One failure to report this week. This one's in Bradley County. The Caribbean Seafood in Cleveland scored a 68. The inspector has ordered for this restaurant to be closed. During the inspection, the official saw employees drinking from open, reusable containers. Those containers were kept on the prep table, next to clean equipment, or on the serving line. Employees also were not following handwashing procedures, they would touch their face or phone, or return from outside and start preparing food and not wash their hands. Ready to eat food was stored below raw food. The food was not cooled correctly. Toxic chemicals were not properly labeled. Fruits and vegetables not being cleaned before being used. Food storage containers in disrepair. Grime build-up on walls, fans, food containers, coolers, freezers. Large holes throughout the facility in the floor and walls. No permit was on display.

In North Georgia, the Taco Bell at 5422 Alabama Highway received an 82. The inspector noticed food was not being held at the correct temperature. There were no thermometers in the coolers. Plus a build-up of debris and spilled food on the floors throughout the facility.

The Hampton Inn on Battlefield Pkwy in Ringgold scored a 77. Employees had open drinks stored on prep surfaces. Food build-up in the microwave. Improper holding temperatures. No lids or sneeze guards on the buffet line. And employees were not wearing hair restraints.

In Murray County Pizza King on Third Avenue in Chatsworth received an 81. The cutting board was severely scored and it could not be thoroughly cleaned. The chicken was not at the correct temperature and gaskets on the prep table doors were broken.

Hamilton County

  • 85 Sawasdee Thai Restaurant 4008 St. Elmo Avenue
  • 88 Firehouse Subs 1820 Gunbarrel Road
  • 92 Shoney's 2318 Shallowford Village Road
  • 93 Bonefish Grill 2115 Gunbarrel Road
  • 94 Mcdonald's 4829 Brainerd Road
  • 94 Imperial Garden 2288 Gunbarrel Road
  • 95 Amigo's 3805 Ringgold Road
  • 96 Subway 2206 E. 23rd Street
  • 96 Fernandos 5308 Ringgold Road
  • 96 Popeyes 6104 Ringgold Road
  • 96 Checker's 4348 Ringgold Road
  • 97 Kentucky Fried Chicken 2501 S. Broad Street
  • 97 Waffle House #626 I-24 & Us 11
  • 97 Hana Steak and Sushi 2200 Hamilton Place Blvd.
  • 98 Cadence Coffee at Common Grounds #1 Fountain Square
  • 98 The Corner Cafe 3920 Ringgold Road
  • 98 Broad Street Grille 1201 Broad Street
  • 98 KFC & Long John Silver's 4856 Highway 58
  • 99 Buffalo Wild Wings 120 Market Street
  • 99 Wild Burger 301 Holtzclaw Avenue
  • 99 Popeyes 4428 Highway 58
  • 100 2 Keto Chicks2193 Park Drive
  • 100 Bojangles 7987 East Brainerd Road
  • 100 Mojo Burrito 9447 Bradmore Lane
  • 100 Urban Stack 12 13th W. Street
  • 100 Newk's Eatery 2380 Lifestyle Way

Bradley County

  • 68 Caribbean Seafood 1005 Keith St
  • 92 Royal Buffet 138 Paul Huff Pkwy
  • 93 Town & Country Foods 8497 Dalton Pike 
  • 94 Dunkin Donuts 1621 25th St
  • 95 Dairy Queen 275 Paul Huff Pkwy
  • 96 McDonald's 1350 25th St Nw 
  • 96 Panda Garden 2370 McGrady Drive  
  • 97 Rebel Drive-In 1010 S. Lee Hwy
  • 98 Subway 1621 25th St NW 

Catoosa County

  • 77 Hampton Inn (Cont. Breakfast) 6875 Battlefield Pkwy. Ringgold, GA 
  • 82 Taco Bell 5422 Alabama Highway
  • 83 Arby's 2392 LaFayette Rd. Fort Oglethorpe, GA
  • 99 The Rosewood 14 Fort Town Dr. Rossville, GA

Dade County

  • 93 Thrive Assisted Living & Memory Care 37 Brock Dr. Lookout Mountain, GA
  • 100 Hardee's 136 Killian Ave. Trenton, GA
  • 89 Lalito's Mexican Restaurant Inc. 42 Court St. Trenton, GA
  • 95 Cornerstone Restaurant 4356 S. 11 Hwy. Bldg. Rising Fawn, GA

Murray County

  • 100 Murray County High School 1001 Green Rd. Chatsworth, GA
  • 100 North Murray High School 2568 Mt. Carmel Church Rd. Chatsworth, GA
  • 87 Krystal 1123 N. Third Ave. Chatsworth, GA
  • 81 Pizza King 500 S. Third Ave. Ste O Chatsworth, GA
  • 100 Chatsworth Elementary School 500 Green Rd. Chatsworth, GA
  • 100 Gladden Middle School 700 Old Dalton Ellijay Rd. Chatsworth, GA

Walker County

  • 100 Econo Lodge 2209 N Main St. LaFayette, GA
  • 94 Ivy Cottage 409 N Main St. LaFayette, GA
  • 98 Taco Bell 902 N Main St. LaFayette, GA
  • 99 Taco Bell 15 Major James Clark Gordon Ave. Chickamauga, GA
  • 96 Triangle Park 713 S Chattanooga St. LaFayette, GA
  • 99 Farm to Fork 8139 N Hwy. 27 Rock Spring, GA
  • 96 Sonic Drive 820 Chickamauga Ave. Rossville, GA
  • 100 Pigeon Mountain Country Store Hwy. 193 Davis Cross Roads Chickamauga, GA
  • 90 The Lookout Mountain Club, Inc. 1201 Fleetwood Dr. Lookout Mountain, GA
  • 91 Lookout Mountain Golf Club 1730 Wood Nymph Trl. Lookout Mountain, GA

Whitfield County

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