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.
Sapori D’Italia11865 N. Saguaro BlvdFountain Hills
Among the violations:“No drying towels at hand wash sink”“Seafood not thawing properly”
Flaming Kabob921 E. University DriveTempe
Among the violations:“Debris build-up on soda nozzle”“Fruit blender and juicer not cleaned properly”
Mama Lupita’s Restaurant and Bar6550 W. Glendale AveGlendale
Among the violations:“Food kept past discard date”“Dried food debris on deli slicer”
Mekong Palace66 S. Dobson RoadMesa
Among the violations:“Raw duck not stored properly”“No sanitizer in dishwasher”
Hot Wok2635 E. Broadway RoadMesa
Among the violations:"Employee touching fried chicken after cutting raw pork""No soap at a hand wash sink""Dirty vegetables stored over clean vegetables"Dean's List - Perfect Health Inspection Scores
Olive Garden3380 N Scottsdale RdScottsdale85251
Jack in the box5961 E. Main StreetMesa85202
Charley’s Steak House1187 W. Wickenburg WayWickenburg85390
Barnes and Noble Bookstore7685 W. Bell RoadPeoria85382
Munch A Mania2090 E. University DriveTempe85281
See’s Candies9784 W. Northern AvePeoria85345
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