Food hygiene ratings given to four Islington restaurants

New food hygiene ratings have been awarded to four of Islington’s restaurants, cafes or canteens, the Food Standards Agency’s website shows.
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 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 four of Islington’s restaurants, cafes or canteens, the Food Standards Agency’s website shows.

Restaurants, cafes and canteens

The following ratings have been given to four restaurants, cafes or canteens:

• Rated 3: Eroma Cafe at Ground Floor, 230 Holloway Road, London; rated on October 19

• Rated 3: St John Bar and Restaurant at Basement And Ground Floor, 26 St John Street, London; rated on October 19

• Rated 2: Burgerism @ NQ64 at Basement Albert House, 256-260 Old Street, London; rated on October 19

• Rated 2: NQ64 at Basement Albert House, 256-260 Old Street, London; rated on October 19

It means that of Islington's 963 similar establishments with ratings, 461 (48%) have ratings of five and just one has a zero rating.