Featured Menu Item: Coffee

To serve so many meals a day on a steamship naturally requires an immense number of dishes. These vintage menus featured Coffee 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.

 

1898-09-10 RMS Campania Breakfast Menu Card with Liquor List

RMS Campania Breakfast Bill of Fare Card 10 September 1898

Date: 10 September 1898

Steamship Line: Cunard Line

Featured Entrée: Broiled Finnan Haddin

Featured Dessert: French Plums

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

1902-06-30 RMS Ivernia Dinner Menu Card

Menu Card - Dinner Menu, Cunard Line RMS Ivernia 30 June 1902

Date: Monday, 30 June 1902

Steamship Line: Cunard Line

Featured Entrée: Beef Steak

Featured Dessert: Sago Pudding

Includes: Wine, Liqueur and Spirits Menu

1905-05-26 SS Pretoria Dinner Menu

Front Cover, SS Pretoria Dinner Bill of Fare - 26 May 1905

Date: Friday, 26 May 1905

Steamship Line: Hamburg America Line

Featured Entrée: Striped Bass à la Meunière

Featured Dessert: Mixed Ice Cream

Includes: Concert Program

1923-10-25 SS President Arthur Breakfast Menu

SS President Arthur Breakfast Menu 25 October 1923

Date: Thursday, 25 October 1923

Steamship Line: United Statese Lines

Featured Entrée: Fried Eel

Featured Dessert: Fresh Rolls

1923-10-25 SS President Arthur Luncheon Menu

Front Cover, SS President Arthur Luncheon Menu - 25 October 1923

Date: Thursday, 25 October 1923

Steamship Line: United States Lines

Featured Entrée: Fried Flounder

Featured Dessert: Peach Pie

1923-10-26 SS President Arthur Breakfast Menu

SS President Arthur Breakfast Menu 26 October 1923

Date: Friday, 26 October 1923

Steamship Line: United Statese Lines

Featured Entrée: Mutton Chops

Featured Dessert: Stewed Prunes

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

1923-10-27 SS President Arthur Luncheon Menu

Front Cover, SS President Arthur Luncheon Menu - 27 October 1923

Date: Saturday, 27 October 1923

Steamship Line: United Statese Lines

Featured Entrée: Boiled Turbot

Featured Dessert: Blackberry Pie

1923-10-28 SS President Arthur Breakfast Menu

Breakfast Menu, SS President Arthur, United States Lines, October 28, 1923

Date: Sunday, 28 October 1923

Steamship Line: United Statese Lines

Featured Entrée: Rossini Eggs à la Turbigo

Featured Dessert: Stewed Peaches

1923-10-28 SS President Arthur Luncheon Menu

Front Cover, SS President Arthur Luncheon Menu - 28 October 1923

Date: Sunday, 28 October 1923

Steamship Line: United Statese Lines

Featured Entrée: Filet of Sole

Featured Dessert: Apricot Pie

1923-11-01 SS President Arthur Breakfast Menu

Breakfast Menu, SS President Arthur, United States Lines, November 1, 1923

Date: Thursday, 1 November 1923

Steamship Line: United Statese Lines

Featured Entrée: Shirred Eggs Meyerbeer

Featured Dessert: Stewed Prunes

Includes: What the German Passenger Ordered from the Menu

1924-05-10 SS Hellig Olav Dinner Menu

Menu Cover, SS Hellig Olav Dinner Bill of Fare - 10 May 1924

Date: 10 May 1924

Steamship Line: Scandinavian-American Line

Featured Entrée: Boiled Salmon

Featured Dessert: Parfait Aida

Includes: Music Program

1924-08-06 RMS Andania Dinner Menu Card

Menu Cover, Dinner Menu, Cunard Line RMS Andania - 1924

Date: 6 August 1924

Steamship Line: Cunard Line

Featured Entrée: Salmi of Duckling

Featured Dessert: Orange Ice Cream

1925-05-20 SS Resolute Luncheon Menu

Menu Card., SS Resolute Luncheon Bill of Fare - 20 May 1925

Date: 20 May 1925

Steamship Line: United American Lines

Featured Entrée: Vienna Veal Steak

Featured Dessert: Mirabelle Short Cake

Includes: English and German Versions

1925-06-27 SS Bremen Daily Menu Card

SS Bremen Breakfast Bill of Fare Card 27 June 1925

Date: 27 June 1925

Steamship Line: North German Lloyd

Featured Entrée: Boeuf à la Mode

Featured Dessert: Berlin Doughnuts

1925-06-29 SS Bremen Daily Menu Card

SS Bremen Breakfast Bill of Fare Card 29 June 1925

Date: 29 June 1925

Steamship Line: North German Lloyd

Featured Entrée: Breaded Pork Chops

Featured Dessert: Red Sago Pudding

Includes: English and German Versions

1925-06-30 SS Bremen Daily Menu Card

SS Bremen Breakfast Bill of Fare Card 30 June 1925

Date: 30 June 1925

Steamship Line: North German Lloyd

Featured Entrée: Roast Leg of Mutton

Featured Dessert: Currant Ice Cream

1925-07-02 SS Bremen Daily Menu Card

SS Bremen Breakfast Bill of Fare Card 2 July 1925

Date: 2 July 1925

Steamship Line: North German Lloyd

Featured Entrée: Chicken Poulette

Featured Dessert: Pineapple Ice Cream

Includes: Music Concert Program

 

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