PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -- Workers not washing up. Chicken not cooked to the proper temperature. Those are just a couple of the violations documented in this week's Dirty Dining report.

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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 numbers 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 that did not make the grade for April 12, 2019.

Sasha’s Kitchen and Cocktails

81 W. Boston Street, Chandler

4 violations

Among the violations:

Raw beef above raw eggs

Chicken not cooked to proper temperature

Uno Mas Cantina

1327 E. Chandler Blvd., Phoenix

4 violations

Among the violations:

Mac and Cheese kept past discard date

Raw eggs stored over enchilada sauces

Sandbar Mexican Grill

1975 E. Williams Field Road, Gilbert

6 violations

Among the violations:

Employees handling dirty dishes then clean dishes without washing hands

No soap at hand wash sink

Alcohol bottles stored with ice used for customer consumption


Dean’s List - Perfect Health Inspection Scores

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Patties 1st Ave Lounge

7220 E. 1st Ave., Scottsdale 85251

Chili’s Grill & Bar

1435 S. Power Road, Mesa 85206

Tastee Freeze

512 E. Wickenburg Way, Wickenburg 85390


4610 S. 48th St., Phoenix 85040

U.S. Egg

3238 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale 85251


1734 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe 85281

Jason Barry is best known for his Dirty Dining Report which airs Fridays at 6:30 p.m. on CBS 5.  He is also the storyteller behind CBS 5's Pay It Forward which airs every Thursday at 6:30 p.m.

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Jason Barry is a nine-time Rocky Mountain Emmy Award winner who is best known for his weekly Dirty Dining reports highlighting local restaurants with major health code violations.

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Stephanie Dyer

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