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November 4, 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.

RossWoods Adult Day Services, 1402 Walston Ave.

Current score: 100

Current grade: A

Previous score: 99

Previous grade: A

Comments: None.

John’s Bar-B-Que, 411 N. Glenwood Ave.

Current score: 98

Current grade: A

Previous score: 95

Previous grade: A

Comments: Clean ceiling tiles. Need more lighting in storage.

Chelsea’s on Thornton, 501 S. Thornton Ave.

Current score: 98

Current grade: A

Previous score: 95

Previous grade: A

Comments: The bathtub that is being used as a mop sink should be cleaned to remove dirt buildup. Repair light in dry storage area.

Dalton State College, 213 College Drive

Current score: 97

Current grade: A

Previous score: 96

Previous grade: A

Comments: Maintain 200 ppm quat in wiping cloth solution. Submerge cloths in solution when not in hand.

Royal Oaks, 1220 Broadrick Drive

Current score: 97

Current grade: A

Previous score: 87

Previous grade: B

Comments: Open bags of dried goods must be paced in a sealed container. Time used for butter and cold items on the bar. Food items not on steam table at time of inspection.

Morningside, 2470 Dug Gap Road

Current score: 96

Current grade: A

Previous score: 93

Previous grade: A

Comments: Discard out-of-date foods.

Hardee’s, 900 S. Thornton Ave.

Current score: 95

Current grade: A

Previous score: 94

Previous grade: A

Comments: Hair restraints required on all food/dish handlers. Dip well spout must be at least 1 inch above flood rim.

Taco Bell, 2914 E. Walnut Ave.

Current score: 95

Current grade: A

Previous score: 94

Previous grade: A

Comments: No sanitizer found in cloth bucket. Maintain 200 ppm quat. Mildew on ceiling vents in restroom.

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

Current score: 93

Current grade: A

Previous score: 96

Previous grade: A

Comments: Some foods were out of date. Discard out-of-date food. Put use-by date on all potentially hazardous food. Store clean utensils with handles one way. Ceiling in hallways being used as part of food service/storage.

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