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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
RESTAURANT LA FE401 LAKE AIR DRWACO76710258-22-2013 X
SCRUFFY MURPHY'S1226 SPEIGHT AVEWACO 08-22-2013 X
SECRET CHEF OF WACO611 BOWDEN DRWACO7671008-22-2013 X
STRIPES LLC603 S VALLEY MILLS DRWACO 08-22-2013X
TAQUERIA CANCUN409 E MCGREGOR DRMC GREGOR7665708-22-2013X
A SPECIAL PLACE6423 LINDA STWACO7670808-21-2013 X
ALEXIS RESTAURANT2225 FRANKLIN AVEWACO7670148-21-2013 X
BUSH'S CHICKEN-WEST106 S GEORGE KACIR DRWEST7669168-21-2013 X
CHAPTER 11 NIGHT CLUB619 ESTHER STWACO7671008-21-2013 X
COLUMBUS AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH1115 COLUMBUS AVEWACO 08-21-2013 X
DAYS INN1504 N IH 35BELLMEAD 08-21-2013 X
DOMINO'S PIZZA- MOBILE 991-75G1201 SPEIGHT AVEWACO7670838-21-2013 X
HAMPTON INN4259 N IH 35LACY LAKEVIEW 08-21-2013 X
KNIGHTS INN1510 N IH 35BELLMEAD 08-21-2013 X
LULA'S QUICK STOP500 W OAK STWEST7669108-21-2013 X
MCGREGOR'S KIDS STOP CDC529 W MCGREGOR DRMC GREGOR7665708-21-2013 X
RESTAURANTE VILLANEUEVA927 S 18TH STWACO7670608-21-2013 X
SECRET CHEF OF WACO611 BOWDEN DRWACO7671098-21-2013 X
ST. LOUIS SCHOOL CAFETERIA2208 N 23RD STWACO7670808-21-2013 X
TEXAS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY1100 E LAKE SHORE DRWACO7670808-21-2013 X
TOYKO GARDEN CATERING LLC1821 S VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671178-21-2013X
TRUELOVE414 FRANKLIN AVEWACO7670108-21-2013 X
WEST SENIOR CENTER200 TOKIO RDWEST7669148-21-2013 X
BIG KIRK'S1410 AVE DMC GREGOR7665708-20-2013 X
WACO MISSIONS INC3316 J J FLEWELLEN RDWACO 08-20-2013 X
CENTRAL FREIGHT SALVAGE STORE5601 W WACO DRWACO7671008-19-2013 X
DAIRY QUEEN4021 N 19TH STWACO7670808-19-2013 X
DUBL-R OLD FASHIONED HAMBURGER1810 HERRING AVEWACO7670838-19-2013 X
FUDDRUCKER'S1411 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671008-19-2013 X
HEB GROCERY COMPANY LP1821 S VALLEY MILLS DRWACO 08-19-2013X
JASON'S DELI-WACO4302 W WACO DRWACO7671008-19-2013 X
LA NUEVA MICHOACANA1205 N 25TH STWACO7670708-19-2013 X
RESTAURANT LA FE401 LAKE AIR DRWACO76710328-19-2013 X
SAMI'S ICE CREAM & SMOOTHIES6001 W WACO DRWACO7671048-19-2013 X
STERLING HOUSE OF WACO1700 E LAKE SHORE DRWACO76708138-19-2013 X
WHISKY RIVER/ENERGY CLUB7524 BOSQUE BLVDWACO7671208-17-2013 X
BURRITO EXPRESS309 E TEXAS AVEMART 178-16-2013 X
CENTRAL UNITED METHODIST CHURC5740 BAGBY AVEWACO7671238-16-2013 X
DON LEAL'S409 N ROBINSON DRROBINSON 08-16-2013 X
MISSION WACO-MANNA HOUSE926 N 14TH STWACO7670708-16-2013 X
MOE'S CORNER FOOD STORE1025 W WACO DRWACO7670738-16-2013 X
QUAKER STEAK & LUBE2805 W LOOP 340WACO7671208-16-2013 X
QUICK STOP 1917 COLCORD AVEWACO76707138-16-2013 X
ROBINSON BAND BOOSTER500 W LYNDALE DRROBINSON 38-16-2013 X
ACES BAR & GRILL2911 PRIMROSE DRWACO7670638-15-2013 X
DANCING BEAR PUB1117 SPEIGHT AVEWACO7670608-15-2013 X
DOLLAR GENERAL STORE #106902415 N 18TH STWACO7670808-15-2013 X
DON LEAL'S409 N ROBINSON DRROBINSON 78-15-2013 X
EL PORTONSITO-MOBILE927 S 18TH STWACO7670608-15-2013 X
FAMILY DOLLAR STORE #4976624 E WACO DRWACO7670438-15-2013 X
LAST STOP1234 N 18TH STWACO76707138-15-2013 X
METRO BAR719 AUSTIN AVEWACO7670138-15-2013 X
MEXICAN TACO2021 SPEIGHT AVEWACO7670608-15-2013 X
MI TIENDA FOOD MART1500 BOSQUE BLVDWACO7670708-15-2013 X
OLYMPIC COMPANY FAMILY RESTAUR1901 N 18TH STWACO7670738-15-2013 X
DENNY'S1100 S 9TH STWACO 38-14-2013 X
FIRST UNITED METHODIST M.O.W.4901 COBBS DRWACO7671038-14-2013 X
HEART OF TEXAS SPEEDWAY784 N MCLENNAN DRUNINC.-ELM MOTT 08-14-2013 X
LAKE AIR MIDDLE CAFETERIA4601 COBBS DRWACO7671008-14-2013 X
MR. OSO417 N LACY DRLACY LAKEVIEW 38-14-2013 X
MR. OSO-MOBILE417 N LACY DRLACY LAKEVIEW 08-14-2013 X
QUAKER STEAK & LUBE2805 W LOOP 340WACO7671298-14-2013 X
SECRET GARDEN CAFE #1 (DOWNST)2510 E LAKE SHORE DRWACO7670508-14-2013 X
SOUTH WACO ELEMENTARY SCH00L2104 GURLEY AVEWACO7670638-14-2013 X
UNIVERSITY HIGH SCHOOL3201 S NEW RDWACO 68-14-2013 X
BENNIE'S CUSTOM MEATS157 ST MARTINS CHURCH RDUNINC.-TOURS 08-13-2013 X
CLAY POT920 S JACK KULTGEN EXPYWACO7670688-13-2013 X
HILLCREST PROFESSIONAL4225 PINE AVEWACO 08-13-2013 X
JASON'S DELI-WACO4302 W WACO DRWACO76710408-13-2013 X
MCALISTER'S DELI #5214551 W WACO DRWACO76710108-13-2013 X
MCALISTER'S DELI #5214551 W WACO DRWACO7671008-13-2013 X
SCHWAN'S SALES ENTERPRISES22002 WOODWAY DRWOODWAY 08-13-2013 X
WISD FOOD SERVICE WAREHOUSE2025 S 19TH STWACO7670608-13-2013 X
7-ELEVEN #358552524 LA SALLE AVEWACO7670608-12-2013 X
FOOD MARKET301 LA SALLE AVEWACO7670608-12-2013 X
HOLLYWOOD JEWEL7200 WOODWAY DRWOODWAY 08-12-2013 X
MARS, CHOCOLATE N. AMERICA1001 TEXAS CENTRAL PKWYWACO7671208-12-2013 X
PEI WEI ASIAN DINER4300 W WACO DRWACO7671078-12-2013 X
STARBUCKS @ MOODY LIBRARY1312 S 3RD STWACO7679808-12-2013 X
RAPOPORT ACADEMY N. CAMPUS2200 MACARTHUR DRWACO7670808-09-2013X
REBOLLAR IMPORTS1212 N 25TH STWACO7670708-09-2013 X
SUBWAY #34456903 N IH 35BELLMEAD 68-09-2013 X
TORTILLERIA BUSTOS1201 N 25TH STWACO7670138-09-2013 X
ALDI1220 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671008-08-2013 X
BUZZARD BILLY'S SWAMP SHACK100 N JACK KULTGEN EXPYWACO7670438-08-2013 X
CENTRO SALUD Y VIDA5201 SANGER AVEWACO7671008-08-2013 X
DISCOUNT BEVERAGE2232 AIR BASE RDLACY LAKEVIEW 08-08-2013 X
STRIPES #24212401 ROBINSON DRWACO7670608-08-2013X
TACO BUENO #3087815 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671038-08-2013 X
VALERO CORNER STORE #1323110 E LOOP 340BELLMEAD 08-08-2013 X
W&W THE BEST405 W TEXAS AVEMART7666438-08-2013X
ATWOOD DISTRIBUTING, LP #464501 N IH 35LACY LAKEVIEW 08-07-2013 X
B & B EXPRESS MART5151 N HWY 6UNINC.-SPEEGLEVILLE 38-07-2013 X
BLOOMING WELLNESS107 TOPEKA DRWOODWAY 08-07-2013 X
GENEVA'S PLACE2824 N 18TH STWACO7670808-07-2013 X
JAMES CONNALLY GOLF COURSE7900 CONCORD RDWACO7670508-07-2013 X
KWIK STOP #14727 BELLMEAD DRBELLMEAD 08-07-2013 X
MONTES MEXICAN RESTAURANT7936 N HWY 6UNINC.-SPEEGLEVILLE 48-07-2013 X
PEYTON PLACE3200 N 19TH STWACO7670808-07-2013 X
PIZZA HUT-LOOP 340601 N LOOP 340BELLMEAD 38-07-2013 X