Jackson County health inspectors evaluated 90 restaurants in December. A portion of all scores are published weekly in the Mail Tribune.

Jackson County health inspectors evaluated 90 restaurants in December. A portion of all scores are published weekly in the Mail Tribune.

The following restaurants received passing scores of 70 points or higher:

Purple Parrot No. 7, White City — 98; Ramada Inn, Medford — 86; Real Deal Cafe, Medford — 92; The Red Dragon, Rogue River — 80; Red Lion Hotel, Medford — 86; Restaurant El Kora, Medford — 91; Rogue Riviera, Gold Hill — 98; Rosso's Trattoria, Medford — 90; Shady Cove Sports Bar & Grill, Shady Cove — 87; Shenanigan's Irish Pub, Medford — 94; St. Vincent de Paul Society, Medford — 93; Standing Stone Brewing Co., Ashland — 95; Starbucks Coffee No. 444, Biddle Road, Medford — 91; Starbucks Coffee No. 14320, Crater Lake Highway, Medford — 95; Subway, Walmart, Eagle Point — 94; Subway No. 21880, Jacksonville Highway, Medford — 93; Subway of Phoenix No. 21720, Phoenix — 98; Subway Sandwiches, Talent — 96; Subway Sandwiches & Salads No. 24031250, Crater Lake Avenue, Medford — 96; Tacos Mi Tierra, Medford — 98; Tease, Ashland — 96; Time Out, Medford — 97; Torero's Mexican Restaurant, Central Point — 85; Varsity Theatre, Ashland — 98; The Wharf Fresh Seafood Market, Medford — 98; Whistle Stop Emporium, Butte Falls — 94; Yellow Basket Restaurant, Central Point — 93.

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.

Restaurant scores are posted online 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.