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!
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 fully open for business!

Join us for all the goodness in our lovely space with no restrictions on dine-in!  Or take a seat outdoors in our outdoor patio space!

We are also available for take-out and delivery!

Browse our unique local art and giftware section while enjoying the ambience of Hinton’s favourite cafe!

We can’t wait to see you again soon!