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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
VEGAS BUFFET505 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671036-28-2017 X
WENDY'S #31421015 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671006-28-2017 X
WESTVIEW MANOR414 N JOHNSON DRMC GREGOR7665706-28-2017 X
AIDAN'S TAQUERIA-MOBILE608 AUSTIN AVEWACO7670146-27-2017 X
ANA'S RESTAURANT1726 HERRING AVEWACO76708116-27-2017 X
CHILDREN FIRST LEARNING CENTER2004 BARNARD AVEWACO7670106-27-2017 X
CZECH STOP-LITTLE CZECH BAKERY105 N COLLEGE AVEWEST76691166-27-2017 X
IMPACT NUTRITION1100 LA SALLE AVEWACO7670656-27-2017 X
LA FAMA MOBILE TX BU267662805 HARRISON STBELLMEAD7670536-27-2017 X
LAS TRANCAS TAQUERIA #2925 E WACO DRWACO7670406-27-2017 X
TACO BELL #300941515 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671036-27-2017 X
TAQUERIA MEXICANA RESTAURANT1500 S 18TH STWACO7670616-27-2017 X
BUSH'S CHICKEN-HEWITT1301 HEWITT DRWACO7671206-26-2017 X
DAN'S FOOD MART504 FAULKNER LNWACO76704106-26-2017 X
DOMINO'S PIZZA #68541520 HEWITT DRWACO7671206-26-2017 X
MAMA & PAPA B'S BBQ525 S 8TH STWACO7670676-26-2017 X
NANA'S PLAYHOUSE CHILDCARE CTR108 DEANA DRROBINSON7670606-26-2017 X
SPEC'S #121715 NEW DALLAS HWYLACY LAKEVIEW7670546-26-2017 X
SUBWAY #16352427 N ROBINSON DRROBINSON7670656-26-2017 X
T J GROCERY605 E CRAVEN AVELACY LAKEVIEW7670506-26-2017 X
TACO BELL120 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671006-26-2017 X
FAMILY DOLLAR STORE #8008709 N HEWITT DRHEWITT7664306-23-2017 X
HERITAGE CREAMERY-MOBILE1125 S 8TH STWACO7670626-23-2017X
LUNA JUICE BAR1500 COLUMBUS AVEWACO7670146-23-2017 X
PIE PEDDLERS300 S 6TH STWACO7670606-23-2017X
THE SNO ZONE-COMMISSARY212 S ROBINSON DRROBINSON7670606-23-2017 X
THE SNO ZONE-MOBILE212 S ROBINSON DRROBINSON7670606-23-2017 X
WALGREENS #96489101 WOODWAY DRWOODWAY7671206-23-2017 X
CEFCO FOOD STORE #37801 S ROBINSON DRROBINSON7670666-22-2017 X
CRESTVIEW CHURCH OF CHRIST MOW7129 DELHI RDWOODWAY7671206-22-2017 X
EL CHICO RESTAURANT #142111 S VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7670636-22-2017 X
FREKIN GUD BBQ4106 BELLMEAD DRBELLMEAD7670546-22-2017 X
JUNCTION 846512 WOODWAY DRWACO7671206-22-2017 X
LITTLE CAESAR'S PIZZA1320 S VALLEY MILLS DRBEVERLY HILLS7671136-22-2017 X
LONE STAR TAVERN STEAKHOUSE4713 BELLMEAD DRBELLMEAD7670556-22-2017 X
MCALISTER'S DELI #5121505 HEWITT DRWACO7671236-22-2017 X
PIZZA HOUSE OF WEST505 W OAK STWEST7669106-22-2017 X
SCHMALTZ'S SANDWICH SHOP1412 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671006-22-2017 X
SPICINESS MEXICAN GRILL1725 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671026-22-2017 X
STARBUCKS COFFEE #89982452 W LOOP 340WACO7671106-22-2017 X
TACO BELL824 S 6TH STWACO7670636-22-2017 X
TAQUERIA MEXICANA RESTAURANT1500 S 18TH STWACO76706166-22-2017 X
WENDY'S #90528055 S IH 35ROBINSON76706116-22-2017 X
WENDY'S OLD FASHION HAMBURGERS811 S 5TH STWACO7670656-22-2017 X
BURGER KING #71441500 S IH 35WACO76706346-21-2017 X
BUZZY BEE #71116 W WACO DRWACO7670186-21-2017 X
CANCUN409 E MCGREGOR DRMC GREGOR7665736-21-2017 X
CNJ CATERING900 W LAKE SHORE DRWACO7670806-21-2017 X
DON CARLOS MEXICAN RESTAURANT4651 S JACK KULTGEN EXPYWACO76711116-21-2017 X
EZ MART 2603 S 18TH STWACO7670616-21-2017 X
HOOTERS3927 S JACK KULTGEN EXPYWACO7670666-21-2017 X
PINA'S COUNTRY STORE AND CAFE3857 S ROBINSON DRROBINSON7670636-21-2017 X
PIZZA HOUSE OF WEST505 W OAK STWEST76691156-21-2017 X
ROSA'S CAFE4200 FRANKLIN AVEWACO7671036-21-2017 X
SNOWBALLS (COMMISSARY)208 S MAIN STMC GREGOR7665706-21-2017 X
SNOWBALLS (MOBILE)208 S MAIN STMC GREGOR7665706-21-2017 X
SUNNY'S FOOD AND FUEL MART 17500 BOSQUE BLVDWACO7671206-21-2017 X
AUTOMATIC CHEF CANTEEN6900 IMPERIAL DRWACO7671206-20-2017 X
CASA OLE #54725 N LOOP 340BELLMEAD7670506-20-2017 X
FRIENDS FOR LIFE5000 LAKEWOOD DRWACO7671006-20-2017 X
GOLDEN CORRAL618 N VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671006-20-2017 X
PIZZA EXPRESS301 LA SALLE AVEWACO7670606-20-2017X
THE GRILLE113 S UNIVERSITY PARKS DRWACO76701136-20-2017 X
TOMMY'S FOOD STORE3601 MARLIN HWYWACO7670506-20-2017 X
WHATABURGER #7241528 HEWITT DRWACO7671206-20-2017 X
C & N AXTELL STORE4553 E OLD AXTELL RDUNINC.-AXTELL 36-19-2017 X
COLLEGE FUND CONCESSIONS-MOBIL235 N HEWITT DRHEWITT7664306-19-2017 X
DENNY'S #85912409 S NEW RDWACO76711116-19-2017 X
DENNY'S #85912409 S NEW RDWACO7671106-19-2017 X
IHOP #30014019 S JACK KULTGEN EXPYWACO7671176-19-2017 X
LAKEWOOD CHRISTIAN DAY CARE6509 BOSQUE BLVDWACO7671006-19-2017 X
MILANO'S PIZZA316 N MAIN STWEST7669186-19-2017 X
OUT WEST BAR & GRILL301 S MAIN STWEST7669136-19-2017 X
THE RANCH EL RANCHO2315 ROBINSON DRWACO7670606-19-2017 X
TJJD MCLENNAN COUNTY STATE JUV116 W BURLESON AVEUNINC.-MART 36-19-2017 X
WENDY'S #80431417 HEWITT DRWACO7671226-19-2017 X
ALEXIS REST.-MOBILE BNT35071709 S VALLEY MILLS DRBEVERLY HILLS7671136-16-2017X
DICKEY'S BBQ/MR JIM'S PIZZA5900 BOSQUE BLVDWACO7671006-16-2017 X
DRUG EMPORIUM #2735900 BOSQUE BLVDWACO7671006-16-2017 X
FUEGO TORTILLA GRILL1524 S IH 35WACO7670636-16-2017 X
MR. D'S SNO CONES608 AUSTIN AVEWACO7670106-16-2017 X
MR. D'S SNO CONES-COMMISSARY608 AUSTIN AVEWACO7670106-16-2017 X
RAISING CANES1501 HEWITT DRWACO7671206-16-2017 X
RED WAGON B.B.Q.-COMMISSARY206 HALBERT LNUNINC.-CHALK BLUFF 06-16-2017 X
RED WAGON B.B.Q.-MOBILE206 HALBERT LNUNINC.-CHALK BLUFF 16-16-2017 X
TEXAS QUICK MART625 COLCORD AVEWACO7670706-16-2017X
WEST REST HAVEN, INC.503 MEADOW DRWEST7669156-16-2017 X
BUSH'S CHICKEN1425 N NEW RDWACO7671006-15-2017 X
CHAPTER 11619 ESTHER STWACO7671006-15-2017 X
DADDIO'S AT TOKIO343 TOKIO LOOPUNINC.-TOKIO 06-15-2017 X
DOLLAR GENERAL STORE #13372205 E WACO DRWACO7670406-15-2017 X
EL CHICO RESTAURANT #142111 S VALLEY MILLS DRWACO76706176-15-2017 X
FLYING J TRAVEL CENTER2409 S NEW RDWACO7671136-15-2017 X
FUEGO TORTILLA GRILL1524 S IH 35WACO7670686-15-2017 X
GREATER HARVEST ASSEMBLY1701 TURNER STWACO7670416-15-2017 X
GREATER NEW LIGHT MISSIONARY B925 N 18TH STWACO7670736-15-2017 X
JACK IN THE BOX #38131724 S VALLEY MILLS DRWACO7671106-15-2017X
JACK IN THE BOX #835725 S UNIVERSITY PARKS DRWACO7670656-15-2017X
SPRINGHILL SUITES WACO WOODWAY200 COLONNADE PKWYWOODWAY7671216-15-2017 X
TEXAS ROADHOUSE - WACO2729 LA SALLE AVEWACO7670636-15-2017 X