North Tyneside restaurant given new 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 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 North Tyneside restaurant has been handed a new four-out-of-five food hygiene rating.

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

Ouseburn Coffee Co, a restaurant, cafe or canteen at 13 South Parade, Whitley Bay, Tyne And Wear was given the score after assessment on October 5, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of North Tyneside's 267 restaurants, cafes and canteens with ratings, 212 (79%) have ratings of five and just two have zero ratings.