If you're busy running kids around this summer you'll be happy to know at least one place where they play is cooking up perfection. The Berl Huffman Complex at 3302 Kent Avenue scores big this week with no critical violations.
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Open only two weeks, the Mudhen Expresso at 5721 19th Street is blending up perfection. And if you need to cool off from the summer heat, Mudhen says a smoothie is the treat to do the trick. "They're made with ice and water and smoothie blend that's been in the refrigerator, so they're pretty cold. Drink one and it cools you off pretty quick," said Austin Bagwell.
Now to our low performer.
Open just three weeks, management at Mesquite's at 2419 Broadway is excited to bring back a Lubbock hot spot, but they say they are working through some kinks with equipment and the building itself. During a surprise inspection, health inspectors found six critical violations.
Other violations found included:
Mesquite's management says all violations have been corrected. They say, "We hope to establish a long-lasting relationship with the community and the health department. Our utmost concern is the health and safety of their customers and employees." The report shows most of the violations were corrected on site.