WESLACO, Texas (ValleyCentral) — On this version of Meals 4 Thought, the Meals Patrol is making tears of pleasure at a family-first Pho home.
We’re additionally asking why a preferred burger spot has greater than 25 violation factors, together with bare-hand contact with meals.
Right here’s what’s que rico! and what’s que asco!
The Meals Patrol is stunning the Le household with a Prime Performer sticker.
We simply missed the lunch rush at Le Pho Home positioned at 1400 N. Westgate Dr. in Weslaco.
Whereas most kitchen employees would wish to hold us out, the house owners of Le Pho Home invited us into the again of their kitchen the place the magic occurs.
Pam is proud to point out off the massive pots cooking the good things. The restaurant is a love letter to her village in Vietnam.
The mural on the wall is a reminder of how far she’s come chasing the American dream.
“I cook dinner every single day with my coronary heart, 7 days every week,” Pam tells the Meals Patrol.
Pho and household go hand in hand.
We current them with a Prime Performer sticker to let folks know they’re the perfect of the perfect. The pho-nominal emotions and a sticker make this Prime Performer further particular.
That’s que rico!
But it surely’s que asco! time.
The Meals Patrol is staying in Weslaco and heading to Ranch Home Burgers positioned at 1015 S. Worldwide Blvd.
They’ve 26 violations from their June 8 inspection: Off temperature meals, bare-hand contact with meals, not defending meals from surroundings, and cross-contamination.
The checklist continues with lacking labels on meals containers and thermometers not working.
Strolling in, you possibly can see eaten meals the place it shouldn’t be.
Alec Barrera was there with the inspector and is the supervisor on responsibility after we confirmed up. He says the restaurant is within the means of renovations.
Renovations or not, we requested in regards to the cleansing chemical compounds close to meals and the bowl of meals out of the eating space.
Barrera provides the inspector gave the restaurant 30 days to appropriate its violations however they by no means got here again.
The Meals Patrol wasn’t cleared to see the corrections however Barrera did ship photographs after we left, which is an efficient signal.
We hope to return at some point and provides them a Prime Performer sticker in the event that they hold it clear.
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