Havering restaurant given new food hygiene rating

A Havering restaurant has been handed a new one-out-of-five food hygiene rating.

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.

A Havering restaurant has been handed a new one-out-of-five food hygiene rating.

Alex's Italian Restaurant, a restaurant, cafe or canteen at 53 Butts Green Road, Hornchurch was given the score after assessment on June 13, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of Havering's 493 restaurants, cafes and canteens with ratings, 326 (66%) have ratings of five and just one has a zero rating.