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One perfect score, 3 A-listers in this week's Kitchen Cops

3 Ace's Pizza & Pasta
Posted at 5:12 PM, Jun 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-18 18:23:28-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Three Ace's Pizza & Pasta picked up the only perfect score in this week's Kitchen Cops.

The restaurant at 6917 Staples earned the perfect score. It is operated by managing partner David McDaniel.

Other scores included:


  • Smallcakes: A Cupcakery, 5638 Saratoga, 99.
  • Sufi Kabob, 7150 SPID, 98.
  • Taqueria Y Restaurant La Perla de Jalisco, 1332 Staples, 90.

La Playa Mexican Restaurant at 5017 Saratoga notched an 88 to make the B-list.

Among violations included:

  • Food must be covered at all times.
  • Store raw meat above vegetables.
  • Wash all dishes thoroughly and allow to air dry before stacking.
  • Clean margarita machine spout.
  • Store wiping towels properly.
  • Gnats.
  • Label all food containers.
  • Repair ceiling in kitchen.