East Lindsey establishment hit with new zero-out-of-five food hygiene rating

An East Lindsey drinking establishment has been handed a new zero-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 East Lindsey drinking establishment has been handed a new zero-out-of-five food hygiene rating.

The Crown Inn, a pub, bar or nightclub at Pump Lane, Saltfleet Lincolnshire was given the minimum score after assessment on May 25, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of East Lindsey's 280 pubs, bars and nightclubs with ratings, 229 (82%) have ratings of five and just one has a zero rating.