Restaurant Ratings Thumbs Up:
Walkers Carry Out at 13935 on Hwy 231 in Union Grove.
Critical violations were corrected from an inspection in May and the business improved its score from a 70 to 95!
Didn’t Cut the Mustard:
Hardees # 1332 at 1110 S. Jefferson St. in Athens: Score of 76
- Dirty ice shoot, drink nozzles
- Dirty metal bins stored as clean
- Damaged plastic bins and metal wire racks
- Grease pooling around grease can
- Opened water bottle on equipment
Domino's Pizza at 1811 11th Street, SE in Decatur: Score of 77
- Active roaches present in prep area
- Cut chicken 47F, sliced cheese 54F, Philly steak 46F
- Damaged food containers in use
Captain D's #3554 at 2710 Woodward Avenue in Muscle Shoals: Score of 78
- Toxic items stored on counter with spoon used to stir tea, also stored above clean dishes-abated by moving to approved area
- Cracked hot holding food trays-10 day notice given
- Numerous dirty dishes - 10 day notice given
- Tilapia fish sitting in sink at 79-80 F-abated by discarding fish and reviewing thawing procedures
N&F No. 1, INC. at 12301 Hwy 43 South in Russellville: Score of 78
- Reach-in cooler 75 degrees
- Mold in fountain head
- No back flow preventer at outside hose
- Improperly stored toxic items
Brown's Texaco at 7584 Hwy 72 West in Madison: Score of 82
- Interior ice machine is dirty.
- Bare handed contact with ready to eat food.
Paradise Food Mart #3 at 2200 Chisholm Road in Florence: Score of 75
- Molded food-abated by discarding-reviewed date marking
- Gallon jugs of degreaser stored on shelf with deli paper and deli foil-abated by moving to an approved area
- No approved course-120 day notice given. The certificate currently on display in the name of Nisha Patel is also being used in Muscle Shoals at Shri Swami. The person in charge stated that Nisha mostly works in Muscle Shoals-120 day notice given and rules reviewed
Gajanand LLC at 2207 Huntsville Road in Florence: Score of 81
- Keep dairy products at 41 degrees or less
- Use only approved food-grade insecticides
O'Charley's # 502 at 6152 University Dr in Huntsville: Score of 82
- Open employee drink above prep table
- Several food items out of cold holding temp
Q's Bar BQ (Commissary) at 2200 University Drive in Huntsville: Score of 82
- Capacity: no hot water in commissary site restroom hand sink (73 F); cold water was turned off because it kept leaking. Preparing food with bare hands.
Q's Bar BQ (Mobile) at 2200 University Drive in Huntsville: Score of 82
- Cold Holding. Reach in cooler 55 F, pepper 49 F, coleslaw 56 F, and dressing 47 F.
- Capacity: no hot water in commissary site restroom hand sink (73 F); cold water was turned off because it kept leaking.
The Victorian Tea Room Bakery / The Wild Lilly Restaurant at 702 Michigan Avenue in Muscle Shoals: Score of 99
Five Guys Burgers & Fries at 1241 Pt. Mallard Pkwy. in Decatur: Score of 99
Morgan Price Candy Company LLC at 1735 6th Ave SE in Decatur: Score of 99
Carlton's Market & Catering at 210 Oakwood Avenue in Huntsville: Score of 99
Dales Stuft/PJs Kitchen LLC (Mobile Food Service) at 378 Ryland Pike in Huntsville: Score of 99
Dales Stuft/PJs Kitchen LLC (Mobile Food Commissary) at 378 Ryland Pike in Huntsville: Score of 99
Lawlers Barbecue Express # 8 at 6727 Hwy 431 South in Owens Cross Roads: Score of 99