April 11th: Daylight Donuts at 2038 Gunter Avenue in Guntersville: Score of 66
New May Score: Score of 86
Feb 7th: Waffle House at 2312 Miller Avenue in Guntersville: Score of 83
New May Score: 95
Golden Spoon Award:
Rite-Aid at 2403 Florence Boulevard in Florence: Score of 100
Keep in mind, at all restaurants in the state of Alabama, a satisfactory score is 85 or above. A score of 59 or less would result in an immediate suspension of a restaurant’s food permit and they would close.
An establishment that scores below 85 is required to correct their critical violations within 24 to 48 hours and be re-inspected within 60 days. A score of below 60 results in closure and the establishment will not be allowed to legally re-open until all critical violations are abated and their inspection score is 85 or above.
The Alabama Department of Public Health posts restaurant ratings on its website. Search for your favorite restaurant now and find out their score.