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

Valentina Restaurant, 4506 W 63rd St , Chicago, Il, USA

February 25, 2021 9:01 AM

4506 West 63rd Street, Chicago, 60629 Illinois, United States

Report date: Feb 22, 2021
1. Person in charge present, demonstrates knowledge, and performs duties
- comments: no one with city of chicago sanitation certificate at time of inspection. No citation issued

2. City of chicago food service sanitation certificate
- comments: no one on site with city of chicago sanitation certificate at time of inspection. While holding tcs foods such as beef, chicken, eggs etc. . . . Priority foundation 7-38-012 citation issued

16. Food-contact surfaces: cleaned & sanitized
- comments: interior panel of ice machine with excessive pink slime build up and dripping onto ice. Ice is used for human consumption. Instructed to dispose of all ice, clean and sanitize ice machine and maintain. Priority foundation 7-38-005 citation issued.

38. Insects, rodents, & animals not present
- comments: no pest control logbook on site at time of inspection. No activity noted at time of inspection. Instructed manager to provide log book at all times. No citation issued

41. Wiping cloths: properly used & stored
- comments: all wiping cloths must be stored in a clean sanitizing solution when not in use. Must correct and maintain.

49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
- comments: observed cooking equipment, prep tables, and sinks in need of cleaning. Instructed manager to clean all food and non-food contact surfaces and equipment.

53. Toilet facilities: properly constructed, supplied, & cleaned
- comments: toilet room receptacle in need of cover. Instructed manager to provide and maintain.

58. Allergen training as required
- comments: no allergen training certificate on site. Instructed manager to obtain and maintain.

Source: chicago.gov

Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User
More incidents from:
Restaurant
Chicago
Illinois
United States

Related Reports

Starbucks, North Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL, USA

Symptoms: Nausea Diarrhea Diarrhea Nausea
Starbucks, North Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL, USA

May 8, 2021 6:33 PM

“I got a mocha around 1 pm, now my stomach is really bad, I have diarrhea and i feel nausea See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Hai Yen Restaurant, 1055 W Argyle St, Chicago, IL, USA

Hai Yen Restaurant, 1055 W Argyle St, Chicago, IL, USA

May 8, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: May 7, 2021
3. Management, food employee and conditional employee; knowledge, responsibilities and reporting
- comments: 2-102. 14(o) observed no employee health policy/training on site. Instructed facility to establish an appropriate employee health policy/training system and maint... See Moreain with verifiable documents on site. Priority foundation violation 7-38-010. No citation issued

5. Procedures for responding to vomiting and diarrheal events
- comments: 2-501. 11 found procedure/plan on-site; however, kit not complete the missing solution to control norovirus for responding to vomiting and diarrheal events, also missing mop etc. Instructed facility to maintain any appropriate supplies on site. Priority foundation violation 7-38-005. No citation issued

25. Consumer advisory provided for raw/undercooked food
- comments: found no reminder disclosure statements inside menu for undercooked food being sold(beef for pho) priority foundation violation#: 7-38-005. No citation was issued.

38. Insects, rodents, & animals not present
- comments: still observed evidence of rodent droppings on the second floor. Also, dead roaches on equipents, live roaches on traps, dead roaches on floors. Rubber gasket with a lot of grimes and stuck roaches. Clean and sanitize mentioned area priority foundation:7-38-020(a), no citation issued

47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
- comments: broken rubber gasket inside the two door reach-in coolers and walk-in cooler across repair/replace, surface must be smooth, cleanable and non-absorbent material

47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
- comments: must not use duct tape as a means of repair on the door of walk-in. Surface must be smooth and cleanable

56. Adequate ventilation & lighting; designated areas used
- comments: protective light shield with insect stuck on it, clean and maintained. Insufficient lighting inside walk-in cooler. Missing light bulb replace.

60. Previous core violation corrected
- comments: previous core violation not corrected from 6-12-2021, report #2373712. #58) 2-102. 13 found sanitation managers with no allergen training. Must provide priority foundation violation: 7-42-090, no citation issued

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

Yolk, 501 W Diversey Pkwy, Chicago, IL, USA

Yolk, 501 W Diversey Pkwy, Chicago, IL, USA

May 8, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: May 7, 2021
10. Adequate handwashing sinks properly supplied and accessible
- comments: observed no hot water available at only handwashing sink behind cooking line. Hot waterhadnle is stripped and only cold water is available. Observed insufficient hot water at womens washroom at 7... See More2. 3f. Hot water must be restored to somens washroom and hot water handle behind cooking line must be repaired and maintained. Priority violation 7-38-030(c)

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

Taqueria El Heredero, 2624 W North Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

Taqueria El Heredero, 2624 W North Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

May 8, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: May 6, 2021
3. Management, food employee and conditional employee; knowledge, responsibilities and reporting
- comments: observed no written employee health policy on the premises. Management instructed to provide a signed employee health policy for each employee. Priority foundatio... See Moren 7-38-010.

5. Procedures for responding to vomiting and diarrheal events
- comments: observed no clean up procedure and supplies on the premises to respond to vomit and diarrheal events. Management instructed to provide both. Priority foundation 7-38-005.

53. Toilet facilities: properly constructed, supplied, & cleaned
- comments: no covered trash receptacle in womens washroom. Must provide.

60. Previous core violation corrected
- comments: the following previous core violation from report #2370082 dated on 05/04/20 not corrected-#58 observed the certified food managers without allergen training certificates. Management instructed that all certified food managers must show proof of training by date of reinspection. Priority foundation 7-42-090.

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

Pokiology, 4600 N Magnolia Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

Pokiology, 4600 N Magnolia Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

May 8, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: May 6, 2021
5. Procedures for responding to vomiting and diarrheal events
- comments: found no procedure/plan and kit for responding to vomiting and diarrheal events. Instructed facility to develop and maintain a procedure/plan and to maintain any appropriate supplies on site. Prior... See Moreity foundation violation 7-38-005. No citation issued

10. Adequate handwashing sinks properly supplied and accessible
- comments: presently hot water temperature provided at washbowl inside the staff/customer at temp of 136f to 151. 9f exceeding the maximum hot water temperature of 120f through a mixing valve or combination faucet. Minumum water temperature of 100f. Repair cause priority foundation violation:7-38-030(c), citation issued

22. Proper cold holding temperatures
- comments: tcs food at improper temperature: crab salad at temp of 49. 5f. Stored inside the reach-in cooler. Priority violation:7-38-005,citation issued

33. Proper cooling methods used; adequate equipment for temperature control
- comments: reach-in cooler where was stored tcs food at temp of 48. 9f to 52f. Unit must maintain temp of 41f and below. Tagged unit 'held for inspection' do not use. Priority violation:7-38-005,citation issued

41. Wiping cloths: properly used & stored
- comments: must store wiping cloths in prep areas in sanitizer bucket between uses to prevent cross contamination. Instructed to maintain.

47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
- comments: raw wood under the front counter prep line has rough and absorbent surace,not easily cleanable. Surface must be smooth cleanable and non-absorbent material,replace.

51. Plumbing installed; proper backflow devices
- comments: both water faucete handles at handwashing sink not easily operating, instructed to repair issue

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: debris under front prep line,clean and maintain

57. All food employees have food handler training
- comments: no food handler training certificate provided on site,instructed to provide

58. Allergen training as required
- comments: no allergen training certificates provided on site. Instructed to provide for all certified food service managers

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

Potbelly Sandwich Shop, 4185 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago, IL, USA

Potbelly Sandwich Shop, 4185 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago, IL, USA

May 8, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: May 6, 2021
56. Adequate ventilation & lighting; designated areas used
- comments: observed dust accumulation in exhaust hood at front prep area. Instructed to detail clean and maintain.

56. Adequate ventilation & lighting; designated areas used
- comments: observed inoperabl... See Moree ventilation in both washrooms. Instructed to repair and maintain.

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

KFC, 8307 S King Dr, Chicago, IL 60619, USA

KFC, 8307 S King Dr, Chicago, IL 60619, USA

May 8, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: May 6, 2021
38. Insects, rodents, & animals not present
- comments: observed the rear exit door not tight fitting at the bottom. Must provide and maintain a better weatherstrip to prevent entry points for pests.

49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
- comments: must detail... See Moreclean the exterior and interior of all cooking equipment to remove grease build-up and debris.

49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
- comments: must detail clean all countertops, prep stations, storage racks & shelving, interior of all coolers to remove spills, debris, and/or grease.

52. Sewage & waste water properly disposed
- comments: observed gray waste water backing up from the floor drains in the rear prep area when the hand sink is being used. Observed black waste water backing up from the floor drains in the washrooms when the toilets are flushed, and the hand sinks in use. Priority citation issued #7-38-020(c).

53. Toilet facilities: properly constructed, supplied, & cleaned
- comments: must detail clean all fixtures in the washrooms.

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: must detail clean walls, ceiling vents, and attached pipes throughout premises to remove grease and dust.

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: observed damaged and missing ceiling tiles through premises. Must replace and maintain.

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: observed floors through premises very dirty and in poor repair. Must detail clean and maintain.

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: observed floor tiles in poor repair missing grout, broken tiles. Must repair and mai. Ntain smooth and easily cleanable

56. Adequate ventilation & lighting; designated areas used
- comments: must detail clean the hood and filters above the cooking equipment to remove grease and debris.

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

Lincoln Station, N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

Lincoln Station, N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

May 8, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: May 5, 2021
3. Management, food employee and conditional employee; knowledge, responsibilities and reporting
- comments: observed no employee signed health policy on site during inspection. Instructed to comply. Priority foundation violation 7-38-010 no citation issued.

16. Foo... See Mored-contact surfaces: cleaned & sanitized
- comments: observed interior of ice machine very unclean, with black mold-like substance. Ice is used for human consumption. Priority foundation violation 7-38-005

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: observed clutter in basement. Remove all unnecessary items and store all remaining items 6 inches off the floor.

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: observfed soda syrups in basement stored under utility lines. Must protect soda syrups with a smooth easily cleanable ceiling.

57. All food employees have food handler training
- comments: observed expired food handler certificates. Update all food handler certificates.

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

Cilantro thai kitchen, 1509 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

Cilantro thai kitchen, 1509 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL, USA

May 8, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: May 4, 2021
48. Warewashing facilities: installed, maintained & used; test strips
- comments: found 3 compartment sink not maintained. Filled up middle compartment of 3 compartment with water. Observed small water leakage at bottom of dividers from 1 compartment to next. Priority fo... See Moreundtion. Citation issued. 7-38-025. Must repair or replace 3 compartment sink.

51. Plumbing installed; proper backflow devices
- comments: found no backflow prevention devices installed at mop sink faucet. Must provide where it can be located and serviced.

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: found floors not clean at basement. Must clean.

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

Sultan's Market, 2521 N Clark St, Chicago, IL, USA

Sultan's Market, 2521 N Clark St, Chicago, IL, USA

May 8, 2021 9:02 AM

“Report date: May 3, 2021
2. City of chicago food service sanitation certificate
- comments: observed no one on site with a city of chicago certified food manager certificate. Priority foundation violation 7-38-012

3. Management, food employee and conditional employee; knowledge, responsibil... See Moreities and reporting
- comments: observed no employee health policy on site. Priority foundation violation 7-38-010 no citation issued

5. Procedures for responding to vomiting and diarrheal events
- comments: observed no vomit and diarreah clean up kit on site. Procedure provided. 7-38-005 no citation issued

33. Proper cooling methods used; adequate equipment for temperature control
- comments: observed cooler not maintaing 41f or less. Cooler did not contain tcs foods at time of inspection. Priority violation 7-38-005 no citation issued.

37. Food properly labeled; original container
- comments: observed allergen labeling on packed baklava missing. Must state that product contains nuts on packaging. Priority foundation violation 7-38-005 no citation issued.

60. Previous core violation corrected
- comments: observed previous core violations from report #2352876 dated 12/6/2019 not corrected including #37 must label baklava sold at front counter with ingredients, name, and place of manufacturer, packer or distributor #58 no proof of allergen training for all certified food managers. Priority foundation violation 7-42-090 no citation issued

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

Recent Interesting Reports

Dairy Queen Grill & Chill, 708 East Beebe Capps Expressway, Searcy, AR, USA

Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting Cramps
Dairy Queen Grill & Chill, 708 East Beebe Capps Expressway, Searcy, AR, USA

April 28, 2021 3:39 PM

“Tuesday, April 27th, Vanilla shake I ate a bacon cheese grillburger combo with onion rings and drank a vanilla shake about 2 hours later. Approximately 1-2 hours later I started having stomach cramps. I spent the rest of the night and early morning in & out of the bathroom with nausea, vomiting and... See Moreterrible diarrhea. See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

May 4, 2021 11:29 PM

“The FSIS announced the recall of approximately 3,927 pounds of not-ready-to-eat (NRTE) spaghetti with meat sauce product by Bellisio Foods, Inc. due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. The product contains soy, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label. There have been no c... See Moreonfirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.

The frozen, NRTE spaghetti with meat sauce items were produced April 22, 2021. The following products are subject to recall:

- 8.5-oz paperboard tray with lid packages containing “Michelina’s Spaghetti with Meat Sauce” with lot code J1112N8, “BEST BY 22APR2022”, and a UPC code of “7 17854 10503 9” on the bottom label.

These items were shipped to retail locations nationwide. FSIS is concerned that some product may be in consumers’ freezers. Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.

Consumers with questions about the recall can contact Krista Cummings, Consumer Affairs, Bellisio Foods, Inc., at (800) 446-5469 or email kcummings@bellisiofoods.com. Members of the media with questions about the recall can contact Tom Lindell, Public Relations, Bellisio Foods, Inc., at (612) 305-6149 or email tom.lindell@exponentpr.com.

Consumers with food safety questions can call the toll-free USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline at 1-888-MPHotline (1-888-674-6854) or live chat via Ask USDA from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Eastern Time) Monday through Friday. Consumers can also browse food safety messages at Ask USDA or send a question via email to MPHotline@usda.gov.

Check the full recall details on the FSIS website: fsis.usda.gov

Source: FSIS
See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Taco Bell, Airport Boulevard, Pensacola, FL, USA

Symptoms: Nausea Diarrhea Vomiting Other Diarrhea Vomiting Stomach Pain
Taco Bell, Airport Boulevard, Pensacola, FL, USA

April 21, 2021 11:10 AM

“Monday April 19th, 2021 I got a number 8 which is 3 Doritos Locos Taco Supremes with a drink. I added extra beef on each taco. I have had horrible stomach cramping/stomach pain/vomiting/ and diarrhea since the day I ate it. I am unable to eat anything else and i feel sick to my stomach. See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User
SMB Screener

Tequila Jack's Restaurant and Cantina, 407 Shoreline Village Drive, Long Beach, CA, USA

Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea
Tequila Jack's Restaurant and Cantina, 407 Shoreline Village Drive, Long Beach, CA, USA

April 20, 2021 2:37 PM

“I got the shrimp burrito and my friend got the carnitas burrito. Both of us got sick. My other friend got the shrimp salad and was fine. 2 got sick. Ate about 1:30pm Sunday, diarrhea around midnight and all day Monday. Still not 100% today on Tuesday. Friend ended up calling in sick yesterday. He sa... See Moreid he felt bad Sunday night through Monday with diarrhea and 1st day he’d ever taken off for sickness.  See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Benihana, Merchants Concourse, Westbury, NY, USA

Symptoms: Nausea Diarrhea Vomiting Other Skin Rash
Benihana, Merchants Concourse, Westbury, NY, USA

April 17, 2021 8:44 PM

“I ate here with a friend and we both vomited and started having hives weeks after our visit, we don't live together and experience the same effects! See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Nando's Calgary, 32 Avenue Northeast, Calgary, AB, Canada

Symptoms: Nausea Diarrhea Vomiting Other
Nando's Calgary, 32 Avenue Northeast, Calgary, AB, Canada

April 23, 2021 8:23 PM

“peri peri whole chicken.
I ate it 20 minutes after it was delivered. See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Equate Distilled Water, Walmart Supercentre, 340 Colonnade Dr, Kemptville, ON K0G 1J0, Canada

Symptoms: Other
Walmart Supercentre, 340 Colonnade Dr, Kemptville, ON K0G 1J0, Canada

May 2, 2021 9:47 PM

“DEVELOPED A COUGH AFTER USING DISTILLED WATER AND THEN REALIZED THE WATER SMELLED FOUL. BB Date of MA 2022 See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

Gousto, The Shepherds Building Central, Charecroft Way, London, UK

Symptoms: Diarrhea Vomiting Other
Gousto, The Shepherds Building Central, Charecroft Way, London, UK

April 15, 2021 11:50 AM

Chicken fillets See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

April 13, 2021 8:00 PM

“Company name: Torn & Glasser
Brand name: Torn & Glasser
Product recalled: Dark chocolate espresso beans
Reason of the recall: Undeclared walnuts
FDA Recall date: April 13, 2021
Recall details: Torn & Glasser of Los Angeles, CA is recalling 7464 units of dark chocolate espresso beans due to an u... See Morendeclared allergen. The dark chocolate walnuts were mislabeled as “dark chocolate espresso beans”. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to walnuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

No illnesses have been reported to date. The mislabeled dark chocolate espresso beans were sold at Kroger divisions in the following 30 states under the banners (Kroger, Arlan’s, Fred Meyer, Smiths, Food For Less. Fry’s Food Stores, Ralphs, Dillons, Roundy’s Chicago, Roundy’s Mariano’s) beginning March 3rd, 2021. Alaska, Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming.

The product affected by this recall is listed below:

- Torn & Glasser Dark Chocolate Espresso Beans with green leaf logo on top 12 OZ TUBS. UPC: 0 72488 99868 1. Lot number: 777739. Expiration Date: Best if used by: 11/19/2021.

The recall was initiated after it was discovered that a product containing walnuts was packaged in a container that the top label listed Dark Chocolate Espresso Beans and the bottom label listed Dark Chocolate Walnuts. Subsequent investigation indicates that the wrong label was used by Production personnel.

Customers who purchased the above list of products with associated lot are urged to destroy the product and/or return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at (213) 627-6496 Monday – Friday 7:00AM – 4:00PM or 1622 East Olympic Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, 90021

Check the full recall details on fda.gov

Source: FDA
See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User

QuickChek, Howard Boulevard, Mount Arlington, NJ, USA

Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting
QuickChek, Howard Boulevard, Mount Arlington, NJ, USA

April 28, 2021 7:23 AM

Ruffles sour cream and onion chips  Just me about 14 hours after I ate them.  The chips tasted  very funny.  Experation is 29 June 20201 See Less
Reported By Iwaspoisoned.com User