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Your Vanderbilt Meal Plan can be redeemed in a variety of locations, including residential dining halls, retail dining centers, on-campus cafés and Munchie Marts.  See below for options and hours of operations.

Residential Dining Halls

Our residential dining halls are the key component of Vanderbilt’s award-winning Campus Dining program.  Under the direction of Executive Chef Jordan Rogers, these dining halls offer the greatest variety, with full service meal offerings, multiple cuisines, with all-you-care-to-eat service. Meal components vary by cuisine, but all include an entree, sides, and a beverage.

All locations are open for continuous service, from 7am to 8pm.  Students enrolled in the optional All-Access plan can swipe in and out of these locations as many times as they wish.

New this year, students can now enjoy contiunous service at the state-of-the-art dining facility at The Commons Center! Enjoy favorites including breakfast, Chef's Table, Magnolia & Co. Sandwiches, Mongolian and Pasta Fix with a salad bar and pastries!

The center is also the first LEED gold-certified (certification for its environmentally friendly construction) building in Nashville.

The Commons features The Dining Hall and Commons Munchie Mart.

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Tuesday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Wednesday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Thursday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Friday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Saturday 9:00AM-8:00PM 9:00AM-8:00PM 9:00AM-8:00PM
Sunday 9:00AM-8:00PM 9:00AM-8:00PM 9:00AM-8:00PM

* Weekend brunch: Contintental breakfast 9am-10am; Hot breakfast 10am-2:30pm

New this year, students can now enjoy contiunous service at the state-of-the-art dining facility at E. Bronson Ingram Dining Hall! The state-of-the-art Residential Dining Hall offers a variety of selections from breakfast, Chef's Table, and Pho with a salad bar and pastries! 

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Tuesday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Wednesday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Thursday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Friday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Saturday 9:00AM-8:00PM 9:00AM-8:00PM 9:00AM-8:00PM
Sunday 9:00AM-8:00PM 9:00AM-8:00PM 9:00AM-8:00PM

 

* Weekend brunch: Contintental breakfast 9am-10am; Hot breakfast opens at 10am

New this year, students can now enjoy contiunous service at the state-of-the-art dining facility at The Nicholas S. Zeppos Dining Hall! Zeppos Dining hall offers continental breakfast options, freshly made sandwiches for lunch, and crafted flatbreads for dinner!

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Tuesday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Wednesday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Thursday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Friday 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM 7:00AM-8:00PM
Saturday 9:00AM-8:00PM 9:00AM-8:00PM 9:00AM-8:00PM
Sunday 9:00AM-8:00PM 9:00AM-8:00PM 9:00AM-8:00PM

 

* Weekend brunch: Contintental breakfast 9am-10am; Hot breakfast begins at 10am

Retail Dining

Retail locations offer a variety of a la carte options, and meals consist of a combination of entrees, side(s) and a drink. Options vary by location; retail outlets include the bustling lunch favorite Rand Dining Center, Munchie Marts, and cafés.

Students enrolled in the optional All-Access plan can swipe once per day at any retail location, in addition to enjoying unlimited visits in Residential dining halls.

2301 is our Allergen Free platform located inside the Rand Dining Center. This platform is Certified Free From the top 8 allergens: wheat, dairy, egg, soy, peanuts, treenuts, fish and shellfish. Here you can find tasty sautee bowls, salads, smoothies and other allergen free treats! 

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 7:00AM-10:00AM 11:00AM-3:00PM 4:30PM-8:00PM
Tuesday 7:00AM-10:00AM 11:00AM-3:00PM 4:30PM-8:00PM
Wednesday 7:00AM-10:00AM 11:00AM-3:00PM 4:30PM-8:00PM
Thursday 7:00AM-10:00AM 11:00AM-3:00PM 4:30PM-8:00PM
Friday 7:00AM-10:00AM 11:00AM-3:00PM CLOSED
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED CLOSED 4:30PM-8:00PM

 

Kissam Kitchen, located at the Kissam Center, the hub for Warren and Moore College Halls, offers acai bowls for breakfast and gluten free salads and poké bowls for lunch with a classic meat-n-three option for dinner!

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 7:00AM-10:00AM 11:00AM-2:00PM 4:30PM-8:00PM
Tuesday 7:00AM-10:00AM 11:00AM-2:00PM 4:30PM-8:00PM
Wednesday 7:00AM-10:00AM 11:00AM-2:00PM 4:30PM-8:00PM
Thursday 7:00AM-10:00AM 11:00AM-2:00PM 4:30PM-8:00PM
Friday 7:00AM-10:00AM 11:00AM-2:00PM 4:30PM-8:00PM
Saturday 10:00AM-2:00PM 10:00AM-2:00PM 4:30PM-8:00PM
Sunday 10:00AM-2:00PM 10:00AM-2:00PM 4:30PM-8:00PM

Rand Dining Center is the go-to lunch spot for Vanderbilt's main campus. Its wide selection of dishes offered include breakfast, Taqueria, Mediterranean, smoothies, Chicken Shack and Randwich with a salad bar and pastries! Of course, Rand Dining Center is also home to the famous Rand Cookie! 

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 7:00AM-11:00AM 11:00AM-3:00PM CLOSED
Tuesday 7:00AM-11:00AM 11:00AM-3:00PM CLOSED
Wednesday 7:00AM-11:00AM 11:00AM-3:00PM CLOSED
Thursday 7:00AM-11:00AM 11:00AM-3:00PM CLOSED
Friday 7:00AM-11:00AM 11:00AM-3:00PM CLOSED
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED

Returning this fall, enjoy a The Pub at Overcup Oak! Swing by every weeknight for all your Pub favorites, including chicken tenders, burgers, and milkshakes! Don't want to wait? Order your meal on the GET app ion your way in and arrive when it's hot and ready. 

 

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday CLOSED CLOSED 3:00PM-8:00PM
Tuesday CLOSED CLOSED 3:00PM-8:00PM
Wednesday CLOSED CLOSED 3:00PM-8:00PM
Thursday CLOSED CLOSED 3:00PM-8:00PM
Friday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED CLOSED 3:00PM-8:00PM

 

Cafés

At our cafés across campus, you will find a selection of Grab & Go meals varying from sandwiches and wraps, to sushi and fresh handcrafted bowls.

Grins Vegetarian Cafe in the Schulman Center for Jewish Life offers vegetarian wraps, salads, paninis, and baked goods with a Kosher-certified kitchen.

http://www.bongojava.com/grins/about/

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 7:00AM-6:30PM 7:00AM-6:30PM 7:00AM-6:30PM
Tuesday 7:00AM-6:30PM 7:00AM-6:30PM 7:00AM-6:30PM
Wednesday 7:00AM-6:30PM 7:00AM-6:30PM 7:00AM-6:30PM
Thursday 7:00AM-6:30PM 7:00AM-6:30PM 7:00AM-6:30PM
Friday 7:00AM-2:00PM 7:00AM-2:00PM CLOSED
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED

 

Holy Smokes (formerly Aryeh's Kitchen) opened in May 2016 and is located in the heart of Vanderbilt University's campus. Since then, the iconic mobile food Airstream trailer has been serving up the finest kosher dining options with a southern twist.

Holy Smokes is also available for pre-order on the GET app. 

http://holysmokeskosher.org

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday CLOSED 12:00PM-1:30PM 5:00PM-7:30PM
Tuesday CLOSED 12:00PM-1:30PM 5:00PM-7:30PM
Wednesday CLOSED 12:00PM-1:30PM 5:00PM-7:30PM
Thursday CLOSED 12:00PM-1:30PM 5:00PM-7:30PM
Friday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED 12:00PM-3:00PM CLOSED

Now located at Alumni Café in the Graduate School, Local Java serves locally-roasted Frothy Monkey coffee and tea.  This location accepts Meal Money, Commodore Cash, and credit/debit cards.

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 7:00AM-1:30PM 7:00AM-1:30PM CLOSED
Tuesday 7:00AM-1:30PM 7:00AM-1:30PM CLOSED
Wednesday 7:00AM-1:30PM 7:00AM-1:30PM CLOSED
Thursday 7:00AM-1:30PM 7:00AM-1:30PM CLOSED
Friday 7:00AM-1:30PM 7:00AM-1:30PM CLOSED
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED

Suzie's Cafe at Blair School of Music offers Grab and Go meals consisting of coffee, breakfast foods, sandwiches, wraps and more.

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 8:00AM-2:30PM 8:00AM-2:30PM CLOSED
Tuesday 8:00AM-2:30PM 8:00AM-2:30PM CLOSED
Wednesday 8:00AM-2:30PM 8:00AM-2:30PM CLOSED
Thursday 8:00AM-2:30PM 8:00AM-2:30PM CLOSED
Friday 8:00AM-2:30PM 8:00AM-2:30PM CLOSED
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED

Suzie's Cafe at Featheringill offers Grab and Go meals consisting of coffee, breakfast foods, sandwiches, wraps and more.

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 8:00AM-2:30PM 8:00AM-2:30PM CLOSED
Tuesday 8:00AM-2:30PM 8:00AM-2:30PM CLOSED
Wednesday 8:00AM-2:30PM 8:00AM-2:30PM CLOSED
Thursday 8:00AM-2:30PM 8:00AM-2:30PM CLOSED
Friday 8:00AM-2:30PM 8:00AM-2:30PM CLOSED
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED

Suzie's Cafe at MRB III offers Grab and Go meals consisting of coffee, breakfast foods, sandwiches, wraps and more.

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 7:30AM-4:30PM 7:30AM-4:30PM CLOSED
Tuesday 7:30AM-4:30PM 7:30AM-4:30PM CLOSED
Wednesday 7:30AM-4:30PM 7:30AM-4:30PM CLOSED
Thursday 7:30AM-4:30PM 7:30AM-4:30PM CLOSED
Friday 7:30AM-4:30PM 7:30AM-4:30PM CLOSED
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED

Suzie's at Central Library / Food for Thought Cafe offers Grab and Go meals consisting of coffee, breakfast foods, sandwiches, wraps and more.

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 8:00AM-8:00PM 8:00AM-8:00PM 8:00AM-8:00PM
Tuesday 8:00AM-8:00PM 8:00AM-8:00PM 8:00AM-8:00PM
Wednesday 8:00AM-8:00PM 8:00AM-8:00PM 8:00AM-8:00PM
Thursday 8:00AM-8:00PM 8:00AM-8:00PM 8:00AM-8:00PM
Friday 8:00AM-3:00PM 8:00AM-3:00PM CLOSED
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED

Markets & Grab and Go

Munchie Mart Meals  include a a healthy selection of convenient fresh grab-and-go and pre-packed options, designed to fit most dietary preferences and lifestyles.

Munchie Marts offer a selection of fresh meal swipe options, including sandwiches, salads, wraps, and fresh plates, plus an assortment of sides and beverages. In addition to prepared meal swipe options, students may also purchase a market basket with fruits and vegetables, and pantry items like pasta and beans. Looking for a quick snack or convenience item?  Candy, snacks, drinks, and more are also available for purchase using Meal Money, Commodore Cash, or credit/debit cards.

Branscomb Munchie offers a selection of fresh meal swipe options, including sandwiches, salads, wraps, and fresh plates, plus an assortment of sides and beverages.  Snacks, candy, and other convenience items are available for purchase using Meal Money, Commodore Cash, or credit/debit cards.

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Tuesday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Wednesday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Thursday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Friday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Saturday 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM
Sunday 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM

 

Commons Munchie offers a selection of fresh meal swipe options, including sandwiches, salads, wraps, and fresh plates, plus an assortment of sides and beverages.  Snacks, candy, and other convenience items are available for purchase using Meal Money, Commodore Cash, or credit/debit cards.

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday *7:00AM-12:00PM CLOSED 6:00PM-12:00AM
Tuesday *7:00AM-12:00PM CLOSED 6:00PM-12:00AM
Wednesday *7:00AM-12:00PM CLOSED 6:00PM-12:00AM
Thursday *7:00AM-12:00PM CLOSED 6:00PM-12:00AM
Friday *7:00AM-12:00PM CLOSED 6:00PM-12:00AM
Saturday *7:00AM-12:00PM CLOSED 6:00PM-12:00AM
Sunday *7:00AM-12:00PM CLOSED 6:00PM-12:00AM

 

*Commons Munchie will only be offering Common Grounds coffee service between 7:00am-12:00pm.

Highland Munchie offers a selection of fresh meal swipe options, including sandwiches, salads, wraps, and fresh plates, plus an assortment of sides and beverages.  Snacks, candy, and other convenience items are available for purchase using Meal Money, Commodore Cash, or credit/debit cards.

Highland Munchie Mart is also home to Wasabi- a sushi platform that's made fresh daily.

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Tuesday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Wednesday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Thursday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Friday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Saturday 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM
Sunday 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM

Kissam Munchie offers a selection of fresh meal swipe options, including sandwiches, salads, wraps, and fresh plates, plus an assortment of sides and beverages.  Snacks, candy, and other convenience items are available for purchase using Meal Money, Commodore Cash, or credit/debit cards.

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Tuesday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Wednesday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Thursday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Friday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Saturday 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM
Sunday 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM

The Rand Munchie offers a selection of fresh meal swipe options, including sandwiches, salads, wraps, and fresh plates, plus an assortment of sides and beverages.  Snacks, candy, and other convenience items are available for purchase using Meal Money, Commodore Cash, or credit/debit cards.

SPRING 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 7:00AM-7:00PM 7:00AM-7:00PM 7:00AM-7:00PM
Tuesday 7:00AM-7:00PM 7:00AM-7:00PM 7:00AM-7:00PM
Wednesday 7:00AM-7:00PM 7:00AM-7:00PM 7:00AM-7:00PM
Thursday 7:00AM-7:00PM 7:00AM-7:00PM 7:00AM-7:00PM
Friday 7:00AM-7:00PM 7:00AM-7:00PM 7:00AM-7:00PM
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED

 

Rothschild Munchie offers a selection of fresh meal swipe options, including sandwiches, salads, wraps, and fresh plates, plus an assortment of sides and beverages.  Snacks, candy, and other convenience items are available for purchase using Meal Money, Commodore Cash, or credit/debit cards.

FALL 2022 HOURS OF OPERATION

DAY BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER
Monday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Tuesday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Wednesday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Thursday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Friday 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM 7:30AM-12:00AM
Saturday 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM
Sunday 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM 9:00AM-12:00AM

 

 


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