Historical menu collection - Archives West (2022)

Andrew's and Steve's Café and Oyster House, 10th & Bond St., Astoria, OR

Box5

General menu

September, 1938

Andy's Car & Restaurant Service, Oakland, Hayward and Yuba City Locations, California

Box5

General menu

February 1, 1948

Andy's Diner, Seattle, Eugene, Oregon, and Tukwila, Washington

Box5

Children's menu

Unfolds into a wearable engineer's cap.

undated

Andy's Tukwila Station, Tukwila and Renton, Washington

Box5

General menu

Contains illustrated "Memoranda and Trivia pertaining to the Operation of Railroads."

undated5

General menu

Maroon background with white train graphic. Renton location.

circa 1990s5

General menu

White background with maroon train graphic. Tukwila location. Prices higher than above.

circa 1990s

Ankeny's, Ridpath Hotel, Spokane, Washington

Box5

Dinner menu

undated

Arcade Café, Dawson, Yukon Territory, Canada

Box5

General menu

Illustrated: blue printing with drawing of prospector.

circa 1930s

The Ark Restaurant, Nahcotta, Washington

Box5

General menu

Restaurant in business from 1981-2004.

undated

Arnie's, Edmonds, Washington

Box5

Bar menu

Illustrated: painting of ferry boat and fish sculpture.

2003

The Autorest, Cle Elum, Washington

Box5

General menu

Three-fold menu that includes points of interest in Cle Elum and a mileage table.

undated

The Bair Drug and Hardware, 1617 Lafayette, Steilacoom, Washington

Box5

General menu

Illustrated menu for "a living museum, restaurant and country store." Illustrations of their 1909 soda fountain and history of building and business.

September, 1985

Barbie's Seabeck Café, 15394 Seabeck Highway NW, Seabeck, Washington

Box5

General menu

Illustrated newspaper style menu. Cover has history of Seabeck under the headline "Seabeck, the Jewel of Hood Canal." Illustrated with historical photos throughout. Menu inside, ads on back cover.

2003

Bellingham Hotel, Bellingham, Washington

Box5

Breakfast menu

Illustrated with cornucopia design on front cover.

19575

Drink menu

"The San Juan Room." Includes cocktail napkins with illustrations of San Juan Islands area.

circa 1950s

Big Tree Inn, De [sic] Moines Highway, Washington

Box5

General menu

Paper made from tree bark (shiny greenish finish) with illustrated postcard of inn glued to front. "Legend" printed on back: "This unique building was originally constructed for the Panama Pacific International Exposition held at San Francisco in 1915. Built from a giant redwood tree (Sequoia) approximately 2500 years old."

circa 1930

Blue Jay Inn, Pacific Highway, Washington

Between Seattle and Tacoma.

Box5

General menu

Illustrated, die-cut in the shape of a dachshund. Orange paper cover states "Original home of the 12 inch hot dog"; inside is hot dog menu. Folder has die cut white paper insert (same shape) with "Fountain Specials" menu.

circa 1930s

Bridges, 112 N. "G" St., Aberdeen, Washington

Box5

General menu

Illustrated, newspaper-style.

circa 1980s

Bryce Canyon Lodge, Utah Parks Company, Utah

Box5

Luncheon menu

July 4, 1950

Bush House Country Inn,300 5th St., Index, Washington

Box5

General menu

Illustrated with reproduction of historical photo on front, period drawings on back.

1992

Byron's Country Kitchen, Bellevue, Washington

Box5

General menu

Illustrated: 2-color (red, green), gloss finish.

circa 1960s5

General menu

Illustrated menu: 1-color (green), no gloss, prices higher than above.

circa 1960s

Camille's, 45 Bastion Sq., Victoria, BC

Box5

Dinner menu

1994

Canyon Creek Lodge, Granite Falls Washington

Box5

Menu

Mailer-style postcard (intended to be written on, folded, and mailed). Illustrated with a map of Puget Sound area with Canyon Creek highlighted. Mrs. J. Mueller noted as proprietor. Back illustrated with photograph of Canyon Creek Lodge.

circa 1920

The Carvery, Sea-Tac Airport

Box5

Lunch menu

November, 19655

Dinner menu

Flocked red cover, gold embossed, vertical flip-style.

November, 19655

Dinner menu

Flocked red cover, gold embossed, flip-style, prices higher than above.

November, 1965

Cascadian Hotel , Wenatchee, Washington

Box5

Dinner menu

April 16, 1954

Charlie's, Ferry Terminal Road, Anacortes, Washington

box:oversize8

Lunch menu

October, 19788

Dinner menu

October, 1978

Clark's Crane Café, 407 Capitol Way, Olympia, Washington

Box5

General menu

March 19, 1949

Clar-Mel Inn Dining Room, Boats-Cabins, Hoodsport, Washington

Box5

General menu

Die cut in shape of an artist's palette. Menu reads: "Home of Bearden's Art Studio."

circa 1945

Club Coombs, The Restaurant, 2240 Alberni Highway, Coombs, BC

Box5

General menu

1990

Colophon Café, 1208 11th St., Bellingham, Washington

Box5

Take-out menu

circa 1990s

Cornerhouse Restaurant, 101 E. Front St., Port Angeles, Washington

Box5

Breakfast menu

June, 1991

Cougar Inn, Lake Wenatchee, Washington

Box5

Take-out menu

1989

Coulee Dam Hotel Coffee Shop, Coulee, Washington

Box5circa 1950s

The Crabapple, Bellevue, Washington

Box5

General menu

Illustrated sheet, with stories on back about Bellevue Square and other topics "you have asked about..."

circa 1950-1960s5

General menu

Bound with black cord and tassel. The Crabapple is identified as "a Clark restaurant" as of this time.

circa 1950-1960s

Crawford's Sea Grill and Steak House, Broadway at 5th, Tacoma, Washington

Box5

General menu

circa 1950s

La Crepe Bretonne, Gastown, Vancouver, BC

Box5

General menu

August, 1972

Dan & Louis Oyster Bar, 298 SW. Ankeny St, Portland, OR

Box5

Dinner menu

Illustrated, die-cut oyster-shaped menu mailer. Story of founder on back.

circa 19505

Dinner menu

Illustrated, die-cut oyster-shaped menu. Oregon 100th Anniversary celebration. Story of founder on back.

circa 19595

Dinner menu

Illustrated, die-cut oyster-shaped menu with "Eat 'em Alive," story of founder on back.

December, 19855

Dinner menu

Illustrated, die-cut oyster-shaped menu (larger).

circa 1994

Davenport's, Spokane, Washington

Box5

New Year's Eve dinner menu

Illustrated menu and program: card glued to front, ink drawings throughout, bound with gold cord.

December 31, 1909

Delilah's, Vancouver, BC

Box5

Dinner menu

1996

The Depot, 710 S. Sequim Ave., South Sequim Junction, Washington

Box5

General menu

June, 1991

Don's Steak and Seafood House, Soap Lake, Washington

Box5

General menu

Front cover illustrated with photograph of "The 'Suds' of Soap Lake"

circa 1940s5

General menu

undated

Elephant's Delicatessen, 13 NW. 23rd Pl., Portland, OR

Box5

General menu

June, 1985

Empress Hotel, Victoria, BC

Box5

Luncheon menu

Illustrated with color photo of Empress Gardens and Hotel on front.

April 4, 19455

Luncheon menu

Illustrated with color photo of Empress Gardens and Hotel on front.

August 22, 19475

Dinner menu

Illustrated with watercolor of Princess Kathleen boat and Olympic Mountains on cover.

September 9, 1952

The Fairhaven, 1114 Harris, Bellingham, Washington

Box5

General menu

May, 1976

Fathers, Manzanita, OR

Box5

Dinner menu

Illustrated with green printed face of "Father" on cover. Green calligraphy on inside explains the origins of the restaurant by the Foundation of Revelation, Inc., a new-age religious group. Menu is on brown calligraphy insert which also states "Father's Restaurant is providing you with fresh earthly food which will be eternally provided for God's children here in Paradise on our space-ship Earth floating infinitely through Heaven."

August, 1973

Galiano Lodge, Galiano Island, BC

Box5

Dinner menu

November, 19955

Wine list

November, 1995

Gastineau Café, Juneau, AK

Box5

General menu

Ink drawing of ship on cover and ad for Royal Blue Cabs on back.

circa 1940

Genghis Khan, 809 Craigflower Road, Victoria, BC

Box5

Take-out menu

1987

Geno's Pizza & Italian Dinners, North 1414 Hamilton, Spokane, Washington

Box5

General menu

circa 1970s

Gerard's Relais de Lyon, 17121 Bothell Way NE, Bothell, Washington

Box5

Dinner menu

January, 19775

Dinner menu

General menu and recipes from program by Gerard for Cooking Revelations.

Feb., 1978box:oversize9

Dinner menu

Illustrated menu with French painting of monastic feast, inscribed "Gary Menges [a librarian at the University of Washington Libraries] avec tout mes compliments, Gerard, Bothell, Oct. 12, 1996."

October, 1996

The Globe, Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, Seattle-Tacoma Highway

Box5

General menu

Illustrated menu with airbrushed planes flying over the globe. Center of illustration is Seattle-Tacoma airport.

circa 19555

Thanksgiving dinner menus

Two different Thanksgiving Day dinner inserts.

circa 1955

Grant's Pancake and Omelette House, Gold Beach, OR

Box5

Take-out menu

1985

The Greenery Restaurant, 117 E. 1st St., Port Angeles, Washington

Box5

Take-out menu

1991

The Green Hut, Grand Coulee Dam, Washington

Box5

General menu

Illustrated with drawing of the restaurant in the shadow of the dam. Story of Grand Coulee Dam on back.

circa 1940

Greyhound Post House, Tacoma, Washington

Box5

General menu

Photographic illustration of aerial view of Tacoma on the front cover. A history of Greyhound Post Houses appears on the back cover.

undated

Grouse Nest, Grouse Mountain, BC

box:oversize9

Dinner menu

Restaurant at the top of the Grouse Mountain Skyride (elev. 3,700 ft.).

August, 1972

Harold's, Enumclaw, Washington

Box5

General menu

undated

Harry and David's, 10425 NE 8th St., Bellevue, Washington

Box5

Take-out menu

Catalog store location.

circa 1986

The Hazelwood, 388-390 Washington St, 127 Broadway, Portland, Oregon

Box5

Soda List

Contains insert with "Fountain Suggestions". "Federal War Tax notification in effect May 1, 1919" noted in center of menu. J.H. Joyce, Manager.

1919

The Holland Fountain Restaurant, 18th & Main, Vancouver, Washington

Box5

General menu

Illustrated with drawings of Dutch boy and girl heads.

circa 1955

The Homestead, North Bend, Washington

Box5circa 1940s

Hotel Leopold, Bellingham, Washington

Box5

General menu

Gate-fold with hand-drawn map of North Puget Sound area.

circa 19405

A la Carte menu

Illustrated with map of San Juan Islands area on front cover.

undated5

Pioneer Room menu

Illustrated with an early model automobile being repaired on cover.

1957

Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia

Box5

Dinner menu

Hotel illustration on front cover.

November 5, 1944

Hotel Winthrop, Tacoma, Washington

Box5

General menu

Illustrated with rhododendron painting on cover.

June 23, 1947

Hurschell's Lighthouse, Hope, Idaho

Box5

Dinner menu

Illustrated with drawings and photographs of the location. Contains written history of Pend d'Oreilles area.

1953

Italian-Fisherman, 23217 58th Ave. W, Mountlake Terrace, Washington

Box5

General menu

March, 1981

Jacaranda, Washington St., Olympia, Washington

Box5

Lunch menu

circa 1970s5

Dinner menu

circa 1970s

Jolly Joan, Broadway, Portland, OR

Box5

Dinner menu

Illustrated with photos of front and inside mural of art deco nightclub on cover. Portland promotional photos and tourist information on back.

circa 1930s

Kafana Bosna

Box5

Dinner menu

November, 1977

Kan's, 402 Broadway, Seaside, OR

Box5

Take-out menu

Illustrated graphics of restaurant sign and photo of Kan family chefs.

1984

Kennel Cafe, Oak Harbor, Washington

Box5

General menu

Front cover shows illustration of teenagers and a calendar for September 1962. Handwritten price changes and menu additions appear on the menu.

1962

Lake Quinault Lodge, Olympic National Forest, Washington

Box5

Dinner menu

undated

Lariat Lounge, Portland, Oregon

Box5

General menu

Western-style graphics. History of Lariat Lounge on back cover.

circa 1950s

Leonard's Café, 831 Granville Street, Vancouver, B.C.

Box5

Breakfast menu

Folded menu. Hand written breakfast suggestions inside.

circa 1930s

L'Escargot, 1987 NW Kearney St., Portland, OR

Box5

Lunch menu

March, 19855

Dinner menu

March, 1985

London Grill & Bar, Benson Hotel, Portland, OR

Box5

Dinner menu

Illustrated menu: cartoon-style drawings, high gloss cover bound with black cord.

circa 1965

McMenamins, Oak Hills Brewpub (probably Portland, OR)

Box5

General menu

circa 1995

The McPherson Restaurant, 2 Centennial Sq., Victoria, BC

Box5

Take-out menu

1987

Marriott Host, Sea-Tac Airport

Box5

General menu

Illustrated die-cut menu with cutouts; front has illustration of plane and says "Just plane fun."

1985

Mary McCrank's Dinner House, Chehalis, Washington

Box5

General menu

1991

Mel's Diner, S. 1st St., Yakima, Washington

Box5

General menu

1990

Melting Pot, Olympia, Washington

Box5

General menu

1975

Michael's Landing, Corvallis, OR

Box5

Lunch menu

Historical photo of Corvallis Depot on front with story of building (now housing restaurant).

19855

Dinner menu

1985

Ming Palace, 107 Central Way, Kirkland, Washington

Box5

Take-out menu

circa 1970s

Mountain View Café, Mountain Loop Highway, Granite Falls, Washington

Box5

General menu

Newspaper-style; includes historical photographs of Granite Falls-Mountain Loop Highway area and stories about the different locations. Menu has no prices.

undated

Mt. Rainier Railroad Dining Co., Elbe, Washington

Box5

General menu

1994

Nettie's Cafe, Puyallap, Washington

Box5

Children's menu

Menu stapled and folded into teepee shape.

circa 1950s

Nobby Inn, Moscow, Idaho

Box5

General Menu

circa 1936

Oak Bay Beach Hotel Tudor Room, Victoria, BC

Box5

General menu

Illustrated. Includes story of hotel and furnishings.

October, 1978

O'Callahan's, La Quinta Hotel, Tacoma, Washington

Box5

Take-out menu

undated

Old Country Kitchen, 105th & Stark, Portland, OR

Box5

Dinner menu

Illustrated die-cut menu in the shape of a steak. Inside text explains that "the cover of this menu is a full color reproduction of our famous 72 oz. steak, painted by one of Oregon's foremost artists."

circa 1960s

Olympia Oyster House, 320 W. 4th St., Olympia, Washington

Box5

Oyster bar menu

Illustrated die-cut menu in the shape of an oyster.

circa 1930s5

"Oyster House" menu

Illustrated die-cut in the shape of an oyster; specials on flags stapled inside.

circa 1960s

Olympic Inn, Front St., Poulsbo, Washington

Box5

Dinner menu

History of restaurant on back.

circa 1990s5

Dessert and after-dinner drink menu

circa 1990s5

Wine list

circa 1990s

Oscar's, 1023 West Georgia, Vancouver, British Columbia

Box5

General menu

circa 1950s5

A la carte menu

Front cover shows collage of autographed photographs.

circa 19365

A la carte menu

Front cover shows collage of autographed photographs.

circa 1950s

The Oyster Bar, Chuckanut Drive, Blanchard, Washington

Box5

Dinner menu

Graphic design. Story of restaurant and oyster harvest on back.

circa 1955

Pacifica, Tacoma, Washington

Box6

General menu

1992

Papa D's, 1448 Ashland St., Ashland, OR

Box6

Take-out menu

1985

Paradise Camp Lunch Counter, Mount Rainier National Park, Washington

Box6

General menu

Illustrated with image of Paradise Lodge and Mount Rainier. Back gives prices and descriptions for rooms, tents, and cabins.

circa 1930s

La Patisserie, Portland, OR

Box6

General menu

January, 1987

Perikles, 531 Yates St., Victoria, BC

Box6

Take-out menu

1987

Peter Pan, 906 Willamette Street, Eugene, Oregon

Box6

Lunch menu

1922

Le Petit Montmartre, 2560 W. Broadway, Vancouver, BC

Box6

menu

Illustrated menu cover, wine list only inside.

undated

Ports Restaurant, 910 Government St., Victoria, BC

Box6

Take-out menu

1987

Price's Drive Inn, Polson, Montana

Box6

General menu

Outside of menu shows ink drawings of Price's and nearby visitor attractions. Inside is printed with no prices.

between 1940 and 1960?

Le Provencal, Kirkland, Washington

Box6

Dinner menu

circa 1980s

Red Fox, Crossroads, Bellevue, Washington

A Clark restaurant.

Box6

Midday menu

circa 1960s6

Dinner menu

circa 1960s

Ridpath Roof, Spokane, Washington

Box6

Dinner menu

Drawings of chef and diners. "Atop the Ridpath...Spokane's Spectacular Drive-In Hotel" written in center and on back cover.

circa 1950

Rose's, Portland, OR

Box6

Sandwich, cake, and pastries menu

19866

Take-out menu

"Max Birnbach's Rose's West" shows picture of Max with huge cakes on front.

1986

St. Charles Hotel Restaurant, Front and Morrison, Portland, OR

Box6

General menu

Has space to print what is available under "Soup, fish,entrees, roasts, game, vegetables, dessert"; entries only under "Soup" and "Dessert." Drawing of elk on back.

1884

Senora Tillie's (Eddie May's), (OR?)

Box6

General menu

Illustrated, die-cut in shape of sombrero.

circa 1980s

Silverwater Café, Port Townshend, Washington

Box6

General menu

circa 1991

Sir Walter Raleigh Room, United Kingdom Bldg, Vancouver, Washington

Box6

General menu

circa 1970s

Snoqualmie Falls Lodge, Washington

Box6

Dinner menu

Illustrated. Legend and history of Snoqualmie Falls and lodge on back.

1966

The Spaghetti Works, Bellevue, Washington

Box6

Dinner menu

circa 1960s

Spanish Grill, Hotel Vancouver, 900 W. George, Vancouver, BC

Box6

Breakfast menu

circa 19856

Lunch menu

circa 19856

Dinner menu

circa 1985

Sucia Reef Café, Anacortes, Washington

The Sucia Reef Cafe is listed in city directories for Anacortes from 1954-1990.

Box6

General menu

Cocktail menu on reverse.

circa 1954-19906

General menu

Same as above, but with different specials.

circa 1954-1990

Sugar Bowl, 1302 3rd Avenue, unknown city. Possibly Portland, Oregon

Box6

General menu

Candy cane graphic on front cover.

circa 1950s

Taylor's Landing, Mukilteo, Washington

Box6

General menu

August, 19766

Seafood menu

French translation.

August, 19766

Seafood menu

Japanese translation.

August, 19766

Seafood menu

Hindi translation.

August, 1976

3 Crabs, Sequim, Washington

Box6

Souvenir menu

1991

A Thyme Garden Restaurant, 1705 N.E. Couch St., Portland, Oregon

Box6

General menu for the month of April

"Roof of Italy." Proprietors Christopher Dobson and Joanna Picchi

April, 1987

Tommy Tucker's, Yates Street, Victoria, British Columbia

Box6

Dinner menu

Inside menu is illustrated. Written on interior of menu: "Sorry! Some items are unobtainable at certain times owing to wartiem shortage. We request your generous indulgence."

circa 1944

Upper Crust Bakery & Coffee Shop,1322 Commercial, Bellingham, Washington

Box6

"Opening of" promotional piece

August, 1981

Vij's Curry Art, Vancouver, British Columbia

Box6

General Menu

after 1994

West Glacier Cafe, West Glacier, Montana

Box6

A la carte menu

circa 1940s

Yellowstone Park

Box6

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