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December 23, 2012

Restaurant report card — Whitfield County

Whitfield County Environmental Health conducts inspections of restaurants every three months. 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.

Brookwood School, 501 Central Ave.

Current score: 100

Current grade: A

Previous score: 98

Previous grade: A

Comments: None.

Antioch Elementary School, 1819 Riverbend Road

Current score: 98

Current grade: A

Previous score: 98

Previous grade: A

Comments: Washer/dryer is required to be out of/separate from kitchen/food handling areas.

Roan School,

1116 Roan St.

  Current score: 98

Current grade: A

Previous score: 99

Previous grade: A

Comments: Repair damage to wall and paint on hood.

Piccola Pizzeria, 816 Walnut Square Blvd, Unit 58

Current score: 94

Current grade: A

Previous score: 82

Previous grade: B

Comments: Sanitizer strength too strong in cloth bucket. Maintain 100 ppm. Store scoops with handles up out of food. Clean wall behind ice machine.

Dat’z A Wrap, 816 Walnut Square Blvd., Suite 37

Current score: 90

Current grade: A

Previous score: 94

Previous grade: A

Comments: Swiss cheese at 57 degrees, pepper jack at 55 degrees, butter at 52 degrees. Hold potentially hazardous food at 41 degrees or lower. Clean pipes under sink. Clean fan.

Papa John’s Pizza, 100 Walnut Ave., Suite 2

Current score: 90

Current grade: A

Previous score: 90

Previous grade: A

Comments: Found drink (without lid) in walk-in cooler on top of box of food. No paper towels in male or female bathrooms. Paper towels are required where handles are used/present. Employee restroom door is not self-closing and no covered waste paper basket. Fan also needed cleaning. Need to place “buttons” in both walk-in coolers. Seal gaps under doors to close openings where bugs can enter.

Dawnville Drive-In, 1359 Dawnville Road

Current score: 87

Current grade: B

Previous score: N/A

Previous grade: N/A

Comments: Two employee drinks in bottles in reach-in. All drinks must be in single-service cup with lid and straw. Date all foods with open/prep date and use-by date. Test strips required.

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