Roaches, Flies & Pests on the Side

Restaurant Ratings
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The presence of pests kept the health inspectors busy across the Tennessee Valley.  Here's the low scores of the week.

Didn’t Cut the Mustard:

Jim's Quik Mart at 299 U.S. 431 in Boaz: Score of 82

  • Presence of pests under beverage bar.
  • Soda nozzles and diffusers needed to be cleaned

La Estrella at 1707 Central Parkway in Decatur: Score of 78

  • Water hose connected out back w/no back flow preventer.
  • Corrosion inside ice maker.
  • Presence of flies in store.
  • Personal drink cup on produce in cooler.

Kroger Store at 6070 Moores Mill Road in Huntsville (Deli):  Score of 83

  • During inspection, several live roaches were observed in their deli, bakery, produce, seafood and meat departments.


Golden Spoon Award:

Buffalo Wild Wings at US 72 & Hwy 133 in Florence: Score of 99