Vinson Hall - Inspection Report

Inspection Information:

Facility Type:Full Service Restaurant
Inspection type:Risk Factor
Inspection date:February 14, 2013
Number of critical violations:2
Number of non-critical violations:  1

Definition of critical and non critical violations


A summary of the violations found during the inspection are listed below.

Code   Observation / Corrective Action
3-302.11(A)(2)  Corrected During Inspection Critical Different types of raw animal foods stored in such a manner that may cause cross contamination as follows: raw chicken over raw shrimp in walkin cooler meat. CFM replaced raw chicken location.
Raw animal foods shall be sorted by their "type" and cooking temperatures while in storage inside a refrigerator or freezer. For example, if using ONE shelving unit for storage of ONLY raw foods, the foods shall be sorted in this manner: 1) raw poultry (chicken, turkey, or duck) shall be stored on the BOTTOM shelf (165°F cook temperature), 2) raw ground beef and ground pork shall be stored on the shelf above poultry (155°F cook temperature), and 3) raw pork (chops, ribs), seafood, and shell eggs shall be stored on the top shelf above beef (145°F cook temperature).
4-602.11(E)(4)  Corrected During Inspection Surfaces of ice bins, beverage dispensing nozzles, and enclosed components of equipment are not being cleaned as required. nozzles on coffee machine had debris. food employee cleaned nozzles.
Surfaces of utensils and equipment contacting food that is NOT potentially hazardous (time/temperature control for safety food) such as ice bins, beverage dispensing nozzles, and enclosed components of equipment such as ice makers, cooking oil storage tanks and distribution lines, beverage and syrup dispensing lines or tubes, coffee bean grinders, and water vending equipment at a frequency specified by the manufacturer or at a frequency necessary to preclude accumulation of soil or mold.
3-501.16(A)(2)(a)  Corrected During Inspection Critical Repeat The following food item(s) were observed cold holding at improper temperatures using a calibrated food temperature measuring device: shredded cheese 46F, diced tomatoes 47F, cooked chicken 46F in 2dr cooler across cookline. Shredded cheese and diced tomatoes were put in True 2dr combo cooler and freezer (used in lunch). Cooked chicken was discarded (made Tuesday).
Potentially hazardous foods (time/temperature control for safety food) shall be held cold at a temperature of 41°F or below unless the permit holder is using "time as public health control" as specified under 3-501.19 to limit bacteria growth.


Today’s inspection was to conduct a Risk Factor Assessment. Flounder and Salmon are fully cooked. Time as Public Health Control is no longer practiced. All eggs (shell and liquid) are pasteurized. **Please remember to run the dish machine twice to fully sanitize food-contact surfaces.** If you have any questions or concerns, please call 703-246-2444. Thank You.