Johnson County Public Health contracts with the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals to provide local inspection and licensing activities at food establishments (grocery stores, restaurants, and convenience stores), hotels and motels.

Search Inspections Reports

The link (above) will allow you to search and review inspection reports conducted within all of Iowa. You may choose to search only in Johnson County by choosing this option under jurisdiction.

How do I read an inspection report?

Please note: Inspections conducted prior to January 1, 2014 were imported and converted from previous software and may contain inaccuracies or missing files.

Here are the inspection reports conducted in the past two weeks:

Inspections conducted 6.7.24-6.13.24

Super 8 Coralville – Letter of Correction
Valerie’s French Cooking – Routine
Wildwood Smokehouse Mobile – Pre-Opening
The Java House – Physical Recheck
Lake Macbride Golf Course – Routine
Taco Loco Mexican Bar & Grill – Physical Recheck
Prep & Nourish – Routine
Neighborhood Centers of Johnson County – Physical Recheck
Big Grove Brewery & Public House – Letter of Correction
Dollar Tree Stores, Inc Naples Ave – Pre-Opening
Si Senor Two, Inc – Routine
Szechuan House – Physical Recheck
Casey’s General Store #3858 – Routine
Joseph’s Steakhouse – Routine
Suga Peach Chicken & Fish Fry – Routine
Grizzly’s Southside Pub & Grill – Physical Recheck
Bunkers – Physical Recheck
Oaknoll East – Routine
One Twenty Six – Routine
Acapulco Bakery #3 – Routine
Bluebird Café Solon – Physical Recheck
Marco’s Grilled Cheese-Commissary – Physical Recheck
Foundry Food & Tap – Physical Recheck
J & S Express – Routine
Walden Place -Routine
Masala – Routine
Courtyard by Marriott – Letter of Correction
Iowa City Boys Baseball Inc – Letter of Correction
Papa Murphy’s Iowa City – Letter of Correction

Inspections 5.31.24-6.6.24

Perkins Restaurant & Bakery – Routine
Kwik Spirits #537 – Routine
Coach’s Corner – Physical Recheck
Panchero’s Mexican Grill-North Liberty – Routine
U of I Cold Food Prep Kitchen & Central Bakery – Routine
Preferred Food Service – Letter of Correction
Brush & Barrel – Letter of Correction
Aramark Field Hockey Concession Stand – Routine
Canteen @Lowe’s – Pre-Opening
Aramark Carver Hawkeye Arena-Basketball – Routine
Foundry Food & Tap – Routine
Revitalize U – Routine
Sushiya Hoja – Routine
Oryza Asian Cuisine – Physical Recheck
Bluebird Café Solon – Routine
Pioneer Park – Physical Recheck
El Patron – Routine
Oaknoll – Physical Recheck
Quinton’s Bar & Deli – Physical Recheck
Papa Murphy’s Iowa City – Physical Recheck
Colonial Lanes Snack Bar – Physical Recheck
Chipotle Mexican Grill-North Liberty – Pre-Opening
American Legion #460 – Routine
Scooter’s Coffee Store #535 – Pre-Opening
Taqueria Oaxaca – Routine
Panchero’s Mexican Grill-Clinton Street – Routine
The Airliner – Routine
Mirabito’s Italian – Routine
Fujisan Sushi – Routine
China Garden – Routine
Food & Nutrition Services Dept. – Routine

Routine – An inspection conducted as an unknown, spontaneous visit and frequency based upon risk level
Physical Recheck – An onsite visit to verify corrective measures were taken to address Risk Factor violations
Letter of Correction – A remote method of verifying corrective actions taken to address Risk Factor violations
Pre-opening – Onsite visit to ensure kitchen design, hand washing, ware washing facilities, restrooms, plumbing, and all other physical aspects of the establishment meet IA Food Code requirements prior to the release of a license
Warning Letter – A Warning Letter is requested for Foodborne Illness Risk Factor violations that remain out of compliance on three or more routine inspections or physical rechecks. A Warning Letter is also issued if, within the past 24 months, a previous Warning Letter was issued due to out of compliance Foodborne Illness Risk Factor violations.


If you have questions regarding the inspection reports please contact one of the Environmental Health Specialist staff at 319-356-6040.