There are two perfect scores and two B-list restaurants.
Dairy Queen located at 3606 Ayers scored a 100.
Sam’s BBQ located at 15801 Northwest Boulevard scored a 100.
Earning a spot on the A-list with a 99 is Vernon’s Mexican Café located at 1030 3rd Street.
McDonald’s located at 2222 Staples scored a 99.
KFC located at 2111 Staples scored a 99.
Agave Jalisco located at 2001 Ayers scored a 99.
Bingo Taco #1 located at 6046 Ayers scored a 98.
Whataburger located at 4510 Leopard scored a 98.
Nuevo Café located at 1124 Ayers scored a 97.
Huerta’s Tortillas and Tamales located at 3533 Staples scored a 97.
Eirinis Gyros & More located at 4360 Alameda scored a 96.
Pretzelmaker located at 5448 South Padre Island Drive scored a 95.
Subway located at 14225 South Padre Island Drive scored a 95.
Wingstop located at 6313 Wooldridge scored a 93.
Boardwalk Café located at 706 NAS Drive scored a 92.
Thai Siam located at 13925 South Padre Island Drive scored a 91.
Cancun Mexican Restaurant located at 4252 Alameda scored a 91.
China Super Buffet located at 1216 Waldron scored a 90.
Brizuela’s Restaurant located at 16301 FM 624 scored a 90.
Dropping down to the B-list with an 86 is Linda’s Mexican Restaurant located at 4033 Gollihar.
Violations included food in walk in cooler not covered, ceiling paint peeling, corrosion on shelves, toxic items near the food prep area, no food manager, no thermometers and a hole in the ceiling above the stove needs to be repaired.
Buffet King located at 4951 Ayers scored an 85.
Health inspectors found food kept at the wrong temperature, a dirty ice machine, items not covered in the freezer, foods needed to be separated, food in the cooler not labeled, hand washing sink used for other tasks, knives were not stored properly and dirty vents.