“And do as adversaries do in Law: Strive Mightily, But Eat and Drink as Friends”

Channeling Shakespeare, the new pub in the Caspersen Student Center encourages students to “strive mightily, but eat and drink as friends.” Framed Harvard Law School memorabilia line the walls, including archival maps of campus, criminal and tort exams from 1871, and an 1897 letter to students from Dean James Barr Ames, which begins, “My attention has been called to a growing practice of smoking in the corridors in the intervals between lectures. … ”

The pub is open Wednesday through Friday evenings. The cafe, adjacent to the pub, is open Monday through Friday, and for brunch on the weekend as well.