Welcome to the Forbes Family Café!

We’re pleased to offer flexitarian fare focused on real foods rich in vegetables, fruits and grains, as well as sustainably-sourced proteins.

Our menu includes flavorful hot breakfast options and delicious Pho, Laksa and Panini served daily, along with weekly hot entrée specials. Vegan and vegetarian options are available.  In a hurry? Select from a range of breakfast parfaits, ready-to-heat meal kits, fresh salads, sandwiches and wraps, snacks, bottled beverages and more.


Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Ready to order?

Place your order online or use our free Stanford R&DE FOOD ToGo mobile app.

If you experience any difficulties with mobile app or online ordering, please visit the café location to place your order.

Cafe Catering

Let us cater your next meeting or event!

We offer delicious breakfast, lunch, dessert and refreshment packages. Vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options available. View our menu.

Contact us to request information or place an order: cafe_catering@lists.stanford.edu or 650-724-7969.

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Jose Flores,
Senior General Manager

PH: 650-736-9542
Email: jflores2@stanford.edu

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