New food hygiene ratings for coffee shop and 2 takeaways in Milton Keynes

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A Milton Keynes restaurant has been handed a four-out-of-five food hygiene rating with two takeaways each receiving new ratings.

Costa Coffee, a restaurant, cafe or canteen at 33-34 Winchester Circle, Kingston, was given a rating of 4 after assessment on May 29, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of Milton Keynes's 488 restaurants, cafes and canteens with ratings, 371 (76%) have ratings of five and none have zero ratings.

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Subway, a takeaway at 143a Queensway, Bletchley, was given a rating of 4 score after assessment on February 27.

Food hygiene ratings are not a guide to food quality but clear information about businesses’ hygiene standards.Food hygiene ratings are not a guide to food quality but clear information about businesses’ hygiene standards.
Food hygiene ratings are not a guide to food quality but clear information about businesses’ hygiene standards.

And Subway, a takeaway at 5 Winchester Circle, Kingston, was given the maximum score of 5 after assessment on January 17, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of Milton Keynes's 264 takeaways with ratings, 173 (66%) have ratings of five and none have zero ratings.

The food hygiene rating is not a guide to food quality but helps people choose where to eat out or shop for food by giving information about businesses’ hygiene standards.

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The scheme, run in partnership with local authorities gives businesses a rating from 5 to 0 which is displayed at their premises and online so you can make more informed choices about where to buy and eat food.

The ratings are as follows:

5 – hygiene standards are very good

4 – hygiene standards are good

3 – hygiene standards are generally satisfactory

2 – some improvement is necessary

1 – major improvement is necessary

0 – urgent improvement is required