How local restaurants fared in health inspections

The Mecklenburg and Gaston County health departments inspected the following restaurants from Aug. 26 to Oct. 2:

Mountain Island (28214 zip code)
Lowest scores
• Ricky J’s Bar & Grill, 2627 Sam Wilson Road: 90; Sanitizer not at proper concentration; beef and cheese stored at improper temperatures.
• Upscale Restaurant, 3108 E. Independence Blvd.: 81.5; Cook did not wash hands after touching dirty dishes and ready-to-eat foods; employee using hands to grab ready-to-eat fish; chicken and oxtails unlabeled in walk-in cooler; sanitizer not at proper concentration; cooked chicken wings and drum sticks stored at improper temperatures.
• Tops China, 2127 Beatties Ford Road: 90; Bugs in flour bags; cooked egg rolls, partially cooked chicken wings and garlic-in-oil mix stored at improper temperatures.
• Chinese Fast Food, 2200 Beatties Ford Road: 91; Raw chicken stored above boxes of shrimp; ice machine chute soiled with brown/black mold, cook washed utensils without sanitizing the items; raw chicken wings stored at improper temperature.
• Barefooters Neighborhood Grill, 8470 Belhaven Blvd: 92; Raw beef improperly stored over raw seafood; sanitizer not at proper concentration; foods stored at improper temperatures.

Other scores
• Wok Bo, 527 Little Rock Road: 94.5
• Little Rock Deli, 2615 Little Rock Road: 96.
• Casey’s Grill, 2707 Little Rock Road: 97.5.
• Showmar’s, 2540 Little Rock Road:. 97.5
• Hop Feng Kitchen, 2504 Little Rock Road: 95.5
• Dunkin Donuts/Baskin Robbins, 5029 Beatties Ford Road: 97.5.
• Firebirds Rocky Mountain Grill, 6801 Northlake Mall Drive: 97.
• Firehouse Subs, 9335 Center Lake Drive, Charlotte, 99.
• Bull & Barrister Draft House and Grill, 93.
• Burger King, 2601 Beatties Ford Road, Charlotte. 97
• Moe’s Southwest Grill, 9335 Centerlake Drive: 97
• Subway, 2119 Beatties Ford Road: 98
• Bobbee O’s BBQ, 8432 Old Statesville Road: 97
• Bubba’s Barbecue, 4440 Sunset Road: 96
• The Bull Pen, 100 Beatties Ford Road: 98
• Jack in the Box, 6328 Banner Elk Drive: 98.5
• Madison Saint’s Paradise South, 1821 Bishop Madison Lane: 95.5
• Niki’s Food Shop, 2200 Beatties Ford Road: 92.5
• Olive Garden, 8225 Northlake Commons Blvd.: 99.5
• Original Chicken-Ribs, 1100 Beatties Ford Road: 96
• P.F. Chang’s China Bistro, 10325 Perimeter Pkwy.: 97
• Red Robin, 8425 Northlake Commons Blvd.: 97
• Sports Page Food & Spirits, 8400 Belhaven Blvd.: 98.5
• Stockyard Restaurant, 4925 Rozzelles Ferry Road: 94
• Subway, 3611 Mt. Holly-Huntersville Road: 98.5

Mount Holly
• Mr. D’s Pizza Palace, 104 Rankin Ave.: 95
• Neighborhoods Bright Star, 205 Madora St.: 95
• Thai Pho, 303 N. Main St.: 97
• Backwoods’ Fancy Vittles, 119 N. Main St.: 96
• Will’s Food Store, 4010 Hickory Grove Road: 95

– Compiled by staff

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