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Live roaches & flies in Raleigh: This week's Triangle sanitation scores (Aug. 2)

News & Observer - 8/2/2022

The News & Observer publishes a weekly round-up of restaurant sanitation scores to keep you up-to-date on the health grades at Triangle spots.

Sanitation scores and their corresponding letter grades are used in North Carolina to assess restaurants' adherence to rules and standards intended to mitigate and prevent the spread of foodborne illnesses.

You've likely seen sanitation grade cards at restaurants you've visited, and The N&O previously explained what those scores mean and how they're calculated.

Here are sanitation scores in Wake, Durham, Orange and Johnston counties for the week of July 26-Aug. 2.

Wake County sanitation scores

The Wake County sanitation grades database shows that 100 restaurants were inspected between July 26-Aug. 2.

Most restaurants received an A grade, or a score of at least 90%.

Five restaurants received a B grade, or a score of at least 80% but lower than 90%.

Bonefish Grill(2060 Renaissance Park Pl., Cary) received a score of 88% during an inspection on July 26.

Some violations were corrected during the inspection.

The restaurant previously scored a 97.5% in March, a 96% in July 2021 and a 94% in February 2021.

Don Beto's Tacos (421 Chapanoke Rd. #105, Raleigh) received a score of 88% during an inspection on July 28.

Some violations were corrected during the inspection.

The restaurant previously scored a 91% in April, an 88% in February and a 94% in November 2021.

El Tapatio (13200 Falls of Neuse Rd., Raleigh) received a score of 88% during an inspection on July 27.

Some violations were corrected during the inspection.

The restaurant previously scored a 95% in March of this year and October 2021, and a 94% in August 2021.

Mecca Market (3913 Western Blvd., Raleigh) received a score of 85.5% during an inspection on July 28.

Some violations were corrected during the inspection.

The restaurant previously scored a 96% in April, a 95.5% in November 2021 and a 94% in August 2021.

Wang's Kitchen (3416 Poole Rd. #132, Raleigh) received a score of 87% during an inspection on July 29.

Some violations were corrected during the inspection.

The restaurant previously scored a 93% in May, a 93.5% in January and a 91.5% in August 2021.

No restaurants in Wake County received a C grade, or a score of at least 70% but less than 80%.

No restaurants received a failing grade, or a score below 70%.

You can search all restaurant inspections in Wake County by using the county's inspection grades database at wake-nc.healthinspections.us.

Durham County sanitation scores

The Durham County inspection management system shows that 40 restaurant inspections were completed between July 26-Aug. 2.

Most restaurants received an A grade, or a score of at least 90%.

One restaurant received a B grade, or a score of at least 80% but lower than 90%.

Church's Chicken (3400 N. Roxboro Rd., Durham) received a score of 84.5% during an inspection on July 28.

Some violations were corrected during the inspection.

The restaurant previously scored a 92% in January and a 93% in June 2021.

No restaurants in Durham County received a C grade, or a score of at least 70% but less than 80%.

No restaurants received a failing grade, or a score below 70%.

You can search all restaurant inspections in Durham County using the county's inspections database at bit.ly/3pVQfpG.

Orange County sanitation scores

The Orange County inspection management system shows that five restaurants were inspected between July 26-Aug. 2.

All five restaurants received an A grade, or a score of at least 90%.

You can search all restaurant inspections in Orange County using the county's inspections database at bit.ly/3eQqpxc.

Johnston County sanitation scores

The Johnston County sanitation inspections database shows that 29 restaurants were inspected between July 26-Aug. 2.

All 29 restaurants received an A grade, or a score of at least 90%.

You can search all restaurant inspections in Johnston County using the county's inspections database at johnston-nc.healthinspections.us.

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