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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 47 specific items. The report focuses on factors most related to food safety and preventing food borne illness. Violations receive demerit points ranging from one to three 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.

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. A customer may request a food establishment to show them a copy of the most recent inspection report. This allows the customer to see all the conditions that determined the score.

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, mobile food vendors, meals on wheels, etc. All establishments receive a minimum of two inspections per year.

Recent Food Scores


BusinessAddressCityZipScoreInspection DatePermitRenewalReinspection6 Months Checkup
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 DRWACO7670605-20-2015 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 35BELLMEAD7670505-20-2015 X
LITTLE CAESAR'S PIZZA1320 S VALLEY MILLS DRBEVERLY HILLS7671105-20-2015 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 STWACO7670605-19-2015 X
D & M CONVENIENCE STORE501 E WACO DRWACO7670435-19-2015 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 DRROBINSON7670645-19-2015 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 DRWOODWAY7671235-18-2015 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 DRBELLMEAD7670505-18-2015 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 AVEWACO76706145-15-2015 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 STROBINSON76706115-14-2015 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 BLVDBELLMEAD7670545-14-2015 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 35BELLMEAD7670505-13-2015 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 STBELLMEAD7670545-13-2015 X
LITTLE CAESAR'S PIZZA1320 S VALLEY MILLS DRBEVERLY HILLS76711105-13-2015 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 35BELLMEAD7670565-13-2015 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 STWACO7670695-12-2015 X
CRAWFORD FOOD STORE6756 N LONE STAR PKWYCRAWFORD7663805-12-2015 X
JAMBA JUICE4300 W WACO DRWACO7671065-12-2015 X
MR. SNOW817 TULANE STBEVERLY HILLS7671105-12-2015 X
PUPUCERIA MIX-COMMISSARY1709 S VALLEY MILLS DRBEVERLY HILLS7671105-12-2015X
PUPUCERIA MIX-MOBILE1709 S VALLEY MILLS DRBEVERLY HILLS7671105-12-2015X
ROCKET CAFE305 S ROBINSON DRROBINSON7670605-12-2015 X
SHOWTIME CLUB1821 LA SALLE AVEWACO7670635-12-2015 X
SKATE COUNTRY500 N LOOP 340BELLMEAD7670535-12-2015 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
ESKIMO HUT1500 S VALLEY MILLS DRBEVERLY HILLS7671145-11-2015 X
FAMILY DOLLAR #7576125 S MAIN STWEST7669135-11-2015 X
POPPA ROLLO'S PIZZA, INC703 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO76710135-11-2015 X
SONIC DRIVE IN647 N ROBINSON DRROBINSON7670635-11-2015 X
SOUTH WACO NUTRITION2930 DUTTON AVEWACO7671105-11-2015 X
THE OLIVE BRANCH215 S 2ND STWACO7670105-11-2015 X
ALON #1154200 W WACO DRWACO7671005-08-2015 X
BUSH'S CHICKEN1122 MARKETPLACE DRWACO7671135-08-2015 X
C & S KETTLE KORN & MORE9403 GIMME CT.GRANBURY7604935-08-2015 X
FAMILY DOLLAR STORE #33781404 N 34TH STWACO7671005-08-2015 X
MASTER'S WORKSHOP CAMP, THE179 CHURCH CAMP LNROBINSON7670605-08-2015 X
MUTUALISTA HALL2214 S 15TH STWACO7670605-08-2015 X
SCHWAN'S(12757)HOME SERVICES22002 WOODWAY DRWACO7671205-08-2015 X