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The Whale Chicago, North Milwaukee Avenue, 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
16. Food-contact surfaces: cleaned & sanitized
- comments: observed slight pink build up inside basement large ice machine. Instructed manager must clean and maintain said ice machine.

49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
- comments: observed dust build up on... See Moreprep area coolers condensers. Must clean and maintain coolers condensers.

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: observed dust build up on and around ceiling ventilation covers and ceiling tiles at prep and dishwash area. Must clean and maintain.

Source: chicago.gov
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