menu design

Image of the Day, April 18, 2013

Excellent continuing series on the Art of the Menu as part of the Under Consideration blogs. Simplicity and good use of typography work well in this menu for The Orange Tree, a restaurant set in the English countryside. Designed by Design:One.

When a Ten-Cent Tip Was Not an Insult

Most of you will not remember Childs Restaurants. I barely do. Or at least I think I barely do; maybe I’m just projecting. But they were ubiquitous. Not like McDonald’s or Starbucks ubiquity, but close. Other biggies included Stouffers, Longchamps, and Schrafts. Here’s a bit of history:  Among the largest chains was Childs with...