Kitchen inspections - May 9, 2010

These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty County Environmental Health Office April 28-May 4.

The department scores on a 100-point scale with a score of 80 or greater considered to be passing.

Businesses and Agencies inspected are required to post score sheets where the public can see them. To contact the health office, call (229) 438-3943.


Los Vaqueros Mexican Restaurant, 603 Westover Blvd.

Score: 87

Notes: No CFSM on staff -- cheese stored uncovered in kitchen -- chicken coding in large covered pans in walk in cooler.

Merry Acres Middle School, 1601 Florence Drive

Score: 100

Albany Moose Lodge, 407 Philema Road

Score: 91

Notes: Observed fume hood needs cleaning -- microwave needs cleaning -- gaskets/seals on cold holding unit in poor repair -- gaskets of interior reach in cooler needs cleaning -- ceiling tiles needs cleaning to remove dust build up.


Bowl-A-Rama, 1200 Broad Ave.

Score: 97

Notes: Observed food scoop not stored with handle up -- gaskets with slimy/mold-like build up.

Gumbee's Inc., 2610 Dawson Road, Suite 11

Score: 92

Notes: Interior of ice machine unclean with mold buildup -- no lid on trashcan in women's restroom.

Lynne Ranew Mertins Catering, 2200 Dawson Road

Score: 100

The Crowbar, 717 N. Westover STE E/F

Score: 96

Notes: Interior of ice machine unclean with mold build up.


Rooster's, 2901 Meredyth Drive

Score: 97

Notes: No thermometers in Reach in coolers.

St. Teresa's, 417 Edgewood Lane

Score: 100


Burger King #6492, 1501 Radium Springs Road

Score: 94

Notes: Written employee health policy does not include all reportable symptoms -- no copy of inspection report posted at drive thru windows -- equipment and utensils not properly air-dried.

China Garden USA, 2719 Dawson Road

Score: 100

Jamaica Cuisine, 1421 N. Jefferson St.

Score: 93

Notes: No certified food manager for establishment -- no lid on trashcan in restroom.

Japan Express, 1905 S. Madison St.

Score: 88

Notes: Observed utensils stored in handsink -- interior of reach in cooler needs cleaning -- self closer at womens restsroom needs repaired -- no lid womens trashcan.

McDonald's, 1003 S. Slappey Blvd.

Score: 93

Notes: Observed interior of ice machine needs to be clean -- quaternary ammonium sanitizer not at proper minimum strength for manual warewashing -- gaskets needs cleaning.

Southern Elegance Catering, 407 Flint Avenue

Score: 100


All American Fun Park/Bowling, 2608 N. Slappey Blvd.

Score: 100

Great Wall, 2800 Old Dawson Road #9

Score: 88

Notes: Chicken cold holding above 41 degrees -- chicken not cooling from 135 to 70 in 2 hours -- cooking chicken at room temperature.

Hibachi Express, 2818 Old Dawson Road

Score: 84

Notes: No CFSM repeat violation -- food prep employee without hair restraint -- utensils stacked wet for storage -- utensils stacked wet for storage -- using cardboard on floors as mats.

Subway, 912 S Slappey Blvd.

Score: 88

Notes: Observed interior of ice machine needs cleaning -- inspection report not posted at drive thur -- in-use utensil used with moist food not stored in running water of sufficient velocity -- ice scoop with handle in contact with ice -- dishes stacked wet -- exterior of ice machine needs cleaning -- provide lids for trash cans in prep area.