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Kitchen Inspections June 27-July 03
Kitchen Inspections

The following are among the food service establishments inspected June 27- July 3 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.


JUNE 27

The Guest Lodge

Location: 520 Queen City Parkway Gainesville, Ga 30501

Score: 95, Grade: A

Inspector: Lydia Hoffhines


Vinny’s New York 

Pizza & Grill

Location: 4977 Lanier Islands Parkway Suite 102 & 103 Buford, Ga 30518

Score: 96, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Waffle House No.1865

Location: 5536 McEver Road Flowery Branch, Ga 30542

Score: 94, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


JUNE 28

Great American Grill

Location: 1735 Browns Bridge Road Gainesville, Ga 30501

Score: 96, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Los Carrillo’s Restaurant

Location: 503 Atlanta Highway Gainesville, Ga 30501

Score: 71, Grade: C

PIC failed in his duties to effectively monitor: hot holding, cold holding, and cooling of TCS foods, covering of stored foods, and sanitizing frequency of food contact surfaces.

Inspector: Lydia Hoffhines


McDonald’s

Location: 7370 Spout Springs Road Flowery Branch, Ga 30542

Score: 96, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Waffle House 

No. 1554

Location:  4770 Friendship Road Buford, Ga 30518

Score: 89, Grade: B

Observed water leaking from evaporator in reach-in cooler.

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


JULY 1

Burger & Shake No. 6

Location: 3630 Thompson Bridge Road Suite 14 Gainesville, Ga 30506

Score: 92, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Jersey Mike’s No. 5063

Location: 1134 Dawsonville Highway Suite 200 Gainesville, Ga 30501

Score: 92, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Stan’s Biscuit Shop and Deli

Location: 1151 Thompson Bridge Road Gainesville, Ga 30501

Score: 92, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Waffle House No. 2120

Location: 2555 Limestone Parkway NE Gainesville, Ga 30501

Score: 100, Grade: A

Inspector: Alex Reid


JULY 2

Chop Block

Location: 110 Main Street Gainesville, Ga 30501

Score: 81, Grade: B

Observed commercially precooked pork that had been removed from its original packaging and portioned on 6/20/19, establishment dumpster missing its drain plug.

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Mei Garden

Location: 3885 Mundy Mill Road Suite 104 Oakwood, Ga 30566

Score: 82, Grade: B

Observed many cobb webs, dead spiders, and other dead insect fragments along the frame of the screen door leading to the outside located in the back of the food service establishment. Cobb webs were also found on top of the paper towel dispenser covering the vomit kit.

Inspector: Alex Reid


JULY 3

Burger King 

No. 1026

Location: 403 Pearl Nix Parkway Gainesville, Ga 30501

Score: 92, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo


Subway No. 23385

Location: 3623 Mount Vernon Road Gainesville, Ga 30506

Score: 100, Grade: A

Inspector: Alex Reid


Subway No. 3322

Location: 1260 Candler Highway Gainesville, Ga 30507

Score: 92, Grade: A

Inspector: Kyle Hriczo

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