BALTIMORE, MD--(Marketwire - Aug 16, 2011) - To celebrate their love of all things crab, the Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor at Camden Yards hotel has launched a "Summer Crab Celebration" promotion at their on-site restaurant.

The Yard, a refined and relaxed restaurant near Camden Yards, is tempting palates with the Maryland goodness of three crab dishes:

  • Cream of Crab Soup - topped with Old Bay seasoning and croutons
  • Maryland Crab Cake - on ciabatta bread with tartar sauce and coleslaw
  • Signature Crab Cake Dinner - with julienne vegetables and saffron aioli

Additionally, each guest dining during the month of August will receive a special coupon to return to any of four Baltimore Marriott restaurants for dinner on a future date and receive a complimentary crab appetizer (coupon is good through October 30, 2011).

Participating Baltimore Marriott restaurants include Watertable at Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel, The Yard at Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor at Camden Yards, Grille 700 at Baltimore Marriott Waterfront, and Chesapeake at the Baltimore Airport Marriott.

Diners taking advantage of Marriott's Summer Crab Celebration can enjoy crab myriad ways, including Crab and Artichocke Dip, Kataifi Crab Fritters, topped with Fresh Corn Salsa and Carrot Ginger Cream, Lump Crab & Roasted Corn Chowder, Cream of Crab Soup, Crab Crusted Chesapeake Rockfish -- the prize of the Bay served with Baby Shrimp, Corn and Potato in a Lemon Cream Sauce and Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes.

For additional information on the "Summer Crab Celebration" promotion visit To contact The Yards restaurant directly at the Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor at Camden Yards, call 1-410-962-0202. For information on the Baltimore Inner Harbor hotel, visit

About the Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor at Camden Yards
The Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor Hotel at Camden Yards is centrally located in the heart of Baltimore, Maryland, just a short walk to Inner Harbor. The hotel near the National Aquarium offers exciting deals and packages for weekend getaways and last-minute trips. The hotel's two Camden Yards restaurants include The Yard, for refined dining in a casual atmosphere, and Cafe Promenade, featuring a new menu of Chesapeake Bay classics. Sports enthusiasts will enjoy the Inner Harbor hotel's close proximity to Oriole Park at Camden Yards and the Raven's M&T Bank Stadium.

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Ann Lafontaine
Marriott International, Inc.