South Lanarkshire restaurant handed new "requires improvement" food hygiene rating

A South Lanarkshire restaurant has been handed a new "improvement required" 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 South Lanarkshire restaurant has been handed a new "improvement required" food hygiene rating.

China Cottage Chinese Take Awa, a restaurant, cafe or canteen at 171-173 Maxwellton Avenue, East Kilbride, Glasgow was given the score after assessment on June 1, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of South Lanarkshire's 759 restaurants, cafes and canteens with ratings, 667 (88%) have pass ratings and 92 (12%) require improvement.