Four venue across the Banbury and Bicester area received high scores following their latest food hygiene inspections.

Esquires Coffee at Trinity House West in Graven Hill Road, Ambrosden, received a score of five-out-of-five (“very good”) following an inspection on February 13.

Antep Kebab House in South Bar Street and Coffee Engineer Co in Austin Drive, Banbury also received the maximum mark following their respective inspections on February 7 and 19.

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Samosa Snack Bar at Caste Quay in Banbury was handed a four-out-of-five rating (“good”) after following inspection on January 16.

The snack bar’s inspection reveals that hygienic food handling and management of food safety were graded as “generally satisfactory”, resulting in the venue missing out on the highest possible rating.

Food hygiene inspections in Cherwell are conducted by the Food Standards Agency in conjunction with Cherwell District Council, the lower tier authority for the area.