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No valid food permit leads to low score at North Side taco place

Taco Wey was issued score of 74 from Metro Health

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SAN ANTONIO – A taco restaurant on the city’s north side was found operating without a valid, current food permit on site earlier this month, Metropolitan Health records confirm.

Taco Wey, which has a listed address of 223 Vance Jackson, was given a score of 74 after an inspector also found scooping utensils being stored in direct contact with ingredients and bare hands of staff touching ready-to-eat foods.

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Score Guide:

  • 100-90 = A (Very Good to Acceptable)
  • 89-80 = B (Acceptable to Marginal)
  • 79 or lower = C (Marginal to Poor)

Metro Health indicates that scores of 69 or lower are failing scores

Other scores this week:

  • Herb-N-Juice Bar, 1502 S. Flores St., 100
  • El Mirasol, 13489 Blanco Rd., 100
  • Hula Poke, 12730 IH 10 West, 100
  • Raising Cane’s, 8402 Broadway, 100
  • Yum Thai Restaurant, 5511 W. FM 1604 North, 100
  • Yuyu’s Pinas, 2235 Thousand Oaks, 100
  • Pasha Mediterranean Grill, 9339 Wurzbach Rd., 99
  • Hung Phong Market, 243 Remount Dr., 97
  • Eddie’s Taco House Bar & Grill, 96
  • Plaza Cafe, 4499 Medical Dr., 94
  • Goro’s Sushi, 2619 Mossrock St., 93
  • Jack In The Box, 2235 NE Loop 410, 93
  • Luby’s Cafeteria, 9251 Floyd Curl, 93
  • El Pescadito, 6714 San Pedro Ave., 92
  • Bill Miller’s Laguna Madre Seafood, 402 SW Military Dr., 91
  • Miss Chickpeas Bakeshop, 8065 Callaghan Rd., 91
  • Esmerelda’s Mexican Restaurant, 8750 S. Presa St., 90
  • La Crawfish, 10919 Culebra Rd., 90
  • Jay’s Way Food Mart, 1904 Bandera Rd., 89
  • Quarters Japanese & Korean BBQ, 19186 Blanco Rd., 86
  • Tink-A-Tako, 3227 SW Military Dr., 86
  • Taco Wey, 223 Vance Jackson, 74

For food establishment complaints in the city of San Antonio, send an email to Metro Health or call 210-207-8853.

Check out more restaurant scores by clicking here.

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