Rave Reviews and Testimonials

Congratulations to Reinhard Barthel, who has been inducted into the Fine Dining Hall of Fame by Nation’s Restaurant News. Mr. Barthel uses Manion Music® exclusively in his Cafe 36 (DiRoNA) of LaGrange, Illinois, USA.

Rave Reviews

  • “Solves the restaurateur’s dilemma.”
    Restaurant Digest
  • “This is the better mousetrap.”
    Publisher, Fresh Cup Magazine 
  • “Pick of the Year.”
    Entree Magazine 
  • “Takes the guesswork out of music use.”
    Lodging Magazine
    (Official publication of the American Hotel and Lodging Association)
  • “Best in Show.”
    North Carolina Restaurant Association


Our music is selected and engineered specifically for restaurants:

  • “It’s beautiful, yes, but it’s also just the right level. My customers used to complain about the music. Now they are full of compliments.”
    Rolf Schmid
    Chanterelle Eugene
    Oregon (DiRoNA)
  • “I can’t think of a better way to solve all your music problems at once.”
    Mike Savvides
    Black Angus Steakhouse
    Virginia Beach, Virginia
    Lifetime Member of the Board,
    National Restaurant Association
  • “For the first time I can turn the music up to the proper sound pressure, because it never gets any louder.”
    John Marshall
    Main Street Bistro
    Princeton, New Jersey
  • “The music is as great as the concept!”
    La Montana
    Steamboat Springs, Colorado

A Lifetime Performance License with every collection:

  • “For three generations my family has put up with the music licensing hassle. Manion Music solves the problem for good. Everybody’s going to want this.”
    David Duthey
    David’s Yellow Brick Toad
    Lambertville, New Jersey

An unbeatable price:

  • “This is the answer to our prayers. Everybody’s going to want this.”
    Frank Panico
    Panico’s Italian Restaurant
    (DiRoNA) President, NJRA
    New Brunswick, New Jersey
    [Mr. Panico, who was Manion Music’s very first customer, passed away in 2003. He was a great friend and a wonderful restaurateur.]