The state Department of Health regularly inspects restaurants and food facilities. The facilities are graded from A to C. “A” is the best. “C” is the equivalent of failing, but the inspection isn’t bad enough to merit the closure of the restaurant.
The following Northeast Mississippi faciliaties were inspected between Feb. 14-21. The facilities are listed as they are in the MSDH system, even if there are typos.
• Tupelo: McDougal Center, Skate Zone, Jay’s Snack Bar, Arby’s, Kroger Deli (West Main), Kroger Bakery (West Main), Regional III Mental Health, Malibu’s, Comfort Suites, Ms. Ruths Express, Yummy Yogurt & Cafe, Restaurant South, Huddel House #821 (S. Eason), Aunt B’s Soul Food, Dismas Charities Tupelo, Corey’s Smokehouse
• Guntown: Simply Sensational Catering
• Mooreville: Woodchuck’s
• Oxford –Subway Sandwiches & Salads (University Ave.), Lafayette Elementary School, Lafayette MIddle Scool, Lafayette High School, Hermitage Gardens, Taylor Grocery Catering, Lafayette Upper Elementary School, Papito’s Mexican Grill, Taylor Grocery Mobile Unit, Oxford Chevron (Highway 6 west), Taylor Grocery Catering #2, Cajun Crawfish Co., Cajun Crawfish Co. #2, La Paz-Oxford (catering), The Delta Steak Company, Rebel Boilers
• Taylor – Taylor Grocery
• Corinth – Little Caesar’s, Magnolia Regional, Abes Grill, The Pit Stop, Tad’s Pizza Party, Crossroads Rib Shack Conc., All-American Diner, Safari Inc.
• Rienzi 45 Express Mart
• Bruce – Little Mama Country Rest.
• Calhoun City – T & V Bar-B-Q
• Houston – My Friend’s Place & Tea Room
• Houlka – David’s One Stop Deli
• Fulton – McDonald’s
• Byhalia – Sessom BBQ
• Holly Springs – Cajun Crawdad’s
• Aberdeen – Sonic, Burger Shack, Fountain Grill, Mr. Charlie’s
• Amory – McDonald’s, Stanford’s Drive Inn, Hardees, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Riverplace Nursing Center, Sonic, Oaktree Manor Assisted Living, Amory Cinema, New Market, Hot Shots 901
• Nettleton – Sims Soul Cooking, PJ’s Citgo, Goodin’s Food Mart
• MSU – Aramark Einstein
• Starkville – Clark Beverage Group
• Pontotoc – Apex Vending
• Booneville – Bob’s Catering #1, The Front Porch, Rickey Prather Catering, EPW Wrestling, Bulls BBQ 2 Go, Subway
• Ripley – Huddle House, Mi Pueblo
• Belmont – Belmont Elementary, Belmont High, Express Mart
• Iuka – Jack’s Family Restaurants, El Picante #2
• Myrtle – Myrtle Kwik Stop
• New Albany – Pizza Hut, High Point Coffee Roasters, Pizza Pit, Hampton Inn, Eagle Fast Stop, Central Station
Chick-Fil-A (Tupelo – inside mall), Bottletree Bakery (Oxford), La Paz Oxford (restaurant), King’s Quick Stop (Calhoun City), Chicken Supreme (Ripley)
S&Z Express (Rienzi)
To check facilities in other counties, go to msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/43,1911,231,203.html. If in doubt about any facility, call the responsible health department.