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123 Princess St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3948
+1 910-763-5252
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
123 Princess St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3948
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Fantastic food and service. Our host at our B & B made the reservation for us which gave us a window table. All our choices had wonderful flavors made with local items. The scallops were as tender as the could be. Bread is house made...More

Thank 65plustravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time at Mana but my wife has had dinner programs there. We bought the bread and it was amazing! Not the bread but the butter (had Japanese blossom oil in it) and strawberry rhubarb spread! Mainly used the bread to eat...More

Thank Geoff Z
Reviewed April 21, 2018

Again, Tripadvisor reviews steered us in the right direction and we gave Manna a try this past week. And it was a perfect evening! We dine out often and always appreciate restaurants that hit all the marks--delicious food, nice ambience and professional service. Manna hit...More

Thank ccrosner
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Grace was very attentive and knowledgeable which was needed as the dishes were complex. I got the scallops, my husband and son got a beef dish. We also got the pork belly entree with charred cabbage. The pork belly was delicious but the cabbage tasted...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

I came here for an early dinner on a Saturday. We did not have reservations but luckily they were able to accommodate us. Our server Grace was the best! She was so sweet and knowledgeable! My mom ate the octopus and I had the beef...More

Thank Ingrid M
Reviewed March 8, 2018

The menu is amazing and the service was impeccable. I came here on a recommendation and was not disappointed. The food is very fresh and they have options for every diet being farm to table. The wines by the glass were fairly decent. Very modern...More

Thank Csaltpleez
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

I love a restaurant where it’s obvious that the chef knows how food should taste and look. Great, bold, balanced flavors and textures. The bar craft is spot-on. Lovely, sophisticated experience.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed February 2, 2018

Everything is "prepared" rather than just "cooked to order". Not to sound like a food snob, but the flavors of everything were complex and delicious. The chef really knows what goes with what in a big way. I had the scallops and a dessert with...More

Thank Jessica H
Reviewed January 25, 2018

Fantastic service. I come to Wilmington for work. i sit in a small corner to knock out emails and have the pleasure of eating lovely food with great service. thankful for the chance to eat here.

Thank bktypea
Reviewed January 25, 2018

Manna is the finest restaurant in town, I eat out 7 days a week and always have a superb meal and experience. The Bobby Filet is amazing, they have the best craft cocktail list in town and do an incredible beggers menu on sundays. Make...More

Thank Christian C
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Teresa D
March 1, 2017|
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Response from TomWolfeUSNA72 | Reviewed this property |
No separate child menu, but staff and chef VERY accomodating.
November 25, 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
May 28, 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, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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