Restaurant News & Reviews

Mecklenburg County restaurant inspections

Scores filed by the Mecklenburg County Health Department for the week ending Feb. 16. Scores are in percentages; date of inspection in parentheses.

Top 3

Starbucks – Park Towne. Grade 100. 4425 Park Road. (Feb. 11)

Publix Seafood. Grade 100. 9815 Rose Commons Drive. (Feb. 16)

Harris Teeter Produce. Grade 99.5. 10616 Providence Road. (Feb. 10)

Bottom 3

Mulberry Exxon. Grade 78. 3215 Queen City Drive. Infractions include: Raw eggs stored over sausage and liver mush. (Feb. 15)

Pagoda Chinese Restaurant. Grade 85. 5304-D Sunset Road. Infractions include: Numerous containers stored as clean with dried food debris on them. (Feb. 11)

New Century Oriental Deli. Grade 86.5. 4500-C Tryon St. Infractions include: Raw ducks hanging above ready-to-eat garlic. (Feb. 15)


Casa Rita’s. Grade 95. 9727 E. Independence Blvd. (Feb. 16)

Royal Panda. Grade 95.5. 9100-B S. Tryon St. (Feb. 11)

The Pub at Gateway. Grade 96. 710 W. Tryon St. (Feb. 11)