Featured Menu Item: Tea

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

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

1923-10-27 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 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

Children's Party Menu, Cunard Line RMS Aquitania, 1924

1924-10-01 RMS Aquitania Children's Party Menu

Very rare Bill of Fare from Wednesday, 1 October 1924, for a Children's Party on board the Steamship Aquitania. Although it didn't state the class, we suspect that it was for Cabin Class passengers.

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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