A HEREFORD fish and chip shop has been handed a top rating in its latest food hygiene inspection

Inspectors handed Mr Chips in Hereford's Commercial Road a five-star rating when they visited in January.

All businesses handling food in the county are regularly checked by local authority food hygiene inspectors.

Businesses are rated out of five, with five being the highest score and zero meaning urgent improvement is necessary.


They are rated on their handling of food, the cleanliness and condition of facilities and buildings including layout, ventilation, hand washing facilities and pest control, and their systems and checks to ensure food sold or served is safe to eat, and evidence that staff know about food safety.

Mr Chips, Commercial Road, Hereford

Rating: five out of five on January 16

Hygienic food handling: good

Cleanliness and condition of facilities and buildings: good

Management of food safety: good

What this rating means overall: very good


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