It's lonely at the top this week for the Taco Villa at 7110 Quaker. It is the only restaurant in town that had zero critical violations during the last round of health inspections.
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Several other restaurants weren't so lucky. Starting with George's Restaurant #4. The 2708 50th Street location had four critical voilations.
A manager tells NewsChannel 11 the toxic items were on a shelf they restaurant does not use anymore, they care very much about food safety and quality, and employees are trained on proper procedures.
The Window's Restaurant inside the Lubbock Inn at 3901 19th is a low performer again this week... also with four critical violations.
All critical violations were corrected on site. A manager could not be reached for comment.
The Burger King at 2002 50th is also a low performer. They had five critical violations.
All critical violations were corrected on site. A manager declined to comment.
Four critical violations inside Montelongo's restaurant at 3021 Clovis Road land them on the low performer list.
All critical violations were corrected on site. A manager says they strive everyday to keep a clean kitchen and they were following proper cooling procedures.
Together, our three final Food for Thought low performers combined for 20 critical violations. Flatlanders Restaurant at 2419 Broadway has to claim five of them..
One of flatlander's owners says the inspector came when some of their equipment was broken. They threw out all the effected food and everything is back in order.
Whistlin' Dixie's seven critical violations make them a low performer too. The location at 8222 University was cited for:
A manager tells newschannel 11 all the violations have been corrected. He says they had an electrical failure that was overlooked the day the inspector came, but they're back on track.
They're last on the list this week, but they certainly not least violations... Josie's at 3312 Avenue Q had eight criticals.
A manager at Josie's says all the violations were corrected immediately. They brought in a manager from another location to replace a manager who was on vacation at the Avenue Q location and they immediately held a meeting for all employees.