Five Blaine and two Birch Bay restaurants took home 2010 Silver Platter food safety awards from the Whatcom County Health Department.
The C Shop and Little Caesar’s in Birch Bay along with Seaside Bakery Cafe, H Street Shell, Pizza Factory, Wheel House Bar and Grill and Little Caesar’s in Blaine were honored with the award, which recognizes excellence in safe food handling throughout the year.
“This award acknowledges ... a commitment to food safety,” said public health director Regina Delahunt. The local honorees join more than 75 other Whatcom County restaurants to earn the award.
“We are pleased that so many operators have made food safety a top priority,” Delahunt said.