Dining FAQs

Prepare for an Exceptional Dining Experience

Whether you’re savoring exquisite meals during your stay in our Maryland accommodations or here exclusively for an evening of dining at The Smokehouse Restaurant, we want to ensure your time with us is exceptional. That’s why, as a distinguished recipient of the DiRoNA Award since 1999, we have been at the forefront of delivering a dining experience that’s as delightful and refined as the picturesque settings encompassing our historic establishment.

Our commitment to culinary excellence, led by Executive Chef Inti Villalobos-Coady, guarantees that every aspect of your visit is thoughtfully curated. Through our dining FAQs below, we aim to provide the necessary information to make your dining experience seamless and enjoyable.

Table set at award-winning The Smokehouse Restaurant at Antrim 1844 Hotel

What to Expect

Chef-Crafted Daily Menu & Dietary Options
Expert Wine Pairings from Awarded Cellar
Personalized Service & High Satisfaction

Frequently Asked Questions

Plated meal at The Smokehouse Restaurant
The Smokehouse Restaurant at Antrim 1844 Hotel
Plated meal with candles on a table

The 6-course prix-fixe dinner which is served nightly is $86 per person, Monday through Thursday, and $92 per person Friday through Sunday, excluding tax and gratuity. Optional wine pairings are available for $69 for a 5-course wine pairing and $45 for a 3-course. (One of the courses includes a choice of dessert or a cheese sampling course.)

Attire for dinner is business casual. A jacket is recommended, but not required. Please no jeans or T-shirts.

No, the restaurant is open daily to both overnight and outside guests. However, we do provide consideration to overnight guests and set aside a certain number of tables for those guests per evening to ensure availability. Reservations are required and advance reservations are recommended.

Yes, reservations are required for the restaurant. We strongly recommend placing your reservation as early as possible.

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Dinner times do vary but are typically 6:30 pm, 7:00 pm, and/or 7:30 pm. On special holidays, such as Mother’s Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Eve, dinner times can begin as early as 1:30 pm.

Yes, the menu is prepared daily based on fresh local ingredients and dietary restrictions for the day. Filet mignon, a fish option, and a vegetarian option are always available. Please be sure to note any dietary restrictions you may have during the time of your reservation.

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We can accommodate most dietary restrictions. When making your reservation, please note any restrictions you may have to help us provide you with the best dining experience. Our menu is naturally vegetarian friendly with an option available each day.

Our staff is well educated and can assist you with the perfect compliment to your menu choices for the evening. We also provide an optional three- or five-course wine pairing option for $45 or $69 per person respectively.

Yes, and we have a menu option available for children. We do ask that children are properly supervised and behave accordingly. Please be sure to mention any children who will be joining us when making your reservation.

Prix-fixe means ‘several courses served at a fixed price.’ While we do not have an al-a-carte menu, there are choices within the set menu. You will have a choice of an appetizer, soup or salad, and entreé. The other courses are selected by the chef and change daily based on fresh local ingredients and dietary restrictions for the day.

No, but the Pickwick Pub at Antrim 1844 is home to some of the finest cognacs and whiskeys in the world and is open daily at 2:30 pm. While there, check out the cocktail menu for a list of our signature drinks.

Yes, by visiting our online reservations here.

No, but we do require a wine purchase minimum of $750. This could be a bottle of wine on our extensive wine list or wine pairings for your party. If you do not meet the required minimum, bottles of wine can be purchased to meet the minimum.

To inquire, please click here to submit a request for availability.

Parking is provided complimentary to our overnight guests, event attendees, and dinner guests. Parking around the Mansion is available to our overnight and dinner guests with overflow and event parking available across the street. A complimentary Tesla connector and a ClipperCreek connector with a universal plug for standard electric cars for our restaurant and overnight guests is also available.

Our Guests Say It Best

“Absolutely an amazing experience. Have been here a few times and the Antrim always delivers. From the personalized
menus to the attentive service and fresh ingredients, this is a dining event you must live. I can’t wait to go back.”

— Greg H, Google Review

“The setting was both relaxing and romantic and the piano player was fantastic which only added to the experience. I truly enjoyed dining at the Smokehouse and will definitely be back!”

— Niki K, Yelp Review

“We were greeted at the door by our “host” for the evening.
The atmosphere was reminiscent of quieter, more elegant times.
The evening ended with picture taking and all of our party expressing what a divine dinner we had enjoyed.”

— ladyMorgainna, TripAdvisor Review



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