health code violation

health code violation

I Don't Trust Restaurant Letter Grades

A, B, or C? IDGAF. Fancy letter grades doled out by clueless health department inspectors are less important than common sense and letting a restaurant earn your trust.
Grant Pardee
9.16.17
Restaurants

Why You Probably Shouldn't Butcher a Hog in the Alley Behind Your Restaurant

Turns out, it's probably not the best of ideas to butcher a hog in full view of prying eyes, even if you do plan on being the only one to eat the thing.
Alex Swerdloff
5.14.16
WTF

How Did This Restaurant Manage to Get 226 Health Violations in Under a Year?

Brocato's Sandwich Shop has done what many would consider to be impossible by racked up a staggering 226 health violations from February 2015 to January 2016.
Alex Swerdloff
2.19.16
crime

A Brief History of People Shoving Other People's Meat Down Their Pants

It's probably the worst place that a person could put raw meat, but thieves around the globe routinely shoplift steaks, bacon, and sausage by hiding them in their pants. The food safety implications alone are enough to put you off grilling season.
Matthew Zuras
7.8.14
FRINGES

I Dumpster-Dived with a Bunch of Freegans

I hung out with a bunch of freegans, a group dedicated to saving anything that people wastefully throw away. We groped through the dirty trash bins of several reputable grocery stores and then cooked and ate our findings. Health-code violations be...
Ashley Hoffman
3.26.14
Food

I Dumpster-Dived with a Bunch of Freegans

I hung out with a bunch of freegans, a group dedicated to saving anything that people wastefully throw away. We groped through the dirty trash bins of several reputable grocery stores and then cooked and ate our findings. Health-code violations be...
Ashley Hoffman
3.25.14