Restaurant Report - Lufkin - 12/01/05

Chili's got a whopping 19 demerits. Among the restaurant's many violations were prep coolers at the wrong temperature, no food handlers certificates, a leaky handsink, and a leak in the walk-in cooler. The restaurant also needed hand sanitizer.

Pizza Hut got ten demerits for a dirty floor, dirty ice machine, and not having a poster demonstrating the Heimlich maneuver in the restaurant.

Taqueria Jalisco got seven demerits. The reason: there was uncovered food in the coolers and freezer and the microwave was also dirty.

El Chico Restaurant and Club, Popeye's, and Ames' Fried Chicken on North Timberland, all in Lufkin, got a perfect score of zero demerits.