Get details on restaurants cited by Maricopa County inspectors for four or more priority violations the week of Sept. 21.

A priority violation is a major violation that directly contributes to increasing the risk of food-borne illness or injury. If listed in the reports, remedies implemented during inspections are included.

At the bottom, see a sampling of the many restaurants graded as an A for no violations.

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4 Violations

Industrial Catering, mobile food unit.

  1. Food debris on knives that were stored away as clean. | Corrected.
  2. Shredded cheese, cheese singles, sour cream and raw shelled eggs at unsafe cold holding temperatures. | Discarded.
  3. Inspector observed two knives with melted handles, fraying plastic and grooves/cracks embedded with organic material. One of the knives had chips in the blade| Discarded.
  4. Raw shelled eggs stored above shredded cheese. | Corrected.

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Grade A restaurants and establishments


  • Carolina’s Mexican Food, 2126 E. Cactus Road.
  • Whataburger, 2901 E. Bell Road.
  • Maria’s Frybread and Mexican Food, 4041 E. Thomas Road, Suite 124.
  • Nekter Juice Bar, 4340 E. Indian School Road, Suite 19.
  • Panda Express, 6501 E. Greenway Parkway.

Southeast Valley

  • The Honey Baked Ham Company, 2975 E. Ocotillo Road, Suite 3, Chandler.
  • Golden Hawaiian BBQ, 1720 W. Southern Ave., Suite C-3, Mesa.
  • Domino’s Pizza, 1605 S. Gilbert Road, Suite 105, Gilbert.
  • Back East Bagels, 1628 E. Southern Ave., Suite 2, Tempe.
  • Thai Chili 2 Go, 2895 S. Alma School Road, Suite 4, Chandler.


  • Oregano’s Pizza Bistro Old Town, 3102 N. Scottsdale Road.
  • Red Robin America’s Gourmet Burgers, 8970 E. Shea Blvd.
  • Subway, 14651 N. Northsight Blvd., Suite 143.
  • Pizza Hut, 6501 E. Greenway Parkway, Unit 108.
  • New York Bagels ‘N Bialys, 10320 N. Scottsdale Road, Suite 400 B.

West Valley

  • Carrabba’s Italian Grill, 9920 W. McDowell Road, Avondale.
  • Outback Steakhouse, 5605 W. Bell Road, Glendale.
  • Village Inn, 9800 W. Happy Valley Road, Peoria.
  • Hurricane Grill & Wings, 11340 W. Bell Road, Suite 104, Surprise.
  • Arriba’s Mexican Grill, 15370 W. McDowell Road, Goodyear.

Source: Maricopa County Environmental Services

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