Dirty Dining July 21: A couple of popular Valley restaurants hit with 4 health code violations

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Every week CBS 5 News is sent a list of restaurants that have been recently inspected by Maricopa County's Environmental Services Department.
CBS 5 News selects restaurants with some of the highest number of "risk factors."

According to health inspectors, risk factors are considered major health code violations. For more details on the restaurant inspection scoring system visit Maricopa County's website.

Here are the Valley restaurants with the most health code violations this week.

Thai Food Corner
5253 E. Brown Rd
Mesa
4 Violations

Thirsty Lion Gastropub and Grill
2218 E Williams Field Road
Gilbert
4 violations

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Arby’s
2130 S Power Road
Gilbert
85234

Subway
5127 W. Indian School Road
Phoenix
85031

Tom’s BBQ
2820 S. Alma School Rd
Chandler
85280

Dragon Palace
13825
N. 32nd Street
Phoenix
85032

Char Pizzeria Napoletana
25101 N. Lake Pleasant Pkwy
Peoria
85383

Phoenix Zoo
455 N. Galvin Pkwy
Phoenix
85008

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Jason Barry
Jason Barry has been reporting in the Valley since 1997.

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Jason Barry

Jason Barry has been reporting in the Valley since 1997.

He is a nine-time Rocky Mountain Emmy Award winner who is best known for his weekly Dirty Dining reports, which highlight local restaurants with major health code violations.

Jason was born in Los Angeles and graduated from the University of Miami.

An avid sports fan, Jason follows the Diamondbacks, Cardinals and Suns with his wife, Karen, and son, Joshua.

His favorite stories to cover are the station’s Pay it Forward segments, which reward members of the community with $500 for going ‘above and beyond’ the call of duty to help others.

Jason, started his career at WBTW-TV in Florence, SC before moving to WALA-TV in Mobile, AL, was named the Associated Press Reporter of the Year in 2002.

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