Health departments in Iredell and Mecklenburg counties inspected the following restaurants from May 9 to 20:

Lowest Scores
• A To Zee Foods, 3201 Beatties Ford Road, Charlotte: 91; Hot dogs and chili both stored below allowable serving temperature.
• Peninsula China Bistro, 19906 N. Cove Road, Cornelius: 94; Raw food stored above vegetables on the make table; different types of raw meat stored together in the freezer.
• Pagoda Chinese Restaurant, 5304 Sunset Road, Charlotte: 94; Raw pork stored above ready-to-eat sauces; metal bowls with stuck-on food debris stored as clean.
• Queens Landing, 1459 River Hwy., Mooresville: 91.5; Hand-wash sink at the bar does not have hot running water. Nor does the dump sink. Hand-wash sink also had bottle caps, straws and containers filling up the sink, making it not usable; chicken wings cooked on grill only to temperature of 135-140. Wings put in container and autosham. Then wings going to catering event with temperature still only 140. (Stopped transport. Wings put in oven and reheated to 180.); barbecue ribs at 150. These were to be reheated to 165. (Rib transport stopped until ribs reheated to 170).
• Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches, 279 Williamson Road, Mooresville: 94.5; Prep table overstocked. Salami, cold cuts at 52 degrees. Tomatoes sliced at morning at 50. Turkey, top layer at 46.
• Pueblo Grande, 241 S. Broad St., Mooresville: 94.5; Beverage bottles put in ice that goes into patrons’ beverages (ice disposed of and replaced with new product .

Huntersville
• Birkdale Golf Club, 16500 Birkdale Commons Pkwy.: 95
• Birkdale Turnhouse, 16500 Birkdale Commons Pkwy.: 98
• EEZ Fusion, 16525 Birkdale Commons Pkwy.: 96.5
• Hickory Tavern Birkdale, 9526 Birkdale Crossing Drive: 95
• Longhorn Steakhouse, 16641 Statesville Road: 98
• O’Charley’s, 16609 Statesville Road: 97
• Red Rocks Café, 8712 Lindholm Drive: 96
• Canteen Office Warehouse, 13225 Hagers Ferry Road: 100.5
• Cook Out, 425 Huntersville Gateway Blvd.: 98
• Harvey’s, 13812 Cinnabar Place: 97.5
• Huntersville Oaks Cafeteria, 12019 Verhoeff Drive: 99.5
• McGuire Office Complex, 13225 Hagers Ferry Road: 101.5
• Noodletasia, 14211 Reese Blvd.: 99
• Thank You Café, 10030 Gilead Road: 100

Cornelius
• K&W Cafeteria, 8311 Magnolia Estates Drive: 97.5
• Proscuitto’s Pizza, 20920 Torrence Chapel Road: 95.5
• 131 Main, 17839 Statesville Road: 96.5
• Derado’s Italian Gourmet Market, 8301 Magnolia Estates Drive: 100
• El Paraiso Restaurant, 20700 N. Main St.: 96.5
• Peninsula Yacht Club, 18501 Harbor Light Blvd.: 98
• Tropicana, 19732 W. Catawba Ave.: 95.5

Davidson
• Davidson Day School lunchroom, 750 Jetton St.: 100
• Davidson Hot Lunch, 212 Gamble St.: 98.5
• North Harbor Club, 100 North Harbor Place: 97

Mooresville
• Big League Hot Dog Company, 235 Medical Park Road : 102
• El Patron, 335 W. Plaza Drive: 95.5
• Gail’s Country Café, 631 N. Main St.: 94
• George Pappas Victory Lanes, 125 Morelake Drive: 101
• Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches, 279 Williamson Road: 94.5
• Main Street Pizzeria, 969 N. Main St.: 96
• Spring Hill Suites Restaurant, 121 Gateway Blvd.: 98
• The Prickly Pear, 761 N. Main St.: 97.5
• VJ Cappa’s Italian Steakhouse, 637 Williamson Road: 96
• Camille’s Sidewalk Café, 690 Bluefield Road: 100
• Deli/Bakery/Starbucks at Target, 594 River Hwy.: 100
• Fast Phil’s, 1111 Brawley School Road: 98
• Giovanni’s of Mooresville, 1230 River Hwy.: 96
• Hooters of Lake Norman, 132 Gallery Center Drive: 99
• Kyoto at the Lake, 482-B River Hwy.: 96
• Pomodoro’s Italian American Café, 168 Norman Station Blvd.: 97
• Quiznos, 129 Marketplace Ave.: 101.5
• Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina, 688A Bluefield Road: 98.5

Northlake Mall area
• Fanz Sports Grill, 3425 David Cox Road: 97.5
• Fruitful Catering, 3425 David Cox Road: 98.5
• Lotus Chinese Cuisine, 3716 W. W.T. Harris Blvd.: 95
• Bravo, 6851 Northlake Mall Drive: 96.5
• Denny’s, 4541 Sunset Road: 96
• Fox and Hound Pub & Grille, 9325 Center Lake Drive: 96
• MiMi’s Café, 10224 Perimeter Pkwy.: 95.5

About the grades

Restaurants are given grades of A for scoring at least 90 percent, B for 80 to 89 percent and C for 70 to 79 percent. The state revokes permits for restaurants that score below 70 percent. Restaurants are eligible for two bonus points if an employee has completed a food service sanitation program within three years.

For more details on grades for Mecklenburg County restaurants, go to http://mecklenburg.digitalhealthdepartment.com/. For Iredell County restaurants, go to www.co.iredell.nc.us/Departments/Health/ratings.asp.

– Compiled by staff