Report It Now!
My symptoms are:
Please select at least one of the symptoms
Please fill in incident place
Get Alerts
Send My Report To:
Did you also consume (in the past 7 days):
Get alerts for your case
Provide a contact email
The email field is required
Without your contact information it's not possible to follow up on your complaint. Please provide your email. Thank you 🙂
Please accept our Terms & Conditions
Protect friends & family
Provide a contact phone number
This makes it easier to follow up - especially if there is some urgency e.g. in a public health investigation. THANK YOU 👍
Add video or photo!
We Recommend video or photos of:
  1. The receipt
  2. The product
  3. The packaging
Use camera
Select from library
Email or SMS a copy of report
Enter below to get emailed or SMS a copy of your report
Please provide email or phone
Please provide email or phone
Thanks for your report.
Get location based notifications
Report by
Please provide location
Please provide location
Please provide report title
Please provide details
Please accept our Terms & Conditions
Get alerts and updates for your case! Your contact information is not shown on the website.

This information is not shown on the website. We can notify you of updates, and may contact you for more information to help resolve or follow up on your issue.

or
Please provide email or phone
Thank you for your report!

IMPORTANT - YOUR REPORT IS QUEUED - IT MAY TAKE UP TO 12 HOURS FOR YOUR REPORT TO SHOW ON OUR HOME PAGE (IF NOT OPTED AS PRIVATE)

If your report is poison related call 1-800-222-1222 for a free consultation with a live medical poisoning expert

Visit our learn pages for more helpful information or, email us: support@iwaspoisoned.com

Goodbye! and best wishes in your recovery

Kale My Name, 3300 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

Total all time reports:  1
Latest report: June 10, 2021 9:01 AM

June 10, 2021 9:01 AM

“Report date: Jun 8, 2021
2. City of chicago food service sanitation certificate
- comments: observed no certified food manager present while tcs foods (soup and salad) were being prepared and served. Management instructed that a certified food manager must be present at all times while tcs foods... See Moreare being prepared and served. Priority foundation 7-38-012. Citation issued.

3. Management, food employee and conditional employee; knowledge, responsibilities and reporting
- comments: observed several employees who have not signed the employee health policy. Management instructed that all employees must have a signed employee health policy. Priority foundation 7-38-010.

38. Insects, rodents, & animals not present
- comments: observed an opening between the screen curtains at the rear exit door off of the kitchen that could allow flying insects to enter into the kitchen. Management instructed that all outer openings must be protected.

40. Personal cleanliness
- comments: none of the food handling employees were wearing hair restraints while preparing food in the kitchen. Management instructed that all food handling employees must wear a hair restraint.

49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
- comments: clean the dry food storage table in the basement.

53. Toilet facilities: properly constructed, supplied, & cleaned
- comments: the toilet is not operational in the left side washroom. The toilet handle is broken and will not allow the toilet to flush. Management instructed to repair the toilet and maintain it for proper use. Priority foundation 7-38-030(c). Citation issued.

54. Garbage & refuse properly disposed; facilities maintained
- comments: observed garbage overflowing over the top of the garbage dumpster so that the lid could not be closed. Management instructed to provide adequate garbage pickup so that the garbage can be contained inside of the dumpster with the lid closed. Priority foundation 7-38-020(b). Citation issued.

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: observed excess clutter in the basement storage area. Must organize and maintain all equipment off of the floor to prevent pest harborage conditions.

58. Allergen training as required
- comments: the certified food manager did not have an food allergen training certificate available at the time of the inspection. Management instructed that all certified food managers must show proof of training.

Source: chicago.gov
See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Related Reports

Giordano's, North Rush Street, Chicago, IL, USA

Symptoms: Diarrhea
Giordano's, North Rush Street, Chicago, IL, USA

June 13, 2021 11:14 AM

“Feel very sick after eating deep dish pizza. See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Subway, Chicago, IL, USA

Symptoms: Nausea Diarrhea Vomiting Other Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting
Chicago, IL, USA

June 13, 2021 10:50 AM

“Wednesday June 9 had a 6 inch turkey, coke & chips.
Friday started nausea, Sat. vomiting and diarrhea.
Been sick in bed for 2 days, with more diarrhea
this morning. Could have been the coke machine
or the ice maker. See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

79th Street Barbecue, 11101 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL, USA

79th Street Barbecue, 11101 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL, USA

June 12, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: Jun 10, 2021
49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
- comments: observed cooking equipment in first kitchen not clean of food and grease debris. Instructed to clean/maintain

49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
- comments: observed prep tables ,food carts,etc not clean... See Moreof food debris, grease. Instructed to clean/maintain

51. Plumbing installed; proper backflow devices
- comments: observed leaky pipe under 3- compartment sink. Instructed to repair

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: observed walls, ceiling vents and floor areas in prep area not clean of dust, debris. Instructed to clean/ maintain

58. Allergen training as required
- comments: observed no proof of allergen training. Instructed to provide for managers with city of chicago food sanitation certificate

Source: chicago.gov
See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User
SMB Screener

The Garbage Dump, South Archer Avenue, Chicago, IL, USA

El Basurero, South Archer Avenue, Chicago, IL, USA

June 12, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: Jun 10, 2021
10. Adequate handwashing sinks properly supplied and accessible
- comments: no handwash sink in rear prep area where prep cooler located, hand packed ice cream is scooped/handled and drinks assembled. Instd to install handwash sink under city pressure in same area. Pri... See Moreority foundation 7-38-030(c)

14. Required records available: shellstock tags, parasite destruction
- comments: 3-402. 12(b) 3-402. 12b -no written agreement or statement from the supplier stating the fish supplied for ceviche is frozen to required time and temperature. Instd to provide same and maintain.

14. Required records available: shellstock tags, parasite destruction
- comments: missing date on shellfish tags when the last shellstock is sold or served. Instd to record such date on tag and maintain. Priority foundation 7-38-005

37. Food properly labeled; original container
- comments: dry storage containers not labeled. Instd to label and maintain same

38. Insects, rodents, & animals not present
- comments: over 30 large and small flies flying through out establishment. 4 live roaches noted near 3-compartment sink instd to remove all flies/roaches clean and sanitize affected areas and have updated pest control receipt. Citation issued 7-38-020(a) priority foundation

39. Contamination prevented during food preparation, storage & display
- comments: no barrier noted inbetween rear prep area (ceviche and ice cream scooped, drinks prepared) and customers (mens) toilet room. Instd to provide proper barrier and maintain. Citation issued 7-38-005 priority foundation

47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
- comments: cutting boards at prep line with deep, dark grooves. Instd to replace cutting boards and maintain

47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
- comments: raw wood surfaces noted around window frames and sills. Instd to seal all raw wood so as surface to be a non porous, easily cleanable surface.

49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
- comments: excessive grease, food debris noted inbetween fryers and interior of fryer cabinets. Instd to clean and maintain

51. Plumbing installed; proper backflow devices
- comments: 3-compartment sink and faucet leaking, wrapped in plastic. Instd to repair and maintain

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: wall coving through out prep area in poor repair, loose from wall. Instd to repair and maintain

Source: chicago.gov
See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Gotham Bagels, 2801 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

Gotham Bagels, 2801 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

June 12, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: Jun 10, 2021
3. Management, food employee and conditional employee; knowledge, responsibilities and reporting
- comments: no written employee health policy on site for all employees. Must provide. Priority foundation violation. No citation issued

10. Adequate handwashing sinks... See Moreproperly supplied and accessible
- comments: observed the bar hand washing sink not accessible for use. Noted a slop container was inside the sink. Instructed handwashing sinks are for handwashing purposes only and must be accessible for use at all times. The manager removed strainer. Priority foundation violation 7-38-030(c).

25. Consumer advisory provided for raw/undercooked food
- comments: menu does not disclose and inform consumers of the specific menu items that are raw or undercooked and a potential hazard of consuming such food. Foods such as undercooked eggs. Instructed to provide a visible consumer advisory that discloses and reminds of such foods. Priority foundation violation. No citation issued

37. Food properly labeled; original container
- comments: all bulk pre-packaged containers of prepared cream cheeses for sale must be properly labeled with the business name and address, list of ingredients.

37. Food properly labeled; original container
- comments: all bulk pre-packaged containers of prepared cream cheeses for sale must be properly labeled with the allergen warning label. Priority foundation violation.

44. Utensils, equipment & linens: properly stored, dried, & handled
- comments: large cutting board noted improperly stored on the floor and directly next to employees personal belongings in the rear dish area. Must remove/properly store.

47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
- comments: observed several raw wooden 2x4 planks with cloth stapled to one side inside the walk-in cooler. The manager states they are used to cook bagels on in the oven. Instructed all food contact cooking equipment/utensils must be smooth, cleanable, and able to wash, rinse and sanitize. Must remove wood 2x4's from the premises.

49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
- comments: the exterior and top of the dish washing machine dirty with excessive debris and unkown white powder. Must remove, clean and maintain.

51. Plumbing installed; proper backflow devices
- comments: instructed to remove the threaded nozzle from the nozzle of the one compartment prep sink to prevent the attachment of a hose.

51. Plumbing installed; proper backflow devices
- comments: observed a rubber hose attached to the prep area one compartment prep sink. No air gap located on the hose or backflow prevention device installed on faucet. End of the hose on the bottom of the sink. The manager removed the hose attached to the sink during the inspection. Priority violation 7-38-030(c) citation issued.

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: noted the brick wall in the washroom with open holes/seams/crevices. Must seal all openings in the wall. ----floors under the rear metal rack storage and bulk flour storage with dirt and debris. Must clean and maintain.

56. Adequate ventilation & lighting; designated areas used
- comments: must provide light shields or shatter proof bulbs for the lighting inside the exhaust hood above the grill.

Source: chicago.gov
See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Indian Boundary Golf Course, 8600 W Forest Preserve Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

Indian Boundary Golf Course, 8600 W Forest Preserve Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

June 12, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: Jun 9, 2021
3. Management, food employee and conditional employee; knowledge, responsibilities and reporting
- comments: observed no written employee health policy on the premises. Instructed management to provide a signed employee health policy for each employee. Priority foundatio... See Moren violation 7-38-010, no citation issued.

5. Procedures for responding to vomiting and diarrheal events
- comments: observed no procedure/plan for responding to vomiting and diarrheal events. Instructed to provide and maintain required procedure/plan and appropriate supplies or kit. (necessary items at a minimum: gloves, face masks, disposable mops, and appropriate sanitizer/spray that is effective against norovirus). Priority foundation violation 7-38-005, no citation issued.

16. Food-contact surfaces: cleaned & sanitized
- comments: observed black slimy substances on interior water components of the ice maker, dripping into ice 'ice is used for human consumption. ' management was instructed to turn off the machine, remove ice and have the interior of the ice machine cleaned and sanitized and maintain. Priority foundation violation 7-38-005, citation issued.

38. Insects, rodents, & animals not present
- comments: observed no pest control log book provided from a licensed idph pest control company. Management instructed to provide a pest control logbook with a recent pest control inspection from a licensed idph pest control company. Priority foundation violation 7-38-020(c), no citation issued.

39. Contamination prevented during food preparation, storage & display
- comments: observed no splash guard at handwashing sink next to the dishwashing 3-compartment. Instructed to provide and maintain.

48. Warewashing facilities: installed, maintained & used; test strips
- comments: observed missing sink stoppers for the dishwashing 3-compartment sink. Instructed to provide and maintain 3 adequate working sink stoppers.

49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
- comments: instructed to detail clean the grease buildup inside of the grill area and interiors of prep coolers with dried-up food debris.

51. Plumbing installed; proper backflow devices
- comments: backflow prevention device not located at coffee expresso system unit. Must install so backflow prevention device may be located to be serviced and maintained.

52. Sewage & waste water properly disposed
- comments: observed the dishwashing 3-compartment sink not maintained; drain pipe wastewater backing up on the floors from the grease trap underneath the mentioned sink. Instructed to repair plumbing issues and detail clean and sanitize areas. Priority violation 7-38-030 (c),citation issued.

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: instructed to detail clean and organize rear dry storage room and remove unnecessary articles due to potential pest harborage and elevate stock items off the floor at least 6' inches to facilitate cleaning.

56. Adequate ventilation & lighting; designated areas used
- comments: instructed to remove accumulations of dust on ventilation covers on wall above the dishwashing 3-compartment sink area.

Source: chicago.gov
See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Subway, 4406 S Pulaski Rd, Chicago, IL, USA

Subway, 4406 S Pulaski Rd, Chicago, IL, USA

June 12, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: Jun 9, 2021
1. Person in charge present, demonstrates knowledge, and performs duties
- comments: pic without valid city of chicago certified manager certificate. Instd to obtain

2. City of chicago food service sanitation certificate
- comments: no city of chicago certified ma... See Morenager on duty while handling tcs foods (deli meat, soup). Instd to have on duty at all times. Citation issued 7-38-012 priority foundation

10. Adequate handwashing sinks properly supplied and accessible
- comments: handwash sink in front prep area unable to drain. Instd to repair and maintain. Instd to utilize rear handwash sink until repaired. Citation issued 7-38-030(c) priority foundation

47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
- comments: condensor line in front 2 door cooler in poor repair, causing water accumulation on interior bottom shelf. Instd to repair and maintain

Source: chicago.gov
See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Food 4 Less, 7030 S Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

Food 4 Less, 7030 S Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

June 12, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: Jun 9, 2021
1. Person in charge present, demonstrates knowledge, and performs duties
- comments: see violation #2

2. City of chicago food service sanitation certificate
- comments: observed (pic) manager on duty or employee at this time with a valid city of chicago food sanit... See Moreation certificate posted. Store slicing deli meats etc. Priority foundation issued 7-38-012

10. Adequate handwashing sinks properly supplied and accessible
- comments: observed handwashing facilities not maintained in both men and women washrooms at front of store located by customer service. Observed no hot water at handwashing sinks. Water temperature 72. 0f. Instructed hot water must be a minimium of 100. 0f. Instructed to provide by reinspection in 2- days. Priority violation issued 7-38-030(c).

49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
- comments: observed bakery storage shelves,equipment not clean of debris,etc. Instructed to clean/maintain.

51. Plumbing installed; proper backflow devices
- comments: observed leaky faucets at 3- compartment sink and hand washing sink in bakery area. Instructed to repair.

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: observed floors not maintain in bakery and meat prep area. Instructed to clean, maintain and keep floors dry.

Source: chicago.gov
See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Hello Jasmine-Lincoln Park, 953 W Webster Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

Hello Jasmine-Lincoln Park, 953 W Webster Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

June 12, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: Jun 9, 2021
16. Food-contact surfaces: cleaned & sanitized
- comments: observed interior of ice machine, where ice is stored, and used for human consumption not clean. Must detail clean interior of machine and maintain. Priority foundation violation 7-38-005 citation issued

Sourc... See Moree: chicago.gov See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

A P Deli Restaurant Group, 10758 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

A P Deli Restaurant Group, 10758 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

June 12, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: Jun 9, 2021
1. Person in charge present, demonstrates knowledge, and performs duties
- comments: see violation #2

2. City of chicago food service sanitation certificate
- comments: observed (pic) manager on duty with no valid city of chicago food sanitation certificate posted... See Moreat this time. Tcs foods being prepared, sandwiches being made,etc. Instructed that certified food manager must be on site at all times tcs foods are prepared and handled. Priority violation issued 7-38-012.

38. Insects, rodents, & animals not present
- comments: observed evidence of improper pest control on site. Observed 29-mice droppings left inside bottom red cabinet in washroom,21 mice droppings on floor under front counter,4- droppings on top of brick on floor near walk in cooler. Instructed to throughly clean and sanitize all areas. Recommened pest control service. Priority foundation issued 7-38-020(a).

49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
- comments: observed hood filters of cooking equipment not clean. Instructed to clean/maintain.

51. Plumbing installed; proper backflow devices
- comments: observed leaky faucet at 3- compartment sink. Instructed to repair

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: observed ceiling in poor repair above prep table in front prep area. Instructed to repair ceiling

57. All food employees have food handler training
- comments: observed no proof of food handlers training for new employees. Instructed to provide

58. Allergen training as required
- comments: observed no proof of allergen training for manager. Must provide

Source: chicago.gov
See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Recent Interesting Reports

McDonald's Stratford Upon Avon, Western Road, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK

Symptoms: Diarrhea Gas
McDonald's Stratford Upon Avon, Western Road, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK

May 16, 2021 2:32 AM

“15th of April 2021 Only I got sick after eating 20 chicken mcnuggets, large fries and large chocolate milkshake. See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Arby's, Yellowstone Avenue, Cody, WY, USA

Symptoms: Nausea Diarrhea Vomiting Cramps
Arby's, Yellowstone Avenue, Cody, WY, USA

May 25, 2021 11:16 PM

“I picked up a number 15 I believe which would be a roast beef sandwich with cheese with curly fries and a Dr.Pepper. This was at around 12:00pm on May 24th I had nothing else to eat that day since I only have an hour break before school starts again. I started having sulphur burbs around 8:00-9:00pm... See Morewhich I’ve had before and it signals to me that there’s something bad coming. I started getting my stomach cramps and coloring at 2am which kept me up until 11am when I finally puked out what I hadn’t already defecated out.I believe the fries may have been the problem as the substance I had puked out was clearly curly fries they looked exactly like them without the fried outside layer. See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Cafe Rio Mexican Grill, S Eagle Road, Eagle, ID, USA

Symptoms: Diarrhea Other Vomiting
Cafe Rio Mexican Grill, S Eagle Road, Eagle, ID, USA

June 1, 2021 1:39 PM

“Food We took our 2 yr old there, he had tortilla and chicken, beans and cilantro dressing. He got diarrhea and vomited (this was 5 days ago) and he still has diarrhea, though otherwise seems ok
After eating there 4 1/2 days ago See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User
SMB Screener

Trader Joe's, East Williams Field Road, Gilbert, AZ, USA

Symptoms: Vomiting
Trader Joe's, East Williams Field Road, Gilbert, AZ, USA

May 25, 2021 12:21 AM

“Pound Plus Milk chocolate See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Azuma gourmet Seaweed Salad, Costco Wholesale, West Commonwealth Avenue, Alhambra, California, United States

Symptoms: Nausea Diarrhea Vomiting Other Stomach Pain
Costco Wholesale, West Commonwealth Avenue, Alhambra, California, United States

May 16, 2021 3:46 PM

“Less than 10hours of eating, I got stomach ache where I couldn’t lie down. I ate it around 8pm and vomitted couple time throughout the night, and had all the symptoms of food poisoning. It was a demoralizing experience. See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Little Caesars Pizza, Doris Avenue, Oxnard, CA, USA

Symptoms: Nausea Vomiting Vomiting Other Headache
Little Caesars Pizza, Doris Avenue, Oxnard, CA, USA

June 5, 2021 12:57 PM

“Bought cheese Pizza , pepperoni, wings and bread sticks. Within two hours of eating my 10 year old son vomited. My 5 year old daughter started vomiting before going to bed. Again over night both my kids vomited. Next morning I find out my wife vomited overnight and she also had a headache. We normal... See Morely buy from there every other Friday and I been noticing that sometimes their food just seems to be undercook. See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Safeway, South Broadway, Walnut Creek, CA, USA

Symptoms: Nausea Diarrhea Vomiting
Safeway, South Broadway, Walnut Creek, CA, USA

May 20, 2021 1:44 PM

“I got violently sick. Pretty certain the source was cashews bought from there See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Walmart Supercenter, East Jackson Boulevard, Erwin, NC, USA

Symptoms: Nausea Nausea
Walmart Supercenter, East Jackson Boulevard, Erwin, NC, USA

June 4, 2021 10:02 AM

“Took a bite in my Just Crack an egg and it was disgusting. Nauseated for now. See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

China Express, South Polk Street, Pineville, NC, USA

Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting
China Express, South Polk Street, Pineville, NC, USA

May 18, 2021 12:08 PM

Pork Dumplings + Sesame beef Was sick within several hours of eating. That was my only meal that day. I was the only one who got sick however it became so severe I had to go to the local emergency care center.
Friday May 14, 2021 See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User
Doctor Visit: Yes
Diagnosis: ER

Panda Express, Northeast Town Center Drive, Hillsboro, OR, USA

Symptoms: Nausea Diarrhea Vomiting Diarrhea Stomach Pain
Panda Express, Northeast Town Center Drive, Hillsboro, OR, USA

June 11, 2021 2:50 AM

“I ordered food for my three kids from this location for dinner. Delivered through grub hub. Within 2 hours of eating my kids were toppled over in pain one at a time. Puking and diarrhea and stomach pain. The last 48 hours they have all one by one gone through it. I did not eat it and have not become... See Moresick. See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User