Inspection Report

Business Name
Circle K
Business Address
505 W Guadalupe Rd Tempe AZ 85283
Permit Number
Permit Type
Food Establishment - Eating & Drinking
Inspection Purpose
Food Routine Inspection
Inspection Date
Not Participating
Priority Violation
Inspection Status


This establishment is not participating in the award program at this time and had 0 Priority, 0 Priority Foundation violations on this inspection.

Core-2-102.12(A), C: Certified Food Protection Manager
No certified food manager present on staff at time of inspection. Notified person in charge of current requirements for certified manager and updated requirements for 2017 FDA food code. Make sure that someone present during hours of operation is a certified food protection manager.

*Facility has pending remodel for front cashier area, observed hand sink in remodel area only holding 86 F. Ensure hand sink is holding a minimum of 100 F prior to final remodel inspection.

No County legal action will result from this inspection.

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Priority Violation
Major violation that directly contributes to increasing the risk of foodborne illness or injury (e.g. Food employees do not properly wash hands when required).
Priority Foundation Violation
Minor violation that does not directly contribute to an increased risk of foodborne illness but failure to correct this violation may lead to the occurrence of a priority violation. For example, hand washing soap and paper towels not available at hand wash sink (may lead directly to food employees not properly washing hands when required).
Core Violation
Minor violation that relates to general maintenance and sanitation (e.g. No sign reminding employees to wash hands).
Cutting Edge Program
All county food-related establishments can partner with Maricopa County to implement a proactive approach to reducing foodborne illness risk factors by implementing food safety systems that include policies, training, and verification processes.
Grading System The matrix below has been used to grade food inspections under the voluntary grading system starting on October 14, 2011.
Priority Foundation Violations
Number of
0 1 2 3 4+
0 A B B C D
1 B B B C D
2 C C C C D
3 D D D D D
Any legal action for a pattern of non-compliance or permit suspension results in a D