Featured Menu Item: Hominy

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

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

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

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

1925-06-30 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

SS Bremen Breakfast Bill of Fare Card 3 July 1925

1925-07-03 SS Bremen Daily Menu Card

Vintage Daily Bill of Fare Card from 3 July 1925 on board the SS Bremen of the North German Lloyd that featured Scrambled Eggs with Tomatoes for Breakfast, Boiled Leg of Lamb, Caper Sauce for Lunch, and Roast Leg of Pork for Dinner. Coffee and Fancy Cake were offered as an afternoon snack.

 

118000-300000-57-64-85

Return to Top of Page