A Box Lunch You'll Long Remember
Experience culinary time travel—and classic southern flavors. Box lunches include a chicken salad, Smithfield ham or pimento cheese sandwich (among other choices), potato salad, cheese wafer, deviled egg, and a famous upside down iced cupcake, all packed in cardboard boxes tied with string, just as they have been since the 1920s. Try their lemon chess tart, too.
By Will Jackson
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Boxed Lunch at Sally Bell's Kitchen
Sally Bell’s boxed lunch is $8.25 and has five components: sandwich, potato or macaroni salad, deviled egg, cheese wafer and upside-down cupcake. Both times I’ve gotten the chicken salad, which is great, but I’ve been wanting to try the pimiento cheese and creamed cheese + olive. They also have ham, roast beef, corned beef spread, turkey, egg salad and turkey sandwiches. I can’t eat an egg cold, so I stay away from the deviled eggs and try to barter it with a lunch mate. To finish the meal off, I always get the chocolate devil’s food cupcake. The portions always seems to be just enough, filling but not overwhelming.
2337 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220, USA
Mon - Fri 10am - 5pm