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How to eat smart during finals

How to eat smart during finals

Nick Koeneke

May 17, 2018


Filed under Best of Sac State, Culture, Food

Let’s be honest: finals week sucks. It can be hard to find the time and energy to cook healthy meals every day. Here are some quick tips for eating smart during finals week. Cook in bulk If you’re on a time crunch, it’s hard to make a home-cooked meal every day. Consider cooking in bulk. On days when you’re less busy, spend some time on cooking ...

Round Table Pizza voted 2018 ‘Best on-campus dining’ at Sac State

Round Table Pizza voted 2018 ‘Best on-campus dining’ at Sac State

Eric Jaramishian

May 9, 2018


Filed under Best of Sac State, Culture, Food

The students of Sacramento State voted Round Table Pizza the ‘Best on-campus dining’ in the Best of Sac State poll conducted by The State Hornet. Round Table won best dining on-campus last year in the Best of Sac State poll, and with all that the restaurant has to offer, there is little to ques...

Bento Box voted 2018 ‘Best restaurant near campus’ at Sac State

Bento Box voted 2018 ‘Best restaurant near campus’ at Sac State

Jose Gaglianone

May 9, 2018


Filed under Best of Sac State, Culture, Food

For the second year in a row, Asian-fusion restaurant Bento Box was voted by the readers of The State Hornet as the best restaurant near campus. Bento Box beat other nominees including Sellands, Dos Coyotes Border Cafe, Fahrenheit 250, Mimosa House, and Bacon and Butter. The owner of Bento Box, Jonathan Kim...

Round Table Pizza selected as 2018 ‘Best place to get a beer’ at Sac State

Round Table Pizza selected as 2018 ‘Best place to get a beer’ at Sac State

Will Coburn

May 9, 2018


Filed under Best of Sac State, Culture, Food

Round Table Pizza has been selected by State Hornet readers as the best place to get a beer on campus in this year’s Best of Sac State poll. Brian Abrams is a business major who comes exclusively to Round Table when he’s looking for a drink on campus. “I didn’t even know there was beer anywhere else,...

Starbucks wins 2018 ‘Best coffee spot’ at Sac State

Starbucks wins 2018 ‘Best coffee spot’ at Sac State

Eric Jaramishian

May 9, 2018


Filed under Best of Sac State, Culture, Food

Out of four coffee shops nominated in this year’s Best of Sac State poll, students have chosen Starbucks as “Best coffee spot.” The store constantly has a long line of students waiting for that morning kick, or an afternoon drink to get them through the rest of the day. Students say Starbucks ...

5 fulfilling recipes that will fill you up and save you money

5 fulfilling recipes that will fill you up and save you money

Jordyn Dollarhide

April 25, 2018


Filed under Culture, Features, Food

Following the recent discovery of major health violations at the Servery at the Dining Commons, finding a nutritious and wholesome meal can be difficult for students living on a budget. For those who want to cook a meal for themselves, many recipes take too much time, too much effort or too much money. ...

6 fun things to do at Sacramento Downtown Commons

6 fun things to do at Sacramento Downtown Commons

Shaun Holkko

April 11, 2018


Filed under Culture, Entertainment, Food

Downtown Sacramento was resurrected when the Golden 1 Center was built. The new arena lies right in the center of the city’s newest development, the Downtown Commons. Otherwise known as DOCO, the Downtown Commons is still under construction but already has a lot to offer. From dining to entertainment, D...

7 Vegetarian friendly restaurants at Sac State

7 Vegetarian friendly restaurants at Sac State

Sami Soto

March 7, 2018


Filed under Culture, Featured, Food

Living as a vegetarian can pose as a challenge, especially for students who spend hours on campus. Eateries at Sacramento State do offer choices for those living a vegetarian diet, although some menu options are not well known to students.    RELATED: OPINION: Gluten allergic on campus, and hungry?...

OPINION: Gluten allergic on campus, and hungry? So am I.

OPINION: Gluten allergic on campus, and hungry? So am I.

Nick Minges

March 7, 2018


Filed under Food, Opinion

It’s hot. Sweat is pooling in the pits of my arms and the sun is beating down on my worn-out flesh. My thoughts are circular, bordering on obsessive, and the audiobook I’m listening to in my earbuds is droning on. I can’t remember how long I’ve been walking and haven’t found what I’m looking...

Munch Madness analysis: From the Edible 8 to the Filling 4

Munch Madness analysis: From the Edible 8 to the Filling 4

Kameron Schmid

November 10, 2017


Filed under Best of Sac State, Campus, Culture, Food, Opinion, The Food Issue

(Go to StateHornet.com/TheFoodIssue for more food-related stories) Round 1 of Munch Madness seems so long ago; each day is a blur. We’re moving along at breakneck speed and with not enough time to mourn those we’ve lost on the way. Nevertheless, we must pick a winner and prepare the rest for their Viki...

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