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Kitchen Cops: August 25, 2020

Granny's Tamales earned its fourth perfect score from health inspectors
Posted at 6:09 PM, Aug 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-31 13:29:00-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Two Coastal Bend restaurants are aiming for perfection.

They've now earned repeat Perfect Scores from the Kitchen Cops.

Granny’s Tamales in Annaville is one of three in the Coastal Bend. This particular one is owned by Olga Gonzalez.

Olga is a daughter-in-law of the late Juanita Gonzalez, who the business is named after.

She says this is actually the fourth time her store has earned a Perfect Score from inspectors, and a sticker from the Action 10 Kitchen Cops.

In other words, they know how to keep it clean here.

They don't just know how to keep it clean, they are also known for their chicken, jalapeño, and cream cheese tamale. It’s award-winning.

Matcha Konomi's earned another perfect score.

It’s kind of hidden away at 1316 South Staples Unit G, between Morgan and Elizabeth.

Just follow your taste buds.

It’s their 3rd sticker since they opened in February 2019.

Perfect Scores:

Granny's Tamales located at 9804 Leopard Blvd.

Matcha Konomi located at 1316 S. Staples St.

A-List:

99

Scoopz Frozen Yogurt located at 6418 Staples St.

98

Subway located at 4101 Hwy 77 South

97

Taqueria Jalisco #12 located at 3830 Staples St.

96

Small Planet Delicatessen & Bake located at 5625 Saratoga Blvd.

94

Mikoto Ramen Bar located at 6113 Saratoga Blvd.

93

Subway located at 3921 Saratoga Blvd.

Wendy's Old Fashion Hamburgers located at 5934 SPID

92

Dunkin Donuts located at 6093 Saratoga Blvd.

B-List:

88

My Favorite Muffin & Bagel Cafe located at 6418 Staples St.

Violations include:

Microwave, can opener, and ice bin need to be cleaned.

Chemicals should be stored away from food.

A certified food manager is required to be present at all times.

Employees must wear effective hair restraints.

Store wiping towels properly.

Do not use styrofoam cups to dispense food.

Deli refrigerator needs to be cleaned.