The demerits piled up at a San Benito restaurant where a food handler was caught with dirty fingernails. El Pescador on 360 E. Highway 77 in San Benito scored 22 demerits on a health inspection report. A kitchen cop noted the establishment had a bad smell in the kitchen area as well as missing paper towels and poor labeling of food products. But, the dirtiest kitchen this week went to Aqui Es on 110 W. Park St. in Pharr. The restaurant scored a whopping 32 demerits on a health report. The inspector called it quite troublesome considering the kitchen typically serves up healthy food products. Click on the video link to see the rest of the good, the bad and the dirty dining, as the Food Patrol exclusively reveals what TMs not on the menu in this week TMs Food 4 Thought report.
WEEKLY LOW PERFORMER LIST:
San BenitoEl Pescador 360 E Hwy 77 (22)
Los FresnosFiesta Mexicana 417 W Ocean Blvd (21)
PharrAqui Es 110 W Park (32)
WEEKLY TOP PERFORMER LIST:
PharrFernando TMs 216 E Exp 83
WeslacoCiro TMs 1602 W Pike Blvd
BrownsvilleSubway 1400 Palm BlvdTino TMs Seafood 1552 Palm Blvd
AlamoEl Dorado 755 Main StFun Time & Buffet 741 Main St
PalmhurstWendy TMs 4410 N Conway
MissionGalaxy Pizza 4416 N Conway
Los FresnosCamarones 741 W Ocean Blvd.