Visiting Vanderbilt


Vanderbilt University Student Life Center, 2nd Floor
310 25th Ave. South, Suite 220
Nashville, TN 37240


You may use the 25th & Highland garage.

(Located in zone 3 on the map, circled in red.)

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Preferred Hotels

Hilton Hotels will donate a portion of each reservation to the Commodore Closet, which provides gift cards for students to purchase professional attire.

Vanderbilt University is a short distance from The Nashville International Airport. Follow the link below for more information on flights, parking and directions.

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If you are hosting an evening information session (Monday through Thursday, 5:30 or 7:00 pm), these caterers have experience at the Student Life Center and are available to work with you and within your budget to handle your needs. At your request, these caterers will be happy to fax or send current menus for your review. 

Full-Service Catering 
Savor the Flavor Catering (615)-793-4187 
Dream Events & Catering (615) 259-0848 
Briarpatch Catering (615) 329-4645 
Chefs Market (615) 851-2433 

Food Pick-up/Delivery 
Au Bon Pain (Bakery; Deli) 
Bread & Company (Bakery; Deli) (615) 329-1400 
Calypso Cafe (Caribbean; Vegetarian) (615) 254-3636 (Minimum order $350) 
Chik-fil-A (Chicken & More) (615) 352-1222 
Chipotle (Mexican) (615) 777-0809 (does not deliver, but is across the street) 
Funk Seoul Brother (Korean/Japanese) (615-669-8782) 
Jason’s Deli (Deli) (615) 340-9991 
Jim & Nick’ Bar-b-q (Bar-b-que) (615) 352-5777 
Mellow Mushroom (Pizza) (615) 342-0044 
Newk’s (Deli) (615) 953-2579 
Panera (Bakery; Deli) (615) 320-1500 
Qdoba Mexican Grill (Mexican) (615) 340-9039 
The Painted Cupcake (Dessert) (615) 279-8055 
Two Boots Pizza (Pizza, Salad, Sandwiches, Appetizers) (615) 340-4343 
Private Receptions and Meals 
The below restaurants are within walking distance to campus with the exception of The Mad Platter. 
Mason’s @ Lowes Vanderbilt (615) 321-1990 (Also do lunch, dinner) 
University Club of Nashville (615) 322-8564 
The Mad Platter Restaurant (615) 242-6563 
The following restaurants are within walking distance of campus, offer reservations, and will work with you for events with selected groups of students. 
1808 Grille – inside Hutton Hotel (New American; $$) (615) 340-0012 
Amerigo (Italian; $$) (615) 320-1740 
Bound’ry (New American, Eclectic & International; $$$) (615) 321-3043 
Cabana (Southern, American; $$) (615) 577-2262 
Giovanni’s (Fine Italian; $$$) (615) 760-5932 
Ruth’s Chris Steak House (Traditional American; $$$) (615) 320-0163 
Tavern (New American; $$$) General Manager:Madeline Williams (615) 320-8580 
Le Sel (French; $$$) (615) 490-8550 
For more Nashville restaurants, visit  Nashville Guru