I'm a huge fan of the FOX show "Kitchen Nightmares". In the show world renowned chef, Gordon Ramsay, travels the country and tries to 'fix' restaurants that are struggling. 99% of the time, the kitchen is disgusting. Freezers haven't been cleaned, uncooked meat left out over night, leftovers being reused, ruined ingredients left in the freezer/pantry.
This got us thinking about the local restaurants that we all eat at every single day.
Understand that there are any number of reasons to bring down the health score of a restaurant and it can be quite the tedious grading process. Having said that, you should know where you're eating.
Here is the list of the most recent health scores given to DeKalb County restaurants by the Alabama Department of Public Health.