Steak 'n Shake in Coral Springs not allowed to reopen due to leaking roof

Restaurant originally ordered shut Friday

By Jeff Weinsier - Investigative Reporter

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. - State Inspectors have not allowed a Steak 'n Shake restaurant in Coral Springs to reopen.

The restaurant is located at 4120 North State Road 7, north of Sample Road.

Records show that an inspector was back at the restaurant Tuesday to re-inspect, but issues related to a leaking roof remain.

The Steak 'n Shake was ordered shut on Friday. The same restaurant was shut back in June for roof leaks, as well.

Inspectors have been to the Steak n' Shake 13 times in 2017.

Below are the violations found on Tuesday:

"From inspection on 2017-08-25: Basic - Floor area(s) covered with standing water. Observed in front of the dish machine. Water is leaking from ceiling in dishwashing area. Water is leaking from wall baseboard behind walk in freezer and bag in box soda, standing water on floor is observed in this area. **Repeat Violation** **Warning** - From follow-up inspection on 2017-08-26: **Time Extended** - From follow-up inspection on 2017-08-29: Observed water is still leaking from the ceiling in the milk shake preparation area to buckets on the floor. **Time Extended**"

"Water leaking from the ceiling. Leaking in ware washing area, in front of dish machine. It is also observed in walkway between milkshake station and ware washing area. It is also leaking into black plastic tray from ceiling in corner of kitchen near Ice-cream freezer. Water is leaking from wall baseboard behind walk in freezer and bag in box soda. Also observed water from screw in ceiling in walk in cooler leaking onto sheet pans and precooked chili, about 10lbs. Containers of chili are standing in splash water and Saran Wrap covering them have pooled water on top. Water is also leaking from the light in walk in cooler. Water is also shooting up from metal baseboard on floor at walk in cooler whenever stepped on and water is settled here as well. **Repeat Violation** **Warning** - From follow-up inspection on 2017-08-26: **Time Extended** - From follow-up inspection on 2017-08-29: Observed water still leaking from the ceiling in that milk shake preparation area. Observed buckets on the floor in this area to catch the dripping water. **Time Extended**"

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