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Kitchen Inspections: Feb. 12-18, 2020
Kitchen Inspections

The following are among the food service establishments inspected 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 processes 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.


FEB. 18

Waffle House No. 953

Location: 3467 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood

Score: 96, Grade: A

Inspector: Lauren Shuckerow


International House Of Pancakes No. 4409

Location: 430 Jesse Jewell Parkway SW, Gainesville

Score: 96, Grade: A

Inspector: Adetayo Adewolu


Burger-Shake Inc.

Location: 6443 Cleveland Highway, Clermont

Score: 91, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Johnny’s Pizza No. 105

Location: 7363 Spout Springs Road Suite 204, Flowery Branch

Score: 96, Grade: A

Inspector: Lauren Shuckerow


Scott’s Downtown

Location: 131 Bradford St. NW, Gainesville

Score: 87, Grade: B

Inspector: Adetayo Adewolu


Chipotle Mexican Grill No. 2607

Location: 1134 Dawsonville Highway Suite 100, Gainesville

Score: 100, Grade: A

Inspector: Alex Reid


Alpha Gyro Grill LLC

Location: 215 Jesse Jewell Parkway, Gainesville

Score: 87, Grade: B

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Quality Inn

Location: 3469 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood

Score: 82, Grade: B

Inspector: Adetayo Adewolu


FEB. 17

Dari Spot

Location: 4841 Cleveland Highway, Gainesville

Score: 99, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Vinny’s New York Pizza & Grill

Location: 4977 Lanier Islands Parkway Suite 102 & 103, Buford

Score: 91, Grade: A

Inspector: Lauren Shuckerow


Mr. Edd’s Pizza Plus

Location: 5205 Cleveland Highway Suite 5, Clermont

Score: 84, Grade: B

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Weezie’s Kitchen

Location: 4147 Cleveland Highway, Gainesville

Score: 96, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Bluefin Hibachi & Sushi

Location: 1642 Park Hill Drive Ste A & B, Gainesville

Score: 96, Grade: A

Inspector: Adetayo Adewolu


Gardens Of Gainesville

Location: 3315 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville

Score: 95, Grade: A

Inspector: Adetayo Adewolu


Buford Corn Maze

Location: 4470 Bennett Road, Buford

Score: 100, Grade: A

Inspector: Lauren Shuckerow


Shark Shack - Midway Munchies French Fry

Location: 7650 Lanier Islands Parkway, Buford

Score: 93, Grade: A

Inspector: Alex Reid


Shark Shack - Midway Munchies Funnel Cake

Location: 7650 Lanier Islands Parkway, Buford

Score: 93, Grade: A

Inspector: Alex Reid


FEB. 14

Dairy Queen/Shallowford Road

Location: 229 Shallowford Road NW, Gainesville

Score: 84, Grade: B

Inspector: Lauren Shuckerow


The Oaks Miniature Golf, LLC

Location: 3709 Whiting Road, Gainesville

Score: 93, Grade: A

Inspector: Lauren Shuckerow


China Garden

Location: 5900 Spout Springs Road Suite L12, Flowery Branch

Score: 95, Grade: A

Inspector: Adetayo Adewolu


Taqueria El Rey

Location: 711 Industrial Blvd Suite D, Gainesville

Score: 93, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Fuji Hibachi Express

Location: 229 E.E. Butler Parkway Suite 500, Gainesville

Score: 92, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Target Starbucks T-2387

Location: 5865 Spout Springs Road, Flowery Branch

Score: 94, Grade: A

Inspector: Adetayo Adewolu


FEB. 13

Taqueria Las Palmas No. 2

Location: 1276 Industrial Boulevard Suite 1B, Gainesville

Score: 100, Grade: A

Inspector: Alex Reid


Kentucky Fried Chicken No. 18

Location: 3711 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood

Score: 99, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Sonic Braselton

Location: 7425 Spout Springs Road, Flowery Branch

Score: 92, Grade: A

Inspector: Cliff McIntire


Branch House Tavern

Location: 5466 McEver Road, Flowery Branch

Score: 87, Grade: B

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Taqueria Don Juan

Location: 1421 Athens St. Unit B, Gainesville

Score: 93, Grade: A

Inspector: Lauren Shuckerow


FEB. 12

Krystal - Atlf02

Location: 1002 Jesse Jewell Parkway, Gainesville

Score: 96, Grade: A

Inspector: Cliff McIntire


Outback Steakhouse No. 1123

Location: 655 Dawsonville Highway, Gainesville

Score: 94, Grade: A

Inspector: Adetayo Adewolu


Eat At Thai

Location: 975 Dawsonville Highway Suite 7, Gainesville

Score: 86, Grade: B

Inspector: Adetayo Adewolu


Sun Garden Chinese Restaurant

Location: 3630 Thompson Bridge Road Unit 17, Gainesville

Score: 95, Grade: A

Inspector: Alex Reid


Mama Ruth’s Kitchen

Location: 804 Atlanta Highway, Gainesville

Score: 96, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Pizza Valley

Location: 2988 Gillsville Highway Suite 108, Gainesville

Score: 71, Grade: C

Inspector: Cliff McIntire

More Info: Inspector observed no chemical in establishment that was capable of eliminating Norovirus following a potential vomit or diarrhea event and inadequate cleanup procedure. PIC was unaware of responsibility to properly sanitize equipment following wash and rinse. No sanitizer present on premises. Employees were observed drying hands on a dish towel. Use of a non-continuous towel system is prohibited. 


Little Caesars No. 3393-033

Location: 3630 Thompson Bridge Road Suite 16, Gainesville

Score: 90, Grade: A

Inspector: Cliff McIntire


Uno Mas Taqueria

Location: 203 E.E. Butler Parkway, Gainesville

Score: 97, Grade: A

Inspector: Alex Reid


Jersey Mike’s Subs No. 5063

Location: 1134 Dawsonville Highway Suite 200, Gainesville

Score: 99, Grade: A

Inspector: Lauren Shuckerow

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