Food Inspections: 5/24 - 6/23

These summaries of the Dubois County Health Department’s inspection reports are made public after the restaurants and food stores have had 10 days to respond. Reinspections are at the inspector’s discretion. Violations are corrected on the day of the inspection unless otherwise noted. If you have questions, contact the health department at 812-481-7055.

These reports are from May 24 through June 23.

Food service

American Legion Post 147, 1220 Newton St., Jasper, no violations.

Brick Oven Pizza/Chester Chicken, 1281 Third Ave., Jasper, no violations.

Buffalo Wings and Rings, 1910 Hospitality Drive, Jasper, one noncritical violation: entrance hand-wash sink not reaching 100 degrees F.

Bungalow Bar, 1263 W. 1100S., Ferdinand, no violations.

Butchie’s Western Saloon & Family Restaurant, 5353 E. Main St., Dubois, no violations.

Chuckles/Shell Food Mart #20, 620 W. Sixth St., Jasper, no violations.

Westside Dairy Queen & OJ, 606 W. Sixth St., Jasper, no violations.

Deb’s Truck Stop, 502 W. Highway 64, Birdseye, Jasper, two critical violations: observed prolonged dirt, food, grease and debris in overall kitchen area and equipment, such as grill, stove, fryers, counter shelves and fridges. One noncritical violation: ice machine bin observed to have some buildup.

Domino’s Pizza, 410 U.S. 231, Jasper, no violations.

The Corner Bar & Grill (Garr’s LLC), 4492 N. Fourth St., Dubois, no violations.

Grandy’s #243, 3891 N. Newton St., Jasper, three noncritical violations: buildup of food, grease and dirt debris observed throughout establishment; observed broken tiles near fryers; observed leaking air conditioner in lobby.

Tienda Mora Incorporated, 421 1/2 E. Fourth St., Huntingburg, three critical violations: several items without dates (pastries, beef steaks); deli area has food and dirt debris in multiple area sinks and cutting boards, and deli case has several opened items of employee food being stored by food for sale; double-door freezer has spoiled smell. One noncritical violation: meat slicer has old food buildup.

Hot Hot Lover, 8995 S. 450E, Ferdinand, no violations.

Indulge, 1800 S. 800W, Velpen, no violations.

J.R.’s Bar (Taylor Michaels Inc.), 23 S. Clay St., Jasper, one critical violation: sandwich prep table has temp of 50 degrees F., management will monitor it. Two noncritical violations: no dedicated hand-washing sink in the facility; black standing fan in kitchen observed to have buildup.

Jasper Moose Lodge #1175, 2507 Newton St., Jasper, no violations; mail inspection form.

Jasper Shoney’s, 25 Indiana St., Jasper, two critical violations: observed cold food on food bar at approximately 51 degrees F., observed food uncovered in walk-in cooler. One non-critical violation: multiple broken tiles remain unrepaired in kitchen area near dish washing.

Long John Silver’s #70196, 3960 N. Newotn St., Jasper, one noncritical violation: one drive-through bin observed to be dirty and the booster ovens on the food production line have food buildup.

Mama T’s Italian Eatery, 320 E. Fourth St., Huntingburg, no violations.

McDonald’s #5349 (Jasper South), 450 U.S. 231 S., Jasper, one critical violation: observed excessive accumulation of food and dirt debris throughout the establishment on food and non-food contact surfaces, drink/blending area showed accumulation of food product. Two noncritical violations: ice bin showed buildup of debris, observed large gap in exit door in back of facility.

McDonald’s #575810 (Ferdinand), 25 Industrial Park Road, Ferdinand, two noncritical violations: accumulation of food debris in drive-though drink station area; observed an accumulation of food debris throughout establishment.

Mill House of Jasper Inc., 1340 Mill St., Jasper, no violations.

Monte’s Pizza, 4951 State Road 56, Jasper, no violations.

Oasis Bar and Grill, 935 Main St., Ferdinand, one noncritical violation: observed dirt and dust accumulation on ice machine and drink cooler in bar.

Pizza Hut #316302, 520 S. U.S. 231, Jasper, no violations.

Ron’s Place, 504 N. Van Buren St., Huntingburg, one noncritical violation: hand-washing sink plumbing is not working and employees are using three-compartment sink to wash hands.

Schnitz Brewery & Pub, 2031 Newton St., Suite A, Jasper, no violations.

Snaps, 1115 Main St., Jasper, no violations.

Spud Country Market, LLC, 4172 W. 180N, Jasper, no violations.

St. Benedict’s Brew Works, 860 E. 10th St., Ferdinand, no violations.

Sternberg 24-N-More, 1781 U.S. 231 S., Jasper, two critical violations: observed multiple food and food contact items stored directly on the floor; pickles and onions observed at 60 degrees F. One noncritical: food and grease buildup on nonfood contact surfaces, cooking area, microwave hoods and cappuccino machine.

Subway #10492 (Ferdinand), 75 Industrial Park Suite A, Ferdinand, two critical violations: hand-washing sinks contained food items, sanitizer solution registering under 100 PPM. One noncritical violation: accumulation of dirt and food debris observed throughout establishment on nonfood contact surfaces.

Subway #2776-Sharma Inc. (26th Street), 2506 Newton St., Jasper, two noncritical violations: water standing on bottom of cooler on southeast corner contributing to water contamination; observed excessive buildup on drink nozzles in customer area.

Taco Bell #3001034 (Jasper), 3592 Newton St., Jasper, two critical violations: food preparation lines observed to have prolonged food and dirt buildup; kitchen area floors have severe food, dirt and debris buildup as well as the refrigeration units on the prep line. Three noncritical violations: both soda machines have severe buildup around nozzles; lobby soda machine observed to be leaking; several tiles missing from wall near dish sink, also some tiles starting break apart around floor drain in front of fryers.

Miranda’s Restaurant, 1338 Newton St., Jasper, one noncritical violation: multiple food items do not have labels throughout the establishment.

Wendy’s #274, 1209 N. Main St., Huntingburg, no violations.

Wendy’s #384, 3565 Newton St., Jasper, two noncritical violations: three-compartment sink observed being used incorrectly; observed food debris buildup throughout establishment.

Young Men’s Institute Council #497, 421 N. Van Buren St., Huntingburg, no violations.

Red House, 1100 N. Main St., Huntingburg, no violations.

Food stores

Barnyard Bar-B-Que Catering LLC, 6720 W. 450N, Jasper, no violations.

Bread & Butter Inc., 617 Main St., Jasper, OK to operate.

Casey’s General Store #3504, 2245 Main St., Ferdinand, no violations.

Circle “A” Food Mart #107, 6661 E. St. Mary St., Celestine, no violations.

Circle “S” Mart #33, 850 Main St., Ferdinand, one noncritical violation: buildup on nozzles of drink machine.

Clifford Biers Home, 140 E. 37th St., Jasper, no violations.

Eastown Recreation Center Inc., 1370 Crossroads Ave., Jasper, no violations.

Holiday Foods #5, 847 Third Ave., Jasper, no violations.

Huck’s #339, 601 N. Main St., Huntingburg, one critical violation: all refrigeration units in kitchen area seen to have dirt, food and debris buildup on floors, shelves and doors; all other violations from April 9 inspection corrected.

Jasper Gift Basket & Popcorn Co., 1524 Newton St., Jasper, no violations.

Kalb’s Crossroads Service, 5130 E. Highway 56, Dubois, no violations.

Krodel Vending, 1250 Wernsing Road, Jasper, no violations.

Merkley and Sons Inc., 3994 W. 180N, Jasper, no violations.

Midwest Cafe & Market, 1102 Newton St., Jasper, one noncritical violation: scoops without handles being stored directly in food product in prep table.

Mike’s BBQ, 480 Third Ave., Jasper, OK to operate.

Sander Processing, 6614 E. State Road 164, Celestine, no violations.

Schnitzelbank Catering, 409 Third Ave., Jasper, one noncritical violation: food contact items found being stored on the floor.

Schwan’s Home Service Inc., 2436 E. National Highway, Washington, no violations.


Jasper Municipal Swimming Pool (concessions), 1405 Bartley St., Jasper, OK to operate.


Huntingburg Elementary School, 501 W. Sunset Drive, Huntingburg, no violations; summer food program.

Jasper Christian Academy, 231 Hillside Drive, Jasper, no violations.

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