(The Triangle Trend) — If you’re paying to eat out, then you deserve to know that what you’re eating has been prepared in a clean environment. It’s rare that restaurants get perfect scores, so these Cary eateries deserve a round of applause. All received sanitation ratings of 100% since April 2020 and have so far survived this year’s whirlwind economy.
Inspection Date: 08/04/2020
Location: 125 Weston Pky Cary, NC 27513
Inspection Date: 07/06/2020
Starbucks baristas aren’t just passionate purveyors of coffee; they strive for everything else that goes with a full and rewarding coffeehouse experience. They offer a selection of premium teas, fine pastries and are quite literally the reason Starbucks has been crowned the queen of coffee.
Location: 107 Edinburgh South Dr, Suite 107, Cary, NC 27511
Inspection Date: 08/26/2020
Cilantro offers a unique dining experience of fresh and spicy Indian food in a casual and comfortable atmosphere. All their curries are gluten free and nut free and they prioritize produce from the local Farmers Market as much as possible. They also use plenty of healthy, beneficial spices and herbs in their cooking.
Location: 3511 Kildaire Farm Rd Cary, NC 27518
Inspection Date: 06/09/2020
America’s all-day, every day stop for coffee, espresso, breakfast sandwiches and donuts. Dunkin’ is the world’s leading baked goods and coffee chain, and with the 3 million customers they serve daily, you’d be right to expect high sanitation scores. True to their name, they offer 50+ varieties of donuts.
Location: 1121 Parkside Main St Cary, NC 27519
Inspection Date: 04/03/2020
Family owned and operated, Five Guys is one of the leading casual burger restaurants in the world, known for their classic take on burgers, hot dogs, fries, milkshakes and… sanitation ratings? Apparently so. Not only does Five Guys pride themselves on their fanatical focus on quality ingredients, but also their clean restaurants and exceptional customer service.
Location: 325 Carpenter Hill Dr 102 Cary, NC 27519
Inspection Date: 04/15/2020
Marco’s Pizza makes pizza the authentic Italian way, with dough made fresh daily, a unique three cheese blend, and a sauce recipe that hasn’t changed since its founding. Their dedication to quality has made them one of the fastest growing and most delicious pizza chains in America.
Location: 726 Slash Pine Dr Cary, NC 27519
Inspection Date: 07/15/2020
Sweetwater’s is a coffeehouse that embraces classic café cuisine alongside globally influenced hot drinks in an equally classy and friendly environment. Expect a cute local shop with a great feel and awesome décor. Their staff is super attentive and their drinks are creative and served quickly.
Location: 280 Meeting St, Suite 103, Cary, NC 27518
Inspection Date: 07/09/2020
Tenko Japan is a great little Japanese eatery. They offer a simple menu with appetizers, salads, and entrees and fair prices. They pick ingredients carefully and use only the freshest natural ones to prepare dishes, always cooked nutritiously. Their promise to you is a cozy and inviting ambiance with enjoyable meals and an authentic atmosphere.
Location: 3494 Kildaire Farm Rd Cary, NC 27518
Inspection Date: 04/29/2020
Shocked? There’s a reason why they’ve been the leading fast-food franchise since 1954. McDonald’s is dedicated to serving quality food and quick service at an affordable price for customers. And with their shiny grade of 100, you can confidently chow down on their full menu of favorites, including McCafé® coffee, All Day Breakfast, and juicy burgers.
Location: 7165 Okelly Chapel Rd Cary, NC 27519
Inspection Date: 06/18/2020
Tijuana prepares all their food to order using fresh same-day ingredients. Even their queso, guacamole, and salsa are made from scratch every day. Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, graduation, holiday or another festive occasion, Tijuana is the perfect dining experience to get guests excited for your next get together. They’re truly a hidden a gem with great food, people, and service. On Tuesdays they offer a taco special of two tacos, chips, and a drink for $5.