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123 Princess St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3948
+1 910-763-5252
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Salt Lake City
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We met our daughter's new roommate's family at Manna before moving both girls into their freshman year at UNCW. The coziness of the restaurant was great for conversation. The food was spectacular - the scallops were cooked to perfection. The fish was outstanding. Our waiter was very attentive and knowledgeable about the food.

Thank Runnerfam
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This was my second visit. The food is outstanding but the portions are small. We stopped in this time just for desert. We were sat quickly. Our waiter knew we were just getting desert. He was so nice and wasn't bothered at all that we were not having dinner. Desert was wonderful. My only complaint is that the portions are... More 

Thank Benoycrew
Wilmington, North Carolina
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Manna for a cocktail after the theater. Great atmosphere and delicious signature cocktails. We were so relaxed and content we stayed for small plates for dinner and coffee and dessert!

Thank Bev M
Fremont, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chose Manna for our 31st anniversary dinner and could not have been more pleased. The place is welcoming and small enough to feel "special" as well as quiet enough to enjoy conversation. Our waiter, Joshua, was great. He knew the menu completely and was spot on with wine pairings. He also knew just how much attention to pay to diners.... More 

Thank Heyben165
Oakland, MD
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had our annual birthday celebrations last night and Manna did not disappoint. Our specialty cocktails were perfect. It's amazing that you can say, "I want vodka and I don't want a sweet drink," and they can make you the most delicious libation. The food was wonderful and our servers, Brittney and Anita, were very knowledgeable and accommodating ! We... More 

Thank peglegmd
Wilmington, North Carolina
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing food, cocktails, and ambiance! This restaurant would be considered a rare gem in any city and we are fortunate to have one of its caliber in Wilmington. For those of you still frequenting the average chain restaurants.......make a reservation and support your local restaurateurs and chefs that are bringing a real dining experience to the Port City. You won't... More 

Thank Lisa R
Jacksonville, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Everything was delicious! We started with the Cheese & Charcuterie Course which was amazing. My husband had the duck breast and I had the pork chop. Our waiter, Steven, was great and very knowledgeable and he helped make the whole experience enjoyable.

Thank pistode
Washington D.C. Metro Area, United States
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We visit Manna on each visit (we've taken our children too). Manna is a very fitting name for this restaurant. The blend of sweet and savory using nearly 100% locally sourced food is a treat for the taste buds and objet d'art to the eye. The service is top notch. While we haven't had a chance to experience the hip,... More 

Thank Kurt L
Goldsboro, North Carolina
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

This was our third visit. Still amazing service, class, style, food, and cocktails. We have never eaten anything that wasn't amazing. The staff are so friendly, professional, and helpful!

Thank VandCWatson
Pompano Beach, Florida
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Manna , one of my favorite restaurants in Downtown Wilmington. Casual elegance, great food , hand crafted cocktails , and an impressive wine list make for an enjoyable evening. Centrally located, it makes for a good starting point for the Wilmington nightlife.

Thank Bjming50

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?