Restaurant gets critical violation for heavily dented food cans

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - In this edition of the Restaurant Report, a restaurant got a critical violation for having three dented food cans. Why is that a critical violation? If a dent is near a seam or causes a hole, air can get in and allow bacteria to grow on the food.

The restaurant was Great Wall, 3086 Stony Point Road in Richmond. One of it's five critical violations on its inspection was that three food cans were heavily dented in the storage area. The report says Great Wall immediately got rid of them and corrected other violations on the spot.

Moving to Breakers Sports Grille at 101 Wadsworth Drive in Chesterfield. It had 6 critical violations, plus the inspector wrote there was pink mold in the ice machine. The report says violations were corrected during the inspection and staff arranged to have the ice machine professionally cleaned.

And finally, Roda Japan House at 1080 Virginia Center Parkway in Henrico had 4 critical violations, including that knives and cleavers were not clean. The inspector noted that they were cleaned right away and other violations were fixed.

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