Dirty Dining Aug. 18: Roaches and Mold Growth. Yuck!

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)

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.

Gold Chef1055 S. Arizona AveChandler4 violations

Among the Violations:"Large amount of organic matter on walls""Ant and roach spray cans throughout restaurant"

Steak and Stone2613 N. Thunderbird CircleMesa4 violations

Among the violations:"Cook with a long unrestrained beard""Food residue left on a slicer"

Dennys3205 E Bell RoadPhoenix4 violations

Among the violations:"No paper towels at a hand wash sink""Cook using same knife to open frozen fish then vegetables"

Julia’s Mesquite Mexican Grill1925 E. Brown RoadMesa5 violations

Among the violations:"An Employee mopping floors then handling food""Salsa kept past discard date"

Max Saigon1018 N. Arizona AveChandler6 violations

Among the violations:"Live roaches crawling around the kitchen""Mold growth on a tomato.""Window cleaner stored above dried food"


Dean's List - Perfect health inspection scores

Top Shelf3301 W. Greenway Blvd.Phoenix85023

Jupes2655 W. Guadalupe roadMesa85202

Haji Baba Food1513 E. Apache Blvd.Tempe85281

Golden Greek Restaurant7126 N. 35th AvePhoenix85051

Tonto Bar and Grill5736 E. Rancho Manana BlvdCave Creek85331

Muscle Club Café13035 W. Rancho Sante Fe BlvdAvondale85323

Curry Bowl Indian Cuisine955 W. Chandler Heights RdChandler

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