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Golden Egg

960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
+1 603-436-0519
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (28 reviews)
“coffee cake” (6 reviews)
“home fries” (14 reviews)
Closes in 4 min
6:00 am - 2:00 pm Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Kind of oldie and not very clean. Breakfast was goood! It needs some update and definitely wi-fi access.

Thank mariorios08
Reviewed 1 week ago

Saturday morning we were halfway home to Maine (from Boston) and were getting hungry... I googled"Best Breakfast in Portsmouth" (NH), and "The Golden Egg" came up... It's a little off the beaten path, but the GPS found it no problem... I had the Eggs Benedict,...More

Thank archiedelver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant seems to always be busy and for good reason. Their food is wonderful and they have Gluten Free options. Parking can be a problem BUT definetely worth the wait. Great cup of coffee and good natured HARD working servers.

Thank Compass598988
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here, having found it by accident. The parking lot was full, and that's usually a good sign. I'm glad did. The food was great and the sweetest ladies were working there! We'd go back.

Thank Emilou325
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love the Golden Egg! Great menu. Delicious breakfast. Beautiful area. Make sure you take a ride around the area after your amazing meal. Perfect New England unhurried sea coast. Eggs Sagamore is the bomb.

Thank Mamanenya
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at the Wentworth and a local recommended Golden Egg as the best casual breakfast restaurant. The menu is extensive and the servers are fast and attentive. It felt like at least half the patrons were repeat customers and lived locally. The portions...More

Thank 235danp
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I went with family (small children) and experienced wonderful service from the friendly and accommodating staff. The menu is creative and food is delicious! We tried the pancakes, breakfast sandwiches, omelets and eggs benedict-all tasty and well prepared. Small location and is always busy in...More

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We live very near The Golden Egg in Portsmouth so it's a favorite spot of ours. We mostly go there for their awesome breakfasts. Great local establishment with lots of local color. Just across the Sagamore Creek bridge coming from downtown Portsmouth.

Thank jamesleetn
Reviewed 8 September 2018

My wife and I were meeting a family with two young children. As we arrived before they did we went inside and asked for a table for 6. In many places the response would be short and unfriendly: 'you have to wait until everyone is...More

Thank HughDonovan
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Super low-key old school family restaurant. My family of 4 including 2 teens ate here for breakfast one morning. We loved it. Really an outstanding breakfast with very fresh and delicious eggs. Fantastic friendly service and great value. Highly recommended.

Thank Susan B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-436-0519
The Golden Egg has been serving fresh, homemade breakfast and lunch since 1983! Everything is homemade. Our menu includes eggs, omelettes, pancakes, waffles, french toast, eggs benedict (many different varieties), muffins, fruit, homemade granola, etc. We have specials that change based on available ingredients. The result is the freshest breakfast with outstanding variety for a great dining experience.
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