Wednesday, May 15, 2013
The latest inspections by Cobb Public Health include visits to Blu Greek Taverna, Shillings on the Square and Taqueria Morelos.
Each item on an inspection form has a point value ranging from 1 to 9 points, with violations deducting points from a best possible score of 100. A sample inspection form is attached. Higher points are taken for items with higher risk to cause illness, while repeat violations take even more points. Letter grades assigned are A for totals of 100 to 90 points, B for 89 to 80, C for 79 to 70, and U for less than 70.
Thursday, November 15, 2012
Blu Greek Taverna, Nik's Place, Pino Gelato Marietta, Shillings on the Square, Clay Oven Restaurant, Georgia Baptist Children's Home, Jimmy John's, Piccadilly Cafeteria, Viva Mexico Restaurant and more—here are the Marietta food scores.
Blu Greek Taverna 26 Mill St. Score: 87 Grade: B Inspection Date: Nov. 2, 2012 Clay Oven Restaurant 1115 Powder Springs St. Score: 90 Grade: A Inspection Date: Oct. 31, 2012 Georgia Baptist Children's Home 729 Lawrence St. Score: 100 Grade: A Inspection Date: Nov. 1, 2012 House of Lu III 1690 Powder Springs Rd. Score: 88 Grade: B Inspection Date: Oct. 31, 2012 Jimmy John's 801 Church St. Score: 97 Grade: A Inspection Date: Nov. 2, 2012 Nik's Place 645 Whitlock Ave Score: 81 Grade: B Inspection Date: Oct. 30, 2012 Piccadilly Cafeteria 536 Cobb Pkwy S Score: 98 Grade: A Inspection Date: Nov. 1, 2012 Pino Gelato Marietta 21 W Park Sq Ne Score: 97 Grade: A Inspection Date: Oct. 27, 2012 Shillings on the Square 19 North Park Sq Score: 84 Grade…
Thursday, January 12, 2012
Sometimes the most tedious part of dining out is figuring where to go and where not to go. Marietta Patch makes it easy. We scout out restaurants for you. This week: Blu Greek Taverna near the Square.
Slow: That is what comes to mind first when I think of my experience at Blu Greek Taverna. Blu Greek Taverna is conveniently located just off Marietta Square. There is a friendly ambiance to the restaurant, and soft Greek music plays in the background. There is a very nice lounge area near the entrance. Service: The service is friendly; however, it is incredibly slow. I should have known the service would be subpar when I walked in, as I had to wait 15 minutes for a worker to even realize I was there. The waitress was helpful in navigating the menu; however, she disappeared for long periods of time and did not check back after delivering my meal. There were very few people at Blu Greek when I was there. Food: Kleftiko is lamb prime ribs …