The Picture House pub in Sutton in Ashfield has gained the top rating for its levels of hygiene in the council’s Scores on the Doors programme.
The pub in Fox Street was awarded a five star rating by the council’s inspectors.
Scores on the Doors aims to highlight hygiene standards in pubs, restaurants, take-aways and clubs across the borough.
Inspectors judge outlets on how hygienic and well-managed the food preparation at the premises is and each business is benchmarked against the same criteria namely: hygiene, structural and confidence in management.
The pub’s manager, Jon Sellars, said: “I am delighted that we have gained the top rating and I’m sure our customers will welcome the news too.
“Standards of hygiene at the pub are of paramount importance.
“All of the staff work hard to ensure that the pub offers its customers the highest levels of hygiene at all time and we are delighted that our efforts have been recognised with the five star rating.”
Pictured (left to right): Duty manager Gemma Fisher, kitchen/bar associate Nick Mills, pub manager Jon Sellars, kitchen manager Craig Stonier, kitchen associate Lisa Bavaro and team leader Stacey Chappelow.