Ootoya, West 18th Street, New York, NY, USA
Location: Ootoya, West 18th Street, New York, NY, USA
Report Type: Temporary Closure - related to food safety
Closure Date: Mar 30
Details: Re-closed on follow up inspection. Violation points: 53 Sanitary Violations 1) Cold food item held above 41º F (smoked Fish and reduced oxygen packaged foods above 38 ºF) except during necessary preparation. 2) Evidence of mice or live mice present in facility's food and/or non-food areas. 3) Filth flies or food/refuse/sewage-associated (FRSA) flies present in facility’s food and/or non-food areas. Filth flies include house flies, little house flies, blow flies, bottle flies and flesh flies. Food/refuse/sewage-associated flies include Fruit flies, drain flies and Phorid flies. 4) Food not protected from potential source of contamination during storage, preparation, transportation, display or service. 5) Food contact surface not properly washed, rinsed and sanitized after each use and following any activity when contamination may have occurred. 6) Facility not vermin proof. Harborage or conditions conducive to attracting vermin to the premises and/or allowing vermin to exist.