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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
OLD SCHOOL2812 N 19TH STWACO76708010-09-2014 X
SUBWAY #6183724 LA SALLE AVEWACO76706010-09-2014X
TREE TOP CONCESSIONS1707 N 4TH STWACO76707010-09-2014 X
135 PRIME1201 HEWITT DRWACO76712010-08-2014 X
ADULT DAY CARE & MENTAL HEALTH323 N 29TH STWACO76710610-08-2014 X
BRONC'S RESTAURANT565 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO76710010-08-2014X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #4616 LAKE AIR DRWACO76710610-08-2014 X
EL PRIMO- COMMISSARY1311 ELM AVEWACO76705010-08-2014 X
EL PRIMO- MOBILE BVO-30181311 ELM AVEWACO76704010-08-2014 X
FAMILY DOLLAR STORE #23681809 SUMMER AVEWACO76708310-08-2014 X
FAMILY DOLLAR STORES INC #4046718 N NEW RDWACO76710010-08-2014 X
LITTLE ROCKET'S DAY CARE300 S ROBINSON DRROBINSON76706010-08-2014 X
MAZZIO'S PIZZA259 N HEWITT DRHEWITT76643410-08-2014 X
MCDONALD'S #144843733 N 19TH STWACO76708310-08-2014 X
PIZZA HUT- 8TH ST.1111 S 8TH STWACO76706010-08-2014 X
SHIPLEY DONUTS318 N HEWITT DRHEWITT76643310-08-2014 X
STRIPES # 24499400 CHINA SPRING RDWACO76708010-08-2014X
TAQUERIA GUERRERO - MOBILE608 AUSTIN AVEWACO76701010-08-2014X
WARD'S LIQUOR STORE4020 BOSQUE BLVDWACO76710010-08-2014X
BELLMEAD BINGO3705 BELLMEAD DRBELLMEAD76705010-07-2014 X
CAFE CAPPUCCINO903 N HEWITT DRHEWITT76643510-07-2014 X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #104439 LAKE SHORE DRWACO767102310-07-2014 X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #52736 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO76710010-07-2014 X
FRED'S #24351000 S MAIN STMC GREGOR76657010-07-2014 X
H & M SNACKS SUDS INC.2020 N 25TH STWACO76708010-07-2014 X
H & M SNACKS SUDS INC.2020 N 25TH STWACO 010-07-2014 X
J B LUIGI'S ITALIAN RESTAURANT319 S MAIN STMC GREGOR76657410-07-2014 X
LEE'S PRECIOUS BEGINNINGS4007 W WACO DRWACO76710010-07-2014 X
MCDONALD'S RESTAURANT #17921913 HEWITT DRWACO76712010-07-2014 X
MOLLY'S MEXICAN REST.-CKV40303211 BELLMEAD DRBELLMEAD76705410-07-2014 X
RATSO'S PRIVATE CLUB6289 N HWY 6UNINC.-SPEEGLEVILLE 010-07-2014 X
SONIC DRIVE IN #2 OF BELLMEAD1515 N IH 35BELLMEAD76705610-07-2014 X
SUBWAY OF WEST209 S GEORGE KACIR DRWEST76691010-07-2014 X
TAQUERIA GUERRERO - MOBILE2901 N 18TH STWACO76708010-07-2014 X
WACO CONVENTION CENTER100 WASHINGTON AVEWACO76701310-07-2014 X
WHATABURGER #454420 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO76710310-07-2014 X
A BEVERAGE BARN4207 BELLMEAD DRBELLMEAD76705010-06-2014X
BILL LOGUE JUVENILE JUSTICE2601 GHOLSON RDWACO76704010-06-2014 X
BUSH'S CHICKEN1122 MARKETPLACE DRWACO76711310-06-2014 X
CAMERON PARK ZOO- PLAZA CAFE1707 N 4TH STWACO76707010-06-2014 X
DOLLAR GENERAL STORE # 959610208 CHINA SPRING RDWACO767081210-06-2014 X
EL RINCON1213 CLAY AVEWACO76706010-06-2014 X
EL RINCON AY4 77581213 CLAY AVEWACO76706010-06-2014 X
EL RINCON BE3 80861213 CLAY AVEWACO76706010-06-2014 X
EL RINCON COMMISSARY1213 CLAY AVEWACO76706010-06-2014 X
EL RINCON MOBILE 110791213 CLAY AVEWACO76706010-06-2014 X
LEAL'S COMPANY L.L.C.9000 PANTHER DRWOODWAY76712010-06-2014 X
LEAL'S COMPANY L.L.C.9000 PANTHER DRWOODWAY 010-06-2014 X
MAIN & BROADWAY BEVERAGE CO.318 N MAIN STWEST76691010-06-2014 X
MART FOOD MART405 W TEXAS AVEMART76664610-06-2014 X
MCDONALD'S RESTAURANT #215894330 FRANKLIN AVEWACO767102310-06-2014 X
NEWK'S EXPRESS CAFE2716 W LOOP 340WACO767111410-06-2014 X
SPEEDY PAC EXXON4304 BELLMEAD DRBELLMEAD76705010-06-2014X
BUSH'S CHICKEN-BELLMEAD4112 BELLMEAD DRBELLMEAD76705010-03-2014 X
POPEYE'S CHICKEN1523 N IH 35BELLMEAD76705010-03-2014 X
ROSSATI'S CHICAGO PIZZA824 HEWITT DRWACO76712010-03-2014 X
ROSSATI'S CHICAGO PIZZA824 HEWITT DRWACO 010-03-2014 X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #121620 S 18TH STWACO76706010-02-2014 X
CRICKET'S DRAFT HOUSE211 MARY AVEWACO76701510-02-2014 X
JUMPIN JOHN'S3130 N 18TH STWACO76708010-02-2014 X
LA FIESTA # 13815 FRANKLIN AVEWACO76710010-02-2014 X
LIQUOR CITY301 LA SALLE AVEWACO76706310-02-2014X
PIZZA INN4315 LAKE SHORE DRWACO76710010-02-2014 X
SHIPLEY DONUTS- ROBINSON649 N ROBINSON DRROBINSON76706610-02-2014 X
SUBWAY #33936600 HEWITT DRWACO76712010-02-2014X
SUBWAY #33936600 HEWITT DRWACO 010-02-2014X
BOARDWALK ON ELM - COMMISSARY821 CLIFTON STWACO76704010-01-2014 X
CRAWFORD FOOD STORE6756 N LONE STAR PKWYCRAWFORD76638010-01-2014 X
DAIRY QUEEN-MCGREGOR1310 W MCGREGOR DRMC GREGOR76657010-01-2014 X
DUBL-R MOBILE1810 HERRING AVEWACO76708010-01-2014 X
PIZZA HUT- 8TH ST.1111 S 8TH STWACO76706710-01-2014 X
PIZZA HUT- 8TH ST.1111 S 8TH STWACO 710-01-2014 X
PIZZA INN4315 LAKE SHORE DRWACO767102210-01-2014 X
RAMADA INN-HEWITT778 SUN VALLEY BLVDHEWITT76643010-01-2014 X
SONIC DRIVE IN #1 OF BELLMEAD3618 BELLMEAD DRBELLMEAD76705810-01-2014 X
SONIC DRIVE IN-MCGREGOR926 W MCGREGOR DRMC GREGOR766571610-01-2014 X
STRIPES #12038514 SUN VALLEY BLVDHEWITT76643510-01-2014 X
WATSON'S LIQUOR, BEER, WINE1400 E WACO DRWACO76704010-01-2014 X
AMF WESTVIEW LANES4565 W WACO DRWACO7671039-30-2014 X
AMF WESTVIEW LANES4565 W WACO DRWACO7671039-30-2014 X
BAYLOR MEMORIAL CAFETERIA1425 S 8TH STWACO 09-30-2014 X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #52736 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO76710139-30-2014 X
DOLLAR TREE STORE # 20781428 WOODED ACRES DRWACO7671069-30-2014 X
GEORGE'S RESTAURANT & BAR # 21201 HEWITT DRWACO7671239-30-2014 X
H.E.B. FOOD STORE #5839100 WOODWAY DRWOODWAY 79-30-2014 X
HEB #0643801 N 19TH STWACO7670879-30-2014 X
JIMMY JOHN'S4267 N IH 35LACY LAKEVIEW7670539-30-2014 X
KUMA520 AUSTIN AVEWACO7671039-30-2014X
OLD COUNTRY SMOKEHOUSE6313 S UNIVERSITY PARKS DRUNINC.-WACO 39-30-2014 X
RATSO'S PRIVATE CLUB6289 N HWY 6UNINC.-SPEEGLEVILLE 69-30-2014 X
SAM'S GROCERIES1426 HERRING AVEWACO7670809-30-2014 X
TOKYO GARDENS CATERING9100 WOODWAY DRWOODWAY7671209-30-2014 X
CARINO'S ITALIAN GRILL1411 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671079-29-2014 X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #09905 HEWITT DRWACO7671239-29-2014 X
FRIENDSHIP CENTER (M.O.W.)501 W WACO DRWACO7670709-29-2014 X
GARIBALDI'S RESTAURANT3319 BROOK CIRWACO7670779-29-2014 X
HAP'S ICE HOUSE1905 N 39TH STWACO7670799-29-2014 X
HOMESTEAD GROCERY206 HALBERT LNUNINC.-CHALK BLUFF 09-29-2014 X
MART FOOD MART405 W TEXAS AVEMART76664329-29-2014 X
PETER PIPER PIZZA120 S NEW RDWACO76710159-29-2014 X