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.

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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.

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Peri Peri-dot, a restaurant, cafe or canteen at 41 Main Street, Rutherglen, Glasgow was given the score after assessment on May 18, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of South Lanarkshire's 757 restaurants, cafes and canteens with ratings, 665 (88%) have pass ratings and 92 (12%) require improvement.