Las Potacinas at 2904 South Street: 26 demerits for several meat packets had to be discarded because of improper temperatures, self-serve bakery items not labeled properly, boxes of food stored on floors of freezer and cooler, one dented can, four-hour chart needed, plate in hand wash sink, thermometers needed for all coolers and freezers, slicers and other equipment not kept clean and sanitary, air vents not clean, ceiling tiles needed to be repaired, walls needed to be repaired, and weather-proofing needed for all entrances and exits.
Pueblo Viejo at 2900 South Street: 265 demerits for foods needed to be discarded because they were at improper temperatures, buckets of food stored on floor, use-by dates needed, utensils in hand wash sink, soap and bleach needed for men's bathroom, thermometers needed for cooks and coolers, weather-proofing needed for back door, and electrical outlets with no back plates.
La Carreta at 3000 North Street: 15 demerits for lids needed for employee drinks, dairy product needed to be discarded, vents in food prep area needed to be cleaned, ice scoops in ice maker, ice maker area not kept clean and sanitary, base of wall near cooler needed to be repaired, and floors in food prep area needed to be smooth and easily cleanable.
New Kwik Pantry at 1516 East Main: 14 demerits for one chocolate milk needed to be discarded, back flow preventer needed for hose, paper towels needed for bathroom, thermometers needed for ice cream freezers and milk cooler, dumpster lids not kept closed, grass and weeds not kept mowed and maintained, and vents not kept clean.
Nijaya Restauant at 4949 North Street, Suites 104 and 105: 9 demerits for utensil in hand wash sink, thermometers needed for all coolers, ice scoops not kept in clean containers, and one knife needed to be corrected.
Burger King at 2921 North Street: 7 demerits for boxes of food stored on freezer floor, thermometers needed for all coolers and freezers, and dumpster lids not kept closed.
Taco Bueno at 1821 North Street: 7 demerits for employees eating in food prep area, all spray bottles not labeled, dumpster lids not kept closed, ice maker not kept clean on the outside, coolers not clean and sanitary, and back wall near office needed to be repaired.
Jack in the Box at 2015 North Street: 7 demerits for prep cooler near grills not kept clean and sanitary, thermometers needed for all prep coolers, dumpster lids not kept closed, retaining area trash not picked up, and area not maintained.
Donut Palace at 709 North University Drive: 6 demerits for test strips needed, thermometer needed for milk cooler, missing or damaged ceiling tiles needed to be replaced, and tiles and vents not kept clean.
Napoli's Pizza Restaurant at 2119 North Street: 6 demerits for paper towels needed for hand wash sink, and caps and labels needed for all spray bottles.
Auntie Pasta's at 211 Old Tyler Road: 4 demerits for one container of liquid eggs needed to be discarded and vents not kept clean and dusted.
Peanut Shack 122 North University Drive: 0 demerits.
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