Maricopa County, AZ

Yasu Sushi Bistro

Permit ID: FD-03899

Permit Type: E & D

4316 E Cactus Rd Suite B-4 Phoenix 85032

*PRIORITY VIOLATION is a major violation that directly contributes to increasing the risk of foodborne illness or injury.
NA means not available. See detailed inspection reports for additional information.
Priority Violation *
Cutting Edge Participant
Not Participating

Violation Description

Violation Comments

Correct By
Time as a public health control: procedures & record
Priority Foundation-3-501.19 (A1, B2, C2-3), Pf: Time as a Public Health Control; Documentation.....Discard time for sushi rice being maintained at room temperature was not noted. Discard time noted at time of inspection.
Corrected At Time Of Inspection
Toxic substances properly identified, stored, and used
PRIORITY VIOLATION-7-204.11, P: Sanitizers, Criteria-Chemicals.....Chlorine concentration over 200ppm in kitchen wiping cloth bucket. The solution was adjusted to 50-100ppm at the time of inspection.
Corrected At Time Of Inspection
Contamination prevented during food preparation, storage & display
Core-3-305.11, C: Food Storage-Preventing Contamination from the Premises.....In the walk-in cooler, observed food pot and containers on the floor. Maintain elevated at least six inches from the floor on approved shelving.
Correct Prior To Next Routine Inspection
Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed, & used
Core-4-101.11 (B-E), C: Characteristics-Multiuse; Durable, Nonabsorbent, Smooth, Easily Cleanable.....In the kitchen, observed the use of cardboard shelf liners. Remove the cardboard and maintain all surfaces non-absorbent, and easily cleanable.
Correct Prior To Next Routine Inspection
Warewashing facilities: installed, maintained, & used; test strips
Core-4-603.16, C: Rinsing Procedures.....At the bar, observed three compartment sink set up as wash, sanitize, rinse. After instruction, worker properly set the sink up as wash, rinse, sanitize.
Corrected At Time Of Inspection
Inspection Comments

This establishment is not participating in the award program at this time and had 1 Priority, 1 Priority Foundation and 3 Core Violations on this inspection. No County legal action will result from this inspection.

Priority violation is a major violation that directly contributes to increasing the risk of foodborne illness or injury.
e.g. - Food employees do not properly wash hands when required
Priority foundation violation is a minor violation that does not directly contribute to an increased risk of foodborne illness but failure to correct this violation may lead to the occurrence of a priority violation.
e.g.- Hand washing soap and paper towels not available at hand wash sink (may lead directly to food employees not properly washing hands when required)
Core violation is a minor violation that relates to general maintenance and sanitation.
e.g. -No sign reminding employees to wash hands
Verification Visits are inspections of establishments enrolled in the MCESD Cutting Edge Program, which requires an enhanced food safety program and ongoing demonstration of active managerial control. Verification Visit inspections found in compliance with Cutting Edge program requirements receive an “A” grade.
The matrix below has been used to grade food inspections under the voluntary grading system starting on October 14, 2011.