Here are the most recent food safety violations in Lebanon County, as documented by Pennsylvania’s Department of Agriculture.

Inspections are taken as a “snapshot” of the day and time, and should not necessarily be taken as overall indicators of an establishment’s cleanliness. Violations are often corrected prior to the inspector leaving the site. Restaurants were found to be in compliance unless otherwise noted.

Three Fins

March 25, 2022 | 1976 Laudermilch Road, Palmyra, PA 17078

5 – 205.11 Using a Handwashing Sink-Operation and Maintenance
Dishes and utensils observed in the handwash sink, indicating uses other than handwashing. **CORRECTED**

2 – 401.11 Eating, Drinking or Using Tobacco
Personal care items stored on a shelf above the 3-bay ware washing sink. **CORRECTED**

2 – 402.11 Effectiveness-Hair Restraints
Food employees observed in food preparation area, not wearing proper hair restraints, such as nets, hats, or beard covers.

Wertz Candies Inc

March 29, 2022 | 718 Cumberland Street, Lebanon, PA 17042

4 – 602.13 Nonfood-Contact Surfaces
Non-food contact surfaces not cleaned at a frequency to preclude accumulation of dirt and soil; specifically the area behind a freezer had spilled granulated sugar on the floor.

Chen’s House

March 29, 2022 | 1510 Cumberland Street, Lebanon, PA 17042

6 – 301.11 Handwashing Cleanser, Availability
No sign or poster posted at the handwash sink in the rear prep area to remind food employees to wash their hands and a trash can is needed by the rear handwash sink.

Zig’s Bakery & Deli LLC

March 31, 2022 | 35 S. 8th Street, Lebanon, PA 17042

4 – 302.12 Food Temperature Measuring Devices Provided
Thermometers for ensuring proper temperatures of food are not available or readily accessible; specifically a probe thermometer.

The Important Thing

March 31, 2022 | 35 S. 9th Street, Lebanon, PA 17042

4 – 302.14 Sanitizing Solutions, Testing Devices
Food Employee was not aware of available sanitizer test strips to determine sanitizer concentration.

6 – 301.11 Handwashing Cleanser, Availability
A cloth towel was being used instead of single-use disposable towels.

Foltz’s Pretzels

March 31, 2022 | 35 S. 8th Street, Lebanon, PA 17042

4 – 601.11(A) Equipment, Food Contact Surfaces, Nonfood Contact Surfaces and Utensils
The interior of the ice machine, a food contact surface, was observed to have a slight residue and was not clean to sight and touch.

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