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Ciao Amici's

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217 W Main St, Brighton, MI 48116-1523
+1 810-227-9000
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 

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Thank MaryAnn W
South Lyon, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 

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Thank lshfame
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 

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Thank Wolfgang B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 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.

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Thank Donald A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

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

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Thank Matt and Becky R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 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.

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Thank Ppaintguy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 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

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Thank Nicki F
Fenton, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 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!

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Thank hls48430
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016

We recently went to eat here during the holiday season. The restaurant was beautifully decorated for Christmas. The service was excellent and the food was wonderful. This was my first visit to this restaurant and it may now be my favorite restaurant in Brighton. The group I was with ordered a variety of foods (veal, seafood and chicken) and all... More 

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Thank Flipper029
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

Ordered salmon with polenta as I had not had salmon in a long time. The salmon was colorless and much gray on the bottom. The polenta was only ok. Had not been there in s few years. Hard to believe any worthwhile chef would let the salmon leave the kitchen in that state. My husband ordered pasta with shrimp and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $20
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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?