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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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960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
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Reviewed 3 days ago 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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food I had eggs, bacon, and hash browns they were excellent. Fresh Orange Juice too! My nephew had blueberry pancakes with real maple syrup and loved them. Great Service!

Thank y0da1974
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 14 July 2017

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 10 July 2017

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 27 June 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

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