Restaurant inspections

Jackson County health inspectors evaluated 97 restaurants in June. All passed their semiannual inspections. A portion of all scores are published weekly in the Mail Tribune.

These restaurants received passing scores of 70 or higher:

  • Gypsy Blues Bar, Medford — 92;
  • Hangar Corp. (Emigrant Lake water slide snack bar), Ashland — 92;
  • Hawk Vending Services Inc., Medford — 96;
  • Homestead, Rogue River — 98;
  • Hong Kong Bar, Ashland — 82;
  • Human Bean, Ashland — 97;
  • Intatto Coffee, Ashland — 90;
  • Kentucky Fried Chicken, White City — 96;
  • King Wah, Medford — 87;
  • Lava Lanes, Medford — 98;
  • Little Brown Jug-Mei Sum, Talent — 81;
  • Mai Thai, Central Point — 96;
  • Mash 'N' Dash, Ashland — 86;
  • McDonald's No. 2013, East Barnett Road, Medford — 97;
  • Medford Youth Baseball Society, Medford — 90;
  • Mena's Catering, Medford — 99;
  • Mrs. Q's Restaurant, Medford — 90;
  • Muchas Gracias, North Riverside Avenue, Medford — 76;
  • Noble Coffee, Ashland — 98;
  • Noho's Hawaiian Café, Medford — 90;
  • Nunan Estate & Carriage House, Jacksonville — 87;
  • Oregon Cabaret Theatre Inc., Ashland — 98;
  • Organicos Natural Cafe, Medford — 95;
  • Outback Steakhouse, Medford — 77;
  • Oxygen/Hubbards Baking Co., Medford — 99.


Inspectors subtract points for critical violations, which include: foods maintained at improper temperatures, improperly cooled or reheated; not properly protected from contamination, from unapproved origins, unsafe, adulterated or not honestly presented; not date-marked or discarded upon expiration; raw animal foods improperly cooked; presence of rodents or insects; inadequate personal hygiene; failure to clean and sanitize food equipment; lack of an approved water system; toxic chemicals or cleansers not properly stored, used or labeled.

Scores are posted at www.jacksoncounty.org and www.mailtribune.com/dining. Inspection files are open to the public at the division of environmental health, Jackson County Health and Human Services, 1005 E. Main St., Medford.

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