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42270 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48375-1836
+1 248-380-9850
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“udon” (27 reviews)
“grilled fish” (7 reviews)
“sushi” (49 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
42270 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48375-1836
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1 - 10 of 122 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am not the best connoisseur of Japanese resturants. My travel companion wanted to eat here. Very authentic. It was a little small. Much variety.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I found this gem of a Japanese restaurant in the most unlikely place. Upon arrival at this small quaint restaurant on a Monday evening, I was optimistic that this restaurant was not going to disappoint. There was a line of people waiting for tables but...More

Thank gogglespisano007
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I moved away 6 1/2 years ago and the only place that I can't seem to forget is Ajishin. I come back to visit my family once a year or ever other year and I will make a point to visit this restaurant every chance...More

Thank Suzie Q
Reviewed 18 July 2017

On July 13th, 2017 we chose Ajishin for a business luncheon with our valued customer. There were six (6) members in our luncheon group. The seating is somewhat limited in this facility. While the wait was lengthy (approx. 30 minutes), the food was well-worth the...More

Thank Scot A
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We have been going to Ajishin for many years. The place is always very good and very tasty. The restaurant does not change it's standard! Food is always freshly prepared and delivered to the table in a very timely fashion. Very nice menu. The staff...More

Thank Joshua B
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We selected this as top of the tripadvisor list, being in Novi for business. All japanese personnel, do not serve alcohol, and many japanese people eating at the table...a good sign for good japanese food. We had to wait 5 minutes to be seated, then...More

Thank Rob H
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We usually try different sushi restaurants on Fridays and this one is near us. My husband got there at 7:15 and was told the wait would be 30 minutes for 3 people. We were still waiting at 45 minutes, which I can understand on a...More

Thank Catherine K
Reviewed 14 April 2017

...and that's why it's not surprising to find a line outside of the place waiting for them to open for dinner! It's a bit small inside for the amount of traffic they seem to get, but the food is ALWAYS worth waiting for. We've only...More

Thank Brian J
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Ajishin is definitely the best sushi place in greater Detroit area. They provide traditional sushi, and udon at very reasonable price. Ingredients are always very fresh. Their grilled fish combo and chirashi combo are something you really need to try. They do have a long...More

Thank Nam V
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We went in for lunch, I have been on this place a few times. The food was good but the place was too small. They ought to expand the room, rent the store nextdoor and make it bigger. They said customers lined up far out...More

Thank Richard C
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Samuel G
15 March 2017|
Response from Richard C | Reviewed this property |
Yrs, they have.
19 May 2016|
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Response from Joe M | Reviewed this property |
They certainly serve beer...not sure about sake or wine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42270 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48375-1836
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Novi
  • Phone Number: +1 248-380-9850
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