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Restaurant Ratings By Request: Feb. 28

Posted February 28, 2007

Restaurant Ratings by Request
What is your favorite restaurant? Would you like to know how clean it is? Submit your request to Five On Your Side to see how it scores with county health inspectors.

Feb. 28, 2007
Bloomsbury Bistro

Whitaker Mill Road
Raleigh
  • Two icemakers had "slime mold" inside -- a repeat violation.
  • Employees were re-using single-use containers, such as sour cream containers.
  • Food containers were stacked wet.

Recent Grades
Jan. 2007: 90.5
June 2006: 91
Jan. 2006: 94

Bombay Grille
Highway 54
Durham
  • Raw chicken and beef were stored above foods they could contaminate.
  • Employees weren't wearing hair restraints.
  • Utensils were stored in dirty containers.

Recent Grades
Nov. 2006: 92
Aug. 2006: 93
April 2006: 98

Carolina Ale House
Walnut Street
Cary
  • Potatoes weren't cooked and properly reheated to the right temperature.
  • Many plates had "dark stains" that came off after being soaked with bleach.
  • Cutting boards were "fuzzy."

Recent Grades
Dec. 2006: 92.5
June 2006: 95
Dec. 2005: 96.5

Casalinga
Capital Boulevard
Raleigh
  • No violations reported.

Dec. 2006: 100
June 2006: 99.5
Oct. 2005: 100

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  • CindysPetSittingServices Mar 3, 2007

    I love Casalinga, best Italian around, if you haven't been give it a try you won't be disappointed.

  • Scarecrow Cow Mar 2, 2007

    "Two icemakers had "slime mold" inside -- a repeat violation."
    Ohhhh, that's a bad mental image. Eww!

    Way to go Casalinga. Perfect 100!