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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
WACO CONVENTION CENTER100 WASHINGTON AVEWACO7670144-16-2014 X
WHATABURGER #454420 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671004-16-2014 X
BIG DADDYIES SPORTS BAR700 E PARK STWACO7670504-15-2014 X
BUSH'S GOLD-N-CRISP CHICKEN1704 S VALLEY MILLS DRBEVERLY HILLS7671104-15-2014 X
CEFCO #823001 GHOLSON RDWACO7670534-15-2014 X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #104439 LAKE SHORE DRWACO7671094-15-2014 X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #4616 LAKE AIR DRWACO7671004-15-2014 X
COMFORT SUITES BAYLOR NORTH810 N JACK KULTGEN EXPYWACO7670504-15-2014 X
CRESTVIEW MANOR RETIREMENT1400 E LAKE SHORE DRWACO76708184-15-2014 X
EL CRUCERO CAFE2505 ROBINSON DRWACO7670634-15-2014 X
FOOD MART1624 W WACO DRWACO76701104-15-2014 X
NEWK'S EXPRESS CAFE2716 W LOOP 340WACO7671104-15-2014 X
NORS SAUSAGE & BURGER HOUSE128 N MAIN STWEST76691144-15-2014 X
PAPA BEAR'S3015 GHOLSON RDWACO7670594-15-2014 X
PILOT TRAVEL CENTER/W SUBWAY8055 S IH 35ROBINSON7670674-15-2014 X
PIZZA INN4315 LAKE SHORE DRWACO7671074-15-2014 X
SONIC DRIVE IN #2 OF BELLMEAD1515 N IH 35BELLMEAD7670504-15-2014 X
TAQUERIA PABLO2624 N 18TH STWACO76708144-15-2014 X
BUD'S TIGER STOP201 W OAK STWEST7669164-14-2014 X
CARITAS300 S 15TH STWACO7670104-14-2014 X
CHURCH'S CHICKEN #01121325 E WACO DRWACO7670464-14-2014 X
FAIRFIELD INN5805 WOODWAY DRWOODWAY7671204-14-2014X
FAMILY DOLLAR #49161011 E CREST DRLACY LAKEVIEW7670504-14-2014 X
LA VEGA ISD WAREHOUSE3100 LATIMER STBELLMEAD7670504-14-2014 X
MAMA LENA'S PIZZA & SUBS, INC.705 NEW DALLAS HWY.LACY LAKEVIEW7670574-14-2014 X
MZ GROCERY STORE135 S MCLENNAN DRUNINC.-ELM MOTT 04-14-2014 X
PIZZA HUT- 8TH ST.1111 S 8TH STWACO7670684-14-2014 X
SOUTH BOSQUE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL1 WICKSON RDWOODWAY7671204-14-2014 X
WHATABURGER #357100 W LOOP 340WACO7671034-14-2014 X
WHATABURGER #454420 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO76710304-14-2014 X
WOODWAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL325 ESTATES DRWOODWAY7671264-14-2014 X
SUBWAY OF WEST209 S GEORGE KACIR DRWEST7669104-13-2014 X
AYCOCK'S OAKWOOD GROCERY2920 S 12TH STWACO7670604-11-2014 X
DUTY FIELD CONCESSION450 HUNGRY HILL RDEDDY7652404-11-2014 X
FAMILY DOLLAR STORE #42992304 FRANKLIN AVEWACO7670104-11-2014 X
JESSE'S TORTILLA FACTORY1226 WEBSTER AVEWACO7670604-11-2014 X
MEXICO LINDO1800 AVE DMOODY76557514-11-2014 X
QUICK STOP FOR FOOD & GAS3324 ROBINSON DRWACO7670604-11-2014 X
SONIC DRIVE IN-MCGREGOR926 W MCGREGOR DRMC GREGOR7665704-11-2014 X
TJ'S SPORTS BAR1807 FRANKLIN AVEWACO7670104-11-2014 X
TOM'S BURGERS6818 SANGER AVEWACO76710184-11-2014 X
WHAT ABOUT CUPCAKES108 N 25TH STWACO7671004-11-2014 X
ADULT DAY CARE & MENTAL HEALTH323 N 29TH STWACO7671064-10-2014X
BUFFALO WILD WINGS4225 FRANKLIN AVEWACO7671084-10-2014 X
CAFE CAPPUCCINO903 N HEWITT DRHEWITT7664384-10-2014 X
CAMERON PARK ZOO- PLAZA CAFE1707 N 4TH STWACO7670704-10-2014 X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #52736 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671034-10-2014 X
CHURCH'S CHICKEN #01121325 E WACO DRWACO76704194-10-2014 X
GUT PAK SHAK1600 SPEIGHT AVEWACO7670604-10-2014 X
HEITMILLER'S STEAKHOUSE4509 N IH 35LACY LAKEVIEW7670504-10-2014 X
KELLY'S BBQ, INC.1817 ALEXANDER AVEWACO7670804-10-2014 X
LUCKY LOTTO FOOD MART #1529 E PARK STWACO7670464-10-2014X
NORS SAUSAGE & BURGER HOUSE128 N MAIN STWEST76691284-10-2014 X
PROVIDENCE HEALTH CENTER6901 MEDICAL PKWYWACO7671284-10-2014 X
TREE TOP CONCESSIONS1707 N 4TH STWACO7670704-10-2014 X
AYCOCK'S OAKWOOD GROCERY2920 S 12TH STWACO76706434-09-2014 X
BREAD OF LIFE FOOD PANTRY912 E LOOP 340BELLMEAD7670504-09-2014 X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #4616 LAKE AIR DRWACO76710274-09-2014 X
CHINA SPRING MART12815 CHINA SPRING RDUNINC.-CHINA SPRING 44-09-2014 X
HEART OF TEXAS SOCCER ASSOC6101 AIRPORT DRWACO7670864-09-2014 X
KRITTERS AT KIDZ ZONE PLAYCARE211 CHAMA DRHEWITT7664304-09-2014 X
LULA JANE'S406 ELM AVEWACO7670404-09-2014 X
MONTES MEXICAN RESTAURANT100 CZECH INN DRWEST7669174-09-2014 X
OSO'S215 MARY AVEWACO7671004-09-2014 X
QUICK STOP FOR FOOD & GAS3324 ROBINSON DRWACO76706224-09-2014 X
ALEXIS REST. MOBILE 89V-TT52225 FRANKLIN AVEWACO7670104-08-2014 X
ALEXIS RESTAURANT MOB AT558202225 FRANKLIN AVEWACO7670104-08-2014 X
CAFE CAPPUCCINO # 14700 BOSQUE BLVDWACO7671074-08-2014 X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #104439 LAKE SHORE DRWACO76710264-08-2014 X
COMFORT SUITES BAYLOR NORTH810 N JACK KULTGEN EXPYWACO76705114-08-2014 X
HEITMILLER'S STEAKHOUSE4509 N IH 35LACY LAKEVIEW76705384-08-2014 X
KRISTY'S KREATIONS235 N HEWITT DRHEWITT7664304-08-2014X
LEE'S QUICK PACK1612 GHOLSON RDWACO7670404-08-2014 X
MCDOWELL CAFE STORE600 E WACO DRWACO7670404-08-2014 X
PAPA BEAR'S3015 GHOLSON RDWACO76705134-08-2014 X
SHIPLEY DONUTS318 N HEWITT DRHEWITT7664364-08-2014 X
SHIPLEY DONUTS- ROBINSON649 N ROBINSON DRROBINSON7670644-08-2014 X
UNCLE DAN'S OF HEWITT231 N HEWITT DRHEWITT7664354-08-2014 X
ANTIOCH COMMUNITY CHURCH510 N 20TH STWACO7670734-07-2014 X
BUSH'S GOLD-N-CRISP CHICKEN3632 N 19TH STWACO7670804-07-2014 X
BUSH'S GOLD-N-CRISP CHICKEN3632 N 19TH STWACO7670834-07-2014 X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #121620 S 18TH STWACO7670644-07-2014 X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #52736 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO76710284-07-2014 X
CHESALON3401 N 19TH STWACO7670844-07-2014 X
COLLIN STREET BAKERY701 N IH 35BELLMEAD7670504-07-2014 X
FAMILY DOLLAR STORE #23681809 SUMMER AVEWACO7670804-07-2014 X
H & B PACKING COMPANY, INC.702 FORREST STWACO7670404-07-2014 X
H.E.B. FOOD STORE #5839100 WOODWAY DRWOODWAY7671234-07-2014 X
HEWITT ELEMENTARY CAFETERIA9609 PANTHER WAYHEWITT7664304-07-2014 X
METHODIST HOME BOYS RANCH1439 METHODIST RANCH RDUNINC.-WACO 04-07-2014 X
SMASHBURGER1230 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671094-07-2014 X
SONIC DRIVE IN #1 OF BELLMEAD3618 BELLMEAD DRBELLMEAD7670504-07-2014 X
SONIC DRIVE IN #2 OF BELLMEAD1515 N IH 35BELLMEAD76705134-07-2014 X
TOKYO GARDENS CATERING9100 WOODWAY DRWOODWAY7671204-07-2014 X
WOODGATE INTERMEDIATE9400 CHAPEL RDWACO7671204-07-2014 X
CAMERON PARK ZOO- PLAZA CAFE1707 N 4TH STWACO76707224-04-2014 X
IN AND OUT SACK1025 S 18TH STWACO7670634-04-2014 X
JESTERS ON LA SALLE2119 LA SALLE AVEWACO7670604-04-2014 X
JUST ONE MORE4677 SPRING VALLEY RDUNINC.-LORENA 34-04-2014 X
MCDONALD'S RESTAURANT #20101225 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671034-04-2014 X