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The Old Grind

175 Pembina Ave, Hinton, Alberta T7V 2B2, Canada
+1 780-865-1934
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good34%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (20 reviews)
“sandwiches” (12 reviews)
“soup” (9 reviews)
Closes in 3 min
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Healthy, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
175 Pembina Ave, Hinton, Alberta T7V 2B2, Canada
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Home made lunch menu and great selection of drinks. I love the quiche their. They also have a great gluten free menu

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank carrieannis
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

While driving through the town of Hinton we stopped at this Cafe to have a good cup coffee and some breakfast.Little did I know the coffee was fantastic!!! The food was incredible all fresh product i had the Denver, the bread homemade, my eggs were...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Shelley L
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We stopped in here for lunch on a drive from Edmonton to jasper and really enjoyed the food. We had the crab sandwich, one on a kaiser bun and one on 7 grain bread.All items were fresh and delicious and nice to be able to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GerardHoffnung
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Every time I visit Hinton I eat at The Old Grind! The food is delicious: amongst other things, great breakfast food...my favourite is the breakfast bagel. The food is homemade, the baking is wonderful and everything is fresh. From a quick bite to a relaxing...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank CdnTerri
Reviewed August 8, 2018

A nice spot behind the Visitor Info Centre for light lunches, good coffee and home-made treats. Best spot on Yellowhead Highway from Edmonton, before the Mountains.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank CA H
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Just stopped by for coffee and cold drinks but excellent friendly service. Looked a nice selection of food too. Great local business.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Leedstraveller66
Reviewed August 2, 2018

The serving size for the scrambled eggs was very small so don't expect a large portion. The to die for oatmeal squares were delicious - so sweet and definitely filled us up after our breakfast. Their coffee was delicious - get the backpackers blend! The...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Pinkdresses
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

I had to pleasure to stop at this coffee house on the 4th July when I started my cycling trip from Jasper to Mexico, I had a Cinnamon Role and a Coffee and halfway through my journey I still keep thinking about it as I...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Paddy R
Reviewed July 19, 2018

We visited this coffee shop before heading out of town. It’s a lovely place with a young, welcoming staff who do a very good job of dealing with customers and preparing food. The food looked delicious and I had a granola bar - a huge...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank redwoodyonge
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little spot. Unbelievable carrot cake! Good coffee and very friendly staff - highly recommend it

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank James L
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March 3, 2018|
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Response from MelanieW2851 | Property representative |
Thanks so much for contacting us! We would love to be able to help accommodate your group. We would have several questions regarding specifically what you would be looking for, whether it would be a catered order... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Pembina Ave, Hinton, Alberta T7V 2B2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Hinton
  • Phone Number: +1 780-865-1934
  • E-mail
The Old Grind is a vibrant, hip cafe specializing in high-quality, 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 take out options available. Set in a warm, eclectic setting, we are a licenced establishment situated along Highway 16 at Green Square, behind the Travel Alberta Visitor Information Center in Hinton, Alberta. The Old Grind is a favorite local gathering place offering events and live music, great food and drink, and exceptional customer service. Incredible assortment of local art available for sale.
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