We are in Safe Start Phase 2. Read our press release.

Questions about COVID-19? Visit our COVID-19 pages.

We suspended most in-person services. Read our blog post.

Kroger drive-thru testing at Tacoma Dome—June 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, 29-30, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. See if you qualify.

161 Food Program Page - Food Inspector Reviewing Report With Chef

Inspection Rating Signs

Food safety inspection rating sign set with emojis.

We are drafting signs for restaurants and other food services in Pierce County to post. The signs will have a food safety rating based on the past 4 inspections.

Tell us what you think!

See signs in detail and take a short survey.

Dine out with confidence.

When you eat, you shouldn’t have to worry about getting sick. That's why we work to make sure your food is safe to eat. We work with food handlers, restaurants and businesses to prevent foodborne illness.


  • Teach and certify people to safely serve food.
  • Inspect and teach to make sure food is safely stored, handled, cooked and served.
  • Investigate foodborne illness outbreaks.

Questions? You can reach us at (253) 798-6460 or


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