Six establishments in Cornwall have received a 'no stars' rating from the Food Standards Agency for hygiene - the lowest mark available.
The agency rates all food outlets, and gives them scores ranging from five stars down to no stars - with the lowest rating meaning urgent action is required to bring hygiene standards to an acceptable level.
With 3,465 establisments inspected across the Duchy, it means just 0.17% of all Cornish food outlets received the lowest score.
A total of 155 outlets across Cornwall recieved a one star rating - which means major improvement is required, while an impressive 1,713 were handed the top mark of five stars.
The six establishments in Cornwall to receive the lowest rating were:
*Blue Moon Restaurant, 37 Lower Fore Street, Saltash, PL12 6JQ. Last inspected March 14, 2013.
*Cawsand Bay Hotel, Pier Lane, Cawsand, Torpoint, PL10 1PG. Last inspected July 1, 2013.
*Mirita's Delicatessan, 16 Turf Street, Bodmin, PL31 2DH. Last inspected November 27, 2013.
*Quayside Bar, Fore Street, East Looe, Looe, PL13 1AE. Last inspected August 15, 2013.
*Tanyas, Blisland, Bodmin, PL30 4HH. Last inspected September 16, 2013.
*The Crows Nest Inn, Crows Nest Darite, Liskeard, PL14 5JQ. Last inspected September 4, 2013.