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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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“duck” (17 reviews)
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European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
123 Princess St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3948
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to give the place a try on a Sunday and glad we did as they were having their "beggars can't be choosers" menu--a choice of veggie, seafood, meat, or mystery, wine (white/red), and desert. All are small plate. All must be ordered in...More

Thank ThomasinNC
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I saw wahoo on the appetizer list and hadn't had that in five years. It's a wonderful fish. They adapted the menu to present a beautiful plate for a main entree. I ate this meal slower than any I had eaten in some time because...More

Thank bktypea
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Enjoyed an excellent dinner on Sunday evening, 9 July, with attentive service and imaginative menu. The menu was short but varied and very creative - which is a strong indicator that all dishes are prepared to order. The combination of ingredients and flavours (note the...More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Amazing dining experience from the knowledgeable bar keeps to the wine stewards to the wait staff, excellent food delightful service, how can you top that? Been a dozen times always consistently great.

Thank Lee B
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

I was looking for a restaurant for a special occasion and Manna was recommended to me by the owner of the B and B where we were staying. I couldn't have been happier with that decision. We had one of the best meals we have...More

Thank Platoonleader
Reviewed 24 May 2017

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 23 May 2017 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
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Questions & Answers
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
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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