Hometown Buffet Food Poisoning
Self-serve buffets can cause food poisoning. The most commonly reported symptoms of HomeTown Buffet food poisoning are diarrhea and vomiting. Major causes of foodborne illness when dining at a buffet are bacteria contamination from a lack of diligent hygiene and proper temperature control of food.
“Me, my 3 year old son, and my 1 1/2 year old daughter believe we had gotten food poisoning from the macaroni and cheese or dirty utensils. Our visit took place on Saturday the 22nd of Feburary. Much of the food was mishandled and at dangerous temperatures. The cups were... disgusting. We had notified a worker of these nasty cups. ”
“Date Closed: 2019-10-29
Reason for Closure: Vermin Infestation
Source: Los Angeles County Environmental Health Department. ”
“I ate at around 5:00 p.m. and as soon as I got home I had to rush in the house and run to the bathroom. My body aches and I have had constant diarrhea sense. I felt perfectly fine all day prior to eating there. ”
“My whole family got sick. 4 of us have been throwing up and have diarrhea really bad. No one was sick before ... 4 of us ”
“I'll never go back to the store I eat it on the open Buffet like after one day like I got sick and my mom got sick and my baby sick because like that store we just want to report it ”
“My Mother at there on Wednesday afternoon 10/31/18. My Dad only a tummy ache; my mother severe vomiting...
2.9 hrs symptoms began severe stomach pain and nausea followed by severe vomiting ”
“The food was ok but the chicken was undercooked for sure. I didnt notice right away so Im guessing thats what got me sick. Very unpleasant. ”