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Manna

123 Princess Street, Wilmington, NC 28401
910-763-5252
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Ranked #37 of 548 Restaurants in Wilmington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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- Sep 2, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Maybe it was because it was Labor Day week-end and it was crowded but I was pretty disappointed in this restaurant. Service was ok. They manage to bring out the wrong salads for two in our party of three. They realized their mistake but the salads were half eaten by the time they did and offered to get the correct... More

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Florence, South Carolina
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

For a special evening out, Manna definitely fit the bill ! Pre-dinner cocktails were superb and it was followed by a equally fantastic meal prepared with local ingredients. I would absolutely go again our next time in Wilmington.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

Manna has great atmosphere and the food was sensational. My martini with lavender infused vodka just perfect my meal. Our particular server was not versed in the menu and didn't really seem sure about anything, however we still enjoyed ourselves.

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NJ
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Great food and very good service. This is NOT to be missed. We were walk-ins and they seated us promptly even though they were booked.

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Southport, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Excellent food quality prepared with unique accompanying items. A bit pricey but worth it. Figure your apps at about $10 and entrée about $30. Drinks are average. Great presentation and flavors, and some unusual dishes. loved the pork belly app.

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Los Angeles
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9 reviews 9 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

It was recommended to me as one of the best restaurants in town, and it did not disappoint -- creative cocktails, seasonal fare, cute atmosphere... we ate copiously, and well.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We went to Manna last night with a group from my retirement community. We were seated at several tables which was perfect because large tables are not very social. The food, as in the past, was imaginative, well prepared and beautifully plated. At our table the service was unimaginably bad. We had first courses and then waited for an hour... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Not only was the whole experience just wonderful, but Paul could not have been nicer or more accommodating. If we lived closer we would be regulars.

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CB NC
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Just sit and the bar and man crush all over Ian the bartender stud. The Manhattan Project drink ....best I've ever seen and tasted. Every where I go I request one and none have come close to the amazing manna concoction.

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austin
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92 reviews 92 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I took my friends here and the service was push, push and Paul never quit. This is suppose to be a high end restaurant not whip you in and out. We asked him to give us time but he had his own agenda plus the restaurant was not even busy. As others have said the music was way to loud... More

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