Food & Drink

Ada County food service inspections Jan. 9-15, 2018

The Central District Health Department conducts annual inspections of food service establishments in Ada County. Items listed correspond to risk factors that are most often associated with foodborne illness. Additional items are evaluated during inspection. For details, go to The Southwest District Health Department makes similar inspections in Canyon County; its records are available at

Arctic Circle, 1625 W. Franklin Road, Meridian


Bad Boy Burgers, 815 S. Vista Ave., Boise

9*, 15*, 22*, 24*

Blimpie at CenturyLink Arena, 233 S. Capitol Blvd., Suite B, Boise


Carino’s Italian, 3551 E. Fairview Ave., Meridian


Homestead Bar and Grill, 6275 N. Linder Road, Suite 100, Meridian

16*, 22*

Mister BBQ, 5163 N. Glenwood St., Garden City

10*, 16*, 21*, 23*

Shady Acres Cafe, 4150 W. State St., Eagle


Tango’s Subs and Empanadas, 701 N. Orchard St., Boise


*Violation(s) corrected.

Key to Violations

1 Insufficient food safety knowledge.

2 Certified Food Protection Manager — accredited course.

3 Illness/communicable disease reporting required.

4 Improper restriction and exclusion of ill food service employees.

5 Insufficient vomiting and diarrheal clean-up procedure.

6 Eating, drinking, tasting, or tobacco use in food preparation area.

7 Food worker with discharge from eyes, nose and/or throat.

8 Incorrect hand washing practices.

9 Bare hand contact with ready-to-eat food.

10 Inadequate hand washing facilities.

11 Food not from an approved source.

12 Food received in unsafe condition.

13 Food not safe for consumption.

14 Inadequate record keeping of seafood/shellfish and fish.

15 Improper separation and protection of food.

16 Improper cleaning and sanitizing of food contact surfaces.

17 Food returned and reserved.

18 Incorrect cook temperature and cook time.

19 Incorrect reheating of food — temperature/time.

20 Incorrect food cooling process.

21 Food not at proper hot holding temperature.

22 Incorrect cold holding temperature of food.

23 Incorrect use-by date marking of food.

24 Insufficient record of time as a safe food control.

25 Improper consumer advisory for under-cooked or raw food served.

26 Pasteurized or thoroughly cooked food required.

27 Incorrect use of food additives.

28 Toxic items not properly stored/labeled.

29 Special food processing plans not available/not followed.

Inspected with no major risk factor violations

Albertsons Convenience Store, 2300 S. Apple St., Boise

B West Spice Above, 2018 Special Events, Kuna

Boise School District — warehouse, 6625 S. Elite Drive, Boise

Caffe Capri, 2242 E. Gowen Road, Boise

Dairy Queen, 550 E. Boise Ave., Boise

DK Donuts, 520 S. Meridian Road, Ste 20, Meridian

Espresso 101, 3101 W. State St., Eagle

Fairfield Inn, 3300 S. Shoshone St., Boise

Gas for Less, 201 W. Boise Ave., Ste 103, Boise

Hampton Inn Boise Airport, 3270 S. Shoshone St., Boise

Jacksons Food Stores, 2728 S. Orchard St., Boise

Jacksons Food Stores, 791 N. Garden S., Boise

Kentucky Fried Chicken, 13375 W. Chinden Blvd., Boise

Noodles and Company, 2274 N. Eagle Road, Suite 100, Meridian

Papa John’s Pizza , 1800 S. Meridian Road, Ste 103, Meridian

Papa Murphy’s Pizza, 4626 N. Eagle Road, Boise

Subway, 1518 N. Main St., Meridian

Subway, 5001 N. Ten Mile Road, Meridian

Tree City Juice and Smoothie, 1265 S. Capitol Blvd., Boise

Walgreens, 4924 W. Overland Road, Boise

Zumberri Frozen Yogurt, 1011 S. Broadway Ave., Boise