The Daily News, in cooperation with the Galveston County Health District, publishes weekly health inspection reports. These reports are conducted by the health district office and provided to The Daily news.

Violations are scored three to five points, depending on their seriousness. Most violations are corrected immediately while inspectors are on site. All must be corrected within 10 days. Demerit scores higher than 30 require immediate correction of all violations.

Food service inspection reports are a matter of public record and are available for review in county health district offices.

Inspections for any restaurant can be found online at www.gchd.org/ech.

The following inspections were conducted Dec. 16-20.


Bacliff

  • McDonald’s — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 7.
  • La Brisa’s Mexican Bar & Grill — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 13.
  • Valero Corner Store No. 2143 — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 7.
  • Valero Corner Store No. 2362 — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Dollar General Store No. 7048 — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 10.
  • Pigout Barbecue Co. — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Bacliff Grocery & Deli — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Dona Carmen Pupuseria No. 1 — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Brooklyn Pizza — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 14.
  • Lone Star Grill — Regular inspection. No demerits.

 Friendswood

  • Poepeye’s Chicken & Biscuits — Complaint inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Moreno’s Mexican Restaurant — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 7.
  • Kid City No. 3 — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Kandiland Day School — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Starbucks Coffee No. 7955 — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • McDonald’s No. 26100 — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 17.
  • H-E-B Food/Drug Store No. 558, meat/seafood dept. — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 11.
  • Pizza Stop — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 6.
  • Walgreen’s No. 9507 — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Rise Cupcakes — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 4.
  • TCBY Yogurt — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Gina’s Italian Kitchen — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 20.
  • Madres Mexican Restaurant Inc. — Opening new permit inspection. No demerits.

Galveston

  • Cowboy’s Creole Kitchen — Change of ownership inspection. No demerits.
  • Saltwater Grill — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 7.
  • Koala Kare Day Care Center — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Christus Our Daily Bread — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 4.
  • Eatcetera — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 6.
  • South Island Food Mart — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 16.
  • Taqueria Melchor Ocampo Mobile — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 12.

Hitchcock

  • La Frontera No. 2 — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Family Dollar Store No. 1701 — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars No. 5400 — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Hitchcock ISD Kids First Head Start — Regular inspection. No demerits.

Kemah

  • Wingstop — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Crazy Alan’s Swamp Shack — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 27.

La Marque

  • Simp’s Kitchen & BBQ — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 25.
  • Wingstop — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • New Main Drive Inn — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 13.
  • Texas Pit Stop BBQ — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 11.
  • Valero Corner Store No. 2546 — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Pizza Hut No. 27178 — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 6.
  • Bootkikkers Bingo — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 7.

League City

  • League City Elementary School — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • El Centinela Mexican Restaurant — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • The School Zone — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Mossman Elementary School — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Tuscany Bistro — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Golden Bamboo — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 11.
  • San’s Donut — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Texas Taco Co. — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • League City Food Mart — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • The Easy Street Lounge — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Delicious Donuts — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Treehouse Learning Center — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Baywind Village Care Center — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Juan Big Burrito — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Kids Orbit — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 7.
  • Mrs. Gatti’s Gourmet — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • The Fitness Center — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 4.

Santa Fe

  • O&D Fuel Store — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 6.
  • Elizabeth Yaws Cowan Education Center — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • Sonic Drive In — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Texas City
  • Mainland Christian Child Care — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Cabo Texas Grill — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 7.
  • Denny’s — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Comfort Inn & Suites — Regular inspection. No demerits.
  • The Reef Seafood House — Follow-up inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Lee Oriental Buffet — Complaint inspection. Demerit score: 10.
  • Gus’ Restaurant — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Oceanview Healthcare — Follow-up inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • CiCi’s Pizza — Follow-up inspection. Demerit score: 9.
  • Jack in the Box No. 635 — Follow-up inspection. No demerits.
  • Kroger, deli dept. — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 7.
  • Taqueria & Restaurant Vallarta’s — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • McDonald’s — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • St. George’s Episcopal Church — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Taqueria El Jaliciense — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 15.
  • Luna’s Mexican Restaurant — Follow-up inspection. No demerits.
  • Mainland Medical Center — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Family Dollar Store No. 1389 — Follow-up inspection. No demerits.
  • Angels 2 — Regular inspection. Demerit score: 3.
  • Jack in the Box No. 3623 — Follow-up inspection. Demerit score: 7.

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