Originally Posted by Bronc0guy
If you walk into a bbq joint in the south, and it's impeccably clean, consider walking out. It's likely to suck. Although there is a big difference from having that classic "hole in the wall" type feel, and being completely disgusting.
Places don't have to be spotless as long as the food is handled properly and storage areas are clean. These are things that are mainly tested, anything else is nitpicking.