Good news as food hygiene ratings handed to two City of London takeaways

New food hygiene ratings have been awarded to two of City of London’s takeaways, the Food Standards Agency’s website shows – and it’s good news for them both.

A Food Standards Agency rating sticker on a window of a restaurant in central London. A huge variation in food hygiene standards remains across the UK, with one in five high or medium-risk food outlets failing to meet standards, according to a study.
A Food Standards Agency rating sticker on a window of a restaurant in central London. A huge variation in food hygiene standards remains across the UK, with one in five high or medium-risk food outlets failing to meet standards, according to a study.

New food hygiene ratings have been awarded to two of City of London’s takeaways, the Food Standards Agency’s website shows – and it’s good news for them both.

Pret a Manger, at Retail Unit, 143-144 Fleet Street, London was handed a five-out-of-five rating after assessment on June 28.

And Chapters Deli, at Retail Unit, 50 Bishopsgate, London was also given a score of five on June 22.

It means that of City of London's 287 takeaways with ratings, 240 (84%) have ratings of five and none have zero ratings.