The Mecklenburg County Health Department inspected these restaurants from July 2 to 8:

Lowest Scores

• Bella Fresco Cafe, 8200 Providence Road, Charlotte – 87.5

Violations include: Certified person-in-charge wasn't available; employee switched tasks without washing hands; raw burgers were removed from commercial packaging and stored above bread in reach-in freezer; scoop and pizza oven spatulas had food debris build-up; raw chicken, potatoes, garlic oil mixture, raw shrimp and pasta weren't held cold enough; some foods didn't have date marks; and inspector spotted a few flies.

• Jack In The Box, 4505 Randolph Road, Charlotte – 88.5

Violations include: Ice machine had black and pink growth; sliced cheddar and swiss cheese in prep unit weren't held cold enough; sliced and portioned chicken as well as premade salads didn't have date marks; and cut and shredded lettuce were held on cook/prep area without begin times marked.

• Mezeh Mediterranean Grill, 4920 Old Sardis Road, Charlotte – 89.5

Violations include: Handwashing sink didn't have paper towels; chicken shawarma and chicken kebab were cooked to less than the required 165 degrees for 15 seconds; cooked rice and cauliflower rice weren't held hot enough; and person-in-charge wasn't able to produce written procedures related to writing down begin and end times of foods.

Charlotte (28209)

• Harris Teeter (meat/seafood), 4101 Park Road – 100

• Luisa's Brick Oven Pizzeria, 1730 Abbey Place – 94

• Mellow Mushroom, 2820 Selwyn Ave. – 95

Charlotte (28210)

• Salsaritas Fresh Cantina, 8400 Park Road – 96.5

Charlotte (28211)

• Caring Hearts of America Catering, 3500 Latrobe Drive – 98

• Chick-fil-A, 4431 Randolph Road – 98

• Chinos Taqueria, 911 N. Wendover Road – 95.5

• Circle K, 4474 Randolph Road – 90

• The Dumpling Lady, 3500 Latrobe Drive – 95.5

• Jack In The Box, 4505 Randolph Road – 88.5

• Mama Sophies Soul Food, 3500 Latrobe Drive – 96.5

• Mezeh Mediterranean Grill, 4920 Old Sardis Road – 89.5

• Momo Truck, 3500 Latrobe Drive – 95

Charlotte (28226)

• Starbucks, 4100 Carmel Road – 98

Charlotte (28270)

• Be Em Asian Kitchen, 1848 Galleria Blvd. – 91.5

• Best Wok, 1717 Sardis Road N. – 95

• Circle K, 9726 Monroe Road – 97

• Tony's Pizza, 1605 Galleria Blvd. – 93.5

Charlotte (28277)

• Bella Fresco Cafe, 8200 Providence Road – 87.5

• Carolina Ale House, 7404 Waverly Walk Ave. – 97

• Cava, 6307 Providence Farm Lane – 92

• Chipotle Mexican Grill, 11619 Waverly Center Drive – 97

• DB's Tavern, 8155 Ardrey Kell Road – 97

• Einstein Bros. Bagels, 13736 Conlan Circle – 97.5

• Katz Deli, 8624 Camfield St. – 98.5

• Le Peep Restaurant, 8140 Providence Road – 98

• Mahana Fresh, 14815 Ballantyne Village Way – 98.5

• McAlister's Deli, 9864 Rea Road – 100

• Nothing But Noodles, 7930 Rea Road – 96.5

• Panera Bread, 11630 Waverly Center Drive – 95

• Sabor Latin Street Grill, 14021 Conlan Circle – 97.5

• Smoothie King, 14825 Ballantyne Village Way – 100

• Starbucks, 6432 Rea Road – 99

• Sunflour Baking Company, 14021 Conlan Circle – 100

• Sushiya Japan, 8200 Providence Road – 95.5

• Target (Food Avenue/Starbucks) 9870 Rea Road – 100

• Tokyo One Express, 8634 Camfield St. – 99.5

• Tropical Smoothies Cafe, 11318 North Community House Road – 98.5

• Whole Foods Market (produce bar), 7221 Waverly Walk Ave. – 98

Pineville

• Buca Di Beppo/Tyga Bites/Mr. Beast Burger/Wing Squad, 10915 Carolina Place Pkwy. – 95.5

• Dive N, 109 N Polk St. – 98.5

• Sam's Club (market), 11425 Carolina Place Pkwy. – 98.5

• Sam's Club (seafood & sushi), 11425 Carolina Place Pkwy. – 98.5

• Sam's Club (cafe), 11425 Carolina Place Pkwy. – 97

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