Featured Menu Item: Oatmeal Porridge

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

1908-08-10 TSS California Breakfast Menu

TSS California Breakfast Bill of Fare Postcard 10 August 1908

Date: 10 August 1908

Steamship Line: Anchor Steamship Line

Featured Entrée: Irish Stew

Other Featured Item: Breakfast Rolls

Includes: Postcard -- Visit Scotland by the Anchor Line

1914-09-08 RMS Laconia Breakfast Menu Card

RMS Laconia Breakfast Bill of Fare Card 8 September 1914

Date: Tuesday, 8 September 1914

Steamship Line: Cunard Line

Featured Entrée: Grilled Cod Steaks

Other Featured Item: Yarmouth Bloaters



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