Downtown restaurant cited for dusty fridge, food storage issues

Guillermo’s received a score of 81 from health inspectors

Guillermo's, located in the 600 block of McCullough Ave. (Google Maps)

SAN ANTONIO – A downtown restaurant was written up last month after a city health inspector uncovered a dusty fan inside a refrigerator.

Guillermo’s, located in the 600 block of McCullough Ave., received a score of 81 and was also cited for failing to store food in a manner that prevents possible contamination, Metropolitan Health records show.

The restaurant was also dinged for leaving trash receptacles uncovered.

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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.

Click here to see the database of San Antonio restaurants with perfect scores

Other scores this week:

  • Cava, 999 E. Basse, 100
  • Taco Cabana, 19231 Stone Oak Pkwy., 100
  • Bobalicious, 4961 NW Loop 410, 98
  • Whataburger, 4635 Rittiman Rd., 98
  • Chechos Grill, 8014 Crosscreek, 96
  • Osaka Japanese Steak & Sushi, 11851 Bandera Rd., 94
  • Fralo’s, 23651 IH 10 West, 93
  • Fruteria Tres Hermanos, 3206 West Ave., 93
  • La Popular Bakery, 4235 Culebra Rd., 92
  • Cafe Rosa, 2034 Basse Rd., 91
  • The Pasta Bar, 4138 S. New Braunfels, 91
  • Taqueria Anahuac, 3735 SW Military Dr., 91
  • Vegan Avenue, 2512 N. Main Ave., 89
  • Pretzel Time, 6301 NW Loop 410, 88
  • El Manantial Mexican Restaurant, 1136 W. Hildebrand, 85
  • Natalie’s Mexican Cafe, 610 Cupples Rd., 83
  • El Tequila Mexican Restaurant, 7628 Marbach Rd., 82
  • Golden Wok, 8822 Wurzbach Rd., 82
  • Guillermo’s, 618 McCullough Ave., 81

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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About the Author:

Emmy-award winning reporter Dillon Collier joined the KSAT 12 Defenders in 2016. Dillon's investigative stories air weeknights on the Nightbeat. He provides restaurant health reports for KSAT's "Behind the Kitchen Door." Dillon is a two-time Houston Press Club Journalist of the Year and a Texas Associated Press Broadcasters Reporter of the Year.