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TAMPA, Florida - Over the past 10 months, the state of Florida's Department of Business and Professional Regulation has conducted over 25,000 restaurant inspections across the Bay Area. A majority of restaurants, 66 percent, have fewer thanfive critical violations per inspection.

But there are a small percentage of restaurants with violations that number far into the double digits.

Here is our Spring 2012 "Terrible 10" list of restaurants with the most critical violationson a single inspection over the past year:

See images of The "Terrible 10"here.

1- Golden Phoenix (Tampa)

2- Seminole Family Restaurant

3- China Buffet (Avon Park)

4- Cali Viejo (Brandon)

5- Hiro's Tokyo Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar (St. Pete)

6- Classic Homestyle Buffet (Tampa)

7- China Palace (Valrico)

8- Tapas Garden & Wine Bar (Indian Rocks Beach)

9- Suzie Q's Diner (Seminole)

10- Homer's Original Smorgasbord (Sebring)

More information on each restaurant's state inspection:

Homer's Original Smorgasbord

February Inspection

25 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

-Temperature violations with blue cheese & macaroni salad

-Slime on the soda nozzles

-Unclean ice chute

Suzie Q's Diner

November Inspection

26 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

- Ham, cooked spinach & cheese temperatures violations

- Roaches throughout the kitchen.

Tapas Garden & Wine Bar

April Inspection

26 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

-Employees not washing hands or using soap

- Ants on the cook line.

China Palace

March Inspection

26 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

-Employee scooping out cooked rice with bare hands

-Employees not washing hands

-Slime in the ice machine...

The Classic Homestyle Buffet (Home Like Buffet)

December Inspection

26 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

-54 total for the most in Tampa Bay on a single inspection

Hiro's Tokyo Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar

October Inspection

27 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

-Food temperature abuse

-No soap at the sink.

Cali Viejo Restaurant

MarchInspection

27 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

-Showed impressive improvement.

China Buffet

March Inspection

28 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

-Sushi at 54 degrees on buffet

-Slime in the ice machine.

Seminole Family Restaurant

April Inspection

28 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

-Fly strips over the food prep area

-Dirty kitchen equipment.

Golden Phoenix

April Inspection

29 CRITICAL VIOLATIONS

-Food stored in the ice used for drinks

-Temperature violations on cooked duck

-Employees not properly washing hands/changing gloves

Outrageous Restaurant Red Alert reports:

Band Aid Soup:Customer served soup - with a band aid in it!

Terrible 10:10 Tampa Bay restaurants with the WORST critical violations

Ceiling Roaches:McDonalds cited when roach falls from ceiling onto diner's food

Finger in salad:Pizza customer claims there was a fingertip in his salad

Baked Roaches:Roaches found baked into Pizza Supreme

More Restaurant Red Alert Reports:

Classic Homestyle Buffet, Tampa 1/11/12

Frank's Family Restaurant, Hernando 1/18/12

Big Easy Cajun, Brandon TownCenter 1/25/12

CiCi's Pizza, Kenneth City 2/1/12

China Express, Brandon 2/8/12

Daiquiri Deck, Maderia Beach 2/15/12

Athenian Garden, Tyrone Area, St. Pete 2/22/12

Bob Evans (Ulmerton Road), Pho 97 (Pinellas Park), Kobe Japanese Steak House (New Tampa)2/29/12

China Jade, Carrollwood, 3/7/12

Nicki's West 59th (Bradenton), Top's China Buffet (Brandon), 400 Beach (St. Petersburg) 3/14/12

Hamburger Mary's Bar & Grille (Ybor City) 3/21/12

Sandy's Restaurant, Indian Rocks Beach 3/28/12

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