The following food service establishment inspection reports were provided by the Environmental Health Division of the Rockdale County Health Department and the Newton County Health Department. Restaurants that score from 90 to 100 get a letter grade A; those that rate 80-89 get a B; a tally of 70-79 is a C; and below 70 is a U, or unacceptable. A restaurant scoring 70 or above is allowed to operate if there are no critical violations. If a facility is rated U on consecutive inspections, it must close and the owner must prove that it can be operated safely before reopening is allowed.
· Domino's Pizza #5729, 59-U, 1200A West Ave., Conyers. Date: Jan. 6
Violations: Person in charge not performing duties as required. Person in charge not able to demonstrate knowledge of food safety procedure or health of employees. Employees not washing hands before changing gloves. Bare-hand contact with ready-to-eat food. No paper towels in restroom. Chicken wings not holding at the proper temperature. Prepared product stored past expiration date. No thermometers provided to check temperatures of foods existing pizza oven. Improper sign for no smoking. In-use utensils stored on cloth and prep table. Damaged door gasket seal on walk-in cooler. Person in charge states no test strips for sanitizer for ware wash sink. Soiled door gasket seal on walk-in cooler. No toilet paper in restroom. Pizza oven and venthood soiled with grease/dust residue.
· Domino's Pizza #5729 - Recheck, 96-A, Date: Jan. 16
Violations: Damaged door gasket seal on walk-in cooler. Soiled door gasket seal on walk-in cooler. Dumpster lids open, not closed as required. Dust build-up on venthood filters and fans of pizza oven.
· Tasty Treats Italian Ice, 100-A, 1680 Ga. Highway 138, Conyers. Date: Jan. 13
· Waffle House #514, 82-B, 1420 Ga. Highway 138, Conyers. Date: Jan. 13
Violations: Potentially hazardous food requiring cold holding not held at the proper temperature. Product held past expiration date. Damaged door gasket seal on reach-in cooler. Reach-in cooler not holding proper temperatures. Damaged drawer on sandwich board. Soiled door gasket seals on several reach-in coolers. No covered trash container in ladies' restroom. Good general cleaning needed in dry storage area.
· LongHorn Steakhouse, 94-A, 1300 Iris Drive, Conyers. Date: Jan. 13
Violations: Mold-like substance in ice maker. Wet utensils stored stacked on one another. Deteriorating fryer basket still in use. Several soiled door gasket seals on reach-in coolers. Residue build-up on outside of equipment.
· Waffle House #1253, 84-B, 1820 Ga. Highway 138, Conyers. Date: Jan. 14
Violations: Mold-like substance in ice maker. Out-of-date milk stored with in-date milk. Personal care product stored with food product. In-use knife stored in crevice. Rusted shelves in reach-in cooler by grill. Several soiled door gasket seals on reach-in coolers. Residue built up on outside of equipment.