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Restaurant Inspection Grades Don't Tell Whole Story

Posted June 24, 1996 7:00 a.m. EDT

— June 25, 1996 - 6:15 p.m. EDT

North Carolina is one of only a few states using a letter grading system, which consists of "A", "B", or "C" for health reports.

The experts say don't rely on the large letter grade you'll see on the sanitation certificate. Look more closely, they say, at the numerical score.