The Finest in Hospitality – Stanford’s Retail Cafés

So much to choose from, so little time. Stanford Hospitality & Auxiliaries provides innovative products and services for the evolving needs of our campus community – and our environment. Our retail cafés offer their own distinct ambiance, and a range of delicious, nutritious, regional and international cuisines for pleasurable dining on a busy schedule. Always mindful of our community’s needs, our award-winning chefs provide vegan and vegetarian options with every menu. Besides offering increased options and greater flexibility with student meal plans, Stanford retail cafés provide revenue to support room and board rates and student programming, keeping student expenses as low as possible.


Forbes Family Café

For a Flexitarian Feast

Forbes Family Café supports a flexitarian diet with pure foods and global flavors curated to be deliciously wholesome. From its fresh salad bar to savory hot buffet, patrons needing flexible choices can find them here.
Visit Forbes Family Café Webpage

Monday - Friday: 9:00am – 7:00pm
Located in Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center
475 Via Ortega

Russo sandwich with salmon

Russo Café

Under The Palms at Rehnquist Court

From hand-tossed pizza to panini sandwiches, Russo serves inspired international fare prepared by talented chefs using the finest organic and sustainably sourced ingredients.
Visit Russo Cafés Webpage

Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:30pm (hot lunch until 2:00pm)
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
Munger Graduate Residence - Bldg 4
555 Salvatierra Walk

Market cookies and bulk foods

The Market at Munger

The Farm's Neighborhood Market

Designed for your convenience, The Market at Munger is a welcome addition to the neighborhood for all your fresh produce, grocery and sundry items.
Visit The Market at Munger's Webpage

Monday - Friday: 7:30am – 6:00pm
Saturday - Sunday: 11:00am - 5:00pm
Munger - Jacobson-Sorensen Hall (02-070E)
554 Salvatierra Walk


subway sandwich


Eat Fresh

Always fast and friendly, Subway keeps your day moving with a wide selection of made-to-order sandwiches. Catering services are also available.
Visit Subway's webpage

Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday - Sunday: 11:00am - 4:00pm
Tresidder Memorial Union (02-300)
459 Lagunita Dr

Axe and Palm bacon burger with fries

The Axe & Palm

A Campus Tradition Every Day

The Big Game and The Axe & Palm are a Stanford tradition! Serving burgers of all kinds, The Axe & Palm becomes an instant student favorite their first quarter! Become friends on Facebook and get the latest specials and game day highlights. Open late.
 Visit The Axe & Palm Webpage

Monday - Saturday: 11:00am - 2:00am
Sundays: 5:30pm - 2:00am
Old Union (02-580)
520 Lasuen Mall

decadence cake


Stanford's Sweet Spot

Every occasion deserves a decadent treat! Get your delectable sweet treats at Decadence.
Order form.

Monday - Wednesday: 11:00am - 1:00am
Thursday - Saturday: 11:00am - 2:00am
Sundays: 5:30pm - 1:00am
Old Union (02-580)
520 Lasuen Mall

Alumni Cafe chicken salad

Alumni Café

Al Fresco Dining at Arrillaga Alumni Center

The Café offers a wide selection of premier California cuisine, including draft beers, choice wines, and Haagen-Dazs ice cream. The Café is a great place for meetings or parties, and also caters to serve off-location needs.
Visit The Café Webpage

Monday - Friday: 7:30am - 7:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
Arrillaga Alumni Center (08-450)
326 Galvez St

Med cafe's salmon with greens

The Med Café

Health Conscious Cuisine at the School of Medicine

Hot healthy entrees, Grab 'n Go salads and artisan sandwiches can be found at the beautiful Li Ka Shing Center at the Stanford School of Medicine.
Visit the Med Café Webpage

Monday - Thursday: 7:00am – 7:00pm
Fridays: 7:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
Li Ka Shing Center For Learning and Knowledge
291 Campus Dr

hummus with vegetables

Olives@Bldg. 160

Breakfast & Lunch with Global Flair

Olives’ Mediterranean fare is inspired by Greek, Thai, Indian and California cuisines, with offerings that include gyros, falafel, amazing gourmet burgers and made-to-order salads.
Visit the Olives Café Webpage

Monday - Friday: 7:30am - 4:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
Wallenberg Hall
450 Serra Mall, Bldg. 160

Chicken with lemon and peppers

Law School Café

Fresh Bites at the Stanford Law School

Start your day with a hot breakfast, enjoy fresh-made lunch entrées, or Grab and Go from our healthy selection of salads and sandwiches. Proudly serving Starbucks coffee and beverages.

Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 3:00pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
Law School - Crown Quadrangle (02-050)
559 Nathan Abbott Way

Chicken salad

Union Square

Your Campus Hub

Tresidder’s lively meeting place offers menus rich in flavor diversity. From made-to-order sushi, traditional favorites from Panda Express and fresh-made salads in our own Heirlooms, everyone can enjoy their favorites. Dine under the trees in our lovely courtyard.
Visit The Union Square Webpage

Tresidder Memorial Union
459 Lagunita Dr

Tresidder Memorial Eateries

Basils logo

Heirlooms logo

Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 2:00pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
Kikka Sushi Monday - Friday: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Starbucks logo

Monday - Thursday: 6:30am – 10:00pm
Friday:  6:30am - 9:00 pm
Saturday: 7:00am - 9:00pm
Sunday:  7:00am - 10:00pm

Subway logo

Monday – Friday:   9:00am – 7:00pm
Saturday - Sunday: 11:00am - 4:00pm

Fraiche logo

Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 9:30 pm
Saturday - Sunday: 10:30am - 9:30pm

Panda Express

Monday - Friday:  10:00am – 8:30pm
Saturday - Sunday:  11:00am - 7:00pm