North Kesteven establishment awarded new five-star food hygiene rating

A North Kesteven drinking establishment has been handed a new five-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 North Kesteven drinking establishment has been handed a new five-out-of-five food hygiene rating.

The Lincolnshire Poacher Inn, a pub, bar or nightclub at High Street, Metheringham was given the maximum score after assessment on June 29, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of North Kesteven's 99 pubs, bars and nightclubs with ratings, 77 have ratings of five and none have zero ratings.