Moldy walls and ceiling, rusty food containers lead to low score at San Antonio convenience store

Shop-N-Save received a score of 78 from Metro Health

Shop-N-Save, located in the 1300 block of N. Trinity Street. Photo Courtesy of Google image. (KSAT. Photo Courtesy: Google)

SAN ANTONIO – A convenience store on the city’s near West Side was cited by health inspectors last month after a mold-like substance was discovered on the walls and ceiling of its walk-in cooler.

Shop-N-Save, located in the 1300 block of N. Trinity Street, received a score of 78 and was also written up for using food containers with metal rust debris, according to Metropolitan Health records.

The store was ordered to go through a re-inspection, records show.

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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:

  • California Pizza Kitchen, 11745 IH 10 West, 100
  • Old San Francisco Steak House, 10223 Sahara Dr., 100
  • Red Lobster, 17415 U.S. 281 North, 100
  • Kain Na Filipino Cuisine, 2367 Austin Hwy., 98
  • Bar-B-Cutie Smokehouse, 5603 Presidio Pkwy., 97
  • Luciano Express, 2414 Babcock Rd., 97
  • Diablo’s Cafe, 514 Pleasanton Rd., 95
  • Culebra Meat Market, 7605 Tezel Rd., 94
  • Fruteria Tres Hermanos, 3206 West Ave., 94
  • Bombay Bicycle Club, 3506 N. St. Mary’s, 93
  • Dim Sum Oriental Cuisine, 2313 NW Military Hwy., 93
  • Los Balito’s Taco Shop, 3111 TPC Pkwy., 92
  • La Sorpresa Cafe, 3213 Pleasanton Rd., 90
  • Grady’s BBQ, 3619 IH 35 North, 89
  • La Chinitas Restaurant, 1012 Avondale Ave., 87
  • Panchito’s Fruit Cups & More, 4534 W. Commerce St., 86
  • La Michoacana Meat Market, 1814 S. W.W. White Rd., 84
  • Pho Hung Cuong Vietnamese Restaurant, 12730 IH 10 West, 82
  • Taco Jalisco de Oro, 103 W. Theo Ave., 82
  • Carryon Convenience Store, 2602 NW Loop 410, 81
  • Shop-N-Save, 1302 N. Trinity St., 78

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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