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.
South Mountain Boarding Home6420 S. 22nd StreetPhoenix
Among the violations:Medicine stored above soupLubricant on top of a food prep table
Mi Ranchito19 E. Western Ave.Avondale
Among the violationsCooked pork left on a stove - not at the proper temperatureEmployee didn't wash hands before starting work
Safari Restaurant2935 E. McDowell RoadPhoenix
Among the violations:Employee handling door knob in women's restroom - then went back to work without washing handsFood residue in meat slicer
Golden Donuts1818 W. Baseline RoadMesa
Among the violations:Employee handling money then preparing sandwichesPill bottles covered with flour and stored with utensilsLive cockroach by an ice machineDean's List - Perfect health inspection scores
See's Candies1810 W. Southern Ave.Mesa85202
Pedro's4938 W. Glendale Ave.Glendale85301
U.S. Egg131 E. Baseline RoadTempe85283
Circle K3502 W. Union Hills DrivePhoenix85308
AMF Peoria8475 W. Olive Ave.Peoria85345
Cracker Barrel21611 N. 26th AvenuePhoenix85027
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