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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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Service Update – Monday, February 15

Feb. 15, 2021—WINTER WEATHER SERVICE UPDATE Monday, February 15, the following dining locations will be CLOSED: ⁠ E. Bronson Ingram Kissam Kitchen 2301 Zeppos McTyeire Hendrix’ Suzie’s (all locations) Holy Smokes Blair PickupSpot Commons Munchie Mart GET / dining hall Express pre-order service will not be available today. ⁠ Branscomb, Highland, and Kissam Munchies open at 7:30....

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Service Update – Sunday, February 14

Feb. 14, 2021—Due to inclement weather, Campus Dining will be operating with modified hours. Today 2/14: Commons Munchie will be CLOSED and all other Munchie Marts will close at 10:00pm. Monday 2/15: McTyeire Dining will be CLOSED. Be sure to stay in the loop with up-to-the-minute info with SMS text alerts. Text ‘DiningNews’ to 55744 to sign...

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Campus Dining re-launches chef cooking video series

Dec. 7, 2020—Building on the success of the summer 2020 “VU Dining at Home” video cooking series, Vanderbilt Campus Dining is pleased to re-launch the popular webcast series for the extended intersession winter break period. These short instructional cooking videos showcase the diverse talents of Campus Dining’s culinary team, and feature holiday-inspired dishes, global flavors, and chef...

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Campus Dining Winter Break intersession services

Nov. 16, 2020—In preparation for the end of fall 2020 in-person learning, please take note of the following updates to Campus Dining operations: Meal plans will remain active through brunch on Saturday, Nov. 21, to support students as they move out and will resume for breakfast Tuesday, Jan. 19. Students remaining on campus and not eligible for the...

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Vanderbilt University pilots indoor dining on campus

Nov. 3, 2020—Beginning Monday, Nov. 2, the university will launch an indoor dining pilot at the Sarratt Student Center, Rand Hall and Central Library Community Room, with the intention of expanding the pilot to The Commons Center Dining Room before the end of the fall semester. As part of the pilot, all dining furniture has been arranged...

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