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April 5, 2014

Restaurant report card — Whitfield County

Whitfield County Environmental Health conducts inspections of restaurants. The inspectors may require a re-inspection. Restaurants are required by law to post their most recent inspection permit.

The Daily Citizen lists areas where the establishments are out of compliance with the regulations. Recent restaurant scores for all six counties within the North Georgia Health District are available at www.nghd.org

Dalton Falls Golf, 2817 Airport Road

Current score: 100

Current grade: A

Previous score: 100

Previous grade: A

Comments: None.

Big John’s Express, 1806 S. Dixie Highway, Suite A

Current score: 95

Current grade: A

Previous score: 91

Previous grade: A

Comments: No sanitizer in cloth bucket. Maintain 100-200 ppm. Corrected on site. Service Ansul.

Teriyaki Bistro, 2113 E. Walnut Ave.

Current score: 93

Current grade: A

Previous score: 96

Previous grade: A

Comments: Unapproved insecticide in establishment. Use only those products approved for use in commercial food service. Several bent cans on shelf with good ones. Segregate bent cans from good. Service Ansul System.

Carmike Cinemas 12, 875 Walnut Square Blvd.

Current score: 92

Current grade: A

Previous score: 98

Previous grade: A

Comments: Observed employee chewing gum. Food handlers are not permitted to chew gum while handling open food products. Observed improperly labeled cleaning chemical bottle. Label all chemicals with correct name of chemical inside. Discarded. Corrected on site.

McDonald’s at Walmart, 2545 E. Walnut Ave.

Current score: 92

Current grade: A

Previous score: 89

Previous grade: B

Comments: Observed employee without a hair restraint. All food handlers must wear hair restraints, including managers. Observed wiping cloths on counter tops. Submerge cloths in sanitizer when not in hand. Replace torn cooler gaskets. Floor drain was stopped up. Drink line was submerged. Cut off line so it cannot be submerged in backup. Do not pour grease down drains. Use hot water in drains.

Zone Skate Center, 611 Sheridan Ave.

Current score: 92

Current grade: A

Previous score: 96

Previous grade: A

Comments: Unapproved insecticides in establishment. Use only those insecticides approved for use in commercial food services. No hot water in back work area. Hot water is required when in operation. Front door glass must be replaced.

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