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Kitchen Inspections: June 3-10
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The following are among the food service establishments inspected from June 3-10 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 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. 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 at

To register a complaint against a food service establishment, contact the Hall County Environmental Health Department at 770-531-3973.


Domino’s Pizza No. 4101

4012 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood

Score: 97, Grade: A


Re-Cess Southern Gastro Pub

118 Bradford St., Gainesville

Score: 65, Grade: U

Soap dispensers empty or no soap available, and paper towel dispenser empty or no hand drying provisions available at front bar, side bar and side kitchen hand sinks. Raw shell eggs stored beside fresh bell peppers in cooler. Raw cuts of meat co-mingled against each other in walk-in cooler. Accumulation of slime residue along baffle and interior sides/components of ice machine in side server station. Rodent droppings observed in hallway dry storage area, front bar, and side server station.


Subway No. 39661

3875 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood

Score: 100, Grade: A



Brandon’s Cafe And Catering

2052 Candler Road, Gainesville

Score: 91, Grade: A


Mama Ruth’s Kitchen

804 Atlanta Highway, Gainesville

Score: 99, Grade: A


Pizza Hut No. 025860

1501 Browns Bridge Road Gainesville

Score: 100, Grade: A


Si Fu Ginger

4009 Winder Highway, Flowery Branch

Score: 97, Grade: A



3630 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville

Score: 96, Grade: A


Taqueria Silao

1710 Atlanta Highway, Gainesville

Score: 100, Grade: A


Weezie’s Kitchen

4147 Cleveland Highway, Gainesville

Score: 100, Grade: A



Chef Wang II Chinese Restaurant

4995 E Friendship Road, Buford

Score: 91, Grade: A

Food stored uncovered in 3-door unit near grill and in sandwich unit. Observed containers with food (fried wontons, broccoli, sugar, salt) that had heavy buildup of food residue and scoops also had food residue buildup. Observed grease build up on sides of fryer/stove, under stove, and on walls behind stove.


Wang’s Chinese Restaurant

4211 Mcever Road, Oakwood

Score: 99, Grade: A


June 8

Burger & Shake Restaurant

891 Dawsonville Highway, Gainesville

Score: 99, Grade: A


China Wok

1015 Jesse Jewell Parkway, Gainesville

Score: 62, Grade: U

Handles and outsides of coolers with buildup of food residue. Shelving throughout kitchen with buildup of dust and grease residue. Dead roaches, insects in refrigerator, walk-in cooler and on floors under fryers and in dish area; repeat violation.


Southern Smoq BBQ

7380 Spout Springs Road, Flowery Branch

Score: 92, Grade: A


Subway No. 5545

3208 Atlanta Highway, Gainesville

Score: 99, Grade: A



Pizza Hut No. 4798

3815 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood

Score: 92, Grade: A

Hood above oven and dish machine with buildup of dust; repeat violation. Floors under 3-compartment sink, behind pizza oven, and under fryers observed with a heavy buildup of food residue and garbage.


Taco Bell No. 030345

1957 Jesse Jewell Parkway, Gainesville

Score: 99, Grade: A



Chili’s No. 558

669 Dawsonville Highway, Gainesville

Score: 100, Grade: A


Kona Ice Of Greater Gainesville

1706 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.,Gainesville

Score: 100, Grade: A


La Flor De Jalisco

1299 Industrial Blvd., Gainesville

Score: 90, Grade: A

Knives, peelers placed back on storage areas with food residue.


Subway No. 62383

1470 Browns Bridge Road, Gainesville

Score: 92, Grade: A

Accumulation of dough and food debris observed on clean bread forms and pans stored under prep table.

Alexander Popp

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