Restaurant News & Reviews

Mecklenburg County restaurant inspections

Scores filed by the Mecklenburg County Health Department for the week ending Nov. 24. Scores are in percentages; date of inspection in parentheses.

Top 3

Harris Teeter Market & Seafood. Grade 100. 7852 Rea Road. (Nov. 18)

Three Spirits Brewery. Grade 100. 5046 Old Pineville Road, Suite 110. (Nov. 20)

Harris Teeter Meat & Seafood. Grade 100. 3100 Weddington Road. (Nov. 20)

Bottom 3

Ginbu 401. Grade 85. 401 Providence Road. Infractions include: Raw meat and other items in prep cooler holding at 55-64 degrees. Cold food must be held at or below 45 degrees. (Nov. 19)

Freedom Family Restaurant. Grade 83.5. 1501 Ashley Road. Infractions include: Creamer labeled “keep refrigerated” stored at 70 at wait station. (Nov. 19)

Machu Picchu Restaurant. Grade 87. 315 S. Polk St., Suite 4E. Infractions include: Raw steak, chicken and eggs stored over ready to eat foods in flip top prep units along cook line. (Nov. 18)