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Presidente Supermarket featured in ‘Dirty Dining’ allowed to reopen after roach issue

Presidente Supermarket in Kendall.
Presidente Supermarket in Kendall. (Google Maps)

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – UPDATE: A Presidente Supermarket located on Miller Drive in the Kendall Area of Southwest Miami-Dade has been allowed to reopen its kitchen and receiving area after being shuttered for roach issues.

Click here to view the latest inspection report.

Presidente had been shut down after a follow-up inspection on Oct. 2 again found a roach issue.

Click here to view the inspection report.

The original inspection was on Sept. 16.

Click here to view the inspection report.

The inspector had issued a “stop use” order on ovens and fryers, as well.

Staff was warned in September that the receiving area would be shut if the roach issue continued.

*** PRESIDENTE SUPERMARKET

14778 SE 56TH STREET

MIAMI

RE-INSPECTION DATE OCTOBER 1ST

“RECEIVING AREAS OF THE ESTABLISHMENT AND THE ESTABLISHMENT WILL NO LONGER BE ALLOWED TO RECEIVE ADDITIONAL FOOD ITEMS, A STOP-USE ORDER OF ALL PROCESSING EQUIPMENT (IF APPLICABLE) WILL BE ISSUED AND A STOP-SALE ORDER OF ALL EXPOSED FOOD ITEMS (IF APPLICABLE) WILL BE ISSUED UNTIL THE INFESTATION IS ERADICATED. A COPY OF THE PEST CONTROL PLAN CHECKLIST HAS BEEN PROVIDED TO THE ESTABLISHMENT.”

“EMPLOYEES WERE UNABLE TO ANSWER QUESTIONS THAT RELATE TO FOODBORNE DISEASE, SYMPTOMS, AND REPORTING RESPONSIBILITIES.”

“KITCHEN PROCESSING- LIVE ROACHES FOUND CRAWLING ON WALL ACROSS FROM COLD UNIT STATION AND ON FLOOR NEAR THE PORK SHOULDER RE-PACKING AREA.”

“A STOP USE ORDER IS IN EFFECT FOR THE KITCHEN, KITCHEN PROCESSING AREA, ALL OPEN FOOD PROCESSING/HANDLING IN THESE AREAS, AND ALL FOOD RELATED EQUIPMENT IN THESE AREAS. THESE AREAS AND EQUIPMENT CANNOT BE USED UNTIL RELEASED BY AN INSPECTOR.”


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