Restaurant Inspections 50% open

Cleveland, OH

What data is expected?

Outcomes of food safety inspections of restaurants and other similar providers of food to the public. This dataset helps protect public health by informing consumers about possible food safety concerns. (More info)

  • Date
  • Address
  • Establishment name
  • Outcome (pass/fail, letter grade, score, etc.)
  • Violations found (for places with violations)

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licensed No No license specified
Available in bulk No
Up-to-date Yes To my surprise and delight, there were entries from yesterday!
Available free online Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open format
findable 2
findable_steps went to city of cleveland's website; then looked on left toolbar under departments; public health; then link on front page of public health dept. page
Collected by government Yes
usability 2 The interface to browse and search for a particular institution is fair although there's no interface to download the data in bulk.
collector_name Department of Public Health
characteristics Date, Address, Establishment name, Outcome (pass/fail, letter grade, score, etc.), Violations found (for places with violations)
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After 2-3 years of being unavailable; it finally is!

I've answered these to the best of my knowledge and it's up to date.

Meta data

Data location - This is contracted out to
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Open Cleveland
Submitters   Open Cleveland
Last modified   Tue Nov 20 2018 13:51:20 GMT+0000 (UTC)