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Golden Egg

960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
+1 603-436-0519
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (25 reviews)
“coffee cake” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 2:00 pmAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Not only does the Egg have all the regular options but has unusual specials such as the Backed Haddock omelet and others. The price is very affordable but prepare to wait in a line on weekends. Yum!

Thank Mike5981
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Good service and quaint atmosphere decorated with eggs and chickens of course. Good coffee and my husband liked his feta, chicken sausage and spinach omelette. My quiche was a small portion and just okay but the home fries were great. Lots of people had pastries...More

Thank jvangets
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

If you are heading to Granite State Whale Watching, or just visiting the area, this place serves a great breakfast! Excellent service, many options, including Gluten Free muffins and breads. The blueberry pancakes and the omelette were very good. The bowl of fresh fruit was...More

Thank Angie H
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This is a great way to start off your day, I know it is one of my kids favorite way to start the day. I have been here many times. I have never disliked anything at this 'breakfast joint." The only problem is that you...More

Thank Tim3771
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Had a very good breakfast at te Golden Egg. Their quiche was delicious and came with red bliss potato home fries or beans. My companion had hash and eggs and was not sure if it was home made or not, but it was grilled. The...More

Thank em-T-sails
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The Golden Egg is a popular, busy breakfast place not too far outside of downtown Portsmouth. The menu is pretty standard for a New England breakfast place but the food was delicious.

Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed 21 August 2017

It was convenient to where I was 1 morning several weeks ago so I tried it for the very first time . It was very busy and from what I hear a popular place . I had scrambled eggs toast and hash and coffee. My...More

Thank 53jerryz
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This is a must if you are in the area. Delicious home cooked food and the staff is extraordinary! It smelled like my grandmother's kitchen which is a favorite memory as a kid. Very family oriented. Huge portions and even great coffee which isn't always...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

The Golden Egg is located a few minutes from downtown Portsmouth. It was well worth the drive. They are open daily from 6-2. Their menu offered a nice variety of breakfast and lunch entrees. The restaurant's dining area was fairly small and offered seating at...More

Thank Joyflnoise
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Small place , always a line. But they get them in and out pretty quickly. We sat at the counter. You even have to wait for the counter. Well worth it though. We had an awesome waitress. I think her name was Judy.I got a...More

Thank Dibird50
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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