Featured Menu Item: Pancakes

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

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

1923-10-23 SS President Arthur Breakfast Menu

SS President Arthur Breakfast Bill of Fare 23 October 1923

Date: Tuesday, 23 October 1923

Steamship Line: United States Lines

Featured Entrée: Scrambled Eggs aux Crevettes

Other Featured Item: Fried Flounder

Includes: Concert on Promenade Deck 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

1923-10-26 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

1923-11-01 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

 

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