About Charles Levine

Charles Levine founded his successful catering business in 1985 as an off-premise catering company after starting and running the catering division at Baltimore’s legendary Pimlico Hotel & Restaurant. In his highly reputable career, Charles has catered for thousands of notable clientele including five US Presidents, the NFL, The Rolling Stones, Oprah, and many distinguished leaders of industry, politics, culture, and business throughout Maryland, Greater Washington DC, and Northern Virginia. Along with his award-winning waterfront destination restaurant, Citron, Charles continues to own and operate his catering division Citron Catering & Events with his talented culinary and event service professionals and event managers, as well as works closely with Citron’s talented management team overseeing Citron’s dining and event venue activities on the beautiful lakeside setting on Quarry Lake at Greenspring in Baltimore County, Maryland.

Charles Levine leads a 35-year career in the food service and hospitality industries and was one of five to be nominated in 2018 as “Restaurateur of the Year” by the Restaurant Association of Maryland. His companies offer full-service catering and event planning to corporate, institutional, and private clients in the mid-Atlantic region at many established venues, private residences, and institutional settings in addition to Citron Restaurant and The Cove at Citron. Charles and his spouse Susan Levine live in Baltimore County, where they have raised their four children and are active members of their community.


"Celebrating at Citron, guests enjoy stunning lakefront views, private dining rooms, open sky and year-round heated, tented outdoor areas, and state-of-the-art audio & visual equipment on site. Our experienced staff will help you create a perfect corporate or social occasion or fundraising event."


We cater everything from corporate and institutional events and galas to lifecycle parties and private social gatherings. Ample free parking with valet available. See more photos in our GALLERY and in our Citron Instagram.