Shake Shack Food Poisoning
It is possible to get food poisoning from Shake Shack. Diarrhea and nausea are the most commonly reported symptoms and salmonella is the most commonly reported diagnosis. A NYC Shake Shack had a record number of sick reports in 2016 according to 311 complaint records, more than any other eatery in the city.
“My friend and I ordered Milkshakes from here and they tasted a bit off. We drank them, and not even 3 hours later we started to feel hot flashes and our stomachs hurt. We then had diarrhea and started to feel nauseous. On too of it, we had stomach cramps. ”
“My friend and I ordered two drinks from there and we both got sick 3 hours later. We first started to get hot flashes , cramps , then we had the runs. ”
“Everytime I had a vowel movement, from my stomach up developed really bad body cramps and I had a very bad upset stomach. No loose or liquid diarrhea but it hurt so much that I didn’t want to use the bathroom anymore ”
“Me and my boyfriend got food there, but then some hours later we both had really bad symptoms, diarrhea, nausea, and pain. ”
“I ate a single burger, French fries and ketchup on Friday March 6 2020 at 12pm. I started feeling nauseous around 6:30pm the same day. By 7:30 I was violently vomiting and had water diarrhea. Between the hours of 7:30pm and 5am the following morning I had diarrhea 6 times... and vomited 7 times. Both were uncontrollable and violent. ”
“Started with bad heartburn. Intense vomiting approximately 20 times at night, fever of 103, weakness dizziness ”
“Report date: Feb 20, 2020
47. Food & non-food contact surfaces cleanable, properly designed, constructed & used
- comments: some reach in coolers door rubber gaskets ripped. Instructed manager must replace or repair damaged cooler door gaskets.
58. Allergen training as required
- comments: observed missing food allergen training certificates.... Instructed all city of chicago certified food managers must have food allergen training certificates on premises.
Source: chicago.gov ”