Hermitage Rd Coffee Bar & Restaurant, the Anglian Country Inns coffee shop brand at Hitchin, Hertfordshire, is expanding to include additional seating and a range of bagels.

The expanded space will seat a further 30 customers and feature a take-away choice for drinks, cakes and the bagel range that is cooked on the premises.

The extended space will feature a retail section to sell homewares and interior accessories .

Kevin Nobes, general manager Hermitage Rd said, ‘We are very excited to have the opportunity to expand our award winning coffee bar with the launch of Hermitage Rd Coffee & Bagel Bar. We aim to provide quality, great value for money food and drink ‘ON THE GO’, coupled with a relaxed environment to enjoy our delicious cakes, pastries and other delights whilst you shop. It is also fabulous to see the new décor and enjoy the surroundings that Hermitage Rd & Co have bought into the expansion of our business.  We look forward to you enjoying the pleasure.’

The re-named Hermitage Rd Coffee & Bagel Bar, ‘Hermitage Rd. On The Go’ will re-open on 24 October between 7am and 4pm weekdays and until 5pm on Saturdays.