Seed for ‘meat and three’ staple The Cupboard planted by Cavallo years ago

Charles Cavallo | Owner of The Cupboard Restaurant

Photo by Alan Howell | MBJ

Thanks to Memphis Business Journal for publishing a fantastic profile about our owner Charles Cavallo a few weeks ago!


Here is a copy of the article…


Charles Cavallo, a native Memphian, started working during summer break from high school selling produce on

David D. Lynch Cupboard Painting

Cupboard Painting by Memphis Artist David Lynch


Our owner, Charles Cavallo recently celebrated his birthday on September 8th.

To celebrate this joyous occasion, his sons, Jereme and Andrew wanted to give him a very special present. They succeeded.

They commissioned famed Memphis artist David D. Lynch to paint a one-of-a-kind portrait of The Cupboard, a Memphis

The Cupboard Featured on The Splendid Table



We are honored and thrilled to be featured on the weekly nationally syndicated radio show, The Splendid Table.

On the August 11, 2012, the host of The Splendid Table, Lynne Rossetto Kasper, interviewed Jane and Michael Stern,

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