A Willacy County restaurant scores the most demerits this week with 28, making it a low performer on Food 4 Thought.
Mike TMs Taqueria is located on 305 West Main Street in Sebastian.
A state inspector busted the eatery with off-temperature food that was voluntarily destroyed.
There were no paper towels at a hand wash sink in the restroom, slime in the ice machine and a dozen fresh rodent droppings under a cabinet in the dining area, according to the inspection report.
A meat market in Brownsville also scored high demerits with 26.
La Michoacana on 1627 East Price Road was busted with multiple violations in different areas of the building including roaches, expired food and dirty equipment.
Many of the violations were caught on camera during the visit by an inspector.
Click on the video link to see them in this week TMs Food 4 Thought!
Weekly Low Performer List: (total # of demerits)
SebastianMike TMs Taqueria 305 W Main (28) *Slime in Ice Machine, Fresh Rodent Poop*
San BenitoRCA TMs Quick Stop 31470 FM 510 (10) *Spiders, Roaches, Termites*
BrownsvilleLa Michoacana 1627 E Price Rd (26) *Expired Food, Roaches*
Weekly Top Performer List: (0 demerits)
HarlingenJack in the Box 4714 S Exp 83Blanquitas #3 3501 W Bus 83La Michoacana 1904 W JeffersonLas Vegas Caf 1101 W Harrison
BrownsvilleTamalii 2935 International BlvdUchi 1805 Ruben Torres Blvd
McAllenSubway 7600 N 10th St
La FeriaWhataburger 90 Exp 83
MissionSubway 508 N La Homa RdPeter Piper Pizza 1730 W Palm Vista
PalmhurstWhataburger 4321 N Conway
PalmviewLittle Caesar TMs 104 N Fm 492Dairy Queen FM 492 & Exp 83