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123 Princess St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3948
+1 910-763-5252
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17:00 - 22:00
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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

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 is an art (like everything else in New Mexico!) and the pastry chef is equally... More 

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Thank tuzywall
Thousand Oaks, California
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81 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
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. Placed our dinner orders and ordered wine. Waitress came back and said they were out... More 

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Thank berniez
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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 to die for, and I believe it was a strawberry, cheesecake icecream or gelato. All... More 

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Raleigh, NC
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
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 had. We started with a mixologist-created cocktails of their choice, and it is an experience... More 

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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
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 accustomed to the 'Southern Hospitality' and general friendliness of the service here in the South..this... More 

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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 very seriously and have done so for more than six years. even as our "grades"... More 

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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
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 almost seemed like too many (confused). If we return we will sit at the beautiful... More 

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Arlington
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
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 turned out to be perfect for us, the bar atmosphere is very fun and lively.... More 

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Thank Christina C
Huntersville, North Carolina
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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!

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Thank garyn825
Wilmington, North Carolina
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91 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
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 dining experience is incredible!! The staff are friendly, professional and dedicated to making your outing... More 

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Thank Anna M
wilmington nc
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77 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?