Food & Drink

Ada County food service inspections June 14-20, 2016

The Central District Health Department conducts annual inspections of all food-handling establishments in Ada County. Any listed item indicates items or practices out of compliance with Idaho Food Code. Violations must be corrected within 10 days. For details, go to The Southwest District Health Department makes similar inspections in Canyon County; its records are available at

208 Pho and Vegan, 812 W. Fort St., Boise

12*, 19*, 22*

Albertsons — Bakery, 20 E. Fairview Ave., Meridian


Albertsons — Deli, 20 E. Fairview Ave., Meridian


Bangkok Thai Restaurant, 477 N. Milwaukee St., Boise

11*, 19*

Ben’s Crow Inn, 6781 E. Warm Springs Ave., Boise

7*, 18*

Brodie’s Original North Shore Shave Ice, 2238 E. Overland Road, Meridian


Caribe Soul Cuisine, Chinden and Glenwood intersection, Garden City

18*, 19*

Casa Mexico, 1605 B N. 13th St., Boise

12* 20*

City Buffet, 8049 W. Fairview Ave., Boise

11* 19*

Congregation Ahavath Beth Israel, 11 N. Latah St., Boise


Del Taco, 3101 E. Magic View Drive, Meridian


El Gallo Giro, 615 W. Main St., Boise


Grant’s Grill, 1835 W. Cherry Lane, Meridian

12*, 20*

Idaho Barbecue Company, 2910 W. Stewart Ave., Boise


Mai Thai Restaurant & Bar Downtown, 750 W. Idaho St., Boise

7*, 17*, 19*, 26*

MFT BBQ and Vegan, 930 S. Vista, Boise


Shari’s Restaurant, 8121 W. Chinden Blvd., Garden City

5*, 12*, 21*

Taphouse Pub & Eatery, 760 W. Main St., Boise

6*, 12*

Taste Of Chicago, 2667 N. Chianti Way, Meridian


The Hula Hut, Natatorium Pool, 1811 E. Warm Springs Ave., Boise

7*, 20*, 25*

The Refuge, 404 E. ParkCenter Blvd. #300, Boise


*Corrected within required 10 days.

Key to Violations

1 Insufficient food safety knowledge.

2 Employee illness policy action.

3 Eating, drinking, tobacco use in a food preparation area.

4 Food worker with discharge from eyes, nose or throat.

5 Incorrect hand-washing practice.

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

7 Inadequate hand-washing facilities.

8 Food not from an approved source.

9 Food received in unsafe condition.

10 Inadequate record keeping of seafood/fish.

11 Improper separation and protection of food.

12 Improper cleaning/sanitation of food contact surface.

13 Food returned and re-served.

14 Food unsafe for consumption.

15 Incorrect cook time and cook temp.

16 Incorrect reheating of food.

17 Incorrect food cooling process.

18 Improper hot holding temperature.

19 Improper cold holding temperature.

20 Incorrect food dating.

21 Inadequate food/time records.

22 Improper consumer advisory for undercooked or raw food.

23 Pasteurized or thoroughly cooked food required.

24 Incorrect use of food additives.

25 Improper storage or labeling of chemicals.

26 Incorrect special food processing methods.

Inspected with no violations

Albertsons — Fish, Grocery, Meat, Produce, 20 E. Fairview Ave., Meridian

Albertsons — Bakery, Deli, Fish, Grocery, Meat, Produce, 3301 W. Cherry Lane, Meridian

Bang on the Wall Burgers, 4904 W. Albion St., Boise

Chili’s Restaurant, 3078 N. Eagle Road, Meridian

Cocos Locos, 2016 Special Events, Garden City

Deli George, 220 S. Broadway Ave., Boise

Dickey’s BBQ, 6708 N. Glenwood St., Garden City

Eat Fresh 2, 2016 Special Events, Eagle

Elegant Grill, 545 E. Chinden Blvd., Meridian

Firebird Raceway — Lower Pit, Mountain Concessions, Tower Concessions, P. O. Box 1398, Eagle

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria, 3573 E. Longwing Lane #130, Meridian

Hawt Diggety Dawgs, 5647 Glenwood St., Garden City

Heritage Scones, 11295 W. Ustick Road, Boise

Lee’s Candies, 840 S. Vista Ave., Boise

Main Street Deli, 2016 Special Events, Boise

McDonald’s, 1185 S. Vista Ave., Boise

Meridian Meat & Sausage, 119 E. Bower St., Meridian

Northwest Produce, 1262 Exchange St., Boise

Pioneer Community Center, 500 Ash St., Boise

Qdoba Mexican Grill, 3068 E. Overland Road, Meridian

Roosters Food Service, 3265 E. Goldstone Way, Meridian

Smashburger, 3201 Airport Way, Boise

Split Rail Winery, 4338 Chinden Blvd., Boise

St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center — Cafe Espresso, 190 E. Bannock St., Boise

Starbucks Coffee, 812 S. Vista Ave., Boise

Sweet Pitkins, 12222 Overland Road, Boise

The Cheesecake Factory, 330 N. Milwaukee St., Boise

The Galley, 650 W. State St., Boise

Village Coffee, 3625 E. Longwood Drive, Meridian