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123 Princess St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3948
+1 910-763-5252
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • 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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 19 May 2017

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 7 May 2017

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 27 April 2017

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 reviewResponded 29 April 2017

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
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic
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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