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March 30, 2013

Restaurant report card — Whitfield County

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FamGablam, 407 Sheridan Ave.

Current score: 92

Current grade: A

Previous score: 99

Previous grade: A

Comments: Several potentially hazardous foods in walk-in are out of date. Food may be used for seven days starting with prep date. Food must be discarded when out of date. Smoking area must be physically separate from other areas (wall, door, ventilation). Wet stacking. Air dry glasses before stacking. Hot handles stripped out at three-compartment sink. Hot handles leak at bar sink.

Little Caesar’s Pizza, 1267 Glenwood Ave.

Current score: 92

Current grade: A

Previous score: 91

Previous grade: A

Comments: Employee restroom did not provide paper towels. Paper towels must be provided when door has handle that must be used to open/close the door. Sanitizer strength in buckets was too low. Maintain strength at QAC 200 ppm for bucket, 100 ppm for sink.

Mo Mo Ya Restaurant, 1277 N. Glenwood Ave.

Current score: 92

Current grade: A

Previous score: 83

Previous grade: B

Comments: Wiping cloths and sanitizing sink did not have appropriate sanitizer strength; it was too low. Sanitizing water in buckets and sink was immediately brought into compliance. Regularly check sanitizer strength to ensure proper levels. Chlorine at 50 ppm for sink, 100 ppm for cloth buckets. Corrected on-site. A cloth, clean to sight, was used to cover shrimp sandwiches. Cloth was removed and food covered with food wrap. Do not use cloth to cover food because cloths may become moist and harbor bacteria that may contaminate food. Corrected on-site.

Royal Oaks, 1220 Broadrick Drive

Current score: 92

Current grade: A

Previous score: 97

Previous grade: A

Comments: Numerous bent cans were observed among the unbent cans. Separate all damaged cans from those not damaged. A box of vegetable egg rolls was observed on the walk-in freezer floor. A bag of ice was also observed on the floor. Maintain all food items at least six inches above the floor. Permit and inspection were kept hanging in reach-in cooler inside the kitchen. Those documents should be placed out for public view.

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