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123 Princess St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3948
+1 910-763-5252
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
123 Princess St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3948
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Can't say enough good things about our meal at Manna. I could tell you what we had but I am sure anything that is prepared by the talented culinary staff is going to be a treat! The executive chef is from New Mexico where food...More

Thank tuzywall
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for a UNCW graduation celebration dinner. It was on a Thursday night so not very busy. Seated quickly and ordered cocktails. They were out of the beer my husband wanted. Ordered a different one which wasn't local. No biggie. Charcuterie plate was delightful....More

Thank berniez
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my husband here for his 25th birthday, and was surprised at how clean, put together, and calm the atmosphere was. It was on the affordable side of high end dining, but we were absolutely satisfied with our portions and drinks. The dessert was...More

Thank laurenknouse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we go out, we like to be surprised. We like creative dishes, so that we can appreciate the talent of the Chef. This was the second time we went to Manna in the last 3 months, and we were--again--surprised by the fine dining we...More

1  Thank Tangovet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although highly recommended, we were disappointed by the pretentioness of this Resturant..the food was 'good' , not GREAT, the service was ...pretentious is what I think of.....very 'high brow'....leaving us feeling like we were in New York....looked down on us as patrons ..we have become...More

1  Thank Peg I
Wim M, Owner at Manna, responded to this review

hello Peg i am writing to thank you for your comments. while i do not care much for public critique forums, i utilize the content (both good and bad) to attempt to improve who we are in the hospitality industry. we take what we do...More

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

This was a beautifully presented restaurant, but not my favorite. The appetizers all sounded delicious and the ones we ordered were just that. The octopus was deliciously paired as was the pork belly. The entrees fell a little flat for me, included so many ingredients...More

Thank PB1204
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My husband and I had a wonderful experience at Manna! I called for a reservation and there were none available but the (very friendly and helpful) gentleman that answered the phone suggested we sit at a 2 top bar table next to the bar. It...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I got a chance to try Manna! Wow what a great experience. Appetizers and dinner were great!! Highly recommend this resturant!

Thank garyn825
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I've dined a lot in Wilmington and all I have to say is that Manna beats out any and all competition!! I first dined here about two weeks ago and loved it so much we returned the following weekend for dinner and a show! Manna's...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Wow. Wilmington has dozens of incredible restaurants, but this one takes the cake. Food? outstanding. Service? CELEBRITY EXPERIENCE.

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Teresa D
Children's menu?
2 March 2017|
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Response from TomWolfeUSNA72 | Reviewed this property |
No separate child menu, but staff and chef VERY accomodating.
Rervations ????
26 November 2016|
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Response from Wim M | Property representative |
Not mandatory but certainly recommended...particularly on weekends and during "prime times." 910-763-5252
James T
Do they offer a range of gluten free options?
29 May 2016|
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Response from Jeanette48369 | Reviewed this property |
Doubt it. Their menu is very small. They will probably have a vegetarian or one other item
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Princess St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3948
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-763-5252
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