Kitchen inspections for December 30, 2012

These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty County Environmental Health Offices.

The department scores on a 100-point scale with 80 considered 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.



Big Daddy’s Lounge, 300 E. Broad Ave.

Score: 100

Lamar Reese Elementary, 1215 Lily Pond Road

Score: 95

Notes: Observed cooler gaskets in disrepair. Discussed repairing/replacing gaskets. New Violation; observed debris around walk in cooler gaskets. Cleaned onsite Corrected On-Site. New Violation; observed mold on fan vents in walk in cooler. Cleaned onsite Corrected On-Site. New Violation; observed pest activity. PIC cleaned spider webs from bulk food container. Discussed routine spraying for pest. New Violation.

Olive Garden Italian Restaurant, 2701 Dawson Rd.

Score: 95

Notes: Observed “uncovered” food items found cooler: Chicken Strips, Dough, pepperoni sausage & Pork sausage. PIC made immediate correction on site. Corrected On-Site. New Violation; observed utensils stacked wet-PIC made correction by properly stacking in layers. Corrected On-Site. New Violation


3 Squares Diner, 303 E. Oakridge Drive

Score: 91

Notes: Wiping cloth chlorine sanitizing solution not at proper strength. Corrected On-Site. Repeat Violation; no handwashing sign provided at a handsink used by food employees. New Violation; observed worn plastic cup being used as a food scoop. Corrected On-Site. Repeat Violation; observed dumpster lid open. Discarded food placed inside of dumpster without being placed into a tied trash bag. Corrected On-Site. Repeat Violation.

Cavalier Cafe/Darton College, 2400 Gillionville Road

Score: 93

Notes: Observed posted certified (food) safety manager certificate with an expired date of validity. CFSM will post current certificate or get recertified within 90 days. New Violation; observed no actively working thermometer for reach in cooler. Person in charge will repair or replace thermometer. New Violation.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary, 3125 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive

Score: 90

Notes: Observed potentially hazardous food for hot holding below 135°F. Discussed hot placing PHF in warming cabinets unless they are 135°F or higher with CFSM. CFSM removed and placed in oven for reheat. Corrected On-Site. New Violation; observed covering, floor, and wall in dry storage area soiled. Discussed cleaning with PIC. New Violation.

McDonald’s, 2615 Dawson Road

Score: 90

Notes: Observed interior of ice machine with mold buildup.Corrected On-Site. New Violation; Observed chemicals being stored next to food in the prep area.Corrected On-Site.