Islington restaurant handed new food hygiene rating

An Islington restaurant has been handed a new three-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.

An Islington restaurant has been handed a new three-out-of-five food hygiene rating.

Urban Social, a restaurant, cafe or canteen at Ground Floor, 236 Upper Street, Islington was given the score after assessment on December 19, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of Islington's 967 restaurants, cafes and canteens with ratings, 437 (45%) have ratings of five and just one has a zero rating.