Get details on restaurants cited by Maricopa County inspectors for four or more priority violations during the week of Aug. 17.

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

La Sabrosa, 701 E. Mohave St., Phoenix.

  1. Gloved employee handled raw chicken then immediately touched several tortillas without changing gloves or washing hands in between tasks. | Corrected.
  2. No sanitizer in dishwashing sink. | Corrected.
  3. Menudo and birria stored past the use-by date. | Discarded.
  4. Raw beef and chicken stored in single-use grocery store bags. | Meat removed from bags.

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Grade A restaurants and establishments


  • Angry Crab Shack, 2501 W. Happy Valley Road, Suite 48.
  • Smoothie King, 2833 N. Central Ave.
  • Cracker Barrel, 21611 N. 26th Ave.
  • Gus’ N.Y. Pizza, 7611 W. Thomas Road.
  • Filiberto’s Mexican Food, 1601 E. McDowell Road.

Southeast Valley

  • Grimaldi’s, 7131 W. Ray Road, Suite 23, Chandler.
  • The Chuckbox, 202 E. University Drive, Tempe.
  • Blue Adobe Grille, 144 N. Country Club Drive, Mesa.
  • The Habit Burger Grill, 960 N. 54th St., Chandler.
  • Wok Up, 1275 E. Baseline Road, Suite 106, Gilbert.


  • Morton’s The Steakhouse, 15233 N. Kierland Blvd.
  • Domino’s Pizza, 2902 N. 68th St.
  • Panera Bread, 14826 N. Pima Road.
  • Subway, 20553 N. Hayden Road #110.
  • Nekter Juice Bar, 20553 N. Hayden Road, Suite 105.

West Valley

  • Chick-Fil-A, 10180 W. McDowell Road, Avondale.
  • Sonic Drive-In, 13916 N. 67th Ave., Glendale.
  • Chipotle Mexican Grill, 16680 N. 83rd Ave., Peoria.
  • Yogurtini, 15601 W. Bell Road, Suite 208, Surprise.
  • Einstein Brothers Bagels, 1550 N. Dysart Road, Goodyear.

Source: Maricopa County Environmental Services

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