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February 22, 2014

Restaurant report card — Whitfield County

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Zaxby’s,

872 College Drive

Current score: 91

Current grade: A

Previous score: 94

Previous grade: A

Comments: Boiled eggs at 50 degrees. Hold potentially hazardous foods cold at 41 or below.

Curt’s Restaurant, 332 Northgate Drive

Current score: 90

Current grade: A

Previous score: 93

Previous grade: A

Comments: Chlorine was not detected when cloth bucket was tested. Must maintain sanitizer level at 100 ppm chlorine in cloth buckets. Test level regularly. Two containers (ham, bologna), were past use-by dates. Check dates daily and discard food at the end of its seventh day. Day one is day food was made or opened.

La Michoacana Restaurant, 307 Smith Industrial Blvd. Suite A-1

Current score: 90

Current grade: A

Previous score: 96

Previous grade: A

Comments: Hand soap and paper towels are not available in restroom. Must supply all hand sinks with hand soap and paper towels. Chemical bottle was observed with nozzle at level with a utensil, making it easy to accidentally contaminate utensil. Keep all chemicals away from food contact surfaces. Fix leaking toilet.

Loncheria Los

Compadres,

420 Fields Ave.

Current score: 90

Current grade: A

Previous score: 87

Previous grade: B

Comments: Container of cheese and cooked chicken in bag were not date marked. Date mark all food that will be stores for more than 24 hours. Seven-day maximum, day one being cook/open day. Lettuce was stored in container with water. Food must not be stored in direct contact with water. Remove buildup and debris from gasket and prep cooler in general.

McDonald’s, 1523 W. Walnut Ave.

Current score: 90

Current grade: A

Previous score: 84

Previous grade: B

Comments: Observed food particles left on containers that had been washed. Thoroughly clean debris off of food contact surfaces. Glass cleaner in bottle marked as degreaser. Put correct chemical in chemical bottle.

Northwest Georgia Trade and Convention Center, 2211 Dug Gap Battle Road

Current score: 90

Current grade: A

Previous score: 85

Previous grade: B

Comments: Observed buildup on dicer. Wash/rise/sanitize all food contact items. Observed food employee without proper hair restraints. Hair restraints are required. Use food grade containers for direct food contact. Repaint walls by dish machine. Drop ceiling required in food storage.

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