Good news as food hygiene ratings handed to two North Tyneside restaurants

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

Minnie's Pamper Parties, at 26a Station Road North, Forest Hall, Newcastle Upon Tyne was handed a five-out-of-five rating after assessment on November 4.

And The Printworks Bar & Lounge, at Unit 8, Arrow Close Business Centre, Arrow Close, Stephenson Industrial Estate was also given a score of five on October 24.

It means that of North Tyneside's 271 restaurants, cafes and canteens with ratings, 222 (82%) have ratings of five and none have zero ratings.