Oneida County food service inspections


Oneida County Health Department inspectors conduct unannounced and periodic checks of food service establishments to determine if they comply with the state codes, rules and regulations. Here are health department ratings after recent inspections:


Restaurant conditions were found unsatisfactory.


The following restaurants were previously found unsatisfactory. A reinspection was recently completed.


The following establishments were in substantial compliance with sanitary code. However, some violations were noted.

DUNKIN’ DONUTS, 7995 St. Rte. 12, Barneveld, Jan. 2. Cooler shelf had sauce and grime on it. Floors near baking oven and hand wash sink have crumbs and grit in the corners.

SHERI’S EASTSIDE DINER, 2199 Bleecker St., Utica, Jan. 4. Crumbs found in shelves and open cooler in kitchen. walk-in cooler floor was rusty.

BOONVILLE ELKS LODGE #2158, 13054 St. Rte. 12, Boonville, Jan. 9. Cases of water, soda and beer stored on floor. Kitchen cooler lacked a thermometer. Crumbs found in cooler and kitchen floor.

8 FRESH, 8 College St., Clinton, Jan. 9. Cooked corn, taco cheese stored above minimum 45 degrees, corrected. Prep cooler and back storage coolers needed thermometers.

KILLABREW SALOON, 10 Clinton Road, New Hartford, Jan. 9. Kitchen floor missing tiles.

VFW REMSEN MEMORIAL POST 982, 10526 Steuben St., Remsen, Jan. 11. Water cases found stored on floor.

CHEN FORTUNE COOKIE, 4456 Suite C Commercial Drive, New Hartford, Jan. 16. Broccoli bucket, raw beef and Pepsi improperly stored. Unfinished plywood used as shelving. Glass doors and sides of small cooler dirty with grease and crumbs. Metal lid on prep cooler dirty with grease. Kitchen floor is dirty with grease and grime near stoves, grill, fryers,coolers and shelves.

DENNY’S RESTAURANT, 8548 Seneca Tpk. New Hartford, Jan. 17. Kitchen floor dirty with grease and food.

CORE LIFE EATERY, 4517 Commercial Drive, New Hartford, Jan. 17. Blue cheese and white cheddar cheese near sale prep cooler stored at unsafe temperatures, corrected. Wire rack in dishes area covered in food debris.

THE VILLAGE DINER, 8210 St. Rte. 12, Barneveld, Jan. 18. Cooked bacon improperly stored, corrected. Green beans, vanilla icing and Texas Toast squares stored on floor, corrected. Meatloaf uncovered, corrected.

HOTEL MOORE, 113 Mappa Ave., Barneveld, Jan. 18. Grime built-up under three-bay sink, kitchen was cluttered.

LUKIN’S BRICKOVEN PIZZA & LOUNGE, 640 Varick St., Jan. 22. Pot of meatballs and sauce was kept at 116 degrees for 30 minutes, below minimum temperature of 165 degrees. Corrected. Employee drink found near food prep area, corrected. Food workers needed proper hair restraints.

NAIL CREEK PUB & BREWERY, 720 Varick St., Utica, Jan. 22. Chicken breasts held below minimum 140 degrees, corrected. Hot holding equipment is not in use. Valid permit not posted.

SUBWAY, 184 N. Genesee St., Utica, Jan. 25. Crumbs found inside sandwich prep cooler. Walk-in cooler shelf had crumbs and rust. Dry goods shelf had crumbs.

JRECK SUBS, 54 Main St., Camden, Jan. 25. Hose found in sink bay, corrected. Store operated without a valid permit.

LA ROMA’S OF CAMDEN, 3 Harden Blvd., Camden, Jan. 25. Food found stored on cooler floor, corrected.

O’SCUGNIZZO’S NORTH UTICA, 50 Auert Ave., Utica, Jan. 29. Frozen steaks found thawing on counter. Wet wipe cloth not stored in sanitizing solution. Floor under fryer was dirty.

No violations 

CAFE DEL BUONO, 4609 Commercial Drive, New Hartford, Jan. 2.

RED LOBSTER, 4573 Commercial Drive, New Hartford, Jan. 2.

HAMPTON INN, 201 Woods Park Drive, Clinton, Jan. 8.

THE BEER HUB, 2643 Genesee St., Utica, Jan. 9.

FRIENDLY’S ICE CREAM, 1700 Burrstone Road, Jan. 9.

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS, 23 Wells Ave., Utica, Jan. 11.

RASPBERRIES CAFE & CREAMERY, 4784 Commercial Drive, New Hartford, Jan. 11.

CHIPOTLE MEXICAN GRILL, 4815 Commercial Drive, New Hartford, Jan. 11.

SUBWAY, 8455 Seneca Tpk., New Hartford, Jan. 11.

PANERA BREAD, 4821 Commercial Drive, New Hartford, Jan. 11.

DIPPIN’ DONUTS, 8483 Seneca Tpk., New Hartford, Jan. 12.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 1376, 8616 Clinton St., New Hartford, Jan. 12.

GRANDE’S PIZZERIA, 5211 St. Rte. 233, Westmoreland, Jan. 12.

KNUCKLEHEADS BREWHOUSE, East Main St., Westmoreland, Jan. 12.

TOWNE PLACE SUITES, 4760 Middle Settlement Road, Whitesboro, Jan. 16.

HOMEWOOD SUITES, 185 Woods Park Drive, Clinton, Jan. 17.


BEST CHINESE FOOD PIZZA & PASTA, 233 E. Dominick St., Jan. 17.

ADULT RECOVERY SERVICES, 195-199 W. Dominick St., Jan. 17.

BURGER KING, 106 S. Madison St., Jan. 17.

MARCO’S PIZZA, 510 N. James St., Jan. 17.

SAIGON HOUSE, 8469 Seneca Tpk., New Hartford, Jan. 17.

ROLY POLY, 8457 Seneca Tpk., New Hartford, Jan. 17.

THE GREENHOUSE BREW, 552 Sherrill Road, Sherrill, Jan. 18.

EAST SUSHI SHERRILL, 610 Sherrill Road, Sherrill, Jan. 18.

TASTE OF CHINA SHERRILL, 618 Sherrill Road, Sherrill, Jan. 18.

OHM BOCES CULINARY ARTS, 4747 Middle Settlement Road, New Hartford, Jan. 25.


OCEAN BLUE RESTAURANT, 520 Seneca St., Utica, Jan. 26.

CAPE & CUP CAFE, 9542 Main St., Holland Patent, Jan. 26.

16 STONE, 9542 Main St., Holland Patent, Jan. 26.

ISLAND BREEZE RESTAURANT, 517 Mandeville St., Utica, Jan. 26.

GRIFFIN’S SHOTZ CLUB, 226 Genesee St., Jan. 29.

DOMINO’S PIZZA, 2427 Chenango Road, Utica, Jan. 29.

NEW HARTFORD SCHOOL AGE CHILD CARE, 25 Oxford, Road, New Hartford, Jan. 30.


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