PHOENIX (DIRTY DINING) - 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.

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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 Jan. 24, 2020.

[WATCH: Popular Vietnamese restaurant in Chandler tops this week's Dirty Dining report]

POPEYE'S

2005 W. Broadway Road, Mesa

4 violations

Among the violations:

• Employee handled raw chicken then didn't wash hands

• Boxes of raw chicken stacked on top of fries

SUSHI ROKU

7277 E. Camelback Road, Scottsdale

4 violations

Among the violations:

• Cooked pork belly kept past discard

• Raw tuna above ready to eat chicken

PARADISE KITCHEN

918 N. Alma School Road, Chandler

5 violations

Among the violations

• Raw shrimp over vegetables

• Employee grabbed shoes then cleaned containers

• Mold on eggplant

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Dean’s List - Perfect Health Inspection Scores

PHILA DELI

20219 N. 59th Ave

Glendale

85308

PITA JUNGLE

3800 Sky Harbor Blvd

Phoenix

85034

EL RANCHO

3330 S. Gilbert Road

Mesa

85204

TACO BELL

15604 S. 40th Street

Phoenix

85048

ZOËS KITCHEN

7650 W. Bell Road

Glendale

85308

LITTLE CAESARS

401 N. Arizona Avenue

Chandler

85225

[APP USERS: Click here for a map of recent Dean's List Dirty Dining restaurants]

DIRTY DINING TOOLS

Helpful links: Find a report or file a complaint

"A" for food safety: How restaurants are graded

Dirty Dining: Why and how we do it

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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