MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - It's finally Friday, and you want to go out and celebrate with a night out at your favorite local restaurant. But before you do, the Department of Health and Environmental Control released this week's inspection scores, and the grades were all over the place.
Starting with the worst of the bunch: Subs R Us in Myrtle Beach got an 80 from DHEC, a "B" grade. Inspectors noted excessive flies inside the business along with grime buildup on the floor under equipment.
While at Lakewood Concession Trailer, also in Myrtle Beach, inspectors say they saw someone skip washing their hands. They noted seeing flies here too. The business was given an 82.
Now onto Jade Hibachi in Conway, where officials say they found grease buildup on equipment along the cookline. The restaurant got an 87.
Pool Side Grill in North Myrtle Beach got an 88. Inspectors found ketchup packages stored on floor there.
Restaurant scores go up from here: Pizza Romana Originale in Myrtle Beach got a 97, and finally Hanser House in Pawelys Island got top grades from DHEC with a 98.
Remember you can find out how a restaurant did before you eat. Each establishment is required to have its score posted. If you don't see it, just ask.