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Kitchen inspections for Aug. 14-16
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The following are among the food service establishments inspected from Aug. 14-16 by the Hall County Environmental Health Department. Food service establishments are given a letter grade that coincides with a percentile: “A” (90-100), “B” (80-89), “C” (70-79), “U” 69 and below.

Inspections (frequency of) a food service establishment are conducted based on risk categorization. The risk type is determined by the menu items served, the food preparation processed performed, and the previous food safety history in the food service establishment.
A new food service establishment that has never served food must score 100 (A) to receive a food service permit to operate. When a restaurant changes ownership, a new food service permit must be issued.

To be issued a food service permit for a change of ownership, the establishment must score a 95 (A) or above with all Foodborne Illness Risk factors and Public Health Interventions in compliance. Permits must be posted in public view at all times. Food service establishments with drive-thru windows will also be required to have the top one-third of a copy of the most current inspection report visible through each window allowing customers to easily read the score, date of inspection and establishment information, in addition to the copy posted inside the establishment.

Copies of the rules are available at the Hall County Environmental health Office. The rules and regulations are also available online. To register a complaint against a food service establishment, contact the Hall County Environmental Health Department at 770-531-3973.

Aug. 14

Happy China
2458 Limestone Parkway Suite D, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: McDuffie

Wild Wing Cafe
311 Jesse Jewell Parkway, Gainesville
Score: 98, Grade: A
Most sinks still need to be resealed to walls to prevent water running behind. Gaskets on sandwich makeline cooler damaged. Cutting boards still need top be replaced or resurfaced. Warewasher has accumulations inside and out.
Inspector: McDuffie

Bucket O’ Shrimp
272 Dawsonville Highway Suite A, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Wentworth

Patty’s Monarca’s
150 Pearl Nix Parkway Suite G1, Gainesville
Score: 91, Grade: A
Ga. law required a CFSM (certified food safety manager) to be on staff by Dec. 1, 2009. Inspection report from previous inspection not posted. Sanitizer test strips not available for testing concentration of chlorine sanitizer.
Inspector: Finch

Yonah Burger
1191 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville
Score: 96, Grade: A
Sanitizer concentration at three-compartment sink and sanitizer bucket over 200 ppm and not safe level.
Inspector: Finch

Aug. 15

Comfort Suites
1755 Browns Bridge Road, Gainesville
Score: 71, Grade: C
No CFSM. No paper towels at hand sink in kitchen (only hand sink). Several utensils (ladles, scoops, etc.) with food residue; dishes not being sanitized when cleaned. Chemical bottles without labels. Pancakes left thawing on counter. Dirty dishes being stored and washed in prep sink.
Inspector: Donna Black

Great American Grill
1735 Browns Bridge Road, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Black

Brad’s Grill
528 Bradford St. SW, Gainesville
Score: 97, Grade: A
Food employee not wearing a hair restraint while preparing food.
Inspector: Finch

Longhorn Steakhouse No. 5054
1709 Browns Bridge Road, Gainesville
Score: 99, Grade: A
Floors in kitchen, behind equipment, and in bar area need to be cleaned regularly to prevent buildup of food, grease, dirt all the way to the floor/wall juncture. Mop sink has some missing tiles that should be repaired to prevent accumulation of water, etc. Area near serving cooler has grout worn down.
Inspector: Finch

Aug. 16

Ninja Steakhouse
5753 Old Winder Highway, Braselton
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Finch

University Yacht Club
6649 Yacht Club Road, Flowery Branch
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Finch

Firehouse Subs
333 Shallowford Road Suite D, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: McDuffie

Asia Cafe
2888 Browns Bridge Road Suite G1, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: McDuffie

Captain D’s
410 Pearl Nix Parkway, Gainesville
Score: 96, Grade: A
A few gaskets still need to be replaced to provide smooth, durable, and easily cleanable surfaces. Gaskets have grease, food debris, mold and mildew. Edge of floor in most cook areas has a space between where the floor should meet the wall; this gap has lost its grout.
Inspector: McDuffie

Sweet Butts BBQ
1855 Calvary Church Road, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Wentworth

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