Restaurant given notice of intent to suspend permit after food held at improper temperatures and a child found in the kitchen

Madison County

Hibachi Express

2614 Memorial Pkwy NW, Huntsville, AL 35810

Score: 82

Violations:

  • Food was held at improper temperatures
  • Child present in the kitchen

The owner received a notice of intent to suspend their permit when food was still at improper temperatures during a follow-up. He was given until September 25 to correct the violation. WHNT News 19 reached out to the owner, but we have not heard back.

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Another Broken Egg

7504 US-72, Madison, AL 35758

Score: 83

Violations:

  • Food was held at improper temperatures
  • Residue in the ice chute

The owner told us the cooler has been fixed and proper cleaning procedures were addressed with employees. The ice chute violation was also corrected.

He adds that he takes pride in his restaurant, friendly wait staff and that this is their first score below 90.

He says customers have been excited for his new location opening in Twickenham Square.

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Clean Plate Winner:

Grounded Coffee

12120 County Line Rd, Madison, AL 35756

Score: 98

We all know mornings can be tough. Sometimes you need a boost and a smile. Look no further than Grounded Coffee in Madison.

Owners Chris and Katie have rooted themselves in the community, serving aromatic coffee and delicious treats like quiche and muffins. And they and their team have fun doing it!

Join their game nights or explore your palate at their tastings and pairings. Customers say they won't disappoint.