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312 W Main St, Brighton, MI 48116-1526 (Mill Pond Ln.)
+1 810-220-2800
11:30 - 21:30
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Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Mon - Wed 17:00 - 21:30
Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Milford, Michigan
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

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 excellent, as I had a taste of everything. The steak, scallops, shrimp were melt in... More 

Thank aimeekronberger
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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 were able to get the birthday dessert, song and picture with the chef. The chef... More 

Thank Steven B
Dexter, Michigan
Level Contributor
24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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 lobster scallop and fillet and it was delicious. They don't use the typical ginger dressing... More 

Thank colink711
Gregory, Michigan
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78 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
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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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We had a reservation at 7:30, were not seated until 7:50. We were trying to make the best of it for our 5 year old's birthday. Mind you, it was a Tuesday night. We were told we were told the were waiting for people to get up. When they sat us, we were offered an appetizer and Tiffany told us... More 

Thank Andrea C
James T, Owner at Sagano, responded to this review

Hi Andrea, thank you for visiting us and taking the time to leave us a review. We're so sorry for keeping you waiting so long on your child's birthday. Please accept our sincerest apologies for the way this was handled, and please know that we are addressing this incident with our staff. We do hope you'll come back again sometime... More 

Level Contributor
84 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Better for groups than couples as it is noisy, but in a good way. Excellent service. Friendly. Entertaining. Tasty food. We had the chicken hibachi and the beef hibachi meals. The shrimp appetizer we ordered was a waste though. Reasonably priced meals considering the large portions.

Thank pbk96
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61 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a great place to eat and have fun with family or friends. Sagano chefs are great at entertaining while cooking your food Japanese hibachi style. Kids, teens and adults will be engaged and enjoy. Food was very good. Be sure to make a reservation ahead of time.

Thank mjw1224
James T, Owner at Sagano, responded to this review

Thank you so much for visiting us and taking the time to leave us a review. We're so pleased to hear you like what we have to offer and thoroughly enjoyed your meal and overall experience. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Fenton, Michigan
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We were a group of 12 so we had the whole station & both chefs to ourselves and we all got the meal for two specials... YUM!! Lives the show they put on while preparing & that they keep us involved, especially the birthday "kid". Food was awesome & so we the leftovers the next day. We've been here for... More 

Thank hls48430
James T, Owner at Sagano, responded to this review

Thank you for being such a loyal guest! We're so glad to hear your group had such a great experience at Sagano, and we're thrilled that we helped to make your son's birthday meal a success. Thank you for visiting us, and we hope to see you again soon! More 

Brighton, Michigan
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113 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

My teen was treated to dinner with friends. They were told there we no reservations made, which was a total lie, I did it personally. They got the cake at the end of dinner, oh, guess they remembered that but not the reservation? Made the group of girls wait for over a half hour for a table. Not professional, and... More 

Thank Tansy2015
James T, Owner at Sagano, responded to this review

We're so sorry for your daughter's experience, Tansy. It's clear there was a miscommunication on our part, and we truly apologize for this mix-up. We do hope you'll reconsider giving us another chance someday. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, 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
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?