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312 W Main St, Brighton, MI 48116-1526
+1 810-220-2800
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried rice” (9 reviews)
“sushi” (17 reviews)
“chicken” (11 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
312 W Main St, Brighton, MI 48116-1526
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago 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

Thank stellaluna02
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

The kids want to eat here probably because of the show but when you look at the meat there's no marbling minute they bury everything with those sauces and everything so everything taste the same they use the cheapest cuts of everythingMore

Thank lakehouse-76
James T, Owner at Sagano, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

We're so sorry you were unimpressed with the quality of our meats on your recent visit to Sagano. Please know that your feedback has been heard and will be discussed with our management team. Thank you for visiting us, and we hope you'll come back...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Went there with ten family members for two of our grandson's birthdays (13 and 9). We also had a four year old and six year old and the adults had as much fun as the children. Our chef was very entertaining and the food was...More

Thank aimeekronberger
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I am currently in London and all I can think about is my reservation to Sagano. I am a regular at this place and highly recommend. Best place in town

Thank Jenna S
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We made reservations for a late afternoon dinner for my moms birthday party. While there was only three of us we were seated pretty quickly even though we were early by 20 minutes. The server did a great job getting everything set and ensures we...More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We went to Saugano for my daughter's birthday. It is a fairly typical teppan-Yaki. The chef was fun. I appreciated that they serve served rice and also noodles. I also like that I could get three choices with my meal instead of two. I had...More

Thank colink711
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Went to Sagano's for a birthday lunch this past weekend and really enjoyed our visit. The food was excellent, the chef was very entertaining and with their lunch prices it was a great value.

Thank Ron H
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I have been there the food was awesome just wondering what kiND of noodles u serve with the dinners
12 November 2016|
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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
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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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