Welcome to The Old Grind

A locally owned and locally loved café and caterer with heart!

Favourite local gathering place for great coffee, food, music, and art located in the foothills of the Canadian Rockies in beautiful Hinton, Alberta. We offer locally roasted espresso based coffees and drinks, smoothies, and Italian sodas, paired with delicious home baked goods and nutritionally healthy light meals, soups, salads and sandwiches. Breakfast, gluten free, vegetarian, and takeout options are available.

We're just off Highway 16, behind the Visitor Centre in Hinton, making our cozy café the perfect place to stop and refuel on your way to Jasper National Park. The Old Grind is a favourite local gathering place offering events, and live music, great food and drink, exceptional customer service, and an incredible assortment of local art available for sale. We hope to see you soon!'

Coffee shop, lunch stop and catering in Hinton, Alberta.

Good coffee and delicious food brings us together.
We have daily lunch specials, so please check this page often to see what salads, soups and sandwiches we're making today.
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We are pleased to bring you fresh home baked goods, homemade soups, handcrafted sandwiches, salads and more. Check out our menu.
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We offer a variety of items for catering including our delicious soups and sandwiches, wraps, bunwiches, wraps, quiche, toutiere, and our specialty salads.
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We are currently open for take-out, curbside pickup, and delivery!

Call (780) 865-1934 to order

We are open with some limitations

We are currently unable to provide dine-in service, but are happy to provide your safely prepared food and drinks to take away!

Our giftware and retail area is open, with some restrictions

Our capacity is reduced to 15% – thank you for observing distancing guidance when visiting us! Did you know that we carry local art, gift ware and books? Shop local this holiday season and support your neighbours

We can’t wait to see you!