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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%
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“pancakes” (25 reviews)
“home fries” (11 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A family breakfast with gluten free choices. Good service and it was a busy morning.The quality of the food served to all seven of us was excellent.

Thank Graham N
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wonderful homemade breakfast. We had the cardamom coffee cake which was so good. Ate here twice because it was just so nice

Thank proudrose
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Where the locals go, including me! Tried this place for the first time in a very long time when my power was out due to the recent windstorm. Service was excellent. Very pleasant server. Nice piping hot coffee with multiple refills. Food is very good...More

Thank 377david1212
Reviewed 10 October 2017

always prompt service and good food. lots of locals. parking can be diffficult. Good variety on menue

Thank daniel6552016
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This was a nice little place to grab breakfast! Obviously a locals eatery, and we like that, locals do not eat a bad restaurants!! The waitress was friendly, the food was good. Portions decent, prices good. No complaints. I would eat there again if we...More

Thank peecee27
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Don't ask me to explain why my wife and I rarely eat breakfast at home but always enjoy sampling and comparing breakfasts when traveling. For example, my wife loves to compare French Toast and Belgian waffles while I am an Eggs Benedict and corned beef...More

1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 2 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 31 August 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
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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