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Kitchen Cops: August 27th

Kitchen Cops
Posted at 10:00 AM, Aug 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-28 00:06:10-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — There are more B-list restaurants than perfect scores.

Paletera La Cabana located at 9802 Leopard earned the only perfect 100.

Now to the A-list.

Bill Miller Bar-B-Que located at 7102 South Padre Island Drive scored a 96.

Carino's Italian located at 1652 South Padre Island Drive scored a 94.

McDonald's located at 4109 Staples scored a 93.

Taqueria Acapulco located at 1133 Airline scored a 93.

Saltgrass Steakhouse located at 6729 South Padre Island Drive scored a 92.

Googly's located at 4124 Staples scored a 92.

Dropping down to the B-list with an 88 is the Burger King located at 6610 Saratoga.

Violations included dirty warmers, fryer cleaner stored above the fryer, chemicals were not label or stored properly, gnats, employees were not wearing hair restraints, employees were wearing nail polish or artificial nails, employee cups did not have lids, food was on the floor, floors and baseboards need to be cleaned, a.c. units were leaking in the kitchen and serving areas, the walk in cooler was leaking, water on the floor and the dining area needed to be cleaned.

Katz 21 Steak & Spirits located at 5702 Spohn Drive scored an 87.

The restaurant lost points because the salad cooler was kept at the wrong temperature, a dirty ice maker, food on the floor, chemical bottles were not labeled and expired fruits and vegetables.

If you have a complaint about a restaurant the Nueces County Health Department needs to know about call 361-826-7222.