Food hygiene ratings given to two Liverpool takeaways

New food hygiene ratings have been awarded to two of Liverpool’s takeaways, the Food Standards Agency’s website shows.

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.

New food hygiene ratings have been awarded to two of Liverpool’s takeaways, the Food Standards Agency’s website shows.

Quirky Burgers, at 189 County Road, Liverpool was handed a four-out-of-five rating after assessment on July 4.

And Empire Pizza, at 459 West Derby Road, Liverpool was given a score of three on July 4.

It means that of Liverpool's 543 takeaways with ratings, 222 (41%) have ratings of five and just 10 have zero ratings.