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123 Princess St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3948
+1 910-763-5252
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (35 reviews)
“duck” (17 reviews)
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
123 Princess St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3948
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Because it is pricy, we went for an anniversary. Something has slipped here. Prices keep going up and the food, while “edgy “ is just not worth the price. There are so many great restaurants in Wilmington, I think we’ll try something different next time.

Thank Judy A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner here on a recent trip to Wilmington. Having read many good reviews about Manna, we were looking forward to our evening. Since we'd had a cheese plate earlier in the evening, neither of us were hungry for a full meal so we...More

Thank hazardnc
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We've been to Manna before and always had a great meal. This visit was no exception. Were going to the symphony, so arrived fairly early and had great cocktails while waiting for the kitchen to open. Manna is a 'farm to table' restaurant so the...More

Thank ChuckP440
Reviewed 12 September 2017

date night was so nice we are going back soon. we ate to much and couldn't even make it out for drinks after was a nice night

1  Thank shawnhudgens1
Reviewed 29 August 2017

OK, I'm not a foodie. I don't get worked up about restaurants much. But the meal at Manna was beyond fantastic. I don't remember the cute names they gave the dishes, but we ordered the Tuna with Quinoa and the 39 day aged beef (NY...More

Thank raylundquist
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Went here on a weeknight with three friends. None of us had been before, but we had heard good things. Our food was great. I had scallops, they were fresh and well prepared. My friend had filet and it looked wonderful. We shared three appetizers...More

Thank NCTravelfan58
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This restaurant is so noisy that you cannot carry on a normal conversation. It is expensive and not worth the trip into town.More

Thank BellaCoco
Wim M, Owner at Manna, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

I am sorry that you found the restaurant to be too noisy. Unfortunately, we have done all that we can do to the space as we do not own the building and there are obstacles in our lease that prevent us from doing much more...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

A short walk from Thalian Hall, we almost passed by Manna for Front Street dining because of negative reviews, We are glad that we gave it a chance. What a delight! What a nice selection of unique dishes with beautiful presentation. My wife has several...More

Thank Fredsviews
Reviewed 5 August 2017

members of party had to wait exceptionally long to receive individual beverages. When food arrived salad was lacking dressing. Pork dish was mostly fat and server didn't seem to care when told of the disappointment with the dish. Exceptionally noisy. We have no intention on...More

1  Thank Tom5050
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We are only in town once a year. We were so looking forward to this new restaurant for us. We were very disappointed. The apps were fine. The entrees so so. My husband had the duck undercooked not much flavor. The bread we were offered...More

1  Thank Janice B
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Teresa D
2 March 2017|
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Response from TomWolfeUSNA72 | Reviewed this property |
No separate child menu, but staff and chef VERY accomodating.
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
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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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