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Food Inspection Scores

What does the inspection score mean?

The smaller the score the better. The inspection score is based on the total number of demerits received for violations identified during the inspection.

Demerits are given only to those violations most critical to food safety. The inspection report is risk-based with 27 specific items. The report specifically targets factors most related to preventing food borne illness. Violations receive demerit points ranging from three to five points for each violation. Other minor violations may exist but are not assigned demerit points.

Corrections of violations may be accomplished during the inspection or within a specified time frame. Follow-up inspections are provided as needed to ensure violations are corrected. The demerit score will not reflect if corrections were made during the inspection.

Since scores range from 0-100 with the lower score being better, it should be noted that any establishment receiving more than 30 demerits will automatically receive more stringent corrective actions including additional inspections and possible temporary closure. Establishments may request follow up inspections to improve their score if their previous inspection score was greater than 20.

A score is only an indicator of the conditions found at the time of inspection. It is not to be the sole criteria to determine if it is okay to eat at a particular establishment. The score does not reflect consumer expectations such as a "0" score meaning absolutely perfect conditions.

The businesses shown are a variety of establishments required to be permitted and inspected. These include not only restaurants but also convenience stores, grocery stores, specialty stores, school cafeterias, nursing homes, institutions, child care kitchens, bars, temporary food booths at special events, mobile food vendors, meals on wheels, etc. All establishments receive a minimum of two inspections per year.

Recent Food Scores


BusinessAddressCityZipScoreInspection DatePermitRenewalReinspection6 Months Checkup
DOLLAR GENERAL # 148065229 N HWY 6WACO7671205-21-2015 X
FAMILY DOLLAR #7576125 S MAIN STWEST7669105-21-2015 X
HEITMILLER STEAKHOUSE2805 W LOOP 340WACO7671205-21-2015X
L-3 WACO CAFE7420 MAEHR RDWACO76705475-21-2015 X
LOS CHILANGO 2925 E WACO DRWACO7670405-21-2015X
MCDONALD'S # 3297210200 CHINA SPRING RDWACO7670805-21-2015 X
OUT WEST BAR & GRILL301 S MAIN STWEST7669145-21-2015 X
SHIPLEY DONUTS OF CHINA SPRING10324 CHINA SPRING RDWACO7670835-21-2015 X
STARBUCKS COFFEE #89982452 W LOOP 340WACO76711000005-21-2015 X
WACO'S BESTYETT SANDWICH SHOP254 BESTYETT LNUNINC.-BOSQUEVILLE 05-21-2015 X
CARMEN'S CORNER STOP100 N LOOP 340BELLMEAD 135-20-2015 X
CHICK-FIL-A AT RICHLAND MALL6001 W WACO DRWACO7671005-20-2015 X
DALLAS FOOD MART1210 NEW DALLAS HWYBELLMEAD 35-20-2015 X
DAYLIGHT DONUTS-HEWITT324 N HEWITT DRHEWITT7664365-20-2015 X
DIVA RESTAURANT - COMMISSARY1114 N 15TH STWACO7670705-20-2015 X
EL ARRIERO - COMMISSARY3616 N 19TH STWACO7670875-20-2015 X
G Q'S LIQUOR STORE3125 ROBINSON DRWACO76706000005-20-2015 X
GREATER NEW LIGHT MISSIONARY B925 N 18TH STWACO7670705-20-2015 X
HOMESTEAD MARKET169 HALBERT LNUNINC.-CHALK BLUFF 75-20-2015 X
LA MICHOACANA MEAT MARKET1300 RICHLAND DRWACO76710255-20-2015 X
LITTLE CAESAR'S PIZZA1517 N IH 35BELLMEAD 05-20-2015 X
LITTLE CAESAR'S PIZZA1320 S VALLEY MILLS DRBEVERLY HILLS 05-20-2015 X
MCALISTER'S DELI #5121505 HEWITT DRWACO7671205-20-2015 X
MCDONALD'S # 3297210200 CHINA SPRING RDWACO76708235-20-2015 X
TAQUERIA GUERRERO-MOBILE1114 N 15TH STWACO7670805-20-2015 X
TRES MEXICAN RESTAURANT723 S 6TH STWACO7670605-20-2015 X
WACO BAR SUPPLY225 LA SALLE AVEWACO7670605-20-2015 X
ADAM'S DRIVE IN1721 TRICE AVEWACO7670705-19-2015 X
CENIKOR3015 HERRING AVEWACO7670835-19-2015 X
CHURCH'S CHICKEN # 16833903 N 19TH STWACO7670805-19-2015 X
CIRCLE BINGO CONCESSIONS2315 ROBINSON DRWACO7670675-19-2015 X
COMMON GROUNDS1123 S 8TH STWACO76706000005-19-2015 X
D & M CONVENIENCE STORE501 E WACO DRWACO76704000035-19-2015 X
NICK'S AND DAVE RESALE1505 N 15TH STWACO7670705-19-2015 X
POPPA ROLLO'S PIZZA-HEWITT1201 HEWITT DRWACO7671205-19-2015X
TAQUERIA LAS TAPATIAS402 N ROBINSON DRROBINSON 45-19-2015 X
THE RANCH EL RANCHO2315 ROBINSON DRWACO7670665-19-2015 X
WENDY'S #80431417 HEWITT DRWACO76712145-19-2015 X
WHATABURGER #7241528 HEWITT DRWACO7671235-19-2015 X
BED BATH AND BEYOND #14064633 S JACK KULTGEN EXPYWACO7671105-18-2015 X
MARCO'S PIZZA100 MIDWAY CENTER DRWOODWAY76712123435-18-2015 X
MART FOOD MART405 TEXAS AVEMART76664185-18-2015 X
OLIVE GARDEN RESTAURANT #12225921 W WACO DRWACO76710225-18-2015 X
TACO BELL-HEWITT1101 HEWITT DRWACO7671235-18-2015 X
THE CORNER STOP2524 COLONIAL AVEWACO76707105-18-2015 X
TIME OUT SPORTS BAR4114 BELLMEAD DRBELLMEAD 05-18-2015 X
RED BARN, THE2025 PROCTOR AVEWACO7670865-17-2015 X
900 DEGREES PIZZERIA703 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671005-15-2015 X
ALON #1316800 SANGER AVEWACO7671005-15-2015 X
BAREFOOT SKI RANCH5347 OLD MEXIA RDUNINC.-AXTELL 225-15-2015 X
DUBL-R BURGER / RIVERBEND PK-N1001 W LAKE SHORE DRWACO7670805-15-2015 X
DUBL-R BURGER / RIVERBEND PK-S1001 W LAKE SHORE DRWACO7670835-15-2015 X
FAST EDDIE'S412 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671065-15-2015 X
GRIFF'S GROCERY & RESTAURANT10400 WORTHAM BEND RDWACO76708155-15-2015 X
NINFA'S MEXICAN RESTAURANT220 S 3RD STWACO7670105-15-2015 X
TEXAS ROADHOUSE - WACO2729 LA SALLE AVEWACO767060000145-15-2015 X
WEST V.F.W. POST #4819715 S REAGAN STWEST7669165-15-2015 X
5TH STREET ICE HOUSE500 AUSTIN AVEWACO7670175-14-2015 X
ALON #1304716 BOSQUE BLVDWACO7671005-14-2015 X
BROOKSHIRE FOOD STORE #90100 PEPLOW STROBINSON 115-14-2015 X
CLARK STORE #22901 FRANKLIN AVEWACO76710295-14-2015 X
DAVIS KRISPY CHICKEN2307 FRANKLIN AVEWACO7670105-14-2015 X
DICHOTOMY COFFEE AND SPIRITS508 AUSTIN AVEWACO7670105-14-2015 X
KEM'S (HOLIDAY INN-BELLMEAD)1801 DEVELOPMENT BLVDBELLMEAD 45-14-2015 X
LOLITA'S TORTILLERIA1911 FRANKLIN AVEWACO76701255-14-2015 X
NEW SEVEN HEAVEN1724 RICHTER STWACO7671105-14-2015 X
PORTOFINO'S725 AUSTIN AVEWACO76701365-14-2015 X
RAISING CANE'S CHICKEN FINGERS4212 FRANKLIN AVEWACO7671035-14-2015 X
SACRED HEART PARISH ACT. CTR.2710 SPEIGHT AVEWACO7671135-14-2015 X
TAQUERIA EL MEXICANO GRILLE #91420 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671035-14-2015 X
TAQUERIA GUERRERO1114 N 15TH STWACO7670845-14-2015X
TAQUERIA GUERRERO-COMMISSARY1114 N 15TH STWACO7670805-14-2015X
BEST WESTERN PLUS1502 N IH 35BELLMEAD 05-13-2015 X
BURGER KING #2395/QSR BURGERS1210 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671075-13-2015 X
EL PRIMO-MOBILE 95R-KX81311 ELM AVEWACO7670405-13-2015 X
FAITH ACADEMY CHILD CARE301 CHERRY STWACO7670405-13-2015 X
IHOP4019 S JACK KULTGEN EXPYWACO76706315-13-2015 X
LA SALUD3101 BEALE STBELLMEAD 45-13-2015 X
LITTLE CAESAR'S PIZZA1320 S VALLEY MILLS DRBEVERLY HILLS 105-13-2015 X
MAGIC CHINA221 N JACK KULTGEN EXPYWACO7670675-13-2015 X
POPPA ROLLO'S PIZZA, INC703 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671005-13-2015 X
QUALITY INN & SUITES1508 N IH 35BELLMEAD 65-13-2015 X
READ'S FOOD STORE515 E TEXAS AVEMART7666405-13-2015 X
TRES MEXICAN RESTAURANT723 S 6TH STWACO76706185-13-2015 X
TWO AMIGOS MEXICAN FOOD208 N MAIN STWEST7669175-13-2015 X
WILLIAMS SOCCER FACILITY CONCE1612 S UNIVERSITY PARKS DRWACO7670605-13-2015X
COACH'S SMOKE330 AUSTIN AVEWACO7670105-12-2015X
COMMON GROUNDS1123 S 8TH STWACO76706000095-12-2015 X
CRAWFORD FOOD STORE6756 N LONE STAR PKWYCRAWFORD76638000005-12-2015 X
JAMBA JUICE4300 W WACO DRWACO7671065-12-2015 X
MR. SNOW817 TULANE STBEVERLY HILLS 05-12-2015 X
PUPUCERIA MIX-COMMISSARY1709 S VALLEY MILLS DRBEVERLY HILLS 05-12-2015X
PUPUCERIA MIX-MOBILE1709 S VALLEY MILLS DRBEVERLY HILLS 05-12-2015X
ROCKET CAFE305 S ROBINSON DRROBINSON 05-12-2015 X
SHOWTIME CLUB1821 LA SALLE AVEWACO7670635-12-2015 X
SKATE COUNTRY500 N LOOP 340BELLMEAD 35-12-2015 X
STOCKYARD CAFE20647 N IH 35UNINC.-WEST 35-12-2015 X
TAQUERIA EL MEXICANO GRILLE #91420 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO76710425-12-2015 X
BEN'S SHORT STOP #2603 S 18TH STWACO7670635-11-2015 X
CEFCO #855601 BAGBY AVEWACO7671165-11-2015 X