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Akagi Japanese Restaurant

1754 Central Park Dr, Okemos, MI 48864-1148
+1 517-347-7333
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
24 Jun 2018
“Old timey cafe with the right touches”
11 Mar 2018
“Hiroshima is coming back!”
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Japanese, Asian, Sushi
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1754 Central Park Dr, Okemos, MI 48864-1148
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

Never mind the plastic flowers because the food is a good value and more authentic than a lot of “Japanese” restaurants serving up sushi and sashimi. Oyakodonburi was cooked just right with onions, bamboo, mirin and sake I hazard a guess, just like grannie made....More

Thank yosconnie
Reviewed 11 March 2018

When Akagi first opened, Hiroshi-San was the sushi chef and teacher... He left the restaurant in good hands when he left to go back to Japan but he is coming back... The place is set for remodelling to include a sushi bar upon his return......More

Thank George H
Reviewed 4 February 2018

The restaurant was very nice. Mood was calm, music was very relaxing. The ladies who took care of us were so nice. They were very polite, attentive, without hovering over us. The Yakisoba was good. I would definitely go back again. The ratings wouldn't work...More

Thank Kris W
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I was attending a conference in Okemos over the weekend and found this restaurant on Trip Advisor. My companion lived in Tokyo for 2 years and was craving good Japanese food. When the food came he exclaimed, "This is authentic Japanese". I had the Sushi...More

Thank George G
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Not much to say. Good food and atmosphere in a tiny location. Portions appeared small but we were full when we finished eating.

Thank 717KarenSA
Reviewed 8 March 2016

small local authentic Japanese restaurant. Lovely couple. They make authentic excellent Japanese food. We love it and have gone back numerous times. Highly recommend

Thank don k
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We joined another couple before a Wharton Center event. I based the selection on Trip Advisor rankings, and the ranking was spot on. This is a tiny restaurant, but the service and food were very good. We were seated quickly and offered drinks. We ordered...More

1  Thank Rrileyadams
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were visiting our daughter and she knows how he love Japanese so she took us here. The food was great! Very authentic with nice atmosphere.

Thank mckinneyzoo
Reviewed 28 June 2015

I lived in Japan for many years, and really love Japanese food. I have been going to Akagi for many years, and have always had a very pleasant experience. The current owner worked at the restaurant under the previous owner, and has maintained the same...More

1  Thank babette1
Reviewed 31 May 2015

We love his small family restaurant where the owners focus on authentic Japanese dishes and not on luxurious surroundings. They serve food we used to eat when we lived in Japan, and it tastes just as good if not better. The wait staff is attentive,...More

Thank Judy R
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1754 Central Park Dr, Okemos, MI 48864-1148
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ingham County  >  Okemos
  • Phone Number: +1 517-347-7333
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