10 of 11 eateries score excellent marks


Health inspectors filed reports on 11 Maricopa eateries between Nov. 16 and Dec. 15, and all but one received excellent ratings.

The kitchen at QuikTrip was marked down for having a bottle of oven cleaner on its side in the same cabinet as pretzels and foil, a violation of rules to keep chemicals away from food and food-related items.

EXCELLENT [No violations found]

Carl’s Jr.
Children’s Learning Adventure
Circle K (18141 N. John Wayne Parkway)
Circle K (21212 N. John Wayne Parkway)
Dunkin Donuts
McDonald’s (20700 N. John Wayne Parkway)
McDonald’s (41710 W. Maricopa-Casa Grande Hwy.)

SATISFACTORY [Violations corrected during inspection]
QuikTrip – Kitchen

NEEDS IMPROVEMENT [Critical items noted during inspection cannot be corrected immediately requiring follow-up inspection]

UNACCEPTABLE [Gross, unsanitary conditions necessitating the discontinuation of service]


This item appears in the January issue of InMaricopa.