linens: Improper storage and use
Site Observation:
MISSING SCOOPS IN STOREROOM.
USING MILK CRATES TO HOLD POTATOES.
STORE ICE SCOOP OUTSIDE KITCHEN ICE MACHINE.
Minor Violation Cited - K38 - Inadequate ventilation and lighting in designated area
Site Observation:
SHIELD LIGHTS OVER FREEZER BY KITCHEN HAND SINK.
Minor Violation Cited - K41 - Plumbing unapproved, not installed, not in good repair; improper backflow devices
Site Observation:
REPAIR HOT WATER FAUCET FOR KITCHEN HAND WASH SINK.
Minor Violation Cited - K42 - Garbage and refuse improperly disposed
Site Observation:
OLD TANDOORI OVENS SITTING BY EXTERIOR DEBRIS BINS.
Minor Violation Cited - K44 - Premises not clean, not in good repair; No personal/chemical storage; inadequate vermin-proofing
Site Observation:
BROKEN PLASTIC DRAIN COVER BY OUTSIDE JANITOR SINK.
RODENT PROOF BASE OF EXTERIOR POT STORAGE SHED.
KEEP KITCHEN DOOR TO EXTERIOR CLOSE.
Minor Violation Cited - K45 - Inadequate floors, walls, ceilings: built, maintained, clean
Site Observation:
CLEAN ALL DOORS.
RE-GROUT TILE FLOORS.
WIPE SHELF UNDER SURFACE BY TWIN GAS STOCK BURNERS.
Minor Violation Cited - K47 - Improper signs posted
Site Observation:
POST HAND WASH SIGNS IN EMPLOYEE RESTROOMS.

02/26/2013 - ROUTINE INSPECTION-COMPLETED
Minor Violation Cited - K27 - Food not separated and unprotected
Site Observation:
ONCE COOKED, COVER ALL FOODS IN WALK IN BOX.
RELOCATE BIN OF ICE FOR CUSTOMERS DRINKING WATER IN CABINET BELOW COFFEE MACHINE.
Minor Violation Cited - K30 - Food storage containers are not identified
Site Observation:
ONCE OPENED, BAGS OF INGREDIENTS IN REAR ALLY STORAGE BELONG INDOORS.
Minor Violation Cited - K35 - Equipment, utensils - Unapproved, unclean, not in good repair, inadequate capacity
Site Observation:
PROVIDE PAPER COVER FOR FRIDGE BY DISH WASH AREA.
CLEAN SHELVING IN TRUE BRAND MILK COOLER BY BUNN COFFEE.
Minor Violation Cited - K36 - Equipment, utensils, linens: Improper storage and use
Site Observation:
USE SCOOPS, POTS, CUPS OR PADELS WITH HANDLES IN WALK IN COOLER AND SMALL BULK FOOD STOREROOM BINS.
Minor Violation Cited - K42 - Garbage and refuse improperly disposed
Site Observation:
DISCARD OLD GREEN TANDOURI OVENS BY EXTERIOR DEBRIS BIN AREA.
Minor Violation Cited - K44 - Premises not clean, not in good repair; No personal/chemical storage; inadequate vermin-proofing
Site Observation:
REPAIR DOORS OF FOOD STORAGE SHEDS IN REAR ALLEY.
REPLACE BROKEN CHANNEL DRAIN PLASTIC GRATE BY REAR ALLEY JANITOR SINK.
Minor Violation Cited - K45 - Inadequate floors, walls, ceilings: built, maintained, clean
Site Observation:
REPAIR FLOOR TILES BY DISHWASHER.
WIPE ALL DOORS DAILY.
SMALL BULK FOOD STOREROOM COULD BENEFIT FROM REPAINTING.

10/24/2012 - FOLLOW-UP INSPECTION
Minor Violation Cited - K06 - Inadequate handwash facilities: supplied or accessible
Definition:
Handwashing soap and towels or drying device shall be provided in dispensers dispensers shall be maintained in good repair. (113953.2) Adequate facilities shall be provided for hand washing, food preparation and the washing of utensils and equipment. (113953, 113953.1, 114067(f))
Minor Violation Cited - K30 - Food storage containers are not identified
Definition:
Food shall be stored in approved containers and labeled as to contents. Food shall be stored at least 6" above the floor on approved shelving. (114047, 114049, 114051, 114053, 114055, 114067(h), 114069 (b))
Minor Violation Cited - K42 - Garbage and refuse improperly disposed
Definition:
All food waste and rubbish shall be kept in leak proof and rodent proof containers. Containers shall be covered at all times. All waste must be removed and disposed of as frequently as necessary to prevent a nuisance. The exterior premises of each food facility shall be kept clean and free of litter and rubbish. (114244, 114245, 114245.1, 114245.2, 114245.3, 114245.4, 114245.5, 114245.6, 114245.7, 114245.8)