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Golden Egg

960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
+1 603-436-0519
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
06:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
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Reviewed yesterday

The Golden Egg is a "Local Favorite" breakfast and lunch restaurant near Sagamore Creek and the Freedom Boat Club of Portsmouth. Breakfast offerings include omelets, eggs any style, eggs Benedict, waffles, French toast, pancakes, muffins, homemade granola, and fruit. The luncheon menu features soups, salads,...More

Thank Maurene_K
Reviewed 6 days ago

I visited the Golden Egg on a short visit to Portsmouth on my way home from Maine. The staff here is some of most friendly I have ever encountered. They were extremely attentive and the food was outstanding! I had their blueberry cake with homemade...More

Thank Amanda D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I understand that there is often a long line for the Golden Egg. We arrived late on a Sunday, and were able to get seated immediately. The omelettes were fluffy with very tasty fillings, or in one case toppings. All are served with home fries...More

Thank L9393NIrobertm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying at a nearby hotel and found this as it was on the way to town. The parking lot is packed with cars even on a weekday morning - a testament to how popular this place is. The waitresses are friendly and someone...More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 10 June 2017

My wife and I had breakfast here twice, the first to check it out and the second because we were ablolutely impressed by the omelet choices. The coffee was okay, the service was good, but the food was what made us come back.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 26 April 2017

local staple for great food and service...they do not take reservations stand in line and enjoy the real seacoast locals...food is great wait staff excellent...very popular!!!

Thank mdinola
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The epitome of a diner breakfast. Unlimited coffee, pancakes with anything you want in them, the BEST blueberry muffins I've ever had. No joke. If you arrive on a weekend morning after 9am, you'll have to wait. But it's worth it. Or just come on...More

Thank JM1028
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Breakfasted here. Many different omelettes on the menu and they were excellent. The restaurant is very busy but service is fast. Great place for breakfast.

Thank dmount2001
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Great place for a hearty breakfast. Love the home made toast and took a slice of coconut cake for later. Originally ordered biscuit but it wasn't what I call a southern biscuit so opted out for toast. Priced in line with the other places in...More

Thank Bobby G
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I love meeting friends for breakfast and The Golden Egg has become one of my favorite spots. The atmosphere was immediately welcoming. As soon as we were seated coffee (or whatever your choice) was offered and delivered. I immediately appreciated the fact that our conversation...More

Thank Jeffrey Z
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
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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