A takeaway has been handed a new three-out-of-five food hygiene rating.

Desserts By Kebabish, a takeaway on Broad Street in Banbury, was given the score after assessment on December 20, the Food Standards Agency's website shows.

It means that of Cherwell's 103 takeaways with ratings, 58 (56 per cent) have ratings of five and just one has a zero rating.

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Earlier this month an Indian restaurant in Bicester, Arzoo, was given a score of one-out-of-five, and Tapas Hermanos, a restaurant at The Shakespeare Bowmont Square in Bicester, was given the maximum five-out-five-star score.

London Grade Coffee, a restaurant in Pingle Drive, Bicester, was given a three-out-of-five rating on November 30 last year.

The Food Standards Agency exists to ensure people can feel confident the food they are eating is of high quality.


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This story was written by Matthew Norman, he joined the team in 2022 as a Facebook community reporter.

Matthew covers Bicester and focuses on finding stories from diverse communities.

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