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Campus Dining Service Update – August 31, 2021

Aug. 31, 2021—To our Vanderbilt students and parents With nearly one week of classes under our belt, the fall 2021 semester is well underway here at Vanderbilt.  As with all student support operations, the men and women of Campus Dining are hard at work serving our residential student population. As you may know, our dining program started...

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Campus Dining Service Update – August 24, 2021

Aug. 24, 2021—To Our Students On behalf of the entire Vanderbilt Campus Dining team, welcome back to campus.  After a challenging 2020-21 year with limited capacity and modified operations, it has been a delight to see our operations come alive with the sounds of community.  The renewed energy on campus is palpable, and our staff is excited...

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Campus Dining announces Flex Meal Deal for faculty, staff, and graduate and professional students

Aug. 23, 2021—Campus Dining is pleased to announce its fall 2021 Flex Meal Deal for Vanderbilt faculty, staff, and graduate and professional students. A convenient option for those who wish to dine on campus, Flex Meals allow for quick and easy meal payment across Campus Dining’s award-winning network of 20 dining locations. Flex Meals can be purchased...

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Campus Dining to offer Bongo Java coffee for 2021-22 school year

Aug. 12, 2021—Vanderbilt Campus Dining is pleased to announce a new partnership with Bongo Java to supply fresh roasted coffee for its network of residential dining halls and Munchie Marts.  Starting this fall, students will be able to choose from a variety of custom-roasted blends including Commodore Blend medium roast, Vandy House Blend light roast, and Anchor...

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Vanderbilt University leading the way with food allergy service

May. 10, 2021—Vanderbilt Campus Dining has created a loyal base of food allergic students by providing state of the art services to ensure student safety on campus. With 8% of students nationwide navigating life with a severe food allergy or intolerance, a safe dining experience is a top consideration for these students in selecting their college. In honor...

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End of Spring Semester Hours of Operation

May. 3, 2021—As the spring semester comes to a close and dining locations prepare for summer break, hours of operation across campus are different than normal. Regular hours of operation are in effect until Monday, May 9th, and beginning on Monday, May 10th, you will see different hours of operation: Monday, May 10th Commons: regular hours Rand:...

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Campus Dining hosts inaugural Underground Supper Club

Apr. 29, 2021—Last week, Vanderbilt Campus Dining assembled its senior chefs and catering team to create an unforgettable dining experience for a select group of students.  Dubbed the “Underground Supper Club,” this event featured a secret location, al fresco dining, and chef-curated tasting menu one might find in Nashville’s best new restaurants. As the sun began to...

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Mid-Semester update at Kissam Kitchen

Mar. 11, 2021—In an effort to freshen up its daily lineup and expand menu offerings this semester, Vanderbilt Campus Dining is pleased to announce a revamped lineup of the daily menu at the Kitchen at Kissam.  Starting Monday, March 14, the following changes will take place: Breakfast bowls will be replaced by traditional breakfast fare, featuring a...

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Vanderbilt Campus Dining to feature local and sustainable produce

Mar. 8, 2021—As part of Vanderbilt Campus Dining’s continued efforts to become a more environmentally sustainable operation, the nationally recognized foodservice provider is proud to announce a strategic partnership with Middle Tennessee-based Hydrohouse Farms.  Founded by Vanderbilt alumnus Hassan Sharaff in 2016, Hydrohouse Farms’ mission is to provide quality, healthy, locally-grown vegetables to the Nashville area. The...

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Service Update – Friday, February 19

Feb. 18, 2021—WINTER WEATHER SERVICE UPDATE Due to the winter weather event impacting travel in the greater Nashville area, Campus Dining is operating with a modified schedule.  On Friday, February 19, the following dining locations remain closed: ⁠ E. Bronson Ingram Kissam Kitchen 2301 Zeppos McTyeire Hendrix Local Java Grins Vegetarian Cafe Suzie’s Alumni Hall Blair PickupSpot...

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Service Update – Thursday, February 18

Feb. 17, 2021—WINTER WEATHER SERVICE UPDATE Due to the winter weather event impacting travel in the greater Nashville area, Campus Dining is operating with a modified schedule.  On Thursday, February 18, the following dining locations remain closed: ⁠ E. Bronson Ingram Kissam Kitchen 2301 Zeppos McTyeire Hendrix Local Java Grins Vegetarian Cafe Suzie’s Alumni Hall Blair PickupSpot...

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Additional dining resources during February winter storms

Feb. 17, 2021—In response to another round of winter precipitation projected to arrive Wednesday, February 17, and continuing into Thursday, February 18, Campus Dining is providing additional dining options for students. For the next three days, all meal plan holders will receive a $20 daily meal supplement, loaded to their Commodore Cash account.  Students can choose to...

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Service Update – Wednesday, February 17

Feb. 16, 2021—WINTER WEATHER SERVICE UPDATE Due to the winter weather event impacting travel in the greater Nashville area, Campus Dining is operating with a modified schedule.  On Wednesday, February 17, the following dining locations remain closed: ⁠ E. Bronson Ingram Kissam Kitchen 2301 Zeppos McTyeire Hendrix Local Java Grins Vegetarian Cafe Blair PickupSpot GET / dining...

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Campus Dining tips during winter weather

Feb. 16, 2021—Campus Dining is currently experiencing significant staffing challenges due to continued hazardous road conditions in the greater Nashville area.  Despite these challenges, both Rand and Commons Dining Centers are open from 7:30am until 7:30pm, offering continuous uninterrupted meal service. Based on this week’s traffic patterns, it appears as though demand is high during peak times...

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Service Update – Tuesday, Feburary 16

Feb. 16, 2021—WINTER WEATHER SERVICE UPDATE Tuesday, February 16, the following dining locations remain CLOSED: ⁠ E. Bronson Ingram Kissam Kitchen 2301 Zeppos McTyeire Hendrix Local Java Grins Vegetarian Cafe Suzie’s (all locations) Blair PickupSpot GET / dining hall Express pre-order service will not be available today. ⁠ Branscomb, Highland, and Kissam Munchie Marts open 7:30am –...

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