Lewes restaurant given new food hygiene rating

A Lewes restaurant has been handed a new four-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 Lewes restaurant has been handed a new four-out-of-five food hygiene rating.

The Lanes, a restaurant, cafe or canteen at 6 Place Lane, Seaford, East Sussex was given the score after assessment on June 22, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of Lewes's 369 restaurants, cafes and canteens with ratings, 307 (83%) have ratings of five and just one has a zero rating.