Lucky Stop No. 4 at 2500 Woden Road: 13 demerits for two canned food products needed to be discarded, hand wash sink area not kept unimpeded, hand towels not provided for hand sink, visible thermometers not provided for all coolers and freezers, trash around dumpsters, weeds in back area needed to be mowed and maintained, and food handler certification not up to date.
Asian City at 2732 North Street: 13 demerits for buckets and boxes of food stored on freezer floors, foods not kept covered, hand wash sink not kept empty and unimpeded, paper towels needed for all hand-wash sinks, ice scoop in ice maker, two knives needed to be re-cleaned and re-sanitized, weatherproofing needed for all entry and exit doors, and walls not kept clean and easily cleanable.
Nijaya at 4919 North Street, Suite 104: 10 demerits for boxes and buckets of food stored on floor, paper towels not provided for hand-wash sinks, and ice scoop not kept in clean container.
Big’s Convenient Store No. 2438 at Southeast Loop 224: 8 demerits for two mayonnaise products needed to be discarded, sandwiches needed use-by dates, employees’ food handler certification not up to date, and front door needed to be weatherproofed.
Dairy Queen-South Street location at 3226 South Street: 7 demerits for backflow preventer needed for outside hose, hand-wash sink not kept empty, weatherproofing needed for all entry and exit doors, and dumpster lids not kept closed.
Donut Palace-North Street location at 5105 North Street, Suite 2: 7 demerits for datemarking needed for kolaches, test strips needed, weatherproofing needed for all entry and exit doors, and dumpster lids not kept closed.
Texas Sports Bar and Grill at 3400 South Street: 7 demerits for boxes of food stored on freezer floor, one container of buttermilk needed to be discarded.
Sports Shack Kitchen at 4601 North Street: 7 demerits for coleslaw needed to be datemarked and spray bottle not capped properly.
Morgan Oil Fuel Stop Deli and Grill at 4919 Northwest Stallings Drive: 6 demerits for hand towels needed for hand-wash sink and thermometer not provided for prep cooler.
Domino’s Pizza at 2403 North Street: 6 demerits for chemical bottles not capped properly, one spatula needed to be replaced, and kitchen areas that weren’t smooth and easily cleanable.
Napoli’s at 2119 North Street: 6 demerits for test strips needed, thermometers not provided for all refrigerators and freezers, and dumpster lids not kept closed.
Big’s Convenient Store No. 2438 Deli and Grill at 2430 SE Stallings Drive: 4 demerits for use-by dates needed on sausage, fans not dusted, and vents not kept clean.
Subway at 2430 Southeast Stallings Drive: 3 demerits for hand-wash sink not kept clear and food handler certification not up to date.
Pizza Hut at 2619 North Street: 3 demerits for two spatulas needed to be replaced and front door needed to be weatherproofed.
Whataburger at 2617 North Street: 0 demerits.
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