Three unique settings comprise Hunt Valley Inn’s new culinary program and offer a range of dining experiences from sophisticated and leisurely to grab-and-go. In addition to the Cinnamon Tree’s contemporary offerings for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the Polo Lounge & Bar is a handsome lounge serving classic spirits and craft brews alongside a tapas-style menu of Maryland-influenced bites. Café 245 is a casual coffee shop with baristas brewing Starbucks beverages and serving an array of fresh pastries, sandwiches and salads.

This revitalized collection of dining options offer thoughtfully created menus that are both inspired by the hotel’s heritage yet decidedly contemporary.

Cinnamon Tree Restaurant


Breakfast – daily 6:30 – 11 AM

All Day Dining – daily 11 AM – 10 PM





The newly re-imagined signature restaurant, Cinnamon Tree continues the legacy of this lively dining destination for area residents and hotel guests alike. The exciting signature dining option offers inventive cuisine, creative cocktails and buzz-worthy special events.

The Cinnamon Tree is a comfortably sophisticated destination for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The main dining room celebrates the union of rustic and contemporary with touches that include dramatic glass link chandeliers, tables of dark wood, tufted banquettes and dining chairs covered in velvety smooth fabrics, in addition to walls featuring custom millwork that hint at Baltimore’s equestrian history.

A menu of American classics boasts contemporary twists in preparation techniques and seasonally-driven influences. Breakfast offerings are a balance of light and traditional fare and include energy-boosting fruit smoothies, Egg White Frittata with Spinach and Tomato, and a Pecan Waffle with Maple Syrup and Whipped Butter.

Classic Maryland staples dot the lunch menu, including She Crab Soup, Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail and a signature Crab Cake Sandwich on a Brioche Bun. For dinner, Chef D’Costa serves signature dishes including the Classic Wedge Salad, Fresh Salmon Carpaccio and Arugula Salad and Maryland Surf & Turf with Filet Mignon and Crab Cake. Craft beer, signature cocktails and a robust wine list complement the kitchen’s menu.

To make an online Cinnamon Tree dining reservation, click here.


Café 245 proudly brews Starbucks! Baristas offer up a full menu of hot and cold Starbucks beverages each morning through early afternoon.

Café 245

An ideal caffeination destination located in the Inn’s lobby and open daily 7 AM – 3 PM, Café 245 is a coffee house with a fast-casual vibe. A selection of fresh pastries, sandwiches and salads are available for quick and tasty nutrition on the run. Communal and private tables, multiple HDTVs broadcasting local and national news and plenty of electric outlets make Café 245 a perfect “recharging station.”

Souvenirs, newspapers and sundries are also available.

View the beverage offerings here.


Polo Bar


Open daily 5 – 11 PM


Tapas + Derby Drinks

Polo Lounge & Bar is the signature cocktail club house with an oversized communal table, comfortable circle banquettes and expansive bar seating. The restaurant’s exposed brick design is splashed with sunlight that filters through a wall of floor to ceiling windows, with HDTVs streaming the latest news and sporting events. The restaurant’s distinct cocktail program is seasonally fueled with hand crafted Juleps celebrating Baltimore’s traditional racing season and refreshing Moscow Mules appearing in the summer, in addition to an established array of fine spirits. A menu of tapas-style bites is served nightly with favorite flavors such as Old Bay Fries. Menu changes weekly.


Black Horse Pub

Debuting in 2016.