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Ciao Amici's

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217 W Main St, Brighton, MI 48116-1523
+1 810-227-9000
11:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a Friday during Lent on a whim and there were at least ten no meat/fish entrees with one special, an grilled amberjack, that was excellent. I would go back in a heartbeat.

Thank Syzygy35
Brighton, Michigan, United States
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner Sunday night with friends at this restaurant which is quite popular in the area and looks very nice from the exterior, has on-site and convenient parking, and inside looks very nice and high-end. Not too noisy for those of us with hearing issues in some restaurants. Drinks mixed properly but wait service is slow. More importantly about service, I... More 

Thank DecisionMan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

We booked a table and decided to go over earlier just to see if we could get in. Place was packed so I have to believe many people like it. Since there was no place to sit or stand we told the maître d' we'd walk around. He offered to text us. After 30 minutes we walked over to Brighton... More 

Thank MaryAnn W
South Lyon, Michigan
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17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

As we walked the host was on the phone and too busy to look up and acknowledge us. Once seated our waitress was very preoccupied with another table. Another waiter came by to clear our empty dishes and ask us how our appetizer was. Fortunately the food was wonderful as usual. But it isn't pleasant to feel like we are... More 

Thank lshfame
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

This is a very nice restaurant to take a date to. Wood paneling, nice round booths, cosy interior. They also have a banquet facility downstairs, which holds ~100 people. Free parking right outside the restaurant is a plus, too. We have been to several highly recommended Italian restaurants in Chicago, which were not nearly as good as this one. Our... More 

Thank Wolfgang B
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12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We had our typical Christmas Eve dinner at Ciao Amici's for the 5th year in a row. Food and service was great. Be sure to try the deserts.

Thank Donald A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Best seafood pasta. My boys always get pizza and spaghetti. My oldest says the spaghetti is the best ever.

Thank Matt and Becky R
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187 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We really enjoy coming here for special occasions. The atmosphere is very nice and the staff have always been incredibly polite and attentive to their customers. The food is amazing and has always tastes very fresh. We will continue to return to this restaurant and enjoy more delicious food.

Thank Ppaintguy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Always a great place for food. The staff and owners are wonderful they make an awesome Spanish coffee too. I haven't been disappointed ever on my meal. The dessert is great to. A must go to place for family and couples and even events

Thank Nicki F
Fenton, Michigan
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Great food & awesome service!! A great place for special occasions, but a "little" too pricey for an every meal for me though!

Thank hls48430

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 W Main St, Brighton, MI 48116-1523
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +1 810-227-9000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?