Featured Menu Item: Baked Potatoes

To serve so many meals a day on a steamship naturally requires an immense number of dishes. These vintage menus featured Baked Potatoes as a line item.

Discover other dishes served and some creative names given to some of the food items. The graphics on many of the menus are pretty extraordinary.

 

1902-02-26 SS Deutschland Breakfast Menu

SS Deutschland Breakfast Bill of Fare 26 February 1902

Date: 26 February 1902

Steamship Line: Hamburg America Line

Featured Entrée: Buckwheat Pancakes

Featured Dessert: Empire Cheese

1902-03-02 SS Deutschland Breakfast Menu Card

SS Deutschland Breakfast Menu Card 2 March1902

Date: 2 March 1902

Steamship Line: Hamburg America Line

Featured Entrée: Omelet aux Confitures

Featured Dessert: Assorted Fruit

1905-07-04 SS Caledonia Independence Day Dinner Menu

Menu Card - Dinner Bill of Fare SS Caledonia 4 July 1905

Date: Fourth of July, 1905

Steamship Line: Anchor Steamship Line

Featured Entrée: Mutton Cutlets à la Deplomate

Featured Dessert: Pudding à la Republic

1905-07-24 SS Moltke Luncheon Menu

Cover, SS Moltke Luncheon Bill of Fare - 24 July 1905

Date: 24 July 1905

Steamship Line: Hamburg America Line

Featured Entrée: Salmy of Ducklings With Olives

Featured Dessert: Lemon Cream Tartlets

1905-11-25 SS Minneapolis Dinner Menu Card

SS Minneapolis Dinner Bill of Fare Card - 25 November 1905

Date: 25 November 1905

Steamship Line: Atlantic Transport Line

Featured Entrée: Roast Prime Ribs of Beef

Featured Dessert: Empress Pudding

1908-07-04 SS Noordland Independence Day Dinner Menu

Menu Cover, Dinner on the SS Noordland of the American Line 4 July 1908

Date: Fourth of July 1908

Steamship Line: American Line

Featured Entrée: Broiled Chicken. Maryland Style

Other Featured Item: Neapolitan Ice Cream

Includes: Star Spangled Banner Lyrics

1908-11-21 SS Haverford Luncheon Menu

Menu Card, SS Haverford Luncheon Bill of Fare - 21 November 1908

Date: Tuesday, 21 November 1908

Steamship Line: American Line

Featured Entrée: Curried Lamb à la Madras

Other Featured Item: Custard Tart

Includes: Link to Passenger List for This Voyage

1910-06-09 SS Caledonia Dinner Menu Card

Menu Card from the Anchor Line TSS Caledonia Second Cabin Dinner Menu, 1910

Date: Thursday, 9 June 1910

Steamship Line: Anchor Steamship Line

Featured Entrée: Boiled Halibut

Other Featured Item: Plum Pudding

Includes: Postcard

c1911 SS Victoria Luise Breakfast Menu Card

SS Victoria Luise Breakfast Bill of Fare Card (u.d.) c1911

Date: n.d. Circa 1911

Steamship Line: Hamburg America Line

Featured Entrée: Scrambled Eggs with Morils

Other Featured Item: Broiled Salt Mackerels

1912-04-14 RMS Titanic Luncheon Menu

Menu Card - Luncheon Menu, RMS Titanic, 14 April 1912

Date: Sunday, 14 April 1912

Steamship Line: White Star Line

Featured Entrée: Cockie Leekie

Featured Dessert: Apple Meringue

1921-10-23 TSS Assyria Dinner Menu Card

Front Cover, Dinner Menu Card, PLClass Class on the TSS Assyria of the Anchor Line, 23 October 1921.

Date: 23 October 1921

Steamship Line: Anchor Steamship Line

Featured Entrée: Chicken à la Marengo

Other Featured Item: Plum Pudding

1922-08-24 SS Resolute Luncheon Menu

Menu Card, SS Resolute Luncheon Bill of Fare Card - 24 August 1922

Date: 24 August 1922

Steamship Line: United American Lines

Featured Entrée: Lobster Newbourg

Featured Dessert: Wine Jelly with Fruits

1923-10-23 SS President Arthur Luncheon Menu

Front Cover, SS President Arthur Luncheon Bill of Fare - 23 October 1923

Date: Tuesday, 23 October 1923

Steamship Line: United States Lines

Featured Entrée: Beef Roulade

Featured Dessert: Blueberry Pie

Includes: Menu Item Selections from German Passenger

1923-10-24 SS President Arthur Luncheon Menu

Front Cover, SS President Arthur Luncheon Menu - 24 October 1923

Date: Wednesday, 24 October 1923

Steamship Line: United States Lines

Featured Entrée: Baked Weakfish Créole

Featured Dessert: Lemon Pie

Includes: Menu Item Selections from German Passenger

1923-10-27 SS President Arthur Breakfast Menu

Breakfast Menu and Concert Program, SS President Arthur, United States Lines, October 27, 1923

Date: Saturday, 27 October 1923

Steamship Line: United Statese Lines

Featured Entrée: Fried Sole

Featured Dessert: Stewed Apples

Includes: Program for Concert on the Promenade Deck

 

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