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 4: Mr Lobo at Basement And Ground Floors, 176 Upper Street, London; rated on November 2

• Rated 4: The Barn at 60 Holloway Road, London, N7 8jl; rated on November 2

• Rated 4: Urban Cafe & Bistro at Basement And Ground Floor, 103 St Paul'S Road, London; rated on November 2

• Rated 3: El Rincon at Ground Floor, 235 Holloway Road, London; rated on November 2

It means that of Islington's 958 similar establishments with ratings, 463 (48%) have ratings of five and just one has a zero rating.