Jacksonville, FLA. - Pablo's Mexican Restaurant Grill & Cantina is located on North Second Street in Fernandina Beach.
This week the state health inspector found 28 violations at the restaurant. Six of the violations were high priority meaning they could make you sick.
Here are some of the problems we found documented in the state report:Raw fish held at the wrong temperature - Ice was immediately placed on it to cool it down.Equipment and utensils were not properly sanitized
Small flying insects were found in the food prep area
Owner Fernando Madrigal says, "I am fixing all the problems. I've been in business for six years and unfortunately we had those problems this week. I want to do all I can to make sure our customers come and eat and don't get food poisoning and that everything is right. The most important thing to me is the customer - they are my priority. The pest control people will be here tomorrow."Fat Jack's BBQ Baker County in Macclenny and The Sheik on Phillips highway in Jacksonville
rounded out the top of the list for the restaurants with the most number of critical violations.
Congratulations to the following restaurants for having ZERO health violations. They get our clean plate award of the week!
Da Munchies - Jacksonville
Mr. P's Concession - Jacksonville
The Conch Shell - Jacksonville
Peter Sausages & Hot Dogs - Jacksonville
French Fry Heaven - Jacksonville
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