Health inspectors are keeping a close eye out for hygiene violations - things like handling food and drinks properly and correct hand washing procedures. If these violations are allowed to go on without being corrected, customers could possibly get sick.
Lowest Scores: Little Caesar's Pizza, 1876 U.S. Highway 82 W., Tifton - Grade: 68 According to the Georgia Department of Public Health , any score below 70 is considered unsanitary. During the inspection, the health inspector took off points for the person-in-charge not having access to an employee health policy. An employee was preparing food without gloves on. The hand washing sink was being used as a dumping station for water. Pizza was not being held at the proper temperature or prepared with ingredients at the proper temperature. Lastly, Little Caesar's Pizza was cited for pizza sauce being cooled incorrectly once on the pizza. Top Scores: Local restaurants obtained a perfect grade this week; several others were graded in the 90s. Einstein Noah Restaurant, 100 Dennis Dr., Albany - Grade: 100 Kregg's BBQ, 1401 N. Jefferson, Albany - Grade: 100 Burger King, 1109 E. 16th Ave., Cordele - Grade: 100 Subway, 2825 Ledo Rd., Albany - Grade: 100 Broad Street Sandwich & Gifts, 112 E. Broad St., Sale City - Grade: 99 Burger King, 404 W. Oglethorpe Blvd., Albany - Grade: 99 Joe Kem's Catering, 149 Newton Ave., Moultrie - Grade: 99 Terry Lee's Sandwich Shoppe, 1116 W. Broad Ave., Albany - Grade: 96 International House of Pancakes, 1200 W. Fourth St., Adel - Grade: 96 Rice Bowl, 1561 U.S. Highway 19 S., Leesburg - Grade: 95 Riverfront Bar-B-Q, 105 W. Broad Ave., Albany - Grade: 94 Pearly's Famous Country Cooking, 814 N. Slappey Blvd., Albany - Grade: 93 Waffle House, 1009 W. 2nd St., Tifton - Grade: 91 J. Harvey's Buffet & Steaks, 1700 1st Ave. SE, Moultrie - Grade: 90 Waffle House, 1702 E. Oglethorpe Blvd., Albany - Grade: 89 New China Buffet, 517 1st Ave. SE, Moultrie - Grade: 88 Oscar's Place, 10865 Dickey St., Morgan - Grade: 86 Maryland Fried Chicken, 207 E. Oglethorpe Blvd., Albany - Grade: 81 Doc's BBQ, 4099 South Depot St., Leary - Grade: 81 JoJo's, 106 S. Magnolia St., Tifton - Grade: 79 Denham's One Stop, 2731 N. Highway 41 S, Sycamore - Grade: 78 La Cabana Familiar Restaurant, 320 Talmadge Dr., Moultrie - Grade: 74 Little Caesar's Pizza, 1876 U.S. Highway 82 W., Tifton - Grade: 68 Restaurants are inspected every six months, but if you see a potential violation let your county health department know about it.
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