South Lanarkshire restaurant hit with new "requires improvement" food hygiene rating

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

Sign up to our GlasgowWorld Today newsletter

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.

Sign up to our GlasgowWorld Today newsletter

Tinto Tapas Bar, a restaurant, cafe or canteen at 105 Main Street, Uddingston, Glasgow was given the score after assessment on April 12, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of South Lanarkshire's 749 restaurants, cafes and canteens with ratings, 659 (88%) have pass ratings and 90 (12%) require improvement.