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Kitchen Inspections: May 8-May 14
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The following are among the food service establishments inspected from May 8-May 14 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 dph.georgia.gov/environmental-health-inspections.
To register a complaint against a food service establishment, contact the Hall County Environmental Health Department at 770-531-3973.

May 8

Cook Out Restaurant
719 Jesse Jewell Parkway, Gainesville
Score: 96, Grade: A
Several spray bottles of sanitizer with the concentration level of sanitizer lower than the requirement were found. Concentration measured at about 10ppm; requirement for chlorine, type of sanitizer being used, is no less than 50 ppm.
Inspector: Laurie Wentworth

Gianni’s-Gianni’s To Go
7000 Lanier Islands Parkway, Buford
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Wentworth


May 9

Jimmy’s Real Pit
BBQ-Mobile Unit
4863 Countryside Drive,
Flowery Branch
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Wentworth


May 11

Chicopee Woods Elementary School
2029 Calvary Church Road, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Erin Kincaid

Firehouse Subs No. 801
5911 Spout Springs Road Suite B, Flowery Branch
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Kincaid

Gainesville Middle School
1581 Community Way, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Holly Cochran

New Peking Garden
7338 Spout Springs Road
Suite A2, Flowery Branch
Score: 89, Grade: B
Raw pork and raw beef were stored over carrots and celery in sandwich unit. Raw animal products must be stored according to minimum internal cook temperature and below ready-to-eat food items. At beginning of inspection, most recent inspection score not displayed. The most recent inspection must be displayed.
Inspector: Kincaid

Subway No. 5545
3208 Atlanta Highway, Gainesville
Score: 89, Grade: B
Dispensing nozzles of soda fountain had accumulations of mold. These must be cleaned and sanitized at a frequency adequate to preclude accumulations. Splashguard still missing between hand sink and vegetable sink; must replace splashguard to prevent contamination of vegetables during prep. Container holding sauce bottles in the walk-in cooler had heavy buildup of sauce spills and food debris. Clean regularly to prevent the attraction of pests. Accumulation of boxes and garbage found in refuse enclosure. This area must be maintained clean and free of unnecessary items to prevent the attraction and harborage of pests. Dumpster door found open; must keep closed at all times to prevent the attraction of pests.
Inspector: Cochran

May 12

Chestatee Academy of Inquiry and Talent Development
2740 Fran Mar Drive, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Kincaid

Chestatee High School
3005 Sardis Road, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Kincaid

East Hall High School
3534 East Hall Road, Gainesville
Score: 99, Grade: A
Blade of slicer was chipped in several places. All equipment used in food preparation and service must be safe, durable and corrosion resistant to allow proper cleaning and prevent physical hazards. Blade needs to be replaced.
Inspector: Cochran

La Mejor De Michoacan No. 1
1870 Atlanta Highway
Suite H, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Wentworth

La Mejor De Michoacan No. 2
405 Atlanta Highway
Suite A, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Wentworth

Oriental Garden II
891 Dawsonville Highway NW, Gainesville
Score: 81, Grade: B
Employee observed washing hands in three-compartment sink and in vegetable sink. Employees may only wash their hands in an approved hand washing sink and not in a sink designated for food preparation, dishware washing, or in a service sink. Fountain drink nozzles and diffusers with accumulation of mold and mildew; clean these and clean them often enough to prevent accumulation. Potentially hazardous foods not held at 41 F or below. Potentially hazardous foods must be held at 41 F or below.
Inspector: Kincaid

Subway No. 57590
4347 Mundy Mill Road
Suite A-1, Oakwood
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Cochran

Taqueria El Mercadito
275 Pearl Nix Parkway
Suite 2, Gainesville
Score: 86, Grade: B
Two containers of raw chicken stored above raw beef and raw pork skins in the walk-in cooler. Foods must be stored according to their internal cook temperature (highest temperature on bottom) in order to prevent cross contamination. Container of raw pork skins on top shelf in walk-in cooler was not covered. Uncooked rice and beans stored uncovered in dry storage room. All food items must be stored covered to prevent overhead contamination. Styrofoam cups were used as scoops and stored in containers of sugar and rice. Utensils stored in product must have handles, and the handles must remain above the food product to minimize hand contact. Ceiling panels above the self-serve salsa bar must be plastic coated and moisture resistant; same as kitchen and above soda machine.
Inspector: Cochran

May 13

Burger King 5920/Mundy Mill
3703 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood
Score: 96, Grade: A
Ice machine baffle found with buildup. Clean the baffle as often as necessary to prevent buildup.
Inspector: Kincaid

Johnson High School
3305 Poplar Springs Road, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Kincaid

Jones Early Learning Development Center
1 Sixth Street, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Kincaid

Jugeria Jungo
1516 Atlanta Highway
Suite D, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Wentworth

Lanier Charter Career Academy Unit A Bistro
2719 Tumbling Creek Road, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Wentworth

Lanier Charter Career Academy Unit B Bakery
2719 Tumbling Creek Road, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Wentworth

May 14

Mount Vernon Elementary
4844 Jim Hood Road, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Kincaid

Subway No. 18114
2235 Jesse Jewell Parkway NE, Gainesville
Score: 98, Grade: A
Dumpster found with accumulation of trash, which can be an attractant for pests. Clean around Dumpster and maintain in a clean manner.
Inspector: Kincaid

Wauka Mountain Multiple Intelligences Academy
5850 Brookton Lula Road, Gainesville
Score: 100, Grade: A
Inspector: Wentworth

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