PHOENIX, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- 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."

[WATCH: East Phoenix sports bar among those on this week's Dirty Dining report]

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 Nov. 1, 2019.

Zipps Sports Grill

3647 E. Indian School Rd, Phoenix 85018

4 violations that include:

Cooked mushrooms with no date mark

Dust and debris inside soda nozzles

Old Town Taste

1845 E. Broadway Road, Tempe  85281

4 violations that include:

Raw pork thawing above vegetables

Medicine stored above prep area

Fry's Food Store

14845 E. Shea Blvd, Fountain Hills 85268

4 violations that include:

An Employee touched a dirty apron then didn’t wash up

Fried chicken kept past discard time

West Alley BBQ and Smokehouse

111 W Boston Street, Chandler 85225

4 violations that include:

No soap at hand wash sink

Raw bacon stored over pickles

More than 15 flies buzzing around kitchen


Dean’s List - Perfect Health Inspection Scores

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

Tom’s BBQ

1140 S. Country Club Drive, Mesa 85210

Ginos of South Phoenix

6420 S. Central Ave. Phoenix 85040

Rubio’s Fresh Mexican Grill

5055 W. Ray Road, Chandler 85226

Senor Taco

1929 N Power Road, Mesa 85205

Snow Fox

13982 W. Waddell Road, Surprise 85379

Poki Point

3306 S. Higley Road, Gilbert 85297

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


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