The Vanderbilt Hustler

With an accessible kitchen, there's no limit to the recipes you can prepare on a budget (Phoebe Sklansky)

Cooking on a college budget: put your off-campus kitchen to use

September 20, 2020

Quick, easy and healthy meal ideas you can make from the comfort of your off-campus kitchen.

Trader Joe's is offering a wide variety of fall-themed items for their customers to purchase (Natalie Vitols)

Fall has arrived at Trader Joe’s: are you ready for the pumpkin spice?

September 19, 2020

Fall foods have taken over Trader Joe’s grocery stores. We reviewed some of the most exciting seasonal items.

Revelator Coffee on 21st Avenue S. in Hillsboro.(Hustler Multimedia/Samuel Blum)

Revelator Coffee Co. permanently closes Hillsboro Village location

September 16, 2020

The popular coffee shop has abruptly closed its doors after 5 years of service in Nashville.

The Love Bus burger, brought to campus by a VSG and Campus Dining intiative.

In love with The Love Bus: campus food truck review

September 9, 2020

Vandy Campus Dining’s newest initiative, the food truck campaign, is finally underway. Here’s our take on the first of these trucks: The Love Bus.

Migas dish at Ruby Sunshine.

Hillsboro’s home away from home: Ruby Sunshine

August 31, 2020

Ruby Sunshine boasts a menu chock-full of tasty comfort food that’ll almost feel homemade.

10 new restaurants added to Taste of Nashville this Fall

10 new restaurants added to Taste of Nashville this Fall

August 27, 2020

With pushback from students regarding on-campus dining availability, Vanderbilt has added a swath of new, local restaurants to the Taste of Nashville program.

Cafe Coco, an Italian eatery and staple study spot for Vanderbilt students, is set to close its doors and reopen under new branding. Photo courtesy Cafe Coco.

Cafe Coco set to close its doors, reopen as Italian market without classic live music

May 4, 2020

Say goodbye to the live music and eclectic vibe of longtime student-favorite Cafe Coco. Owner Chuck Cinelli is shutting down the Elliston Place locale until further notice, rebranding it as a fast-casual Italian eatery with a focus on high-quality family recipes.

Become the new favorite family member with these homemade banana muffins that are easy to make for first-time bakers. Photo by Christine Moser

Quarantine Cooking: Quick and Easy Banana Muffin Recipe

April 18, 2020

Put Munchie Mart muffins to the test with these homemade, yummy banana muffins

Exciting new food options will be parked behind Buttrick Mar. 10

VSG brings food trucks to Buttrick

March 8, 2020

Campus Dining and VSG are working together to allow food truck vendors to park outside of Buttrick Hall twice a week starting Mar. 10

Vanderbilt vegetarians talk big decisions: why go plant-based?

Vanderbilt vegetarians talk big decisions: why go plant-based?

February 23, 2020

The Life Staff asked around campus to better understand why Vanderbilt’s vegetarians chose to stop eating meat.

Take your date to the Frist Art Museum this Valentine's Day.

Where to spend your Valentine’s Day

February 13, 2020

Roses are red, violets are blue, whether your ideal date includes food, art or something sporty, we have the right place for you.

Americano Lounge didn't quite live up to its eccentric, vintage vibe.

Hannah, Alexa and Joe: Americano Lounge review

February 11, 2020

This 1930’s-themed coffee shop is refined but uncomfortable