Dirty Dining Dec. 29: Two Phoenix-area restaurants hit with 5 health code violations

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We go through every restaurant that’s been inspected to see which ones were cited for the most priority health code violations.The worst offenders make our Dirty Dining list. (Source: CBS 5) We go through every restaurant that’s been inspected to see which ones were cited for the most priority health code violations.The worst offenders make our Dirty Dining list. (Source: CBS 5)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

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 at www.maricopa.gov.

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

Red Dragon
2160 N. Alma School Rd
Chandler

4 violations

Among the violations:
Frozen meat thawing on prep counter
Raw beef above raw fish

Church on the Street
4006 W. Van Buren Street
Phoenix

4 violations

Among the violations:
Brown and green spots on cheese
Multiple cockroaches found throughout kitchen

Pitch at the Quad
6350 E. Thomas Road
Scottsdale

5 violations

Among the violations:
Pork belly and cooked carrots kept past discard date
Dishes with dried food debris stored as clean

Moonshine Whiskey Bar
410 S. Mill Ave
Tempe

5 violations

Among the violations:
Cooked bacon not held at the proper temperature.
No paper towels at a hand wash sink.
Raw eggs stored above tortillas.


Dean's List - Perfect health inspection scores

Subway
6825 N. 16th Street
Phoenix
85016

In N Out Burgers
7050 W Ray Road
Chandler
85224

Uncle Sam’s Restaurant
18913 N. 83rd Ave
Peoria
85382

Dutch Bros Coffee
107 E. Rural Road
Tempe
85281

Rainbow Donuts
5045 W. Thomas Road
Phoenix
85031

Panda Express
2931 N. Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale
85251

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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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    We go through every restaurant that’s been inspected to see which ones were cited for the most priority health code violations.The worst offenders make our Dirty Dining list. (Source: CBS 5)We go through every restaurant that’s been inspected to see which ones were cited for the most priority health code violations.The worst offenders make our Dirty Dining list. (Source: CBS 5)

    CBS 5 was the first station in the Valley to report on local restaurants not keeping clean kitchens. Jason Barry's first Dirty Dining story was back in 2002. He followed Maricopa County health inspectors into various restaurants.

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    CBS 5 was the first station in the Valley to report on local restaurants not keeping clean kitchens. Jason Barry's first Dirty Dining story was back in 2002. He followed Maricopa County health inspectors into various restaurants.

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