Inspectors Got Beef with Breakfast Joints

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Didn’t Cut the Mustard:

Waffle House at 1635 Hughes Rd. in Madison: Score of 81

  • Excess grease on the ground at the grease bin.
  • Eggs cold holding at 68F.
  • Sausage gravy hot holding at 99F.

Waffle House at 1507 Hwy. 72 E. in Athens: Score of 70

  • Spatula has melted handle.
  • Cracked Ice bucket.
  • Ice maker needs cleaning.
  • Cheese 53 & 51, ham 60F.
  • Drinks on table w/cup and above to go clam shells.
  • Cup on ice maker.
  • Bare hand contact w/RTE foods.

Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse at 14401 US Hwy 431 in Guntersville: Score of 80

  • Skimmer found with broken wires.
  • Sanitizer rinse issues with dish machine.
  • Sushi rice at 105 degrees with no timing procedures, eggs held at room temperature.

Golden Spoon Award:

Menchie's at 283 Cox Creek Parkway in Florence: Score of 99