Hoax roach criticism from buyer searching for a free meal sends well being division to examine – KVEO-TV
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The Meals Patrol heads to Brownsville for this week’s ‘Meals 4 Thought’ section.
Taco Bell on 3801 Worldwide Blvd is incomes a ‘Prime Performer’ sticker for having a 100 rating on their August ninth Well being Inspection report.
Jose Hernandez, supervisor of this week’s Prime Performer was there in the course of the inspection. Hernandez was additionally there the day the Meals Patrol visited to congratulate the group.
“Every single day make it enjoyable and discover one thing to scrub and acknowledge individuals for it,” Hernandez mentioned.
That is Hernandez’s secret sauce and purpose his restaurant earned the excessive rating.
The Meals Patrol additionally visited La Palma on 2500 East Avenue in Brownsville.
A buyer filed a criticism stating a roach was discovered of their Chile relleno plate. No proof of roaches have been discovered on the time of the inspection, based on the report.
The criticism additionally famous employees was suggested on how one can correctly defrost meals and cross-contamination.
The Meals Patrol went to the restaurant to deal with the problems.
Brenda San Martin, the proprietor of La Palma, was fast to elucidate the state of affairs stating a buyer needed a free meal and lied in regards to the roach.
She confirmed her invoice statements from a neighborhood pest management firm and invited our cameras into the kitchen.
San Martin was assured in her crew, kitchen and cleanliness. The Meals Patrol didn’t discover any proof of roaches alive or lifeless.
San Martin and the Meals Patrol agreed to fulfill once more once they have a 100 rating from the well being division’s inspection report back to award her crew with a Prime Performer sticker.
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