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Catalog Number 2004.37.2
Object Name Menu
Title Green Rooster Breakfast Menu
Date Circa 1955
Year Range from 1951.0
Year Range to 1962.0
Description Green Rooster Restaurant breakfast menu. The menu is two pages, double sided with a yellow textured back and front with a drawing of a green rooster with "Green Rooster Fine Foods" below it. At the bottom in green is the address of 34 Carden Street, Guelph. Inside is the breakfast menu with Fruits and juices, fresh Crisp Cereals, Eggs and Meats, Griddle Cakes and breads, Beverages and 50c. Breakfast Suggestions. Above the breakfast suggestions is a drawing of a rooster and "Good Morning". On the reverse is the soda fountain menu with a listing of Ice Cream sodas, Malted Milks and Milk Shakes, Egg Drinks, Frosted Drinks, Ice Cream Floats, Cold Drinks, Plain Ice Cream, Special Hot Sundaes, Fancy Thirst Quenchers, Special Sundaes with Whipped Cream, Plain Sundaes, Fancy Sundaes, Chocolate Fudge, Pies and Pastry, Chocolate Layer Cake, and Boston Cream Pie. At the bottom is a disclaimer for the restaurant not being responsible for lost or mislaid articles. There is also a line that if a patron wants something other than what is listed on the menu that they are to ask the waiter.
People MacIntyre, Dorothy
Search Terms Green Rooster
Carden Street
Dimensions 28 x 22.8 cm - L x W (closed)
28 x 45.6 cm - L x W (open)