The weekly Shabbat dinners and lunches at Chabad provide students, from the Harvard freshman to the Harvard MBA, with an intimate and elegant setting in which to eat, the opportunity to meet new friends from every niche of the Harvard campus, and the experience of celebrating Shabbat in a warm, stimulating, and enjoyable atmosphere.

Experience the sweetness of Shabbat with great cuisine, spirited conversation, and family warmth. Zero pressure. Total pleasure. Shabbat Shalom!

Shabbat Schedule
Friday: Kabbalat Shabbat Services at 6:30 PM. Shabbat Dinner at 7:15 PM
Saturday: Shabbat Morning Services at 10:00 AM, followed by lunch at 12:00 PM
Mincha on Shabbat afternoon will be 15 minutes before that Friday’s candle-lighting time. It will be followed by Seudat Shlishit, Chassidic melodies, culminating with Maariv and Havdalah.


  • With thanks and deep gratitude to our benefactors!
    The Harvard Chabad Shabbat Experience for the 2021-22 academic year is funded by the generosity of a special group of Harvard Chabad alumni. Their support was spearheaded by a very generous matching grant given
    by  Harry (’07) and Rebecca (’08) Ritter and matched by their peers:
    Michael Broukhim (‘07) and Charlotte Partow (’19)
    James T. Berylson (‘04)
    Josh Kushner (’08, HBS ’11) and Karlie Kloss
    Reed (’08) and Danielle Rayman
    Alex Sloane (’09, HBS ’15) and Alexandra Schuster (HKS ‘16)
    Alex (’09, HBS ’14) and Corrinne Taubman
    Rich (’07) and Regina (HLS ’11) Krumholz
    Andrew (‘09) and Jenna Krumholz 
    Sandra Di Capua (’07) and Alex Libin
    David Sokoler (’06, HBS ’12)
    Gideon (’07) and Kesiah Valkin 
    Peter (’07, HLS ’12) and Tracy Zuckerman 

    Ellie (’10) and Matt Davis