Neil’s Dining Dash: Nashville eateries

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Neil’s Dining Dash features restaurants from across the Nashville area.

  • Gordon’s in Melrose scored 98.
  • Jalisco Restaurant on Donelson Pike scored 100.

Smiling Elephant on Eighth Avenue South scored a 55. Inspectors were at the restaurant four days before Christmas and noted rice being stored 20 degrees below the acceptable temperature and raw beef stored over “ready-to-eat” vegetables.

Marco Polo’s Pizza and Burgers on Charlotte Pike scored a 58. Inspectors found no soap at the hand sink in the cook line and food in the prep cooler stored at 50 to 55 degrees.

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