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Schwab Executive Services


Schwab Executive Services and award-winning executive chef Raul Lacara offer the highest level of excellence in food and hospitality service to world business leaders who attend Stanford Graduate School of Business Executive Education programs, as well as the broader Graduate School of Business and Stanford University communities.


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  • Outstanding Events
  • Schwab Venues
  • Schwab Executive Dining Menu
  • Meet the Schwab Team
  • Follow Schwab Dining on Instagram


Award Winning Hospitality

Our staff's talent and attendance to every detail of your experience is the reason we have been rated as the finest executive dining program in the world by the Financial Times for the past 14 years. Our goal is to provide just the right mix of culinary excellence, friendly and efficient service, compelling décor, and unique touches that leave your guests impressed.


Outstanding Events

Whether you're hosting a small staff meeting, elaborate dinner party or a large reception, Vidalakis Dining Hall is a perfect place to host an event any time of year. Serving groups from 25 to 800, members of the Schwab hospitality team will work with you to make your event a success. 

For more information on scheduling an event, please contact Event Operations.


Vidalakis Dining Hall is located at 680 Serra Street, Stanford, CA 94305. 
See Parking and Walking map.

Room reservations are subject to GSB facilities approval.

Stanford GSB Venue Reservation Request Form


Focusing on fresh, delicious and sustainable local ingredients, Schwab's culinary professionals create sophisticated menus featuring global taste profiles. Whether you work with one of our standard menus or desire a custom menu for your event, the cuisine will surely delight your guests' senses.

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