Cockroaches, water points: Restaurant closures, inspections in San Bernardino County, June 10-30 – San Bernardino County Solar


Listed below are the eating places and different meals services that San Bernardino County well being inspectors briefly shut down due to imminent well being hazards between June 10 and June 30, 2022, and one earlier closure that wasn’t beforehand reported. If no reopening date is talked about, the company had not listed that facility as reopened as of this publication.

Panda Chinese Restaurant, 56091 Twentynine Palms Freeway, Yucca Valley

  • Closed: June 30
  • Grade: 69/C
  • Motive: Cockroach infestation, scoring below 70. The inspector discovered reside roaches on the ground under the dishwasher drainboard, by a cooler and within the janitorial sink, and lifeless roaches on the entrance service space countertop, in a cupboard and on the ground. Among the many 15 different violations, three of which have been crucial: 4 containers of cooked hen had been not noted for hours on the dishwasher drainboard, extra cooked hen was at unsafe temperatures in a fryer basket and a beverage cooler, the particular person in cost washed fingers with out cleaning soap, unapproved pesticides have been getting used, and surfaces all through the ability have been soiled.

Mongolian Bar-B-Q, 1488 E. Highland Ave., San Bernardino

  • Closed: June 14
  • Grade: 87/B
  • Motive: Cockroach infestation. The inspector noticed a reside roach by the dishwashing sink, in addition to quite a few reside and lifeless roaches on sticky traps. There have been additionally fly traps coated in lifeless flies. The inspector additionally addressed complaints obtained Dec. 18, April 21 and May 17 that the identical utensils have been used for various sorts of meals on the buffet, that the dishwasher had been damaged and each plate was soiled, and that somebody discovered rodent droppings in a to-go field they’d obtained. The inspector mentioned the dishwasher was working, plates have been clear and there was no proof of rodents.
  • Reopened: June 21; pest management had visited and the inspector noticed no reside or lifeless roaches.

Consuming space of Yucaipa EZ Stop, 35112 Wildwood Street, Yucaipa

  • Closed: June 1
  • Grade: 92/A
  • Motive: Water issues. The power had no scorching water and was instructed to stop making ready and serving open meals. When an inspector returned June 9, the recent water had been restored however the dishwashing sink didn’t have any water and had been disconnected, so the allow suspension was continued.

Non-closure inspections of word

Listed below are chosen inspections at services that weren’t closed however had different important points.

Las Playas Family Restaurant, at 14451 Foothill Blvd. in Fontana, was inspected June 29 in response to a foodborne illness complaint. It obtained a grade of 74/C with 15 violations, three of which have been crucial. An worker dealing with meals had an actively bleeding, unbandaged lower on their hand. One other worker didn’t wash fingers. And a number of containers of meals have been at unsafe temperatures within the walk-in cooler — which the operator knew hadn’t been preserving chilly — and in one other fridge.

Del Rosa Shell Station, at 2886 N. Del Rosa Ave. in San Bernardino, was inspected June 29 in response to two complaints about rodents; one particular person mentioned they’d seen two lifeless rodents. The inspector didn’t see any reside or lifeless rodents however did discover droppings all through the ability. There have been additionally ants within the prepackaged meals space, within the walk-in cooler and within the worker space. A follow-up was deliberate subsequent week.

RLT Seafood Supermarket, at 333 S. E St. in San Bernardino, was inspected June 29 and obtained grades of 87/B in the meat market, 90/A in the kitchen and 96/A in the prepackaged market. There have been 4 crucial violations. Within the meat market, about 200 kilos of meals in a grab-and-go fridge was at unsafe temperatures and needed to be discarded, and flies have been touchdown on uncooked seafood within the buyer self-service space. Within the kitchen, two cans of quail eggs have been severely dented. And the prepackaged market was promoting recent rice noodles from an unknown supply.

Mega Tom’s Burgers, at 1701 E. Primary St. in Barstow, was visited June 23 in response to a grievance. The inspector verified a part of it — a cook dinner had unrestrained hair — and likewise noticed that the restaurant’s grade card from its final inspection, which resulted in an 81/B on Dec. 2, was not on show as required.

Mexican Street Tacos, at 73768 Gorgonio Ave. in Twentynine Palms, was inspected June 23 in response to 2 complaints about cockroaches, and obtained a grade of 83/B. The inspector noticed no indicators of roaches however did discover outdated rodent droppings in a number of areas, together with beneath the fryer and close to a food-prep desk and clear utensils. Among the many 10 different violations, some cheese had been left at room temperature for 4 hours, and uncooked hen and beef weren’t being thawed safely. A follow-up was deliberate to verify there wasn’t a rodent infestation.

Celebrities Sports Grill, at 127 W. fortieth St. in San Bernardino, was inspected June 22 and obtained a grade of 70/C with 15 violations, three of which have been crucial. Meals was at unsafe temperatures within the walk-in cooler, which was 62 levels inside (41 or under is required). Some meals was adulterated — moldy onions and a severely dented can of beans. Additionally, food-contact surfaces weren’t clear — dishes weren’t being sanitized and there was mildew within the ice machine (not contaminating ice).

The Bucket Crabs & Crawfish, at 612 N. Euclid Ave. in Ontario, was inspected June 22 and obtained a grade of 86/B with one crucial violation. There was pink mildew within the ice machine, with water dripping over it into the ice. Among the many six different violations, the inspector noticed a lifeless roach within the beer cooler and two extra floating in water in a family cooler within the kitchen. A follow-up was deliberate to verify there was no infestation. This was the restaurant’s second B grade since 2020.

The Farmer Boys at 1380 S. Etiwanda Ave. in Ontario was inspected June 16 and obtained a grade of 85/B with two crucial violations. A number of containers of meals have been at unsafe temperatures, together with gadgets in a fridge that wasn’t preserving chilly. Additionally, the dishwasher wasn’t allotting sanitizer (it was fastened instantly). Among the many 4 different violations, 14 staff didn’t have legitimate meals handler playing cards as required.

Cocina de Mexico, at 300 W. Large Bear Blvd. in Large Bear Metropolis, was inspected June 14 and obtained a grade of 83/B with one crucial violation. Pork rinds had been sitting at room temperature for six hours. Among the many 10 different violations, there have been some rodent droppings by the water heater and cooked intestines weren’t being thawed safely. Additionally, there have been a number of non-commercial-grade freezers, microwaves and griddles in use; two of the freezers have been arrange exterior and the griddles weren’t beneath a air flow system. A follow-up was deliberate to verify there was no rodent infestation.

The Flame Broiler at 1599 Redlands Blvd. in Redlands was visited June 13 in response to a grievance that the restaurant wasn’t displaying the grade card from its final inspection, when it obtained an 85/B on June 13. The supervisor mentioned they didn’t know what had occurred to it.

Yucca Valley Nursing & Rehab, at 57333 Joshua Lane in Yucca Valley, was inspected June 10 in response to a complaint that at the least a dozen individuals had contracted a foodborne sickness over the previous few days. It obtained a grade of 88/B with one crucial violation. A number of squashes in a big field have been moldy. Among the many six different violations, some cheese and mushrooms have been at unsafe temperatures, there have been flies within the kitchen and the storage racks wanted cleansing. The power’s administrator additionally mentioned the dishwasher hadn’t been working a few days earlier due to a clogged pipe, but it surely was fastened now, and one worker had been sick.

Updates from previous weeks

National Buffet, at 16920 Slover Ave. in Fontana, which was closed June 8 due to a cockroach infestation, was permitted to reopen June 9 after pest management visited and the ability was cleaned. The inspector did see two lifeless roaches in a cupboard. In a follow-up June 15, an inspector discovered seven lifeless roaches however mentioned the restaurant was taking measures to forestall an infestation and mentioned to proceed them.

Nancy May’s 50’s Cafe, at 9759 Arrow Route Suite B in Rancho Cucamonga, which was closed Could 26 due to a rodent and cockroach infestation, was permitted to reopen May 31. The inspector did nonetheless see one reside and 5 lifeless roaches, in addition to some outdated rodent droppings, so one other follow-up was deliberate.

About this record

This record is printed on-line on Fridays. Any updates as eating places are reopened shall be included in subsequent week’s record.

All meals services within the county are routinely inspected to make sure they meet well being codes. A facility loses 4 factors for every crucial violation and one to 3 factors for minor violations. An A grade (90 to 100 factors) is taken into account “typically superior,” a B grade (80 to 89) is “typically acceptable” and a C grade (70 to 79) is “typically unacceptable” and requires a follow-up inspection. A facility shall be briefly closed if it scores under 70 or has a crucial violation that may’t be corrected instantly.

For extra data on inspections of those or any eating places in San Bernardino County, go to To file a well being grievance, go to or name 800-442-2283.


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