Ross Labels, located at the Gateway Cinema Ross Labels in Ross Park, has been awarded a commendable ‘5 - Very Good’ rating by the Food Standards Agency.

The inspection took place on 29 June 2023, and the results reflect the establishment’s commitment to maintaining high standards in food safety and hygiene.

Of the areas examined during the inspection, Ross Labels excelled in “Hygienic Food Handling”. This category, which encompasses aspects such as food preparation, cooking, re-heating, cooling, and storage, received the ‘Very Good’ status. This recognition indicates the restaurant’s diligence in ensuring that food is handled with the utmost care, safeguarding customers’ health.

In terms of the “Cleanliness and Condition of Facilities and Building”, the establishment was deemed ‘Good’. The assessment considered factors such as the appropriate layout of the venue, efficient ventilation systems, adequate handwashing facilities, and effective pest control measures. These features are vital in ensuring good food hygiene, and Labels has ensured these standards are met satisfactorily.

Lastly, in the “Management of Food Safety” domain, the Food Safety Officer was confident that the systems or checks in place at Ross Labels ensure that the food sold or served is safe to consume. Moreover, there’s ample evidence to suggest that the staff are knowledgeable about food safety protocols, further strengthening the inspector’s trust that these commendable standards will be maintained in the future.