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Maisano's Italian Restaurant

#29 of 155 Restaurants in Novi
Certificate of Excellence
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26139 Novi Rd, Novi, MI 48375-1140
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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177 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

We were 4 friends. Seated promptly in a back corner. The food was terrific and plentiful. I had eggplant parm., my husband had spaghetti and meatballs. Our waitress Alex (female) was not very attentive. Forgot to bring dressings for our salads. Did not refill our water glasses. I requested an extra napkin, never got it. Our friends remarked how she... More 

Thank Computernana
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

We ate here with another family, kids and adults enjoyed their food. Chicken Marsala best I've ever had! Service was excellent. We'll be back next time we're in the area.

1 Thank almostforty
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

Service was very good. Waitress was friendly, and very knowledgeable of the menu, and specials. Food was good. It was very noisy, and could not hear the waitress, or ourselves talk. This was our 30th anniversary, and we were from Ohio, visiting family. Thought it would be nice to have dinner in an authentic Italian restaurant. But kind a disappointed... More 

Thank Chris B
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Wow. All these good reviews lead me to believe we just hit a bad night. Came in and were pleased that they did their best to get us seated in about 15 minutes. VERY crowded and noisy... Why do people scream at people sitting 3 feet away? I'll never understand. Lol. Party ordered wine - I ordered espresso which was... More 

Thank Joe P
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Visited with work colleagues. Great Italian cuisine, attentive, friendly staff. Check out the specials board for some great dishes. On my list of must visits when I'm over from the UK.

Thank Ian W
LaGrange, Georgia
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87 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

Wonderful meal on a cold night! The pasta was amazing and the staff was great - even making a cocktail for a friend that was not on the menu. The appetizers were great and I can't wait to get back again.

Thank aregier
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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229 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

Several of my friends, while attending the Michigan Golf Show went to Maisano's and it's a small place in a little strip mall area, but really wonderful food. We had chicken Parm, Lasagna, Chicken Marinaro and caeser Salad. Wine selection is huge and you can't go wrong eating here!

1 Thank Dick B
Novi, Michigan
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

Great family restaurant. Entree are $11-$15 each. A little noisy for a quiet couple dinner but fine for kids. Lots of families their. Very friendly atmosphere. Service a bit slow on a busy Saturday night but food is good. Soups are excellent clearly homemade. Sauce is good. Lasagna is a winner. Homemade fresh blue berry bread is a winner with... More 

4 Thank Peter W
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57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

Went here for my daughter's birthday. We had a new waitress, so a few things went wrong. They have a very good menu of Italian Food. My husband got a steak and it was just so so. Stick with the typical Italian food here. Was very busy so make an reservation. Prices were very good, so I would try again.

Thank sunnylooker
River Falls, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

I dined solo at Maisano's while traveling to the area for business. The service was a bit slow at first - I had to wait a bit to be seated and when I stated I was dining alone, the hostess seemed a bit confused and had to ask where one person could be seated. Once seated, it took longer than... More 

Thank Ashley B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Italian, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26139 Novi Rd, Novi, MI 48375-1140
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Novi
  • Phone Number: 248-348-1647

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