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312 W Main St, Brighton, MI 48116-1526
+1 810-220-2800
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried rice” (10 reviews)
“sushi” (18 reviews)
“chicken” (12 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Japanese, Asian, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
312 W Main St, Brighton, MI 48116-1526
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun friendly staff. Excellent food choices. Great shushi variety. Show tables are great. Chefs are entertaining and food very tasty.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Chef was fun and food was great. I had chicken and my daughter had swordfish. Good atmosphere! Chef did many tricks and told lots of jokes too! Very funny!

Thank Tracy J
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My husband and I celebrated our fifth wedding anniversary here. We had been to Sagano's while dating and thought it would be wonderful to return here for our anniversary. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Our chef was very entertaining and prepared our meal very well.

Thank Beachlovers630
James T, Owner at Sagano, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you for spending your anniversary with us! We're so glad to hear you had such a great experience on this special occasion, and we hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 20 July 2017

People were friendly right from the start. There is plenty of seating, lots of booths but we asked to be seated at the hibachi area of the restaurant where the chef comes out and cooks your food in front of you with all the fancy...More

Thank Kathymc53
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I love love love hibachi, including Sagano. The portions were larger compared to other similar restaurants. The hibachi meals come with soup, salad, rice, noodles, vegetables, and 2 shrimp. The even have more combinations of protein than what I've seen elsewhere. I recommend the steak...More

Thank Katherine K
James T, Owner at Sagano, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Hi Katherine, thank you so much for visiting us and taking the time to leave us a review. We're so glad to hear you had such a great experience and were impressed with the portion sizes. Thank you for your feedback about the calamari -...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I've never tried anything there but the hibachi but it is great food with the typical great entertainment from the chefs. They always make it fun and the food is always spot on.

Thank spartyon10
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We went there with a Groupon. Even with the coupon it is still expensive. We certainly were entertained and the rice was some of the best I ever had. The other food was good . Realize that they fill you up with carbs and then...More

Thank Swandawg
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Enjoyed our time at Sagano. The cook was very entertaining and I was pleasantly surprised with the portions as compared to similar restaurants. You receive both rice and noodles. I only gave 4 stars as I think they went heavy on the garlic as we...More

Thank foodie_0928
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We had reserved two tables for 20 people for my nieces graduation. First, we couldn't bring in a cake...? Second, they would not seat is until the 20th person showed up even though we knew his order etc. The fried rice was mediocre and not...More

1  Thank stellaluna02
James T, Owner at Sagano, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you for visiting us and taking the time to leave us your feedback. We're sorry you had a less than perfect experience during your niece's graduation party. It is our policy to not allow any outside food or beverages to be brought in, and...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

The chefs are great -- food is among the freshest and portions are among the most generous of any area Japanese steakhouse. But no sushi! This is a bit disappointing, but the quality of the food makes up for this. There are times when the...More

Thank tonyshepherd
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Response from MarciaPete | Reviewed this property |
No clue but Bluefin is better!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 W Main St, Brighton, MI 48116-1526
    (Mill Pond Ln.)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +1 810-220-2800
  • E-mail
Sagano Brighton boasts 7,500 square feet of restaurant space, complete with twelve Hibachi tables for you dining enjoyment. Your dinner party will enjoy a skilled Hibachi chef preparing your meal right before your eyes! This is an experience you will truly never forget, and is ideal for all kinds of celebrations. Four of these Hibachi tables are located in the Steakhouse's semi-private dining area, where we can accommodate parties of up to forty people. Our Bistro side is perfect for a quicker, quieter meal, offering the finest in sushi and other prepared items in a casual dining atmosphere. Our sushi menu is extensive, but feel free to ask for our Chef's Special and the Sushi Chef will create a one-of-a-kind item that will please your eyes as well as your palate! We look forward to serving you and your party soon.
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