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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
L-3 COMMUNICATIONS/ARAMARK7420 MAEHR RDWACO76705164-29-2014 X
LITTLE CAESAR'S PIZZA225 N HEWITT DRHEWITT7664334-29-2014 X
QUALITY INN & SUITES1508 N IH 35BELLMEAD7670534-29-2014 X
READ'S FOOD STORE515 E TEXAS AVEMART7666404-29-2014 X
ROCKET CAFE305 S ROBINSON DRROBINSON7670674-29-2014 X
SONIC DRIVE IN647 N ROBINSON DRROBINSON7670684-29-2014 X
THE OLIVE BRANCH215 S 2ND STWACO7670154-29-2014 X
THE PIT STOP #2211 S ROBINSON DRROBINSON76706224-29-2014 X
TWO AMIGOS MEXICAN FOOD208 N MAIN STWEST7669144-29-2014 X
WACO TRAVEL STOP1001 ENTERPRISE BLVDHEWITT7664304-29-2014X
ALON #129600 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO76710104-28-2014 X
DOLLAR GENERAL #14078500 8TH STMOODY7655704-28-2014 X
MCDONALD'S RESTAURANT #215894330 FRANKLIN AVEWACO7671004-28-2014 X
MEXICO LINDO1800 AVE DMOODY7655704-28-2014 X
NEWMAN'S QUICK STOP1500 S HWY 317MOODY7655704-28-2014 X
ALON #1304716 BOSQUE BLVDWACO7671074-25-2014 X
BROOKSHIRE FOOD STORE #90100 PEPLOW STROBINSON7670634-25-2014 X
BUSH'S CHICKEN637 N ROBINSON DRROBINSON76706104-25-2014 X
FUTURE MINDS809 LENOX AVEWACO7670404-25-2014 X
MCDONALD'S RESTAURANT #215894330 FRANKLIN AVEWACO76710184-25-2014 X
MEXICO LINDO1800 AVE DMOODY76557444-25-2014 X
NORS SAUSAGE & BURGER HOUSE128 N MAIN STWEST7669144-25-2014 X
SHIPLEY DO-NUTS600 N LOOP 340BELLMEAD76705104-25-2014 X
SLOVACEK'S214 MELODIE DRWEST76691204-25-2014 X
T-BO'S BAR BQ4024 ORCHARD LNWACO7670504-25-2014 X
THE COFFEE SHOP1005 W MCGREGOR DRMC GREGOR7665734-25-2014 X
TWO AMIGOS MEXICAN FOOD208 N MAIN STWEST76691364-25-2014 X
CHOPSTICKS #51101 WOODED ACRES DRWACO76710224-24-2014 X
COMMON GROUNDS1123 S 8TH STWACO7670634-24-2014 X
COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT101 WASHINGTON AVEWACO7670194-24-2014 X
CREST CHICKEN1009 E CREST DRLACY LAKEVIEW76705104-24-2014 X
DELTA INN1320 BEHRENS CIRBELLMEAD7670594-24-2014 X
EL POLLO PALENQUE-MOBILE1400 LA SALLE AVEWACO7670684-24-2014 X
GATOR STOP #3/CHURCH'S16075 N IH 35UNINC.-ROSS 264-24-2014 X
H.O.T. REGION MHMR CRISIS CARE1200 CLIFTON STWACO76704154-24-2014 X
HOMEWOOD SUITES BY HILTON5620 LEGENDLAKE PKWYWACO7671234-24-2014 X
LAKE AIR FOOD MART701 LAKE AIR DRWACO76710124-24-2014 X
MART FOOD MART405 W TEXAS AVEMART7666404-24-2014 X
MIDWAY FOOD MART621 N HEWITT DRHEWITT7664334-24-2014 X
PAPA BEAR'S-MOBILE #2 TX48LHH63015 GHOLSON RDWACO7670504-24-2014 X
PAPA MURPHY'S208 HEWITT DRWACO7671284-24-2014 X
SONNY'S BYOB2300 S LOOP 340WACO7670634-24-2014 X
SPRING VALLEY ELEMENTARY610 SPRING VALLEY RDHEWITT7664304-24-2014 X
TAQUERIA PABLO2624 N 18TH STWACO7670804-24-2014 X
AMERICAN LEGION POST-MCGREGOR202 S JEFFERSON STMC GREGOR7665704-23-2014 X
BUFFALO WILD WINGS4225 FRANKLIN AVEWACO7671004-23-2014 X
BURGER KING1521 N IH 35BELLMEAD7670534-23-2014 X
C & R SPORTS BAR1225 RICHLAND DRWACO76710114-23-2014 X
DOLLAR TREE STORE # 20781428 WOODED ACRES DRWACO7671004-23-2014 X
EL MANGO LOCO3114 BELLMEAD DRBELLMEAD7670564-23-2014 X
EL PRIMO- COMMISSARY1311 ELM AVEWACO7670574-23-2014 X
EL PRIMO- MOBILE BVO-30181311 ELM AVEWACO7670404-23-2014 X
EL PRIMO-MOBILE 95R-KX81311 ELM AVEWACO7670404-23-2014 X
EL TAQUITO1201 W HWY 84MC GREGOR7665744-23-2014 X
FRED'S #24351000 S MAIN STMC GREGOR7665704-23-2014 X
FUJI JAPANESE STEAKHOUSE5901 W WACO DRWACO76710334-23-2014 X
J B LUIGI'S ITALIAN RESTAURANT319 S MAIN STMC GREGOR7665704-23-2014 X
MCGREGOR RODEO ARENA1700 BLUEBONNET PKWYMC GREGOR7665744-23-2014 X
MIRTH1101 RICHLAND DRWACO7671004-23-2014 X
MUTUALISTA HALL2214 S 15TH STWACO7670664-23-2014 X
NORS SAUSAGE & BURGER HOUSE128 N MAIN STWEST76691334-23-2014 X
SCHLOTZSKY'S DELI621 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671074-23-2014 X
AMF LAKE AIR LANES4610 BOSQUE BLVDWACO76710184-22-2014 X
CHIPOTLE MEXICAN GRILL #11171115 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671094-22-2014 X
CRESTVIEW MANOR RETIREMENT1400 E LAKE SHORE DRWACO7670804-22-2014 X
DOLLAR GENERAL STORE #7757213 W TEXAS AVEMART7666434-22-2014 X
FAMILY DOLLAR STORE #4046718 N NEW RDWACO7671004-22-2014 X
READ'S FOOD STORE515 E TEXAS AVEMART76664164-22-2014 X
THE CATFISH HUT306 W TEXAS AVEMART7666404-22-2014 X
BELLMEAD FOOD MART3612 BELLMEAD DRBELLMEAD7670564-21-2014 X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #104439 LAKE SHORE DRWACO7671004-21-2014 X
CHIPOTLE MEXICAN GRILL #11171115 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO76710184-21-2014 X
CICI'S PIZZA1609 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO76710104-21-2014 X
DAIRY QUEEN-MCGREGOR1310 W MCGREGOR DRMC GREGOR7665704-21-2014 X
H & M SNACKS SUDS INC.2020 N 25TH STWACO7670804-21-2014 X
HOUSE WHERE JESUS SHINES18320 GHOLSON RDUNINC.-GHOLSON 34-21-2014 X
MCDONALD'S #144843733 N 19TH STWACO76708104-21-2014 X
MEXICO LINDO1800 AVE DMOODY76557304-21-2014 X
RAFI'S214 S MAIN STMC GREGOR7665704-21-2014 X
RUCKER PARK CONCESSIONS703 S SMYTH STMART7666474-21-2014 X
THE CATFISH HUT306 W TEXAS AVEMART76664104-21-2014X
DENNY'S2409 S NEW RDWACO7671104-17-2014 X
DEPAUL CENTER301 LONDONDERRY DRWACO7671204-17-2014 X
DIPPIN DOTS6001 W WACO DRWACO7671004-17-2014 X
ROYAL MANOR II9101 PANTHER WAYWACO7671244-17-2014 X
THE SHEPHERD'S HEART1401 N 34TH STWACO7671004-17-2014 X
CAMPUS KITCHEN209 SPEIGHT AVEWACO7670644-16-2014 X
DAIRY QUEEN3501 BELLMEAD DRBELLMEAD7670504-16-2014 X
LORENA ELEMENTARY CAFETERIA420 N HOUSTON STLORENA7665504-16-2014 X
LORENA HIGH SCHOOL CAFETERIA101 LEOPARD LNLORENA7665504-16-2014 X
LORENA MIDDLE SCHOOL CAFETERIA101 LEOPARD LNLORENA7665504-16-2014 X
MART FOOD MART405 W TEXAS AVEMART76664254-16-2014 X
MEADOWLANDS TERRACE3801 N MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DRWACO7670874-16-2014 X
MIRTH1101 RICHLAND DRWACO76710144-16-2014 X
MOLLY'S MEXICAN REST.-TRUCK3211 BELLMEAD DRWACO7670504-16-2014X
PANERA BREAD2516 W LOOP 340WACO7671104-16-2014 X
TACO BELL4513 N IH 35LACY LAKEVIEW7670504-16-2014 X
TOM'S BURGERS6818 SANGER AVEWACO7671034-16-2014 X
UNIVERSITY HIGH SCHOOL GYM3201 S NEW RDWACO7670604-16-2014 X
UNIVERSITY HIGH SCHOOL OUTDOOR3201 S NEW RDWACO7670604-16-2014 X