Fried chicken fans could still order food from a filthy takeaway through Just Eat, despite shop owners being fined tens of thousands of pounds for food hygiene offences.
Mama’s Kitchen, in Northolt Road, Harrow , was found to be filthy and infested with vermin , during a surprise inspection, when even its food safety guide was found covered in dirt on the floor.
The takeaway, which offers fried chicken, kebabs and burgers, was found with rotting cucumbers and tomatoes covered in mouse droppings.
Owner Kalpana Ashokumar, 37, of Claredon Court, Harrow, claimed she was too busy looking after her children to know her shop was riddled with mice, even though she was pulled up on hygiene issues back in 2012 by Harrow Council .
Despite the stomach-churning revelations, hungry takeaway orderers could still access – and purchase – food from one-star hygiene rated Mama’s Kitchen through trusted website JustEat.
Just Eat boasts itself as "the country’s leading online takeaway ordering service" with "over 14.2 million customers worldwide".One concerned mum was about to place an order through Just Eat when she was warned about the hygiene issues.Sarah Owen, from Pinner , told getwestlondon : "If Mama’s Kitchen in Harrow has been shut down how are […]