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What's On the Menu?
A searchable database of almost 18,000 historical restaurant menus from the New York Public Library's collection.
Menus: The Art of Dining
Digital collection of menus from the University of Nevada at Las Vegas Libraries, along with brief essays on menu and restaurant history, graphic design, and other topics.
Schomburg Menu Collection
Menus from Harlem and New York restaurants and nightclubs such as The Cotton Club and the Savoy Ballroom.
Los Angeles Public Library Menu Collection
A searchable database of menus from Los Angeles and other cities, as well as steamships and airlines. You can search by keyword, cuisine type, date, and restaurant name.
University of Washington Menu Collection
Menus, placemats, and other graphic materials from restaurants in the Puget Sound area, 1889-2003.