Good news as food hygiene ratings handed to two Rother restaurants

New food hygiene ratings have been awarded to two of Rother’s restaurants, cafes or canteens, the Food Standards Agency’s website shows – and it’s good news for them both.

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 two of Rother’s restaurants, cafes or canteens, the Food Standards Agency’s website shows – and it’s good news for them both.

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The Fig, at 2 High Street, Rye, East Sussex was handed a five-out-of-five rating after assessment on May 6.

And Lime Wharf Cafe, at Cafe, Riverside Cottage, Station Road, Northiam was also given a score of five on May 4.

It means that of Rother's 198 restaurants, cafes and canteens with ratings, 153 (77%) have ratings of five and none have zero ratings.