HATCH, a popular café on Holywell Hill, is set to close before relocating to Christopher Place.

The St Albans eatery will close its doors on Sunday (September 24) before reopening next door to Wagamama on Tuesday, October 3.

HATCH has been located on Holywell Hill since opening seven years ago.


The café serves a main menu featuring a range of brunch plates, a takeaway menu and a burger menu.

Waffles, full English breakfasts, croissants and a range of toasts are all available at the eatery.

A short statement released by HATCH read: "Almost seven years on from opening, HATCH will be closing its doors at Holywell Hill on Sunday, September 24!

"We will be closed September 25 - October 2 while we sort the final preparations, ready to open our new site in Christopher Place on Tuesday, October 3!"