Carolina's Mexican Food, 3840 Franklin Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95820, USA
Temporary Closure - related to food safety 9 months ago
Franklin Boulevard, Sacramento, 95820 California, United States
Total all time reports: 1
Total all time sick persons: 0
“Carolina’s Mexican Food remains closed at the corner of Franklin Boulevard and 12th Avenue after a customer posted a video of a cockroach he found in his meal, and a subsequent health inspection found dozens more as well as a live mouse in the kitchen.
Tthe Sacramento County Environmental Management Department, which sent an inspector to Carolina’s around 1 p.m. Tuesday. The inspector found 34 to 48 live German roaches around the kitchen as well as a live mouse, which was “eliminate(d)” on sight, according to the inspector’s report. The shelves of Carolina’s walk-in cooler and front counter had 50 to 70 mouse droppings between them, according to the report. Another six to eight droppings were found atop a 5-pound cardboard box of green bell peppers, which were thrown away, and three to four droppings were found atop sealed packages of raw pork.