(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.


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. 10, 2020.

The Chicken Ranch

14051 W. Grand Ave


Among the four violations:

An employee handling chips with his bare hands.

No soap at hand wash sinks.

Rinaldi's Deli

21705 N. 19th Avenue


Among the six violations

Pastrami and turkey with no date marking.

Worker cracked an egg then didn't wash his hands.

Raw pork stored above eggplant parmesan.


Dean’s List - Perfect Health Inspection Scores

Yogi's Teriyaki & Grill

1130 W. Grand Ave. Mesa 85210

Circle K

410 N. Center Street, Mesa 85201

Taco Bell

528 E. Wickenburg Way, Wickenburg 85358


1460 N. Dysart Road, Avondale 85323

The Farm at South Mountain

6106 S. 32nd Street, Phoenix 85040

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers

3420 W. Chandler Blvd., Chandler 85226

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


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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