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One Restaurant Gets ‘C’ Rating — the Worst — in Most Recent Darien Health Inspection Reports

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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One Darien restaurant received a “C” rating — the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system — in the most recently released town Health Department inspection reports. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Broken Cooler in Cafe Gets It the Lowest Rating — ‘C’ — in Latest Darien Health Inspections

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The vendor operating the cafe at Darien YMCA, received a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, in the most recently released town Health Department inspection reports. The sole reason: The open “grab-and-go” cooler case was broken and found to be at 54 degrees.  It didn’t matter that the cafe’s state score was high — 94 — because the nonworking cooler is considered a serious violation under the state health code. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien Restaurant, Supermarket Each Get Lowest Health Rating — ‘C’ — in Latest Inspections

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A Darien restaurant and a supermarket in town each received a “C” rating (the worst) in the six most recent health inspection reports released by the Darien Health Department. Each of the other four food-serving establishments, received “B” ratings in the inspections that took place from Aug. 17 to 22. None received an “A.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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For Second Time in a Row Darien Restaurant Gets Lowest Health Rating — ‘C’ — in Latest Inspections

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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A reinspection of a restaurant that was given a “C” rating (the worst) resulted in the restaurant getting another “C” rating in the seven most recent health inspection reports released by the Darien Health Department. Of the other six establishments, two received A ratings and four got A’s. All the inspections took place  from Aug. 6 to 15. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Lowest Health Rating — ‘C’ — for Three Darien Food-Serving Establishments in Most Recent Inspections

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In the 13 most recent health inspection reports released by the Darien Health Department, three local food-serving establishments received “C” ratings — the worst. Of the other 10 establishments, five received B ratings and five got A’s. All the inspections took place  from Aug. 1 to 8. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Latest Results from Town Health Inspections of Darien Restaurants

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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In the four most recent health inspection reports released Thursday by Darien Health Department, each of the local restaurants inspected from July 27 to Aug. 1 received A or B ratings. (more…) Continue Reading →

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One Eatery Gets Lowest Rating — ‘C’ — in Most Recent Darien Health Inspection Reports

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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A Darien restaurant received a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, in reports from the eight most recently released town Health Department inspection reports. That restaurant was later reinspected and received an “A.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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Sidewalk Sales Days Weekend Has Just Begun in Lower Fairfield County

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Chambers of commerce in Darien, New Canaan and Greenwich are all holding “Sidewalk Sales Days” in their downtowns on the same weekend, and the Downtown Westport Merchants Association is holding its annual Arts Festival on the same weekend. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Lowest Rating — ‘C’ — for One Restaurant in Latest Darien Health Inspection Reports

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A Darien restaurant received a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, and in the same inspection received a very low score on the state’s rating scale, a 73, in the three most recently released town Health Department inspection reports. (more…) Continue Reading →

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One Food-Serving Establishment Twice Gets a ‘C’ — Lowest Rating — in Latest Darien Health Inspection Reports

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One Darien food-serving establishment received a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, and then a second “C” in in the four most recently released town Health Department inspection reports. (more…) Continue Reading →

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