St. Charles County Food Inspection Scores: Old Town Smokehouse, Smashburger, Stumpy’s

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The St. Charles County Department of Public Health monitors more than 1,300 food service providers in St. Charles County. (The City of St. Peters conducts its own inspections.) Routine inspections are conducted by specialists with the department for proper food safety procedures and are scored by deducting points from a starting score of 100.

The following acronyms are used in violation information: PHF (Potentially Hazardous Food), TCS (Time/Temperature Control for Safety), FCS (Food-contact Surface), NFC (Non-food contact surface), RTE (Read to Eat).

The following scores were posted within the last week, October 4 – 10, 2017.

Lake Saint Louis

  • Subway, 1321 Lake Saint Louis Boulevard – score 98
  • Denny’s, 1300 Lake Saint Louis Boulevard – score 98
  • Petromart, 463 Hawk Ridge Trail – score 100
  • Lake Saint Louis Banquet Center, 10604 Veterans Memorial Parkway – score 100

Foristell

  • Travel Centers of America, 3265 North Service Road – score 100

Wentzville

  • Arby’s, 1988 Wentzville Parkway – score 98
  • Imo’s, 1127 West Pearce Boulevard – score 100
  • Wendy’s, 1233 West Pearce Boulevard – score 98
  • Cecil Whittaker’s Pizzeria, 1155 Wentzville Parkway Ste. 131 – score 100
  • Parklane Care & Rehab Center, 401 Mar Le Drive – score 95 (“No one food safety certified at time of inspection. Facility needs someone certified in food safety on duty whenever open.  If towels are used to control condensation in milk cooler, the towels should not be left in cooler. Cleaning needed under some equipment.”) 
  • Penn Station, 1780 Wentzville Parkway – score 95 (“PHF?s not held at 41 degrees or below 5(pnt); Reach in cooler between impinger and check out, holding 55 F at time of inspection. Food removed from unit at time of inspection. Reach in for sandwich prep not to be used until it holds 41 F or lower temp. Discussed current inspection must be posted for public viewing.”)
  • Pete’s Drive In, 1009 East Pearce Boulevard – score 100
  • Stefanina’s Pizzeria and Restaurant, 762 West Peace Boulevard – score 100
  • Old Town Smokehouse, 2 East Main Street – score 100

O’Fallon

  • The Learning Lodge, 140 T.R. Hughes Boulevard – score 95
  • Circle K, 2035 Highway K – score 90 (“Observed the sanitizer levels in the spray bottle and sanitizer bucket were at 500 PPM; the manager added water to the sanitizer, making the levels at 200 PPM; Observed the establishment did not have the most recent inspection report displayed; this new inspection report must be printed and displayed immediately; Discussed: hang mops, floor under fountain soda machine”)
  • Pasta House Company, 2558 Highway K – score 95 (“Ready to eat PHFs not dated 5(pnt); Observed ready-to-eat foods in a few of the reach-in coolers were not dated with the day of preparation or 7 days following the preparation date; during the inspection, the food that was prepared today was dated, while the other food was discarded; all food is required to be labeled with the preparation date or 7 days following, unless the food is to be used within 24 hours of preparation; Discussed Wrapped straws, Staff beverages, Chemicals, Water in cooler”) 
  • Lion’s Choice, 8710 Veterans Memorial Parkway – score 98
  • Marco’s Pizza, 8201 Mexico Road 2 – score 95 (“Unlabeled spray bottle 5(pnt); Observed one spray bottle containing degreaser that was not labeled with the chemical; the manager labeled the spray bottle during the inspection and was reminded that all spray bottles must always be labeled with what it is holding.”)
  • Hilton Garden Inn Winghaven, 2310 Technology Drive – score 95 (“No test kit for sanitizer 5(pnt)”
  • McDonald’s, 1001 North Main Street – score 96 (“Observed a container of tea was disposed into the sanitizer compartment of the 3-compartment sink; the 3-compartment sink shall be used only for washing, rinsing, and sanitizing of equipment, utensils, etc.  Dirty NFCs 2(pnt); Observed the fountain soda nozzles at the front area of the establishment were dirty with a black debris on the inside; the nozzles should be removed and washed, rinsed, and sanitized daily to reduce the build-up of debris”)
  • Madison’s Cafe, 2974 Highway K – score 100
  • New China, 620 North Main Street – follow up, in compliance
  • Trigg Banquet Center, 300 O’Fallon Plaza – score 95 (“Unlabeled spray bottle 5(pnt); Observed one spray bottle that was not labeled with the chemical it contained; all spray bottles are required to be labeled with the chemical that is inside the bottle; during the inspection, the spray bottle was labeled; Observed a few spray bottles holding chemicals were stored above food contact surfaces; the spray bottles were moved to a separate storage location; Discussed Ice machine, Floor of walk-in cooler, Sanitizer test strips, Ceiling tiles”)
  • Tap House Pub & Patio, 9015 Veterans Memorial Parkway – score 94 (“Food stored on floor or exposed to moisture/contamination 2(pnt); Observed containers of pickles stored on the floor in the walk-in cooler; all food must be stored at least 6 inches above the ground; owner of the establishment moved the pickles onto a surface at least 6 inches off the ground during the inspection; Dirty NFCs 2(pnt); Observed the containers holding utensils, under the cold-holding unit used to prepare salads, contained food residue and debris; the containers should be clean and free of debris when holding clean utensils; Observed the sides of the cold-holding units and floors of reach-in coolers contained food residue and debris; the units should be cleaned often to eliminate the build-up of residue and debris; Observed the hoods above the fryers and stoves are a black color from a build-up of grease; the hoods should be cleaned frequently to reduce the build-up and black appearance of grease; Observed the floors under the fryers and stoves were dirty with a black residue and food debris; the equipment should be removed from the walls at least once a week to clean the floors; Discussed Sanitizer level, Staff drinks, Flour, etc, containers”)
  • Sparrow’s Next Maternity Home, 6730 Hickory Tree Lane – score 100
  • Brewskeez Sports Cafe, 4251 Keaton Crossing Boulevard – score 93 (“Ready to eat PHFs not dated 5(pnt); Torn or broken door seals, hinges etc. (poorly maintained or in disrepair) 2(pnt); Ice Machine; Talked about bar dishwasher”)
  • Thai Gourmet, 4267 Keaton Crossing Boulevard – score 100
  • 212 Club, 204 West Pitman Street G – score 100
  • North Middle School A, 515 Sonderen Street – score r100
  • North Middle School C, 210 Virgil Avenue – scorer 100
  • South Middle School, 300 Knaust Road – score 100

St. Charles

  • Oasis Food Pantry, 1814 Boones Lick Road – score 100
  • Huck’s, 2875 St. Peters Howell Road – score 100
  • Hunan House, 428 South Fifth Street – score 93 (“OBSERVED ACCUMULATION ON COOKING EQUIPMENT, INCLUDING FRYERS AND SAUTE LINE. OBSERVED ACCUMULATION OF GREASE/DEBRIS ON FLOORS SURROUNDING, BEHIND, AND UNDER FRYERS AND SAUTE LINE.OBSERVED WALL BY END OF WOK RANGE WITH ACCUMULATION OF GREASE AND DEBRIS INCLUDING FLOORS AND BOTTOM OF WALL. OBSERVED BOTTOM OF MAKE COOLER WITH ACCUMULATION OF DEBRIS. OBSERVED CAN OPENER WITH BUILD UP OF DEBRIS. OBSERVED SHELVING UNITS IN WALK IN COOLER WITH ACCUMULATION OF DEBRIS. OBSERVED HOOD VENTS WITH ACCUMULATION OF GREASE AND DEBRIS. OBSERVED OLDER INSPECTION TAPED OVER MOST RECENT INSPECTION.”)
  • Rookie’s Bar & Grill, 3721 New Town Boulevard – score 91 (“Dish machine not sanitizing, sanitizer bucket NSP; Vent hood dirty 2(pnt); Observed that lights in kitchen are not working”)
  • Rookie’s Bar & Grilll, 3721 New Town Boulevard – follow up, (“remain in violation”)
  • St. Charles Senior Center, 1455 Fairgrounds Road – score 100
  • Sugarbot Sweet Shop, 433 Jackson Street – score 100
  • Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, 1840 First Capitol Drive – score 100
  • Chinatown Express, 2205 First Capitol Drive – follow up, (“Previous violation has been corrected. Amco Ranger treated facility on 10/4/17. Establishment sent invoice showing that pest control company came out to treat kitchen.”)
  • Wasabi Sushi Bar, 1650 Beale Street – follow up, (“Previous violation has been corrected, time sheets for rice has been observed.”)
  • Uncle Joe’s Bar & Grill, 204 North Main Street – score 98
  • Dierberg’s deli, salad bar, and seafood, 2021 Zumbehl Road – all scored 100
  • Domino’s Pizza, 1966 South Old Highway 94 – score 91 (“Failure to designate a Person-in-Charge 5(pnt) Repeat violation; OBSERVED RESTROOM DOOR IS NOT SELF CLOSING, REPEAT VIOLATION; Damaged floor tiles, holes in walls, missing ceiling tiles 2(pnt); OBSERVED TILES IN NEED OF REPAIR BY MOP SINK AND IN BATHROOM. WALL SOILED ABOVE 3 COMPARTMENT SINK. Discussed sanitizer levels.”)
  • STL Cake Pops, 198 Tecumseh – score 100
  • Donut King, 658 First Capitol Drive – score 100
  • Thies Farm & Greenhouses, 3200 Greens Bottom Road – score 95 (“No hot water at Handwash sink (at least 100° F) 5(pnt); OBSERVED NO HOT WATER AT HANDSINK. HANDSINKS SHALL BE EQUIPPED TO PROVIDE WATER OF AT LEAST 100 DEGREES. Discussed SANITIZER LEVELS, GREASE TRAP”)
  • Bento Sushi Bar at Dierberg’s, 2021 Zumbehl Road – score 100
  • Greiner’s Pub, 2035 Campus Drive – score 100
  • Demolition Ball, 1875 South Old Highway 94 – score 98
  • Smashburger, 1981 Zumbehl Road – score 96 (“Dirty NFCs 2(pnt); OBSERVED AIR VENTS IN KITCHEN AREA WITH DUST. DUST ON CEILING TILES AND WALLS BY VENTS. OBSERVED GROUT AND TILE IN POOR REPAIR IN KITCHEN LINE AREA. OBSERVED STANDING WATER IN DAMAGED TILE AREA AND POOR GROUT LINE. OBSERVED DAMAGED WALLS, HOLES IN KITCHEN LINE AREA. DISCUSSED GASKET ON FRYER REACH IN FREEZER DAMAGED, PRINT AND POST INSPECTION FOR PUBLIC VIEWING”) 
  • Mario’s Donuts and Cafe, 2786 Muegge Road – score 96 (“OBSERVED MINIMUM REQUIREMENT FOR FOOD SAFETY CERTIFICATION NOT MET. BASIC FOOD HANDLER CERTIFICATION REQUIRED FOR MANAGERS/PERSON IN CHARGE WHEN INDIVIDUAL WITH CURRENT 5 YEAR MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATION IS NOT ON SITE. OBSERVED FLOOR COATING CHIPPING AND IN POOR REPAIR UNDER 3 COMPARTMENT SINK. OBSERVED CEILING TILES IN DRY STORAGE ROOM WITH REFRIGERATION WITH ACOUSTIC TILES, REQUIRED TO BE SMOOTH, NONABSORBENT AND EASILY CLEANABLE. OBSERVED GASKETS ON REFRIGERATION UNITS IN POOR REPAIR. OBSERVED COVING UNDER 3 COMPARTMENT SINK NOT ATTACHED. QUAT DISPENSER CURRENTLY NOT OPERATIONAL, CHLORINE BEING USED FOR SANITIZING NEEDS. SELF CLOSING DEVICE ON MENS RESTROOM REQUIRING ADJUSTMENT”)

Dardenne Prairie

  • Buffalo Wild Wings, 1285 West Pearce Boulevard – score 98

Augusta

  • Centennial Farms, 199 Jackson Street – score 100

St. Peters

  • Angel’s Apples, 4502 Central School Road – score 100

(The City of St. Peters conducts its own inspections through its Food Sanitation Department. Violation details are not available. The following scores are from August 2017)

  • QuikTrip, 3847 McClay Road – score 100
  • QuikTrip, 391 North Main Street – score 98
  • QuikTrip, 4646 South St. Peters Parkway – score 100
  • Redbirds Sports Cafe, 4223 North St. Peters Parkway – score 98
  • Rosy’s Cakes and Paco’s Tacos, 6240 Mexico Road – score 100
  • Saints Joachim and Ann School Cafeteria, 4110 McClay Road – score 100
  • Savor the Southwest Food Truck, 9 Cimmaron Drive – score 100
  • Schnuck’s bakery, 577 Mid Rivers Mall Drive – score 98
  • Schnuck’s deli, 577 Mid Rivers Mall Drive – score 98
  • Schnuck’s seafood, 577 Mid Rivers Mall drive – score 100
  • Schnuck’s bakery, deli, seafood, salad bar, 48 Plaza 94 Drive – all scored 100
  • Schnuck’s Chef Express, 577 Mid Rivers Mall Drive – score 98
  • Smoothie King, 4867 Mexico Road – score 100
  • Sonic Drive-In, 651 Salt Lick Road – score 100
  • Spencer Place Assisted Living, 265 Spencer Road – score 100
  • St. Louis Bread Company, 6185 Mid Rivers Mall Drive – score 94
  • St. Peters Elementary School, 400 McMenamy Road – score 100
  • St. Peters Manor Care Center, 230 Spencer Road – score 100
  • Steak N Shake, 1460 Jungermann Road – score 98
  • Stumpy’s Houses of Bar-B-Que, 620 Jungermann Road – score 96
  • Subway, 3899 Veterans Memorial Parkway – score 98
  • Subway, 4644 South St. Peters Parkway – score 100
  • Subway, 1661 Jungermann Road – score 100
  • Taco Bell, 1630 Jungermann Road – score 96
  • Taco Bell, 159 Mid Rivers Mall Drive – score 96
  • Vette’s, 4203 North St. Peters Parkway – score 94
  • Viet-Thai, 3899 Veterans Memorial Parkway – score 100
  • Walmart bakery, deli, meat, refrigerated items, 45 Sutters Mill Road – score 100
  • Walmart refrigerated items, bakery, fuel station convenience, meat, 3031 Mid Rivers Mall Drive – all scored 100
  • Walmart deli, 3301 Mid Rivers Mall Drive – score 98
  • Yogurt World, 6145 Mid Rivers Mall Drive – score 100