Mt. Top business gets lowest health score of the week

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Didn’t Cut the Mustard:

Mt. Top Café at 9151 Hwy 243 in Phil Campbell: Score of 76

  • Toxic chemical not labeled. Abated on site by labeling
  • Eggs and cheese in reach in cooler @ 46-50 degrees
  • Not signed up for approved course
  • Did not wash hands before donning gloves and handling food. Abated by discarding and washing hands

Waffle House #1283 at 2501 Florence Blvd in Florence: Score of 82

  • Maintain cooler at 41 F or below.
  • Personal drink spilled on prep table. Abated – drink removed and cleaned.

Hibachi Express at 1720 6th Avenue in Decatur: Score of 81

  • Flies present
  • Sanitizer / detergent dripping off pans that were drying into the sink where shrimp was being thawed

Huang’s Mt. Fuji Japanese at 1410 North Brindlee Mtn Pkwy in Arab: Score of 79

  • Unlabeled detergent bottle at dish machine area.
  • Damaged food contact surfaces: Teflon inside rice steamers, skimmers and fry baskets.
  • TCS foods in make line cooler at 45 - 49 degrees.
  • Personal drink cup over clean utensils at dish washing area.

Huddle House – (Arab) at 759 North Brindlee Mtn Pkwy in Arab: Score of 79

  • Excessive grease on ground at tallow bin.
  • Cracked ice scoop and ice bucket.
  • No certified manager.
  • Hose connected at mop sink without back siphon protection.

Food Basket at 715 Sampson Circle in Albertville: Score of 81

  • TCS foods in 2-door cooler at 46 degrees, raw meats in produce cooler" at 51 degrees.
  • Unlabeled cleaner bottle.
  • Soda nozzle diffusers needed to be cleaned.

Buenavista Mexican Restaurant at 24663 John T. Reid Pkwy in Scottsboro: Score of 83

  • Prep cooler was 50 degrees.
  • Cheese sauce in warmer was 120 – 130 degrees.
  • Personal drinks in prep area.

Golden Spoon Winner:

Iceworks Shaved Ice (Commissary and Mobile Unit 3) at 3801 Oakwood Ave NW in Huntsville: Score of 100