Welcome to the Virginia Department of Health’s Inspection Database.


Welcome to the Virginia Department of Health’s Inspection Database. This website highlights the important work that Environmental Health Specialists across Virginia do to ensure public safety. The 35 VDH Health Districts perform a wide variety of environmental and public health functions to keep all visitors and citizens of the Commonwealth safe while dining, lodging and enjoying all that Virginia has to offer.

Some of the programs in the VDH Environmental Health Services include:

Food Safety Information

  • Restaurants
  • Mobile Food Trucks
  • Cafeterias, Nursing Homes & School Food Services
  • Temporary Events that serve food

Hotel Inspections

  • Hotels/ Motels
  • Temporary Lodging Units
  • Bed & Breakfasts

Public Pool Inspections

  • Recreational Pools
  • Hotel Pools

Others that are district specific

  • Campground Inspections
  • Onsite Sewage Evaluation
  • Marina Inspections
  • Bedding & Upholstered Furniture Inspections

On this public website, you can view inspection reports done by the Environmental Health Specialists before heading to your favorite restaurant! You can also find information such as public health alerts and advisories pertaining to food establishments and food safety recalls that affect Virginia. You will also be able to file a Foodborne Illness Complaint and learn what you can do to keep yourself safe from getting sick.

Please note: There is a seven day delay between the time the inspection is entered into the database and when it appears on this public website.

Look for your district to find food establishments around you. Visit our website to learn more about the important programs at the Office of Environmental Health Services!