The Jefferson County Health Department conducts quarterly inspections of all food establishments or locations that handle food in the county. Health inspections become a public record 10 days after the inspection takes place.

The documents highlight critical, noncritical and repeat violations during each inspection or follow-up. Critical violations are listed. All records are supplied by the Jefferson County Health Department, which can be reached at (812) 273-1942.


December 27

Central Hotel – Complaint: Customer’s complaint stated that while visiting she had ordered a pizza that a cockroach was found on when it was given to her. Also, she had found one crawling on her in the bathroom. Upon inspection, one dead cockroach was found on the women’s bathroom floor. Removal of the dead pest is needed.

The House of Brisket: No violations.

The Season’s Café (Pre-Operative): No violations.

December 28

Arby’s: One non – critical.

Madison Senior Center: No violations.

Pines Restaurant: Two non – critical.

Smokin’ Crowes BBQ (Hanover): One non – critical.

December 29

White Castle Crave Mobile: No violations.