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Rusty Anchor at the Music Box
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- Surfaces sanitized between seatings
- Common areas deep cleaned daily
- Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
- Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
- Sealed or wrapped utensils used
- Limited number of seated diners
- Distancing maintained in common areas
- Extra space between tables
- Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
- Waitstaff wear masks
tossed with Asiago, house-made Caesar dressing and croutons
puff rice crusted tempura shrimp, sweet potato puree, three pepper jam
There was no food service but I didn't want to give it a low rating
Hi Cassie, Thank you for the review! We appreciate you sharing your experience with us.
Had a wonderful time. The music, food, staff were great.
I would recommend this place to all my friends.
Hi Deanna, Thank you so much for your kind words. We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us! We look forward to seeing you again in the future!
I would recommend Music Box for the entertainment. The menu is very sparse. It is not a full service restaurant by any means. They had better food once upon a time. You might consider going somewhere else first, then just have drinks at Music Box.
Hi Larry, We are sorry to hear our current menu didn't satisfy your expectations, but we are more than glad to know you enjoyed the show! We hope your next time with us is even more enjoyable!
LOVE the Music Box! Always have a great time, there's nothing like live music! Great venue, lots of variety, food is good. They're doing an excellent job of keeping us COVID safe. GO THERE!
Hi Nancy, Thank you so much for your thoughtful review. We are thrilled to hear your positive experience with us! We look forward to you having many more with us!
Great to hear Live music and feel safe in such a beautiful environment
Hi Patty, We're happy you had a fantastic time with us! We deeply value keeping our guests here at Music Box safe and entertained. Hope to see you again soon!
I wish I had known there would be no food service that night. AT A RESTAURANT. No servers that night. Had to go to the bar for drinks.
The music is why I went and Madeline Finn and guests were awesome.
Our visit was very satisfying. The social distancing was good. We felt safe. There was no food. The bar tenders were very good. When we didn't get the ginger beer in our drinks, the young man immediately went to check on the supply. Apollo's Fire trio was wonderful! Lots of fun!
We had a wonderful time but the service was rather slow. I realize it was crowded and didn't see more than two or three wait staff. Maybe increase wait staff.
Hi Barb! Thank you for the helpful review! We are thrilled to hear you had a great time with us here at the Music Box and hope to see you again soon!
I was by myself due to unforseen circumstances and the only place they had for a single diner was in the very last table in the club where you couldn't even see the stage.
Hi Missy, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We're sorry to hear you had a disappointing experience with us, but we really appreciate your feedback and will take note of this for the future.
Matt was our waiter and did a really great job accommodating our table of 10. The service was awesome the staff was friendly and the show was entertaining. Love coming here. This is a great night out always.
Hi Diane! Thanks for leaving a review! We are glad that you enjoyed your experience with us and especially our wonderful waitstaff! We are looking forward to serving you in the future!
Didn’t have food- could’ve used a second bartender
Hi Shelley, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review! We greatly appreciate your feedback and are always looking for ways to improve. We hope to see you again very soon!
The venue off the chain. Food was ok but over priced but I understand the need to generate revenue due to Covid 19. The view spectacular and the jazz group Joe Hunter Trio was very entertaining with great music. I would highly recommend making this a routine place of choice.
Hi Dwayne, We are so happy to hear about your pleasant experience with us! We hope to see you here again very soon!
We waited 20 minutes at our table before a server came over, and that was after twice asking for service. The food was bland and certainly not worth what we paid. Sunday brunch did not include anything to drink. No juice, no tea, no coffee. And they ran out of fruit, despite a less than full house due to social spacing.
Ambiance was nice with a jazz trio playing music.
Hi Dan, We truly appreciate the feedback and are working to make our Sunday brunches a smoother experience in the future. Thank you for taking the time to give us a review!
Always enjoy myself when at the Music Box, food is great, music is always a joy and the atmosphere is awesome.
This past Sunday at the Jazz Brunch was exceptionally amazing. The weather was perfect for patio sitting and my waiter Nick was amazing. It was a packed house and he was attentive to all his customers. It was fun just watching him.
Hi LaTonia, We are so glad to hear about your great experiences with us here at the Music Box! We are proud to serve customers and fans like yourself and LOVE to hear about your time here. We look forward to seeing you again soon!
We had a great time:
I was told that they were sold out, but even with social distancing I saw some tables empty.
Hi Karen, So glad to hear you enjoyed your time here at the Music Box. We hope to see you soon!
Food portions were small and most of it came out not hot like it sat for a while or was reheated. Afterwards when I asked for the check I waited for 30min to get the check which was quickly dropped off at the table saying nothing. Then it took another 15min just to get my card picked up to pay for the meal.
Hi Patrick, I'm sorry to hear about your less than stellar experience with us, but let us make it up to you. Please know that we are working on our service and we will be sure to wow you next time you come in. Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know about your experience.
Joey was my waiter and I was so thankful for his service!!! He gave me the ultimate unexpected appreciative respectful and energetic service! He called me Miss instead of ma’am and treated me with great kindness I really got lucky! I now every time I go there will ask for his station! Thank you Music Box for hiring such a gem!!!
Hi there, We absolutely LOVE hearing about your great experience with us and our wonderful waiting staff! We are proud to serve customers and fans like you. We hope to see you again very soon!
We were attending Sunday Brunch bands often. Came back to our first one since it reopened and don't remember the price of alcohol being so high. Were drinkers and prob won't be back because of that. The food was excellent, what a shame the price gouging on alcohol
Really enjoyed the jazz set that was there and brought my sister with me who was in town from Charottle,NC. Music set was great and the band were really engaging and the weather was wonderful. The food was ok i had the chicken and waffles though some peices of the chicken tasted like gristle or was freezer brunt. Other than than everything else was good
Hi Brittany, We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the show here at the Music Box. Thanks for letting us know about your experience and we hope to see you again very soon!
We attended our first live event since the pandemic and it was a great experience. The staff followed the state mandated guidelines and they limited attendance which made us feel safe. I had a small chopped salad with the mac and cheese as my entree and it was the perfect amount of food and was delicious. My husband had the fish tacos and loved them. The Jim Miller Band was outstanding as usual. Highly recommended. Great food great atmosphere!
Hi Scott, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review. We are proud to be back open, bringing food and live music safely back to Cleveland. We hope to see you soon!
Fantastic night out can’t wait to visit again soon!
Hi John, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this kind review! We hope to see you again very soon!
The service was just OK for when you ask for something for your meal you kind of expect to get it like ASAP and when you don’t it sure does reflect your opinion! Awhile back when I would eat there Sunday brunch I did enjoy the muffins or have a different choice for a dessert. Also they used to have salads which they no longer have. Also for those that wanted to just have cocktails I think it would be nice to have at least a dessert to choose from with your cocktail to be charged of course but not be charged $20.00! Options, choices and unexpected great service=concern and care for the customer that keeps your doors open!
Hi there! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are always looking for ways to improve, and we will do our best to exceed your expectations next time. Please know that we acknowledge and appreciate your suggestions!
Food was terrible. Atmosphere was great but never again!
Hi Michelle, I'm sorry to hear about your less than stellar experience with us, but let us make it up to you. Please know that we are always working on improving our food and we will be sure to wow you next time. We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us!
Absolutely the best!
We were impressed a month ago by the safety and spacing the Music Box had achieved and so we returned... NOT DISAPPOINTED! Spaced line out front (one at a time to the ticket counter), then total mask control to well-spaced seats. A Huge bottle of hand sanitizer outside the restrooms to boot...
...and of course, some of the best musical talent in northeast Ohio; this time Brent Kirby!
This time we also sprang for brunch and it seemed to be way better than the buffet-style we've had in years past (it's now an all-you-can-eat individual plating). Worth it!!
Don't be afraid; the Music Box has it down and will take care of you.
Hi there! So glad to hear you had a great time at the Music Box! We are SO happy you felt comfortable, safe, and entertained! We look forward to taking care of you again very soon!
Do NOT eat there. English muffins on Eggs Benedict could be used as HOCKEY PUCKS.
also tried. The bananas foster French toast...three slices of over ripe bananas over butter syrup white bread French toast.
NO WAY WORRH $20.
go for music. Eat somewhere else!!
COFFEE WAS AWFUL TOO!!
Hi Wendy, Thank you for taking the time to share a review. It has been a learning experience transitioning brunch from a buffet to individual plated items. Please know that we are working hard to improve our brunch and we hope to wow you on your next visit!
We have come to several Brunch concerts & always enjoy ! Even in this pandemic time & now played meals ... it works out great ! Good deal for the money. Enjoyable!
Hi Joann, Thank you so much for your kind review and we are thrilled to hear you always have such a great experience here at the Music Box. We are proud to serve customers and fans like yourself and LOVE to hear about your time here. We look forward to seeing you again soon!
The Music Box does a great job keeping us all safe. Our server Nick was awesome. I can’t wait to go bCk
Hi Lisa, We are so glad to hear about your pleasant experience here at the Music Box! We love to hear how our safety measures make our customers feel more comfortable. We look forward to more enjoyable experiences with you in the future!
We love coming to the music box supper club. We have not seen a bad show to date. The food is always very good and when we were there this past weekend our server was awesome! I love the fact that you can try for free tickets that makes it so much more affordable for us to come to the venue. after the show, we love to go outside and sit by the water beautiful view.
Hi Robin, So glad to hear you have had great experiences here at the Music Box! We are so happy that we can make seeing live entertainment more accessible for you all. We look forward to seeing you again very soon!
Very laid back setting! Stefanie our waitress was excellent and so attentive to our party! The music with Becky Boyd and the groove train was the best ! Parking was excellent with valet offered and the view of the river with open patio doors A delightful evening😎
Hi Larry, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed our service and scenic view. We hope to see you again very soon!
Limited menu with prices not all families can afford.
Great show even during this time of Covid. Did a great job of keeping everyone safe.
Just wish the food options were better. For a reggae show love the jerk wings, they wasn’t on the menu.
Hi Eric, So happy to hear you enjoyed the show! We hope to see you again very soon!
Everything was Great the food was Great my Reservation was made for the Wrong day by accident and they still was able to accommodate me so everything was all Good‼️ I loved the Experience and I will be back Thanks Music Box 👍🏾
Hi Shawn, So glad to hear of your great experience here at the Music Box! We love accommodating our customers and are pleased to know you were able to enjoy your time with us. We look forward to seeing you soon!
Music Box staff does a fantastic job of entertaining in style!
Hi there! Thank you for the positive review and we are glad to know you had a good experience with us! We are looking forward to seeing you again soon!
This was my first time at this venue but not my first time at a dinner theater. I was at best expecting typical food you have at these type of places. What we had was some of the best food I have had out in over 6 months. The service and food way exceed my expectations. I would eat there even if there was no show. One word of advice for anyone going there , get the key lime pie it’s the best I’ve ever had. Great experience job well done guys.
Hi Tony, Thank you so much for your very kind review. We are thrilled to hear that we were able to exceed your expectations! We look forward to having more great experiences here at the Music Box with you very soon!
The show was fantastic along with the atmosphere. Such a beautiful summer evening.
I had the perch which was very good. I asked for crispy French fries which were not crispy or hot. By the time the server came back, I was dine eating.
Dessert was great.
Hi Sue, So glad to hear you had a great time at the Music Box! Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we hope to see you again very soon!
only had drinks & apps as menu is limited but band was great
Hi there! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the show! We hope to see you again soon!
Eat anywhere but here. Small menu over priced food.
The fish tacos were excellent. They were out of the dessert I wanted.
Hi Sonny, So glad to hear that you had a great meal here at the Music Box. We are looking forward to serving you again very soon!
Another great night out at the Music Box! Fun concert, great food, super attentive service and very cautious operation. Awesome all the way around!
Hi there! We are so glad you enjoyed your time here at the Music Box! We look forward to seeing you again soon!
Everything was perfect! From when we first got there to the drinks, the food, the service and the music! My sister and I had a great time. First time ever at the Music Box and we will be back!
Hi there! Thank you so much for this kind review! We look forward to having you here at the Music Box again soon!
Rusty Anchor at the Music Box is rated 4.4 stars by 1752 OpenTable diners.
Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.